Adam Sandler — Ethnicity, Religion, Parents & Siblings

By | February 20, 2018

Full name Adam Richard Sandler was born in New York City carrying Ashkenazi Jewish ethnicity. Being an American actor Adam Sandler has revealed his religion, parents, siblings, children and family background. He is an American actor-comedian, a genuine claimant of smashing success applauded for his performance stretched on a string of conventional family comedies. He is also a talented screenwriter, film producer, and a musician. He has earned a credential of signing for over sixty films and fifteen T.V. serials. His laudable performances in some popular films like ‘Airheads’ and ‘Big Daddy’ showed his caliber as an actor.  Adam Richard Sandler was born on September 9, 1966, in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He is 1.77m tall and smart.

Adam Sandler

Ethnicity : Ashkenazi Jewish

Name Adam Richard Sandler
Date of Birth September 9, 1966
Occupation Actor
Parents Father : Stanley Sandler
Mother : Judy Sandler
Net Worth $30 Million
Sibling Sister : Elizabeth Sandler and Valerie Sandler
Brother : Scott Sandler
Education Manchester Central High School
Languages English
Religion Roman Catholic
Children Sadie Madison Sandler and Sunny Madeline Sandler
Relationship Status Married
Wife Jackie Sandler
Sun Sign Virgo


Adam belongs to Ashkenazi Jewish (Russian Jewish) belonging to Lithuanian Jewish Ancestry. His father is Stanley Sandler, an electrical engineer and his mother is Judith, a primary school teacher. In an interview, Adam said that the families of his parents were Russian Jewish. Chromosomal test conducted on Sandler’s ancestral line showed his Levite heritage. Adam Richard Sandler is an American.

Family Background

Born to Stanley Sandler (Father), and Judith (Mother), Adam was brought to Manchester City, New Hampshire when he was five years old. He grew up in Manchester. In 1985, he went to Manchester Central High School. He has two sisters and one brother. His elder sister Elizabeth Sandler is a dentist. His young brother, Scott is an attorney. Adam was married to an international fashion model and actress, Jacqueline Samantha (Jackie Titone) on June 22, 2003. Adam and his wife are happy parents of two daughters, Sunny Madeline Sandler and Sadie Madison Sandler. It has been 14 years since Adam was married to Jackie Titone, which is equivalent to 50 years as per Hollywood standard length of married life

Professional Career:

Performing at Boston Comedy Club, 17-year-old Adam Sandler was encouraged by Scott, his brother. He took his decision to professionally stand up as a comedian. In 1995, Sandler’s first title film role came in with Billy Madison. In the late 90s, Sandler swiftly moved up to the boom of his career.