Gilda Radner was a Detroit-born actress and comedian. After passing away from ovarian cancer, her cancer psychotherapist and her husband created Gilda's Club to spread information and support to the cancer community. Gilda's Club Metro Detroit is doing the same, and we are honored to help this community through EBW
Gilda Susan Radner (June 28, 1946 – May 20, 1989) was an American comedian and actress. She was best known as an original cast member of the hit NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, for which she won an Emmy Award in 1978. "Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the best of it, without knowing what's going to happen next."
Remembering Gene Wilder and Gilda Radner’s Beautiful, Sad Love Story
Gene Wilder was married four times, but he is perhaps best remembered for his marriage to Gilda Radner, an original member of the cast of "Saturday Night Live," who died tragically young, at only 42, of ovarian cancer.