Caption: Jerry Seinfeld at event of The 79th Annual Academy Awards (2007)
Writer, Actor, Producer
Born: April 29, 1954
Star sign: Taurus
Height: 5' 11" (1.8 m)
Known for: Seinfeld (1989), Bee Movie (2007), Jerry Seinfeld: 'I'm Telling You for the Last Time' (1998), Comedian (2002)
Jerry Seinfeld was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Betty (Hesney) and Kalman Seinfeld. His father was of Hungarian Jewish descent, while Jerry's maternal grandparents, Salha and Selim Hosni, were Syrian Jewish immigrants (from Aleppo). He moved with his family, including sister Carolyn, to suburban Massepequa, Long Island, at a young age. ...