Caption: Still of Woody Allen in Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)
Writer, Director, Actor
Born: December 1, 1935
Star sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5' 5" (1.65 m)
Known for: Vidurnaktis Paryziuje (2011), Annie Hall (1977), Viki, Kristina, Barselona (2008), Sweet and Lowdown (1999)
Woody Allen was born on December 1, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York, to Nettie (Cherrie), a bookkeeper, and Martin Konigsberg, a waiter and jewelry engraver. His father was of Russian Jewish and Lithuanian Jewish descent, and his maternal grandparents were Austrian Jewish immigrants. As a young boy, he became intrigued with magic tricks and playing the...