Birth Name: Simon Mark Monjack
Date of Birth: 9 March, 1970
Place of Birth: Hillingdon, Middlesex, England, U.K.
Date of Death: 23 May, 2010
Place of Death: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish
Simon Monjack was a British screenwriter, film director, film producer, and make-up artist.
Simon was married to actress Brittany Murphy, until her death. He died five months later.
Simon’s paternal grandfather was named Israel “Jack” Monjack (the son of Morris Monjack, and of a woman surnamed Segal). Israel was born in Bethnal Green, London, England.
Simon’s paternal grandmother was Tillie “Tilly” Levene (the daughter of Israel Levene and Leah Jacobs). Tillie was born in St. George In The East, London, England. Morris was a Russian Jewish immigrant.
Sources: Marriage record of Simon’s paternal grandparents, Israel Monjack and Tillie Levene – https://familysearch.org
Birth record of Simon’s paternal grandfather, Israel Monjack – https://familysearch.org
Birth record of Simon’s paternal grandmother, Tillie Levene – https://familysearch.org
Marriage record of Simon’s paternal great-grandparents, Israel Levene and Leah Jacobs – https://familysearch.org