Events in the Life of Madonna

By cluna
  • Birthdate of Madonna

    Birthdate of Madonna
    Madonna Louise Ciccone was born on August 16th 1958 in Bay City, Michigan ("Timeline of events in the life of Madonna").
  • Father remarries to Joan Gustafson

    Joan Gustafson becomes Madonna's stepmother ("Madonna, A biography").
  • Madonna's Mother dies

    Madonna's mother dies of breast cancer ("Timeline of events in the life of Madonna").
  • Madonna takes up a different name

    Madonna takes up a different name
    Madonna is confirmed into the Catholic Church, and takes up the name of Veronica ("Madonna, A biography").
  • Madonna's stepmother adopts

    Joan Gustafson & Madonna's father adopts
  • Wins a dance scholarship to the University of Michigan!

    Wins a dance scholarship to the University of Michigan!
    Goes to the University of Michigan under a dance sholarship in Ann Arbor, Michigan ("Timeline of events in the life of Madonna").
  • Madonna Wins her first grammy award

    Madonna Wins her first grammy award
    Madonna's 1st number one single wins her a grammy award!
  • Works Cited Pages

    http://www.people.com/people/madonna/biography
    Madonna a Biography by Mary Cross
    Pictures from ("google.com/madonna+images").
    "Symbols" (umich.edu/~umfandsf/symbolismproject/symbolism.html/s)