|Real Name/Full Name
|Jerome Allen Seinfeld
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:
|New York, USA
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:
|29 April 1954
|69 years old
|In Centimetres – 180 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11″
|In Kilograms – 79 Kg
In Pounds – 175 lbs
|Father – Kálmán Seinfeld
Mother – Betty Seinfeld
|Massapequa High School
|Queens College, City University of New York
|Sascha Seinfeld, Shepherd Kellen Seinfeld and Julian Kal Seinfeld
|Comedian, actor, writer, and producer.
Jerry Seinfeld is an American actor, comedian, writer, and producer. He is best known for playing a semi-fictionalized version of himself in the popular sitcom, Seinfeld, a show he wrote and created with Larry David. The sitcom aired on NBC from 1989 to 1998 and is considered to be one of the most popular and successful American sitcoms of all time.
Seinfeld also does stand-up comedy and specializes in observational comedy, in 2004, Comedy Central named him the 12th greatest stand-up comedian of all time.
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Biography and Early Life
Jerome Allen Seinfeld was born on the 29th of April in 1954 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. His father, Kálmán Seinfeld had a Hungarian-Jewish descent and collected the jokes he heard while he was serving in World War II. His mother, Betty Seinfeld, was a Mizrahi Jew from Aleppo, Syria.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Jerry Seinfeld in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Jerry Seinfeld’s age is 69 years old as of today’s date 22nd February 2024 having been born on 29 April 1954. Though, he is 5′ 11″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 175 lbs in Pound and 79kg in Kilograms.
Seinfeld was brought up in Massapequa, New York and attended Massapequa High School in Long Island. He went to the State University of New York at Oswego and after his second year, he transferred to Queens College, City University of New York. He graduated with a degree in communications and theatre.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
In august of 1998, he met Jessica Sklar at the Reebok Sports Club and began dating. Their wedding was done on the 25th of December, 1999 where comedian, George Wallace was the best man at the wedding. The couple bought a house in Long Island for $32 Million and together they have three children: Sascha Seinfeld, Shepherd Kellen Seinfeld and Julian Kal Seinfeld.
Is Jerry Seinfeld Gay?
No, he is not gay.
Jerry developed an interest in stand-up comedy after he had a few brief stint in college productions. With this interest, Seinfeld went immediately from college graduation to an amateur night try-out at New York’s Catch a Rising Star in 1976. He did not stop there, he continued to perform in local clubs and the Catskill Mountain Resorts.
In 1976, he performed on the HBO special of Rodney Dangerfield and gave an amazing performance. This performance really boosted his career. When Seinfeld was 27, he finally secured his first successful spot on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson in May 1981. This was followed up by performances on The Merv Griffin Show and other shows.
Seinfeld was finally doing a sitcom in 1979 called Benson where he played the character of Frankie. He only appeared four times on the show and was fired abruptly. This really got him frustrated. He even swore that he would never be a part of a sitcom unless he had greater control.
After not succeeding to secure a permanent job on Benson, Seinfeld got an opportunity to create a sitcom for NBC in 1939. To create the show, he teamed up with a one-time stand-up colleague, Larry David. The show was a major success and became known as the greatest sitcom of all time at the time.
The progression of “The Seinfeld Chronicles” into the long-running series, Seinfeld, was eventually ended by its co-creator and co-executive producer, Larry David. After the show ended, he moved back to New York into his multi-level apartment despite being single at the time.
Seinfeld has won a huge number of awards for the many things he has done in comedy and film. Here are some of the awards that he has been nominated for and those he has won:
- He has won 3 Screen Actors Guild Awards for Ensemble Cast in a Comedy Series.
- He won a Golden Globe in 1994 for Best Comedy TV actor.
- He won a Primetime Emmy Award in 1993 for Outstanding Comedy Series.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Jerry Seinfeld in ’2024’
Jerry Seinfeld is an incredibly big name in the world of comedy and in the film industry. He has achieved a lot of success in both fields and is currently the wealthiest comedian in the world. As of 2024, Seinfeld has an estimated net worth of $1 billion.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Jerry is also quite philanthropic, in 2001, he created a charity together with his wife called The Good+Foundation which grants donation of products and services to programs that address family poverty.
- Seinfeld is also a big fan of cars with a collection of over 150 cars which mostly consist of Porsche.
Jerry Seinfeld is undoubtedly one of the most iconic characters in comedy and in film. He has been able to remain relevant throughout his career and has achieved a lot of success in doing so. Seinfeld is considered to be one of the most successful figures in comedy.