Kathleen Madigan (born September 30, 1965, in Florissant, MO, USA) is an American comedian. Kathleen Madigan grew up in the St. Louis suburb of Florissant as one of seven children in a large Irish-American family. She attended McCluer North High School, where she displayed athletic skills by winning the Mid-Missouri Hoops Shoot Championshipa__at five-feet two-inches the smallest person ever to do so. Following high school graduation in 1983, Madigan attended Southern Illinois University Edwardsville earning a B.A. in Journalism in 1988. After college Madigan took a job in print journalism, working for the St. Louis-area Suburban Journals newspapers as well as the publications department of the Missouri Athletic Club.
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