May. 29th, 1961
Leavenworth, Kansas, USA
Melissa Etheridge's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
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- Publicly revealed that 'David Crosby' (qv) is the biological father of her two children with partner 'Julie Cypher' (qv), who gave birth to their children conceived through artificial insemination (January 2000).
- Ranked #49 on VH1's 100 Greatest Women of Rock N Roll
- Announced she is separating from long-time partner 'Julie Cypher' (qv) (19 September 2000).
- Is a fan of 'Bruce Springsteen' (qv) and the 'Dave Matthews Band' (qv).
- Sang at 'Brad Pitt' (qv)'s and 'Jennifer Aniston' (qv)'s wedding
- Close friends with 'Brad Pitt' (qv).
- Made headlines when she gave a noteworthy performance at the 2005 Grammy Awards for the first time since being diagnosed with cancer; showing up bald from her chemotherapy treatments.
- Gay rights and environmental activist.