Woody Allen and Larry David, are some of the most notable Jewish comedians.

The ability to make someone laugh their wits out is truly something special. A good joke must always be relatable, interesting and perfectly timed. Timing is everything in comedy. Over time, the world has produced various comedians who have gone onto making them gasp for air with laughter. Among these iconic individuals, a good amount of comedians are of Jewish descent. The popular Woody Allen to the hilarious Joan Rivers to the iconic Larry David, all have one thing in common, their Jewish origins. Some contemporary comedians such as Adam Sandler, Seth Rogan, Andy Samberg and Sarah Silverman, all hail from Jewish families. We are quite certain that you will be surprised by the complete-list of comedians who are Jewish.
Paul RuddPaul Rudd
(Actor, Comedian)

06 April 1969

American

Adam SandlerAdam Sandler
(Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter and Film Producer)

09 September 1966

American

Andy SambergAndy Samberg
(Actor)

18 August 1978

American

Seth RogenSeth Rogen
(Stand-up Comedian, Actor, Producer, Director)

15 April 1982

Canadian,American

Jerry SeinfeldJerry Seinfeld

29 April 1954

American

Woody AllenWoody Allen
(American bass guitarist)

01 December 1935

American

Ben StillerBen Stiller

30 November 1965

American

Mel BrooksMel Brooks
(American Film Director, Comedian, Actor & Producer)

28 June 1926

American

Jerry LewisJerry Lewis
(Comedian, Actor, Singer, Film Director)

16 March 1926

American

Sarah SilvermanSarah Silverman
(Stand-up Comedian)

01 December 1970

American

Jack BlackJack Black
(Actor)

28 August 1969

American

Andy KaufmanAndy Kaufman
(Entertainer)

17 January 1949

American

Larry DavidLarry David

02 July 1947

American

Gene WilderGene Wilder

11 June 1933

American

David CrossDavid Cross

04 April 1964

American

Bill MaherBill Maher
(Talk Show Host)

20 January 1956

American

Don RicklesDon Rickles

08 May 1926

American

Jerry StillerJerry Stiller
(Comedian)

08 June 1927

American

Joan RiversJoan Rivers
(Actress)

08 June 1933

American

Bette MidlerBette Midler

01 December 1945

American

Jon StewartJon Stewart
(American comedian)

28 November 1962

American

Albert BrooksAlbert Brooks
(Actor, Comedian, Director)

22 July 1947

American

George BurnsGeorge Burns

20 January 1896

American

Al FrankenAl Franken

21 May 1951

American

Jack BennyJack Benny
(Comedian, Vaudevillian)

14 February 1894

American

Milton BerleMilton Berle

12 July 1908

American

Danny KayeDanny Kaye
(Actor)

18 January 1911

American

Sid CaesarSid Caesar
(Comedian, Actor)

08 September 1922

American

Tom LehrerTom Lehrer
(American musician)

09 April 1928

American

Victor BorgeVictor Borge
(American-Danish comedian)

03 January 1909

Danish,American

David BrennerDavid Brenner
(Stand-up Comedian, Actor)

04 February 1936

American

Jackie MasonJackie Mason
(American comedian)

09 June 1931

American

Oscar LevantOscar Levant
(American pianist)

27 December 1906

American

Allan ShermanAllan Sherman
(Writer)

30 November 1924

American

Alan KingAlan King
(American actor)

26 December 1927

American

Henny YoungmanHenny Youngman
(Comedian)

16 March 1906

American

Rita RudnerRita Rudner
(Comedian)

17 September 1953

American

Richard LewisRichard Lewis
(Comedian & Actor)

29 June 1947

American

Goldie HawnGoldie Hawn
(Television actor, Film actor, Film director, Singer, Musician, Stage actor)

21 November 1945

American

Rodney DangerfieldRodney Dangerfield
(Actor, Screenwriter, Television actor, Comedian)

22 November 1921

American

Garry ShandlingGarry Shandling
(Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer, Comedian, Television producer, Film actor, Television actor, Television director, Film director)

29 November 1949

American

Carl ReinerCarl Reiner
(actor, film director, screenwriter, film producer)

20 March 1922

American

Jason AlexanderJason Alexander
(Television actor, Film actor, Singer, Film director, Film producer, Stage actor, Stage magician)

23 September 1959

American

Alex BorsteinAlex Borstein
(Actor, Screenwriter, Singer, Television actor)

15 February 1973

American

Lorne MichaelsLorne Michaels
(Screenwriter, Film producer, Actor, Television actor)

17 November 1944

American

Lewis BlackLewis Black
(American comedian)

30 August 1948

American

Al JolsonAl Jolson
(Actor, Film actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Musician)

26 May 1886

American

Charles GrodinCharles Grodin
(screenwriter, stage actor, film actor, television actor)

21 April 1935

American

Dave AttellDave Attell
(Actor, Television actor)

18 January 1965

American

Phil SilversPhil Silvers
(Actor, Stage actor, Television actor)

11 May 1911

American

Totie FieldsTotie Fields

Shelley BermanShelley Berman
(Actor, Screenwriter, Teacher, Writer, Television actor)

03 February 1925

American

Steven Alexander WrightSteven Alexander Wright
(Comedian, Musician, Film Producer)

06 December 1955

American

Leonard Alfred SchneiderLeonard Alfred Schneider

13 October 1925

American

Gilda Susan RadnerGilda Susan Radner

28 June 1946

American