In the early 1980s, Joan Rivers became known for joking about the Royal Family. Watch this hilarious video showing just a few of her impersonations. Then watch as Johnny Carson plays a practical joke on the comedienne by hiring a Margaret Thatcher lookalike who shames Rivers for offending her fellow Brits.
Rivers hilariously skewered her floozy alter ego, Heidi Abromowitz, on The Tonight Show in 1982. Some good examples include her joke that Abromowitz is the “poster girl for herpes” and thought that getting a front seat was optional when buying a new car.
It’s no secret that Rivers had quite a bit of plastic surgery. See what she had to say about getting a procedure done “down there.”
Rivers was never known for her sensitive approach. Here she even joked about cremating her mother-in-law, among other topics.
Rivers once went swimming with sharks. See what she told the hosts of The View about surviving the terrifying experience.
She could even make a segment with Martha Stewart about bacon wrapped dates with Stilton cheese a lot of fun.
Rivers joked that she’s had 5,611 plastic surgery procedures.
Rivers got raunchy while discussing Rihanna’s green lips during a segment of Fashion Police.
Joan Rivers was famous for saying almost anything for a laugh.