#TBT from Melissa Rivers: How’s this for a deep dive? Mom sipping a drink before hosting an event for Jerry Terrence Carpet Bags in January, 1965. A month later she’d make her first appearance on The Tonight Show.
#TBT from Melissa Rivers: I have so many Red Carpet Oscar memories with my Mom!! I’m looking forward to seeing all the gorgeous gowns at the Academy Awards this weekend!!
#TBT from Melissa Rivers: Valentine’s Day, 1999. This guy really knows the way to Mom’s heart – a gorgeous floral arrangement and chocolates!
#TBT from Melissa Rivers: Mom and the show-stealing, Tony-Award-winning Katie Finneran, bowing to each other at the premiere of “Promises, Promises” in 2010.
NEW YORK – APRIL 25: (L-R) Katie Finneran and Joan Rivers attend the Broadway Opening after party of “Promises, Promises” at The Plaza Hotel on April 25, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)
#TBT from Melissa Rivers: HELP!! Which is which!? Mom and her wax figure at the legendary Madame Tussauds in 2009.
In this photo courtesy of Madame Tussauds Hollywood, comedienne Joan Rivers touches a wax figure of herself while touring Madame Tussauds Hollywood in Los Angeles on Monday, July 27, 2009.
#TBT from Melissa Rivers: Happy 97
th birthday to Betty White!! Here she is making Mom and the audience of The Tonight Show laugh in 1983.
THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JOHNNY CARSON — Air Date 09/28/1983 — Pictured: (l-r) Actress Betty White during an interview with guest host Joan Rivers on September 28, 1983 (Photo by Joseph Del Valle/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
#TBT from Melissa Rivers: Happy new year, and that means it’s officially awards season!! Here I am ON the Red Carpet with the Queen OF the Red Carpet at the Globes in 2005.
BEVERLY HILLS, CA – JANUARY 16: TV Guide hosts Melissa Rivers and Joan Rivers arrive to the 62nd Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel January 16, 2005 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Carlo Allegri/Getty Images)
#TBT from Melissa Rivers: Mom on stage in sequins doing what she did best.
#TBT from Melissa Rivers: Mom with her legendary joke file. Organized by subject…from A to Z! Believe me, there are a LOT of jokes in there!
#TBT from Melissa Rivers: Mom loved the tradition of lighting the menorah. Happy Hanukkah from our family to yours!