Irwin Winkler

Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: May 25, 1931

Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish

Irwin Winkler is an American film producer and director.

Irwin is the son of Anna (Willner) and Sol/Saul Winkler, who were Galician Jews. He is married to actress Margo Winkler, with whom he has three children.

Irwin’s paternal grandparents were Wolf Winkler and Yetta Reiter.

Irwin’s maternal grandparents were Mendel/Wendel Willner and Marjorey Teitellerman.

Sources: Genealogy of Irwin Winkler –

Irwin Winkler on the 1940 U.S. Census –

Marriage record of Irwin’s parents –

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2 Responses

  1. andrew says:

    “Galician Jews” would be more accurate than “Austrian Jews”

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