Mostly Credited As: Dawn French
Birth Name: Dawn Roma French
Date Of Birth: October 11, 1957 (Age 56)
Country Of Birth: United Kingdom
Birth Place: Holyhead, Wales
Height: 5' (1.52 m)
Dawn French was born on October 11, 1957 in Holyhead, Wales. She won a debating scholarship to study in New York after leaving school and then went on to train to be a drama teacher at London's Central School of Speech and Drama, where she met Jennifer Saunders. This led onto one of the most successful partnerships in British comedy today; French and Saunders.