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.

Sean Penn and Madonna in 1986
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February 1986: Sean Penn and Madonna leave a West Berlin cinema on Feb. 21, 1986, where they attended Penn's newest movie picture "At Close Range." The couple married on Madonna's birthday in 1985.

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