Birth Name: David Seth Kotkin
Place of Birth: Metuchen, New Jersey, USA
Date of Birth: September 16, 1956
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish, Yemenite Jewish
David Copperfield is an American magician and actor. His father, who was American-born, was of Russian Jewish descent. His mother, who was born in Israel and was also Jewish, was of at least part Yemenite Jewish ancestry.
David’s paternal grandfather was Sam Kotkin.
David’s maternal grandparents were Judah Josef Gispan and Esther. Judah was born in Sana’a, Yemen. Esther was born in Jerusalem, Israel.
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