Gilda Radner was an American comedian and actress who had a net worth equal to $4 million at the time of her death in 1989 (after adjusting for inflation). Gilda Radner was born in Detroit, Michigan in June 1946 and passed away in May 1989. She was best known for being an original cast member on the NBC sketch television series Saturday Night Live.
She started as a weather girl for a college radio station before starring in a stage production of Godspell in 1972. She joined the Toronto Second City comedy troupe and became a featured player on the National Lampoon Radio Hour. She became one of the Not Ready for Prime Time Players on Saturday Night Live and was the first performer cast for the show. From 1975 to 1980 she starred on SNL playing characters such as Baba Wawa and Roseanne Roseannadanna. She battled with bulimia and dated cast mate Bill Murray. In 1979 she starred in a one-woman show on Broadway called Gilda Radner – Live From New York. Radner won a Primetime Emmy Award in 1978 for Saturday Night Live and received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2003 at 6801 Hollywood Boulevard. She was married to SNL bandleader G.E. Smith from 1980 to 1982 and actor Gene Wilder from 1984 until her death. She was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 1986 and passed away from it on May 20, 1989 at the age of 42.
|Net Worth:||$4 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Jun 28, 1946 – May 20, 1989 (42 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)|
|Profession:||Comedian, Actor, Screenwriter|
|Nationality:||United States of America|