Madonna is Born

Madonna (born Madonna Louise Ciccone; August 16, 1958), is an American recording artist, actress and entrepreneur.

Born in Bay City, Michigan and raised in Rochester Hills, Michigan, she moved to New York City in 1977, for a career in modern dance. After performing as a member of the pop musical groups Breakfast Club and Emmy, she released her self-titled debut album, Madonna in 1983 on Sire Records.