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Jerry Seinfeld


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. ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 13 wins & 36 nominations. See more awards »

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 2008 Sincerely, Ted L. Nancy (TV Movie) (creator)
 2007 Bee Movie (written by)
 2004 The Seinfeld Story (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 Hindsight Is 20/20... (Short)
 1998 Jerry Seinfeld: 'I'm Telling You for the Last Time' (TV Special documentary)
  Seinfeld (TV Series) (created by - 172 episodes, 1990 - 1998) (written by - 16 episodes, 1990 - 1996)
- The Chronicle (1998) ... (creator)
- The Finale (1998) ... (creator)
- The Puerto Rican Day (1998) ... (creator)
- The Maid (1998) ... (creator)
- The Frogger (1998) ... (creator)
 1989 The Seinfeld Chronicles - Pilot (TV Movie) (written by)
 1982 An Evening at the Improv (TV Series) (stand-up material)
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Other Works:

Commentary, "Dying Is Hard. Comedy Is Harder.," Published in "The New York Times," 24 June 2008, Volume 157, Issue 54,351, Page A23. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 4 Interviews | 36 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 17 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

You can be passionate about anything. Pay attention, don't let life go by you. Fall in love with the back of your cereal box. See more »

Trivia:

He and his wife, Jessica Seinfeld (aka Jessica Sklar), had a son, born March 1, 2003, named Julian Kal Seinfeld. Birth of their son was announced on Live with Kelly and Michael (1988). See more »

Trademark:

Observational humour See more »

Nickname:

Little Jerry

Star Sign:

Taurus

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