Jerome Allen “Jerry” Seinfeld was born in the region of Brooklyn in New York City to Kalman and Betty Seinfield. He grew up in Massapequa, New York and at the age of 16, he volunteered in Kibbutz Sa’ar in Israel. He transferred out of SUNY Oswego during his second year to graduate with a degree in Communications and Theater from Queens College, City University of New York.
He made his stand up debut at an open mic night 1976 in New York City’s ‘Catch a Rising Star’ which led him to appear on ‘The Tonight Show’ on HBO.
His own TV sitcom ‘Seinfield’ ran for 9 seasons and was the highest rated show in the US when the last episode ran in 1998.
Seinfeld married public relations executive Jessica Sklar on December 25, 1999. They have three children, one daughter and two sons.
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