Bronx, New York
Claim to Fame
M*A*S*H, The West Wing, The Aviator
Actor/Actress, Other Crew, Director
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A five-time Emmy Award-winning, six-time Golden Globe-winning, Academy Award-nominated American actor. He is perhaps most famous for his role as Hawkeye Pierce in the television series M*A*S*H. During the 1970s and 1980s he was viewed as the archetypal sympathetic male, though in recent years he has appeared in roles which counter that image.
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Archbishop Stepinac High School, White Plains, NY
Bachelors in English, Fordham College of Fordham University (1956)
Full Name at Birth
Alphonso Joseph D`Abruzzo
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Alan Alda (born Alphonso Joseph D'Abruzzo; January 28, 1936) is an American actor, director, screenwriter, and author. A six-time Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award winner, he is best known for his starring roles as Captain Hawkeye Pierce in the TV series M*A*S*H and Arnold Vinick in The West Wing, and his supporting role in the 2004 film The Aviator, for which he was nominated for an Academy Award. He is currently a Visiting Professor at the State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Journalism and a member of the advisory board of The Center for Communicating Science and the Future of Life Institute. He serves on the board of the World Science Festival and is a judge for Math-O-Vision.
Joan Browne, Flora Martino(Stepmother)(Actress)
Beatrice Alda(Daughter), Eve Alda(Daughter), Elizabeth Alda(Daughter)