Birth Name: Frederich Meshilem Meier Weisenfreund
Date of Birth: 22 September, 1895
Place of Birth: Lemberg, Austro-Hungarian Empire (now Lviv, Ukraine)
Date of Death: August 25, 1967
Place of Death: Montecito, California, U.S.
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish
Paul Muni was an American actor. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor for The Story of Louis Pasteur (1936).
Paul was born in Galicia, in Austria-Hungary, the son of Sallie/Celia and Phillip Weisenfreund. He moved to Chicago, Illinois, U.S. in 1902. Paul was married to Yiddish theatre actress Bella Finkel, until his death.
Source: Paul Muni on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org