Jerry Seinfeld Wife Jessica Seinfeld: Bio, Facts and Romantic Details

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Who is Jerry Seinfeld Wife?

Jessica Seinfeld is the current wife of Jerry Seinfeld. She is an American author and philanthropist. Her husband Jerry Seinfeld is an American comedian, actor, producer, writer and director, best known for semi-fictional portrayal of himself in the hit sitcom “Seinfeld”.

Personal Information about Jessica Seinfeld

Born: Nina Danielle Sklar

Birth Date: September 12, 1971

Age: 45 years

Birthplace: Oyster Bay, New York, USA

Height: 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)

Birth Sign: Virgo

Nationality: American

Occupation: Author

Education: University of Vermont

Children: 3

Short Bio of Jerry Seinfeld’s Wife

Jessica Seinfeld grew up in Burlington, Vermont where her father designed computer systems and databases while her mother worked for the Department of Corrections. She founded based charity organization “Baby Buggy” in 2001 following the birth of her first child. She is also a cookbook author who has released 3 cookbooks so far.

Some Facts about Jessica Seinfeld

  • Jessica Seinfeld is 17 years younger than her husband Jerry Seinfeld.
  • She legally changed her first name from Nina to Jessica in 25 September, 1995.
  • A lawsuit was filed against her following the publication of her first cookbook “Deceptively Delicious” in 2007 for alleged plagiarism. However, it was later dismissed by the court.
  • She launched a website “Do It Delicous” in 2010, aimed at teaching beginner cooks how to cook.
  • She has three children with her husband Jerry Seinfeld- Sascha, Julian and Shepherd.

How did Jerry Seinfeld meet his wife?

Jessica Sklar met Jerry Seinfeld at Reebok Sports Club in August 1998. She was then a public relations executive for fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger. They began dating after that and became engaged in November 1999. The couple were married in December 25, 1999. Comedian George Wallace became the best man at the wedding.

Jessica’s Dating History

Theatre producer Eric Nederlander was Jessica Seinfeld’s first husband. They were married in June 1998 but the marriage lasted only for four months. She had in fact just returned from her three-week honeymoon in Italy with Eric when she met Jerry for the first time.