Paula Ciccone – Bio, Family & Everything To Know About Madonna’s Sister

Paula Coccone's Net Worth as of February 2024 is $5 Million

Quick Facts of Paula Coccone

Net Worth$5 Million
SalaryNot Known
Height5 ft 1 in
Date of Birth22 August, 1959
Social Media Instagram  

Paula Ciccone is famous for being the sibling of renowned singer Madonna. Paula is the younger sister of the Queen of Pop Madonna.

Both sisters wanted to become famous as little children. Madonna took the path of music and showbiz and became a global sensation while Paula took the path of modeling and painting but unfortunately, it didn’t turn out all well for her.

Due to an interview, she gave many years ago, there has always been the speculation that Ciccone is jealous of her older sister’s success. In fact, that is one of the few things she has come to be associated with.

Paula Ciccone – Biography, Age

Paula Ciccone was born on August 22, 1959, in Bay City, Michigan, U.S. as the fourth child of Madonna Louise Ciccone and Silvio Anthony Ciccone.

When she was just four years old, her mother died of breast cancer in 1963. Her father was left with six kids with the youngest one being, Melanie Ciccone. He then got married to the family’s housekeeper Joan Gustafson.

While her father worked with Chrysler and General Motors as an engineer, her mother was pretty much a housewife.

Paula was also raised like her older sister in a strict Catholic home, but it is not known if she also attended the same schools, St. Frederick’s and St. Andrew’s Catholic Elementary Schools, as her star sister.

When she was young, Paula was interested in becoming a model and because of that, she moved to New York City.

Paula finally became a model. As a model, she appeared in Rollingstone Magazine and has been involved in some advertisement campaigns. Apart from that, the beauty was also a painter and graphic artist.

What is Paula Ciccone doing now?

Paula Ciccone is currently working at music label Family Vineyard, where she is doing marketing and looking after the website.


Paula Ciccone was born in a large family with five siblings and two paternal half-siblings.

Her first and oldest sibling is Anthony Ciccone Jr. who was born in 1956. Anthony later had issues with the family and remained homeless for seven years before he patched things up and was accepted back.

Her second sibling, Martin Ciccone was born in 1957 and had also battled alcohol abuse like his older brother and also spent some time behind bars like the former.

Source: Daily Mail

The next sibling is the Queen of Pop who was born a year before Paula, and then there is a younger brother Christopher Ciccone who was born a year after her.

Chris is a dancer, interior decorator, and designer. The youngest member of her family from her mother is Melanie Ciccone who was born in 1962. Since 1987, Melanie has been married to songwriter Joe Henry.

From her father’s marriage to Joan Gustafson, Paula has two half-siblings, Jennifer Ciccone who was born in 1968, and Mario Ciccone, born in 1969.

Net Worth

Paula Ciccone has a net worth of $5 million.

Other Facts About Madonna’s Sister

1. She is not the greatest fan of her superstar sister. Many family members do not get very much along as siblings and it is the same thing with Paula and her older sister Madonna.

2. In a very old interview with Oprah Winfrey, Paula Ciccone revealed that there is a part of her that suffers some level of emotional trauma with the success of her sister and her own lack of, and how she has been a little envious of her sister.

3. Paula and her siblings did not like their housekeeper who later became their stepmother after the death of their mother. Because of this, the relationship between Madonna and her father remained strained for many years to come.

4. Her family owns a winery known as the Ciccone Vineyard and Winery which is owned by Silvio Tony and Joan. The winery is said to be of the 10 vintners in Leelanau Peninsula.

It is managed by the youngest child of the family, Mario Ciccone and that is where Paula works at the moment.

Source: Traverse City

Height, Weight

Paula Ciccone’s height is 5 feet 1 inch and her weight is 60 kgs. She has light brown hair and her eye color is Dark brown.

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