Caption: Adam Sandler and Josh Gad at event of Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2015 (2015)
Actor, Producer, Writer
Born: September 9, 1966
Star sign: Virgo
Height: 5' 9½" (1.77 m)
Known for: Grown Ups 2 (2013), Grown Ups (2010), Big Daddy (1999), Happy Gilmore (1996)
Adam Richard Sandler was born September 9, 1966 in Brooklyn, New York, to Judith (Levine), a teacher at a nursery school, and Stanley Sandler, an electrical engineer. He is of Russian Jewish descent. At 17, he took his first step towards becoming a stand-up comedian when he spontaneously took the stage at a Boston comedy club. He found he was a ...