Joan Rivers Net Worth

How much is Joan Rivers worth?

Net Worth:$150 Million
Date of Birth:June 8, 1933
Date of Death:September 4, 2014 (81 years old)
Height:1.58 m, 5 ft 2 in
Profession:TV Show Host
Joan Rivers Net Worth:
$150 Million

Joan Rivers was an American comedian, actress, author, producer, businesswoman, and talk show host, best remembered by the public as the hostess of The Joan Rivers Show (1989), Fashion Police (2002) and Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best? (2011). She won a Daytime Emmy for The Joan Rivers Show in 1990. As a writer, she authored 12 best-selling books and three LP comedy albums under her own name: Mr. Phyllis And Other Funny Stories, The Next To Last Joan Rivers Album, and What Becomes A Semi-Legend Most?. In 1984, she was nominated for a Grammy Award for her album What Becomes a Semi-Legend Most?; and was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for her performance of the title role in Sally Marr…and Her Escorts in 1994. Born Joan Alexandra Molinsky on June 8, 1933, in Brooklyn, New York, to Russian Jewish immigrants Beatrice and Meyer C. Molinsky, she had one older sister, Barbara, who passed away on June 3, 2013 at age 82. She earned her bachelor’s degree in English literature and anthropology from Barnard College in New York City in 1954. She was married to Edgar Rosenberg and James Bennat Sanger. She died on September 4, 2014 at the age of 81.

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During her entire career, Joan was popular for her controversial and comedic acting among the fans. She started her career with a small role in a play in the late 1960s. She performed at lots of comedy clubs in the starting days that include The Gaslight Café and The Bitter End. Her first TV appearance was on The Tonight Show in 1965.

Personal Life

She never success when it comes to marriage life. The first marriage of this talented actress takes place in 1955 with James Sanger that lasts less than a year. Her second marriage occurred on 15 July 1965 to Edgar Rosenberg, with whom she had a daughter named Melissa Rivers. However, her second husband kills himself in 1987 just after four days when Rivers asked for a divorce. She also had a grandson Edgar Cooper who was born in 2000.

Inspirational Quotes by Joan Rivers

I am never honored. My career is hilarious to me. I am either under the radar or over the radar.

Joan Rivers

What are people going to do? Fire me? I've been fired before. Not book me? I've been out of work before. I don't care.

Joan Rivers

Forty for you, sixty for me. And equal partners we will be.

Joan Rivers

Every television show you go on is a choice.

Joan Rivers

I knew I was an unwanted baby when I saw that my bath toys were a toaster and a radio.

Joan Rivers