Madonna has had a successful career for 38 years, and it is full of several iconic moments. These ten are our favs.
When Madonna shocked the audience with her "Like a Virgin" performance at the first ever MTV Video Music Awards in 1984.
That Kiss - Madonna, Britney Spears, and Christina Aguilera performed onstage during the 2003 MTV Video Music Awards, and the kisses they all shared are still topics of discussion today.
Madonna starred In the movie "Evita" in January of 1997. She also won a Golden Globe for her performance.
When both Playboy and Penthouse had her on their covers in July of 1985.
When she starred in her most scandalous video to date for "Like a Prayer." This clip come out in 1989.
When she made her acting debut in 'Desperately Seeking Susan' with Rosanna Arquette in 1985
Everything about Madonna's 1991 'Truth or Dare' documentary was memorable.
When she married actor Sean Penn in 1985. It only lasted four years, but It was a moment in pop culture history.
In 1988, Madonna appeared on David Letterman's show for the first time. She also got people talking by suggesting that she was having a lesbian affair with Sandra Bernhard.
In 1990, during her 'Blond Ambition' tour, Madonna x-rated onstage antics during 'Like A Virgin' got her show banned in Rome. The Pope also wanted fans to boycott the show. Of course, she continued to perform all over the world.