Mostly Credited As: Henry Winkler Birth Name: Henry Franklin Winkler Date Of Birth: October 30, 1945 (Age 69) Country Of Birth: USA Birth Place: New York City, New York Height: 5' 6" (1.67 m)
Best known for his role as Fonzie on "Happy Days", Henry Winkler has since been well rounded in the theater, television, and in movies. He has produced several shows and guest starred in many including "Arrested Development", "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" and "The Practice". During the 2005-2006 television season he starred opposite Stockard Channing in the CBS sitcom "Out of Practice".
He is the cousin of Richard Belzer. His parents were survivors of the Holocaust. He is a recipient of the United Nations Peace Prize and has received France's highest civilian honour, the Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. He attended Emerson College and the Yale School of Drama He consider Steve McQueen to be "the coolest man in the history of the universe." He is the only actor to appear in every episode of "Happy Days". He is the godfather of Bryce Dallas Howard, the daughter of his "Happy Days" co-star, Ron Howard. He is 5' 6½".