|  Share | Cite

Gilda Radner

Born: 6/28/1946
Birthplace: Detroit

Emmy Award-winning television, film and stage comedienne who is best remembered for her appearances on Saturday Night Live (1975–80). Her regular characters on the show included Ba Ba Wawa, Roseanne Rosanna-Dana and Emily Litella. She died of ovarian cancer after authoring a book on her battle with the disease.

She was married to

Gene Wilder

(Jerome Silberman)
actor, comedian
Born: 6/11/1935
Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Died: 5/20/1989

RadioheadRBen Raeburn

More on Gilda Radner from Infoplease:

  • Gilda Radner - Biography of Gilda Radner, The early Saturday Night Live star who played Roseanne Roseannadanna
  • Barbara Walters - Biography of Barbara Walters, 20/20 veteran and host of ABC's The View
  • Lorne Michaels - Biography of Lorne Michaels, Creator of TV's Saturday Night Live
  • Gene Wilder - Biography of Gene Wilder, Frizzy-haired star of Blazing Saddles and Young Frankenstein
  • Michigan - Information on Michigan — map of Michigan, economy, government, culture, state map and flag, major cities, points of interest, famous residents, state motto, symbols, nicknames, and other trivia.