Madeline Kahn (Performer) | Playbill

Madeline Kahn


According to Reuters, her husband, John Hansbury, said in a statement, "Madeline was a performer of brilliance and a loyal and trusted friend to everyone she encountered... While we mourn her passing, we celebrate a full and wonderful life."

Read Full Obituary
  • Also Known As: Madeline Gail Wolfson
  • Born: Sep 29, 1942 in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Death: Dec 03, 1999 in New York, NY


Drama Desk Award
1993 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Winner
1974 Outstanding Performance Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1993 Outstanding Actress in a Play Winner
Tony Award
1993 Best Actress in a Play Winner
1989 Best Actress in a Play Nominee
1978 Best Actress in a Musical Nominee
1974 Best Actress in a Play Nominee

Blocking belongs
on the stage,
not on websites.

Our website is made possible by
displaying online advertisements to our visitors.

Please consider supporting us by
whitelisting with your ad blocker.
Thank you!