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Jerry Seinfeld Biography


Facts of Jerry Seinfeld Biography

OccupationAmerican comedian, actor, writer, producer, and director.
SpouseJessica Seinfeld
EducationMassapequa High School, the State University of New York at Oswego, Queens College, City University of New York
Place of birthBrooklyn, New York City, New York, United States

Jerry Seinfeld is an American actor, writer, producer, and director, best known for playing a semi-fictional version of himself in the sitcom Seinfeld which he wrote along with Larry David. He has also worked on other television shows including Saturday Night Live, Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, Mystery Science Theater 3000, and many others.

Jerry Seinfeld Early life & Education

Jerry Seinfeld was born on  April 29, 1954, in New York, the United States to Kalman Seinfeld and Betty. His father served in World War II and also collected jokes which he heard while serving there. Seinfeld grew up along with his sibling sister Carolyn Liebling in Massapequa, New York. 

Jerry Seinfeld, Source: Dailymail

Seinfeld completed his early education from the Massapequa High School. He attended the State University of New York at Oswego for his higher education. But after two years, Seinfeld transferred to Queens College, City University of New York. He graduated with a degree in communications and theater.

Jerry Seinfeld Career

After completing his graduation, Jerry Seinfeld tried at an open-microphone night at New York City's Catch a Rising Star that led him to appear in the  Rodney Dangerfield HBO special. In 1979, Seinfeld appeared in the show Benson but was fired in 1980 due to creative differences. But later, he appeared in many other shows as well as films. Furthermore, Seinfeld also wrote books which are listed below.

Television shows

  • The Ratings Game-1984
  • Seinfeld-1989–1998
  • Saturday Night Live-1992, 1999
  • The Larry Sanders Show-1993, 1998
  • NewsRadio-1997
  • I'm Telling You for the Last Time-1998
  • Mad About You-1998
  • Dilbert-2000
  • Curb Your Enthusiasm-2004, 2009
  • 30 Rock-2007
  • The Marriage Ref-2010-2011
  • Louie-2012, 2014
  • Inside Amy Schumer-2015
  • The Jim Gaffigan Show-2016
  • Maya & Marty-2016


  • Eddie-1996
  • Pros & Cons-1999
  • Comedian-2002
  • The Thing About My Folks-2005
  • Bee Movie-2007
  • Top Five-2014


  • Seinlanguage
  • Halloween

Besides this, Seinfeld wrote forewords for the books like  Letters from a Nut, Stories from a Maron and Cookbook. Since 2012, Seinfeld hosts the television show Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee.

Twitter: Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee

Furthermore, he even appeared in the Mystery Science Theater 3000 as Freak Masterstroke in 2017. Besides this Seinfeld also appeared in the movie Jerry Before Seinfeld. 


Jerry Seinfeld Personal life

63 years old Jerry Seinfeld is already married. Seinfeld is married to Jessica Seinfeld to whom he met on August 1998, at the Reebok Sports Club. The couple tied the knot in 1999 and is blessed with a daughter Sascha and two sons; Julian Kal and Shepherd Kellen.


Since a long time, the pair is maintaining married as well as family life. So, there are fewer chances of their divorce. Besides this, Seinfeld has also dated other girls who are listed below.

  • Jennifer Crittenden-1998
  •  Shoshanna Lonstein-(1993 - 1997)
  •  Tawny Kitaen-1992
  •  Susan McNabb-(1983 - 1990)
  •  Monica Yates-1978
  •  Caryn Trager (1973 - 1978)
  • Angela Hickerson

Jerry Seinfeld Net worth

Accounting his financial status, Jerry Seinfeld can earn a decent amount of money from his acting career. He earned a huge money from writing, producing as well as directing career. Furthermore, Seinfeld is also regarded as one of the highest paid TV Personalities of 2017. As of 2017, his estimated net worth is $800 million.

Updated On Tue Oct 10 2017 Published On Tue Oct 10 2017 By rajan

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