David Astin: Facts About John Astin’s Son

David Astin

David Astin is the son of John Astin. David’s father John Astin is an American actor and director who has appeared in numerous stage, television, and film roles. He is best known for starring in The Addams Family (1964–1966), as patriarch Gomez Addams, reprising the role in the television film Halloween with the New Addams Family (1977) and the animated series The Addams Family (1992–1993).

David Astin: Bio Summary

NameDavid Astin
Birthplace United States
Nationality American
Famous as son of John Astin
Parents Suzanne Hahn and John Astin
Siblings Sean Astin, Mackenzie Astin, Allen Astin, and Tom Astin
Grandparents Allen V. Astin and Margaret Astin

How old is David Astin?

David Astin’s date of birth and age is not known. He was born in the United States to his parents John Astin and Suzanne Hahn. His parents have been divorced. They were married 16 years before they got divorced. Their union was from March 26, 1956, until their divorce on June 14, 1972.

David Astin has two biological brothers. His brothers are Allen Astin and Tom Astin. Allen was born on March 23, 1961, and Tom was born on March 19, 1965. David has two half-brothers who are actor, producer, and director Sean Patrick Astin and actor Mackenzie Alexander Astin.

David Astin has an uncle called Alexander Astin. Alexander Astin was the Allan M. Cartter Distinguished Professor of Higher Education and Organizational Change, at the University of California, Los Angeles. David is also the grandchild of Allen V. Astin and Margaret Astin.

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David Astin’s grandfather Allen V. Astin was an American physicist who served as director of the United States National Bureau of Standards (now the National Institute of Standards and Technology) from 1951 until 1969.

Speaking of education, David Astin is an educated person but details of his education have not been made public. We are yet to find verified information about his educational background and qualifications.


David Astin’s career details are not available at the moment. He is in the spotlight as the son of actor and director John Astin. His father John Astin has been active in the entertainment industry since 1954. He has earned a successful career, appearing in stage, television, and film roles. He has also contributed voices to some animated shows.

John Astin is best known for starring in The Addams Family (1964–1966). He starred in the cult classic TV film Evil Roy Slade (1972). He is also notable for his film roles in West Side Story (1961), That Touch of Mink (1962), Move Over, Darling (1963), Freaky Friday (1976), and National Lampoon’s European Vacation (1985).

John Astin has appeared in Teen Wolf Too (1987) and The Frighteners (1996). He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film for his directorial debut, the comedic short Prelude (1968). He is a member of the board of directors of the Columbia Center for Theatrical Arts in Columbia, Maryland.

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John Astin is a director of the Theater Arts and Studies Department and Homewood Professor of the Arts at Johns Hopkins University,

Personal Life

David Astin has been able to keep his personal life private. He has not revealed any information about his wife or girlfriend. It is difficult to tell if he has a wife or at least a girlfriend. It is also unknown if he is a father or not. His father John Astin has been married three times and has five sons.

John Astin has been married to Suzanne Hahn and actress and mental health advocate Patty Duke. He is currently married to Valerie Ann Sandobal and they have resided in the Tuscany-Canterbury area of Baltimore, Maryland for the past five years.

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