Maggie Griffin Wiki (Kathy Griffin’s Mother) Age, Biography & Husband

Maggie Griffin

Maggie Griffin (born 10 June 1920) was a famous American lady. She has worked as a host in a show with her daughter Kathy. Yes, we are talking about the mother of the famous actress and host Kathy Griffin.

In the year 2020 on 19th March, News came that Maggie Griffin died at the age of 99. The actual cause of her death is still not revealed yet we know that she was suffering from dementia for a long time. Kathy shared this news through her social media account with very emotional words.


Personal Life, Spouse & Children

The lady has spent a happy married life. In the year 1942, Maggie Griffin got married to John Patrick Griffin. After marriage, they both started living in Illinois.

As per our sources, it was an arranged marriage and before marriage, a long love affair was there. The couple got blessed with 5 kids named Kathy, Kenny, Joyce, Gary and John Griffin.

Kenny Griffin with her husband, Maggie Griffin
Kenny Griffin with her husband, Maggie Griffin

Mrs. Griffin spent 65 happy years with her husband but in the year 2007, John Patrick Griffin died of a heart attack. After this shocking incident, Maggie took some time to be stable.

In her personal life, she was of very happy and of amicable nature. Those who know Maggie describe her as a 90-year-old kid. She also used to stay active on social media accounts like Instagram and Twitter.


Some Hidden Facts about Maggie Griffin

Real Full Birth NameMargaret Mary Corbally.

Stage NameMaggie Griffin.
Age (As of 2019)99 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayJune 10, 1920.
Death17 March 2020.
Birthplace/HometownChicago, Illinois, United States.
Ethnicity Caucasian.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)Gemini.
House LocationHollywood, USA.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Centimeters: 160 cm.
Meters: 1.6 m.
Feet & Inches: 5'3".
WeightKilograms: 50 Kg.
Pounds: 110.2 lbs.
Eye ColorBlue.
Shoe Size (UK)7.
Hair ColorWhite.
ParentsFather: Not available.
Mother: Information not found.
SiblingsNot known.
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
HusbandJohn Patrick Griffin.
Kids1. Kenny.
2. Joyce.
3. Gary.
4. John.
5. Kathy.
Social media Twitter: @TipItMaggieG (20k fans).
Instagram: tipitmaggiegriffin (16.5k followers).
Highest QualificationGraduation.
School Local high school.
ShowsKathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List.
Net worth$35 million (in 2020).


Childhood, Parents, Siblings & Education

The famous old lady Maggie Griffin (age 99 years old as in the year 2019) was from an Irish family of Chicago, Illinois, United States. She took birth there in the year 1920 on the 10th of June. Her parents moved from Ireland to America before her birth.

Very few information is available about her and the names of her father and mother are not available. Living in Chicago she attended a local school and after that did her graduation from a local University. Some people say Maggie Griffin had siblings but we cannot say about this as the information is not present.



Many people know as the mother of a star and the host of a show but very few people know about her career before this. In a hospital named Oak Park Hospital, she worked as a cashier for a long time. There she also worked as an administrator.

Maggie Griffin career & net worth

After her daughter started her career in the acting field she moved with her family to LA, California, USA. There they first lived in an apartment. When Kathy became successful she started living in Bel Air Hollywood hills.

Maggie till her death spent her life there. She used to live in supreme luxury and used to wear specially designed and stitched clothes. As per our knowledge, her daughter has a net worth of $35 million USD and we can count this as Maggie Griffin’s net worth.



  • She used to consume alcohol, especially wine and has even shared many images in which we can see her doing so.
  • Just like her daughter she also loved pets and has around 4 dogs at her house.
  • Through her Instagram account, she used to interact with her fans and was very popular for posting images with funny quotes.
  • Maggie Griffin was very close to her son John and used to spend more time with him than Kathy.

  • Griffin’s height was 5 ft 3 in (160.02 cm) and was 50 kg (110.231 lbs.)
  • Before Maggie people used to call her Margie.
  • Maggie Griffin’s full name before marriage was Margaret Mary Corbally.
  • Her blue eyes were very beautiful.



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