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Lady Gaga

Singer-Songwriter Lady Gaga
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Full Name: Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta
Profession: Singer-Songwriter

United States of America

Why Famous: Rose to prominence with her debut album The Fame (2008), a critical and commercial success.

Best known for her flamboyant and diverse contributions to the music industry via her fashion, live performances, and music videos.

She is one of the best-selling musicians of all time, with global album and single sales of 27 million and 125 million.

Born: March 28, 1986
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Age: 35 years old

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries

Historical Events

  • 2008-08-19 "The Fame", debut album by Lady Gaga, is released (Grammy Award Album of the Year, Best Electronic/Dance Album 2009)
  • 2010-09-12 27th MTV Video Music Awards: Lady Gaga & Eminem win
  • 2010-11-21 37th American Music Awards: Lady Gaga & Justin Bieber win
  • 2011-02-13 53rd Grammy Awards: "Need You Now"; Esperanza Spalding; Lady Gaga; Usher; Jeff Beck win
  • 2011-08-28 28th MTV Video Music Awards: Katy Perry, Lady Gaga & Justin Bieber win
  • 2017-09-12 Lady Gaga confirms her battlle with chronic illness fibromyalgia
  • 2017-12-20 Lady Gaga signs Las Vegas residency deal for $75m at MGM Park Theatre
  • 2018-08-31 "A Star is Born" film remake directed by and starring Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga premieres at the Venice Film Festival
  • 2019-01-10 Lady Gaga apologises for working with R. Kelly in light of docuseries "Surviving R. Kelly"
  • 2020-04-19 Together At Home concert for COVID-19 aid curated by Lady Gaga and streamed worldwide