• Madonna's brith

    Madonna's brith
    Madonna Luise Ciccone is bron in Bay City, Michigan, on August 16.
  • Madonna's mom dies

    Madonna's mom dies
    Mother, Madonna Fortin, dies of breast cancer when Madonna is five years old.
  • Begins studying dance

    Begins studying dance
    Begins studying dance on scholarship at University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.
  • Drops out of college

    Drops out of college
    Dorps out of college to move to New York City, studies dance with Pearl Iang.
  • First singel

    First singel
    Madonna's first single "Everybody" is released.
  • Begins frist tour

    Begins frist tour
    Begins frist tour, The Virgin Tour, for the second album, Like a Virgin. Married atcor Sean Penn.
  • First baby

    First baby
    Maria Ciccone Leon born in LA.
  • Gloden Globe

    Gloden Globe
    Wins Golden Hlobe for best actress in Evita.
  • Moves

    Moves to London, England.
  • Baby number two

    Baby number two
    Gives birth to second child, Rocco Ciccone, in LA; Marries English director Guy Ritchie in Dornoch, Scotland.