Daniel Handler


Birthday February 28, 1970

Birth Sign Pisces

Birthplace San Francisco, CA

Age 54 years old

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Author and screenwriter who is best recognized for his literary contributions under the name Lemony Snicket. He published the book Why We Broke Up under his own name in 2011.

Before Fame

In 1992, he graduated from the elite Wesleyan University.


He began his most famous series, A Series of Unfortunate Events, in 1999.

Family Life

He married Lisa Brown, whom he met in college, and together they have a son named Otto.

Associated With

Actor Jim Carrey played the role of Count Olaf in the film adaptation of A Series of Unfortunate Events.