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Henry Franklin Winkler

Also Known As: "Fonzie", "The Fonz", "Fonz"
Birthdate: (71)
Birthplace: New York, NY, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Harry Irving Winkler and Ilse Anne Marie Winkler
Husband of <private> Weitzman (Furstman)
Father of <private> Winkler and <private> Winkler
Brother of <private> Bayer (Winkler)

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About Henry Winkler

Winkler is best known for his role as Fonzie on the 1970s American sitcom Happy Days. "The Fonz," a leather-clad greaser and auto mechanic, started out as a minor character at the show's beginning but had achieved top billing by the time the show ended. He was born to Jewish parents who emigrated from Germany.

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Henry Winkler's Timeline

October 30, 1945
New York, NY, USA