Jon Hamm

Born Mar 10, 1971

Jonathan Daniel "Jon" Hamm is an American actor and director. For much of the mid-1990s, Hamm lived in Los Angeles as a struggling actor, but later appeared in multiple television series, including Providence, The Division, What About Brian, and Related. In 2000 he made his feature film debut in Clint Eastwood's space adventure, Space Cowboys. The following year, Hamm appeared in the independent comedy, Kissing Jessica Stein (2001) in a minor role.… Read More

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1971 Birth Born on March 10, 1971.


1989 18 Years Old Following graduation in 1989, Hamm enrolled at the University of Texas, where he was a member of the Upsilon Chapter of Sigma Nu fraternity.
1990 19 Years Old There, Hamm was arrested for participating in a violent hazing incident that occurred in November 1990, involving another student, Mark Sanders. … Read More


1992 - 1995 2 More Events
1997 26 Years Old In 1997, Hamm began a relationship with actress and screenwriter Jennifer Westfeldt. … Read More
1998 27 Years Old In 1998, having failed to obtain any acting jobs after three years, he was dropped by William Morris. … Read More
2000 29 Years Old 1 More Event
…  In 2000, he made his feature film debut in the space adventure film Space Cowboys. … Read More


2002 31 Years Old His career was further bolstered when he played the recurring role of police inspector Nate Basso on Lifetime's television series The Division, from 2002 to 2004. … Read More
2007 36 Years Old 1 More Event
Hamm received his breakthrough role in 2007, when he was cast from more than 80 candidates as the protagonist character Don Draper, in AMC's drama series Mad Men. … Read More
For his work, Hamm won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Television Series – Drama in 2008.
2009 38 Years Old In 2009, Hamm guest starred in three episodes of the NBC situation comedy show 30 Rock, as Drew Baird, a doctor who is a neighbor and love interest of Liz Lemon's (Tina Fey). … Read More
2010 39 Years Old …  On December 12, 2010, Hamm made a guest appearance as an FBI supervisor on Fox's animated series The Simpsons. … Read More


2012 41 Years Old He co-starred with Daniel Radcliffe in A Young Doctor's Notebook, playing an older version of Radcliffe's character, from December 2012 to December 2013.
2013 42 Years Old …  In 2013, American Airlines debuted a commercial titled "Change is in the Air", featuring Hamm's voice-over. … Read More
In March 2015, Hamm's representative confirmed that Hamm had recently completed inpatient treatment for alcoholism.
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