University of Edinburgh
University of Minnesota
Creates and stars in "Ask My Mom"
Releases her holiday comedy special, "The Special Special Special," as a download
Stars in her own web series, "The Maria Bamford Show"
Third comedy album, "Unwanted Thoughts Syndrome"
Featured in a series of holiday commercials for Target
Second comedy album, "How to WIN!"
Featured in "The Comedians of Comedy" documentary
Debut comedy album, "The Burning Bridges Tour"
Lands first "Comedy Central Presents" showcase
First stand-up television appearance on "The Martin Short Show"
First acting role on "The Tom Show"
After a three-day hospitalization for depression in 2009, Bamford employed cognitive therapy and new medications to conted with her issues.
Played the violin from the age of three until 21, and initially worked it into her comedy act.
Suffered from obsessive-compulsive issues from the age of nine.
Named one of Rolling Stone's funniest people of 2013.