Madonna Louise Ciccone, better known as Madonna, is an American singer, actress, songwriter, dancer, producer, director, and businesswoman. As of 2023, Madonna has a net worth of $860 million. She has been in the industry since 1979 and is primarily active in dance, electronica, and pop genres.
Madonna is one of the most important figures in pop culture and has been called the “QUEEN OF POP” on several occasions. She is also known for pushing the limits of creative expression in popular music, with complete control over every aspect of her business.
Madonna was born on August 16, 1958, and is 64 years old as of February 2023. She was born and raised in a well-settled Catholic Christian family in Bay City, Michigan, US. She holds American citizenship and believes in Judaism.
Madonna completed her early education at Sagrada Familia Regional School – North Campus Grades V3-5 and later at Rochester Adams High School in Michigan, USA.
Later, she attended and completed her graduation at the University of Michigan School of Music, Theater, and Dance in Michigan, USA. From her childhood, she was more interested in dancing, singing, and other extracurricular activities than her studies.
Madonna Louise Ciccone
Queen of Pop, The Queen of Songs, The Queen of Reinvention, The Material Girl, Esther, Mo, Maddy, and Madge
Date of Birth
16 August 1958
Bay City, Michigan, United States
64 Years Old
Italian, Canadian, and French Descent
Singer, Actress, Songwriter, Dancer, Record Producer, Director, and Businesswoman
Music Video: Madonna (1983) Film: Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)
Susan Thomas in Film, Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)
Holy Family Regional School – North Campus Grades V3-5, US Rochester Adams High School, Michigan, US
University of Michigan-School of Music, Theatre, & Dance in Michigan, United States
Madonna’s parents are Mr. Silvio Ciccone and Mrs. Madonna Louise Ciccone. By profession, her father is a design engineer and her mother is a housewife.
Madonna has seven siblings. She has three younger sisters: Paula Ciccone, Melanie Ciccone, and Jennifer Ciccone. She has two older brothers, Anthony Ciccone and Martin Ciccone, and two younger brothers, Christopher Ciccone and Mario Ciccone.
Husband and Children
Madonna’s marital status is Divorced. Her Madgesty is in a relationship with 23-year-old model Andrew Darnell. The age difference doesn’t seem to bother her 64-year-old, reports TMZ, and doesn’t appear to be a factor in deciding who she wants to date.
In 1985, she married Sean Penn, a producer and actor, but their relationship didn’t last long, and they finally divorced in 1989.
She later married Guy Ritchie in 2000, but the couple separated in 2008.
Madonna has six children, four of whom were adopted as David in 2006, Mercy in 2009, and twins Esther and Stella Mwale in 2017. She has a biological daughter, Lourdes, with her former partner Carlos Leon, and Rocco, with her second husband, Guy Ritchie.
Previously, Madonna has also dated Tony Ward, Basquiat, Warren Beatty, Lenny Kravitz, Tupac, Dennis Rodman, David Blaine, Vanilla Ice, Anthony Kiedis, Alex Rodriguez, Brahim Zaibat, and Timor Steffens.
Father: Silvio Ciccone Mother: Madonna Louise Ciccone
Brothers: Christopher Ciccone, Mario Ciccone, Anthony Ciccone, and Martin Ciccone Sisters: Melanie Ciccone, Paula Ciccone, and Jennifer Ciccone
Sean Penn (1985-1989) Guy Ritchie (2000-2008)
Tony Ward, Basquiat, Warren Beatty, Lenny Kravitz, Tupac, Dennis Rodman, Carlos Leon, David Blaine, Vanilla Ice, Anthony Kiedis, Alex Rodriguez, Brahim Zaibat, and Timor Steffens
Son: Rocco Ritchie (With Guy Ritchie) Daughter: Lourdes Leon (With her partner, Carlos Leon)
David Banda, Estere Ciccone, Stelle Ciccone, and Mercy James
Madonna is a beautiful woman with a charming personality and a sweet smile. She has a beautiful body with a curvy and slender figure measuring approximately 35-27-33 inches.
Madonna is 5 feet 5 inches tall and her body weighs about 54 kg. She has long and shiny blonde hair and beautiful, attractive green eyes.
5′ 5″ (1.67 m, 167 cm)
54 kg (119 lbs)
Madonna started her career in contemporary dance. In 1979, she played the role of Bruna in the feature film, “A Certain Sacrifice”. In 1982, she appeared in the music video, “Everybody”.
She released a studio album in 1983, “Madonna”. The same year, she also appeared in the music video, “Burning Up”, and took part in Madonna’s promotional show.
In 1984, she released the studio album, “Like a Virgin”. The same year, she also appeared in “Lucky Star” and “Borderline” music videos.
In 1985, she starred as a Club Singer in a feature film, “Vision Quest”, and as Susan Thomas in “Desperately Seeking Susan”. This year, she also starred as the Host (herself) of various sketches on the TV show, “Saturday Night Live”. Additionally, she also appeared in music videos like “Crazy for You”, “Material Girl”, “Gambler”, and “Into the Groove”. The same year, she also went on The Virgin tour and a charity concert, Live Aid.
In 1986, she released the studio album, “True Blue”. This year, she played the role of Gloria Tetlock in the film, “Shanghai Surprise”. She also performed as Lorraine in the theatre production of “Goose and Tom-Tom”. Also, she appeared as Herself on the TV show, “Saturday Night Live”.
Moreover, Madonna appeared in a Pepsi-Cola commercial to promote soft drinks. The same year, she also appeared in music videos, “Live to Tell”, “Papa Don’t Preach”, “True Blue”, and “Open Your Heart”.
From 1986 to 1987, she appeared in commercials for Mitsubishi to promote its Hi-Fi system/VHS tape recorder.
In 1987, she released a soundtrack album, “Who’s That Girl”. She also released a compilation called “You Can Dance”, and a promotional video, “It’s That Girl”. In the same year, she also starred as Nikki Finn in the feature film, “Who’s That Girl”.
Meanwhile, Madonna is currently working on her own biographical film and will be directing her film.
Awards and Achievements
Forbes named her the highest-paid female musician 11 times in the 1980s, 1990s, 2000s and 2010s.
She has sold more than 300 million records throughout the world.
Madonna has the most RIAA multi-platinum albums of any female artist, with her 12 releases.
According to Billboard Boxscore, she is the highest-grossing female touring artist of all time, earning over $1.376 billion between 1990 and 2020.