Happy Birthday, Lady Gaga!  March 28, 1986 in Yonkers


By Devesh Tyagi

March 28 2022

Stefani Joan Angelina Germanotta aka Lady Gaga is one of the most successful pop stars in the world.

She grew up in the city along with her parents Cynthia and Joseph Germanotta along with her younger sister Natalie.

Taking her name from a Radio Ga-Ga song by Queen,

Gaga has shown her versatility in the film and music industries,

with numerous number one hits and nominations for it.

Gaga learned to play the piano at the age of four,

and at age 11, she was accepted into the Juilliard School in Manhattan,

but attended a private Catholic school in the city. She wrote her first piano song at the age of 13,

and made her first performance at a New York nightclub at the age of 14.

Their debut album The Fame and single "Just Dance" received popular and commercial acclaim,

and "Just Dance" was nominated for a Grammy Award. 

Although it did not win, it did reach number one on the chart.

The second single from the album "Poker Face" went to the top of the charts in 2009 in every category and country.

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