Long before Roseanne Barr's "domestic goddess," Phyllis Diller parlayed her life as a housewife into a profitable stand-up comedy career. The daughter of an insurance man, Phyllis Driver had hopes of becoming a concert pianist, and to that end ... Read Full Biography
by Jessie Heyman
Legendary comedian and actress Phyllis Diller has passed away at the age of 95. Diller's career began in 1952 at KROW radio in Oakland. She was cel...