Frederick Wiseman

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Birthday
1, 1930
Birthplace
Boston, MA
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
1, 1930 (age 89)
Birthplace
Boston, MA

About

Director of documentary films such as High School and Titicut Follies and winner of the George Polk Career Award for investigative reporting.

Before Fame

He served in the U.S. military from 1954 until 1956.

Trivia

He was awarded the MacArthur "Genius" Grant.

Family Life

He was born in Boston to Gertrude and Jacob.

Associated With

He and Errol Morris became two of America's most revered documentarians.