Birth Name: Alexandra Elizabeth Sheedy
Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: June 13, 1962
*Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)
Ally Sheedy is an American actress and author. She has two siblings, brother Patrick and sister Meghan. Her mother, Charlotte (Baum), is a writer and press agent who was involved in women’s and civil rights movements, and her father, John J. Sheedy, Jr., is a Manhattan advertising executive. Her mother is Jewish and her father is of Irish Catholic background. Her maternal grandmother was from Odessa, then part of the Russian Empire, and now in Ukraine.
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