Madonna through the years

Published On: Jun 02 2011 10:11:55 AM CDT   Updated On: Aug 18 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

With Madonna turning 56 over the weekend, join us for a look at the singer's life and career, on stage and off, over the years.

Madonna and Guy Ritchie at Rocco's christening
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December 2000: Madonna and film director Guy Ritchie, with their son Rocco, leave Dornoch Cathedral in Scotland after the christening of their four-month-old son on Dec. 21, 2000. The couple married a few days later.

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