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Larry David Height, Weight, Age, Facts, Biography

Larry David Quick Info
Height 5 ft 11 in
Weight 71 kg
Date of Birth July 2, 1947
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Spouse Ashley Underwood

Larry David is an award-winning American comedian, writer, actor, director, and television producer who is renowned for creating two of the most generation-defining sitcoms: Seinfeld (1989-1996) and Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000-Present).

Born Name

Lawrence Gene David

Nick Name


Larry David as seen in 2009
Larry David as seen in 2009 (Angela George / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

New York City, New York, United States





Larry attended the Sheepshead Bay High School and graduated in 1965. He earned a bachelor’s degree in History from the University of Maryland, College Park, in 1970.


Comedian, Writer, Actor, Television Producer, Director


Observational, Black Comedy, Improvisational, Satire, Deadpan, Insult Comedy, Cringe, Blue Comedy

Net Worth

Larry’s net worth was $400 million according to




5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm


71 kg or 156.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Larry has dated –

  1. Julie Roginsky
  2. Rebecca Creskoff
  3. Monica Yates (1970-1985)
  4. Laurie Lennard (1993-2007) – The Sour Grapes (1998) director got married to Laurie Lennard, an environmental activist, producer, and writer on March 31, 1993. They welcomed 2 daughters named Cazzie David (b. May 10, 1994) and Romy David (b. 1996) together. However, their marriage of 14 years ended in divorce in July 2007.
  5. Ashley Underwood (2017-Present) – He married producer Ashley Underwood in 2020 after nearly 3 years of dating.
Larry David seen at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2009
Larry David seen at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2009 (Rubenstein / Wikimedia / CC BY 2.0)

Race / Ethnicity


He has Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry.

Hair Color


However, his hair has turned ‘Gray’ with his advancing age.

Eye Color


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Neurotic personality


Larry’s upbringing was done as Jewish but later started identifying himself as an atheist.

Peter Farrelly and Larry David as seen together in 2009
Peter Farrelly and Larry David as seen together in 2009 (David Shankbone / Wikimedia / CC BY 3.0)

Larry David Facts

  1. He is credited with writing the iconic Seinfeld episode titled ‘The Contest’ in 1992. It was ranked #1 in the list of ‘TV’s Top 100 Episodes of All Time’ by TV Guide in 2009.
  2. Larry’s recurring portrayal of presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Saturday Night Live helped grow his fame even further. The two were revealed to be distant cousins in 2017.
  3. His comedic role models are Mel Brooks, Don Rickles, Woody Allen, Abbott and Costello, Phil Silvers, Alan King, etc.
  4. The term ‘Larry David moment’ became a popular American pop culture reference thanks to his socially awkward character on Curb Your Enthusiasm.
  5. The fan-favorite character of George Costanza (played by Jason Alexander) on Seinfeld was loosely based on David.

Featured Image by Angela George / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0

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