Profile of the Day: Jerry Seinfeld
Happy birthday Jerry Seinfeld! Can you believe today the comedian turns 60? Jerry was born Jerome Allen Seinfeld on April 29, 1954 in Brooklyn, New York. His father was a sign maker of Hungarian Jewish descent and his mother is of Syrian Jewish descent.
He got his start in stand-up comedy while in college. In 1988, Jerry developed the hit sitcom Seinfeld with fellow comedian Larry David. The show proved to be a huge success, running nine season as one of the highest rated shows on television.
Do you remember watching Seinfeld? Explore Jerry Seinfeld’s family tree on Geni to discover your connection to the funny comedian.
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