Joan Rivers

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  • Birth Name: Joan Alexandra Molinsky
  • Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 06/08/1933, Gemini
  • Date of Death: 09/04/2014
  • Profession: TV host;actor; writer
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Joan Rivers’ Doctor Steps Down in Wake of Star’s Death

The gastroenterologist who performed Joan Rivers' endoscopy has stepped down, reports ABC News.

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Joan Rivers: The 7 Most Endearing Anecdotes from The Hollywood Reporter's Oral History

Tributes have been pouring in for Joan Rivers since the comedienne died on Sept. 4 at the age of 81. Among her fans, Rivers was known for her abrasive humor and brash commentary, but among those closest to her, Rivers was known for her kindness, loyalty and early brand of feminism.

The Hollywood Reporter recently compiled comments from two dozen current and former colleagues of Rivers into a career-spanning oral history. Here are the seven most telling excerpts from the piece:

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Report: Joan Rivers Stopped Breathing During Unscheduled Throat Biopsy

Could Joan Rivers' death have been prevented?

Rivers may have stopped breathing during an unscheduled throat biopsy that cut off her air supply, according to a damning report in the New York Daily News.

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Credits

Year Title Description
2014 Geraldo Rivera Reports TV Show Series, Subject (person only)
2014 Just For Laughs TV Show Series, Host
2014 Joan Rivers Remembered TV Show Series, Subject (person only)
2013 Whoopi Goldberg Presents Moms Mabley TV Show Series, Remarks by
2012 Joan Rivers TV Show Series, Performer

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Joan Rivers Will Appear Posthumously on the New Season of Celebrity Apprentice

The late Joan Rivers was known as quite the busy body. So it makes sense that even though the comedienne passed away on Sept. 4, fans haven't seen the last of her yet.

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Sarah Jessica Parker, Hugh Jackman, Other Celebs Attend Joan Rivers’ Funeral

Joan Rivers' funeral Sunday in New York City was a star-studded event — and, by all accounts, exactly the kind of glitzy, laugh-filled celebration she would have wanted.

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Joan Rivers' Funeral to Feature a Red Carpet

Joan Rivers' funeral is getting the red carpet treatment, just like the comedienne wanted it.

According to The Insider with Yahoo, not only will Rivers' NYC funeral on Sunday feature a red carpet, but it will also be buried with the comedy legend at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Los Angeles.

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Look Back on the Unconventional Life of Joan Rivers

Legendary comedienne Joan Rivers passed away on Thursday, Sept. 4 at the age of 81. Get all the latest updates on her death and the many tributes paid to the late comic... read more

Joan Rivers' Funeral Set for Sunday

Joan Rivers will be laid to rest on Sunday in New York City, Entertainment Weekly reports.

The service will be held at Temple Emanu-El. "It is a terribly sad day for all of us," Emanu-El  rabbi Joshua M. Davidson said in a statement to the magazine. "We mourn with... read more

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