Heywood "Woody" Allen (born Allan Stewart Konigsberg,[1] December 1, 1935) is an American actor, comedian, filmmaker an playwricht, whose career spans mair nor 50 years.

Woody Allen
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BornAllan Stewart Konigsberg[1]
(1935-12-01) 1 December 1935 (age 84)
The Bronx, New York, U.S.
Ither namesHeywood Allen
ThriftActor, comedian, filmmaker, playwricht
Years active1950–present
Hame tounBrooklyn, New York, U.S.
  • Harlene Susan Rosen
    (m. 1956; div. 1962)
  • Louise Lasser
    (m. 1966; div. 1970)
  • Soon-Yi Previn
    (m. 1997)
RelativesLetty Aronson (sister)
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  1. 1.0 1.1 Lax, Eric (1991). "Woody Allen: A Biography". Woody Allen: A Biography. Retrieved February 3, 2014. Woody Allen was born in Brooklyn, New York, in the spring of 1952, When Allan Stewart Konigsberg, who was born in the Bronx on December 1, 1935, settled on the name as a suitable cover.