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Madeline Kahn..born Sept. 29, 1942..actress, comedian...died Dec. 3, 1999.

Madeline Kahn..born Sept. 29, 1942..actress, comedian...died Dec. 3, 1999.

Madeline Kahn at age 25 photographed by James J. Kriegsmann "taffeta darling"

Madeline Kahn at age 25 photographed by James J. Kriegsmann "taffeta darling"

Madeline Kahn (1942 - 1999)  Her finest years came in Paper Moon (1973) with Ryan O'Neal, which was followed the next year by Mel Brooks's outrageous Blazing Saddles (1974) as Lili Von Shtupp,Madeline was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in both movies. In 1998, Madeline lent her voice to Gypsy in the wildly popular animated film A Bug's Life (1998). Tragically, on December 3, 1999, Madeline died of ovarian cancer in New York,

Madeline Kahn (1942 - 1999) Her finest years came in Paper Moon (1973) with Ryan O'Neal, which was followed the next year by Mel Brooks's outrageous Blazing Saddles (1974) as Lili Von Shtupp,Madeline was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in both movies. In 1998, Madeline lent her voice to Gypsy in the wildly popular animated film A Bug's Life (1998). Tragically, on December 3, 1999, Madeline died of ovarian cancer in New York,

Gene Wilder & Madeline Kahn in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes's Smarter Brother

Gene Wilder & Madeline Kahn in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes's Smarter Brother

Madeline Kahn was an American actress and singer. Kahn was known primarily for her comic roles in films such as Paper Moon, Young Frankenstein, Blazing Saddles, What's Up, Doc?, and Clue  1942-99

Madeline Kahn was an American actress and singer. Kahn was known primarily for her comic roles in films such as Paper Moon, Young Frankenstein, Blazing Saddles, What's Up, Doc?, and Clue 1942-99

Gene Wilder and Madeline Kahn in Young Frankenstein (1974) dir. Mel Brooks

Gene Wilder and Madeline Kahn in Young Frankenstein (1974) dir. Mel Brooks

If you don't love this movie, WTF is wrong with you?!?!?

If you don't love this movie, WTF is wrong with you?!?!?

Madeline Kahn (1942 - 1999) Comedienne and actress, appeared in several Mel Brooks movies, including "Blazing Saddles" and "Young Frankenstein"

Madeline Kahn (1942 - 1999) Comedienne and actress, appeared in several Mel Brooks movies, including "Blazing Saddles" and "Young Frankenstein"

Funniest.Movie.Ever. Young Frankenstein...LOVE

Funniest.Movie.Ever. Young Frankenstein...LOVE

The Daily Vampire: Special Quote of the Week- Madeline Kahn

The Daily Vampire: Special Quote of the Week- Madeline Kahn

What's Up Doc?, Paper Moon, Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein, High Anxiety, The Muppet Movie, History of the World Part I, Clue, A Bug's Life

What's Up Doc?, Paper Moon, Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein, High Anxiety, The Muppet Movie, History of the World Part I, Clue, A Bug's Life

Madeline Kahn and Micheal Caine in Whats Up Doc?

Madeline Kahn and Micheal Caine in Whats Up Doc?

How can you *not* love her? She was brilliant. <3

How can you *not* love her? She was brilliant. <3