Is your surname Amsterdam?

Research the Amsterdam family

Morey Amsterdam's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Share

Moritz "Morey" Amsterdam

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Death: Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
Cause of death: heart attack
Place of Burial: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Max Amsterdam and Jennie Amsterdam
Husband of <private> Amsterdam (Patrick)
Ex-husband of Mabel Todd
Father of <private> Amsterdam and <private> Amsterdam
Brother of Edward Theodore Amsterdam; Emanuel "Manny" Amsterdam and Florence Lillian Amsterdam

Managed by: Lisa Finder
Last Updated:
view all

Immediate Family

About Morey Amsterdam

Moritz "Morey" Amsterdam (December 14, 1908 – October 28, 1996) was an American television actor and comedian, best known for the role of Buddy Sorrell on The Dick Van Dyke Show in the early 1960s.

Morey Amsterdam was born in Chicago, Illinois, the youngest of the three sons of Jennie (née Finder) and Max Amsterdam, a musician and head of the San Francisco Symphony. He was of Jewish Austrian-Hungarian ancestry.

view all

Morey Amsterdam's Timeline

1908
December 14, 1908
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
1934
June 19, 1934
Age 25
Chelan, Chelan, Washington, United States
1944
1944
Age 35
1949
1949
Age 40
1996
October 28, 1996
Age 87
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
????
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States