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Rosie O’Donnell– Biography, Facts & Life Story

Rosie O’Donnell is a well-known American comedian, producer, actress, author, and television personality. Additionally, she also hosted her own syndicated daytime talk show, The Rosie O’Donnell Show, between 1996 and 2002, which won several Daytime Emmy Awards.

When did Rosie O’Donnell come out as Transgender?

Rosie O’Donnell came out as a lesbian, announcing “I’m a dyke!”  People are confused, they’re shocked like this is a big revelation to somebody.” The announcement came two months before the end of her talk show.

Likewise, she also cited the need to put a face to gays and lesbians, her primary reason was to bring attention to the gay adoption issue. O’Donnell is a foster and adoptive mother. Similarly, Rosie also protested against adoption agencies, particularly in Florida, that refused adoptive rights to gay and lesbian parents.


Rosie O’Donnell- Early Life

How old is Rosie O’Donnell?- Rosie was born Roseann O’Donnell on March 21, 1962, in Commack, New York, the United States. Currently, she will be 61 years old as of 2023. and her zodiac sign is Aries. Her father‘s name is Edward Joseph O’Donnell, who is an electrical engineer who worked in the defense industry, and her mother, Roseann Teresa Murtha. O’Donnell lost her mother to breast cancer. She has one sibling, Daniel J. O’Donnell. She holds an American nationality and mixed (Irish- American) ethnicity.


Rosie studied at Commack High School, O’Donnell was voted homecoming queen, prom queen, senior class president, and class clown. She briefly attended Dickinson College, later transferring to Boston University before ultimately dropping out of college.

Rosie O’Donnell’s Relationship Status


Is Rosie O’Donnell married?- Rosie is engaged to Elizabeth Rooney. Additionally, O’Donnell tells people that they two are still “together” after about a year of dating. Previously, Rosie got married to Kelli Carpenter, who used to work as a marketing executive for Nickelodeon. After their marriage, the couple legally adopted Parker Jaren O’Donnel, in 1995.

Then, they later adopted Chelsea Belle O’Donnell (born in 1997) and Blake Christopher O’Donnell (born in 1999). In the year 2002, Carpenter also gave birth to Vivienne Rose O’Donnell, after getting pregnant with artificial insemination.

Likewise, Rosie made her relationship with Texas-based artist Tracy Kachtick-Anders from 2009 to 2011. By the start of 2013, she also announced that they had adopted a girl, Dakota O’Donnell. Moreover, in 2014, they decided to split. In February 2015, she also filed for divorce from Michelle.

Rosie O’Donnell- Wiki and Facts

Real Name Rosie O’Donnell
Nick Name Rosie, Dolly, Ro
Famous As Comedian
Age 61 years
Birthday March 21, 1962
Birthplace Commack, New York, USA
Birth Sign Aries
Nationality American
Ethnicity Mixed (Irish- American)
Religion Agnostic
Relationship affair? Yes
Is Lesbian? Yes
Mother’s Name Roseann Teresa
Father’s Name Edward Joseph O’Donnell
Height 5 feet 6 inches (1.67m)
Weight 84Kg
Body Measurement 40-35-45 inches
Eye Color Light Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Relationship Status In Relationship
Wife/Spouse  N/A
Net Worth $120 million

Rosie O’Donnell: Net Worth

What is O’Donnell’s net worth?- Rosie has an estimated net worth of around $120 million. As a comedian, she has an average salary of about $51,615.

Rumors and Controversy

Rosie said that she was attracted to Elisabeth Hasselbeck, a television personality and talk show host. However, later she also tweeted that she had a crush on her but it was not sexual at all. So, she apologized if Elisabeth was worried.

Health Issue

O’Donnell has struggled with recurrent, major depressive episodes during the fall and winter months consistent with seasonal affective disorder.

Also, Rosie suffered a heart attack in mid-August the year 2012. Likewise, O’Donnell says an artery was 99 percent blocked and a stent was inserted. 

Rosie O’Donnell- Height, Weight

How tall is Rosie?- Rosie has a height of 5 feet 6 inches and weighs is 84Kg. Her body measurement is 40-35-45 inches. Similarly, O’Donnell has light brown hair and dark brown eyes. Hence, her bra size is 36D, dress size 18 (US), and the shoe is 10 (US).

Social Media Appearance

She has around 1.2M followers on Twitter and over 402K followers on Instagram. But, she is not active on Facebook.

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