Thurs., 9/4/14, Outside Joan Rivers' East 62nd St. Manhattan home, getty
Joan Rivers with Johnnie Carson, April 25, 1986.
"Joan attended Adelphi Academy in
Brooklyn, Connecticut College for Women and Barnard College. A member of
Phi Beta Kappa, she graduated in 1954 with a degree in English.
Dreaming of an acting career, she worked in the publicity department at
Lord & Taylor and was a fashion coordinator for the Bond clothing
stores. Her marriage to James Sanger, the son of the Bond stores’
merchandiser, was annulled after six months in the 1950s. She married
Mr. Rosenberg in 1965. Melissa was their only child. She survives Ms.
Rivers along with a grandson, Cooper."...9/4/14, "Joan Rivers, a Comic Stiletto Quick to Skewer, Is Dead at 81," NY Times, Robert D. McFadden. image from thecomicscomic.
#RIP Joan Rivers