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Alan Alda

Alan Alda
Alda in December 2008
Personal information
Birth nameAlphonso Joseph D'Abruzzo
Birth dateJanuary 28, 1936(age 80)
Place of birthBronx, New York, US
OccupationActor, author, activist, director, screenwriter
SpouseArlene Alda (1957 present)

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Alan Alda (born 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 role as Hawkeye Pierce in the TV series M*A*S*H. 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.


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