Birth Name: Bernard Schwartz
Date of Birth: June 3, 1925
Place of Birth: Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Death: September 29, 2010
Place of Death: Henderson, Nevada, U.S.
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish
Tony Curtis was an American actor.
Tony’s parents, Helen (Klein) and Emanuel “Manuel” Schwartz, were Jewish immigrants. His father was from Ópályi, now in Mátészalka, eastern Hungary. His mother was from Nagymihály, now in Slovakia. Tony’s first language was said to be Hungarian.
Tony had six children, two, actresses Kelly Curtis and Jamie Lee Curtis, with his former wife, actress Janet Leigh; two, including actress and businessperson Allegra Curtis, with his former wife, German actress Christine Kaufmann; and two with his former wife, Leslie Allen.
Tony’s paternal grandparents likely were Eisig Izsák Schwarcz and Chana Ettie Jütte Anna Speiser.
Tony’s maternal grandparents were Izidor Klein and Matilda Grűnwald.
Sources: Tony’s family background – http://www.pitt.edu
Genealogy of Tony Curtis – https://www.geni.com