Birth Name: David Benjamin Wain
Place of Birth: Shaker Heights, Ohio, U.S.
Date of Birth: August 1, 1969
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish
David Wain is an American comedian, writer, actor, and director.
David is the son of Nina and Norman Wain/Weinstock. Both David’s parents are/were Jewish. He has two children with his former wife, Zandy Hartig.
David’s paternal grandfather was Benjamin “Ben” Weinstock. Benjamin was born in Russia.
David’s paternal grandmother was Pearl Bellibroff (the daughter of Max/Meckel Bellibroff and Lena Wolinsky). Pearl was born in Russia. Max was the son of Isaac Bellibrov and Bessie.
David’s maternal grandfather was Albert D. Saul (the son of Charles Saul and Hannah Bernstein). Albert was born in Poland.
David’s maternal grandmother was Sylvia Cohn (the daughter of David L. Cohn and Rose Grenstein). Sylvia was born in Ohio, to a father from Poland and a mother from New York, whose own parents were from Hungary.
Sources: Genealogy of David Wain (focusing on his father’s side) – https://www.geni.com
David’s paternal grandfather, Benjamin “Ben” Weinstock, on the 1930 U.S. Census – http://www.familysearch.org
Obituary of David’s mother – http://www.legacy.com
Marriage record of David’s maternal grandparents, Albert D. Saul and Sylvia Cohn – http://www.familysearch.org
David’s maternal grandparents, Albert D. Saul and Sylvia Cohn, on the 1930 U.S. Census – http://www.familysearch.org
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