Gene Wilder Biography (1935-)

Original name, Jerome "Jerry" Silberman; born June 11, 1935, in Milwaukee, WI; son of William J. (an importer and bottle manufacturer) and Jeanne (maidenname, Baer) Silberman; married Mary Mercier (a playwright), July 22, 1960 (divorced); married Mary Joan Schutz, October 27, 1967 (divorced, 1974); marriedGilda Radner (an actress and comedienne), 1982 (died, May 20, 1989); marriedKaren Boyer (some sources cite Karen Webb; a speech and hearing specialist and actress), September 8, 1991; adopted children: (first marriage) KatharineAnastasia. Addresses: Agent: Nevin Dolcefino, Innovative Artists, 150510th St., Santa Monica, CA 90401.; Manager: Andrew Hersh, Howard Entertainment, 10850 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1260, Los Angeles, CA 90024.

Actor, director, producer, writer
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June 11, 1935
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

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