On This Day

Lena Dunham

Writer, Actress and Producer Lena Dunham

Profession: Writer, Actress and Producer

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: Lena Dunham came to fame as the creator and star of the HBO series "Girls", based in part on her own life. Durham was nominated for seven Emmy award and has won two Golden Globe awards for "Girls".

Dunham has also published a successful biography "Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's "Learned" and is a prominent voice on social media.

Born: May 13, 1986
Birthplace: New York, New York, USA
Age: 34 years old

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus

Historical Events

  • 2012-04-15 TV comedy drama "Girls" created by and starring Lena Dunham premieres on HBO