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Regina Marie "Jenna" Fischer

Birthdate: (42)
Birthplace: Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of James E. "Jim" Fischer and Anne Fischer
Wife of Lee Kirk
Ex-wife of James Gunn
Mother of Weston Lee Kirk
Sister of <private> Elmore (Fischer)

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About Jenna Fischer

Regina Marie "Jenna" Fischer (born March 7, 1974) is an American actress and director. She is most widely known for her Emmy-nominated portrayal of Pam Halpert (née Beesly) on the NBC situation comedy and mockumentary The Office, and has also appeared in several films, including Blades of Glory, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story, The Promotion and Hall Pass.

Fischer was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, but raised in suburban St. Louis, Missouri, the daughter of Jim, a plastics engineer, and Anne (née Miller) Fischer, a history teacher. Fischer has one younger sister, Emily, a third grade teacher.

Ethnicity: German, Swiss-German, Northern Irish (Scots-Irish), Irish, Scottish, English, Bohemian (Czech), Hungarian

Jenna Fischer is an American actress and director. Her father is of mostly German, as well as Swiss-German, Northern Irish (Scots-Irish), Scottish, and English, descent. Her mother has German, 1/4 Bohemian (Czech), 1/4 Hungarian, and possibly English, ancestry.

Jenna’s paternal grandfather was Edward Michael Fischer (the son of Edward Christian Ernst Fischer and Mary Emilie Thomann). Jenna’s grandfather Edward was of German descent.

Jenna’s paternal grandmother was Georgia Louise Crone (the daughter of Elmer Neal Crone and Stella Louise McKenna). Elmer’s father was from Ballymena, Northern Ireland. Stella’s mother was German.

Jenna’s maternal grandparents were Harold William Miller (the son of Edward Joseph Miller and Vilheminy “Minnie” Schultz) and Helen J. Bruns (the daughter of Julius E. Bruns and Anna). Vilheminy was of Bohemian (Czech) descent. Julius was of German descent. Anna was Hungarian.

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Jenna Fischer's Timeline

March 7, 1974
Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States
September 24, 2011
Age 37