Birth Name: Kathleen Mary Griffin
Place of Birth: Oak Park, Illinois, U.S.
Date of Birth: November 4, 1960
Kathy Griffin is an American actress, comedian, writer, producer, and television host. She is the daughter of Mary Margaret “Maggie” (Corbally) and John Patrick Griffin.
Kathy’s paternal grandparents were Patrick John Griffin and Margaret Mary. Patrick and Margaret were Irish.
Kathy’s maternal grandparents were Michael Corbally and Agnes Green. Michael and Agnes were Irish, from Louth.
Sources: Official Book Club Selection: A Memoir According to Kathy Griffin, by Kathy Griffin, 2009
Obituary of Kathy’s father – http://www.legacy.com
Kathy’s mother on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
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