Madonna Ciccone (born August 16, 1958), better known as Madonna, is an American singer, songwriter, actress, director, dancer and entrepreneur who has sold more than 300 million records worldwide and is recognized as the world's best-selling female recording artist in history by the Guinness World Records.
She hosted Saturday Night Live on November 9, 1985 and appeared as a musical guest on January 16, 1993 where she performed "Fever" and "Bad Girl." Additionally after her performance of "Bad Girl," she imitated Sinéad O'Connor's actions from earlier in the season by ripping a photo and yelling "Fight the real enemy" after her performance of "Bad Girl." The photo she used, however, was Joey Buttafuoco, and also appeared in the "Inaugural Gala" cold opening sketch. She also made cameos on October 11, 1986 during the "It Was All A Dream" sketch, on May 11, 1991 during the "Wayne's World" sketch, on February 22, 1992 as Liz Rosenberg during the "Coffee Talk" sketch and on October 3, 2009 during the "Deep House Dish" sketch. She appeared alongside Justin Timerberlake and Jimmy Fallon on the 2013 Christmas Episode on December 21 in the "Barry Gibbs Show" Sketch.
She was also impersonated by Pamela Stephenson on the November 3, 1984 episode during the "Madonna Navel Accessories" sketch, by Janeane Garofalo on the December 3, 1994 episode during the "A Woman Exploited: The Madonna & Tom Arnold Story" sketch, by Molly Shannon on the October 26, 1996 episode during the "Church Chat" sketch, by Ana Gasteyer on the February 15, 1997 episode during the "Nightline" sketch and on the May 20, 2000 episode during the "Fun With Real Audio" sketch, by Joan Allen on the November 14, 1998 episode during the "VH1 Spirituality Awards" sketch, by Amy Poehler thrice from May 3, 2003 to February 14, 2004 and most recently by Kristen Wiig four times from April 4, 2009 to February 11, 2012.
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- Marilyn Monroe
- Princess Diana