Madeline Kahn

Movie Actress

Birthday September 29, 1942

Birth Sign Libra

Birthplace Boston, MA

DEATH DATE Dec 3, 1999 (57)

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Actress whose credits include History of the World, Part I, Blazing Saddles, and Young Frankenstein. She amassed over 40 acting credits throughout her lengthy acting career. She was also featured on the soundtrack of over 15 projects during her career. 

Before Fame

She studied drama, music and speech therapy at Hofstra University.


She played the mysterious widow, Mrs. White, in the film Clue. Her last role was on the TV series Cosby, in which she starred from 1996 to 1999.

Family Life

She married John Hansbury in October 1999.

Associated With

She was in a number of movies directed by Mel Brooks.