Steven Seagal, Date of Birth, Place of Birth

    

Steven Seagal

American actor, martial artist, and film producer

Date of Birth: 10-Apr-1952

Place of Birth: Lansing, Michigan, United States

Profession: screenwriter, actor, businessperson, singer, stunt performer, sheriff, musician, guitarist, film director, film producer, aikidoka, judoka, karateka, television actor, film actor

Nationality: United States, Russia, Serbia

Zodiac Sign: Aries

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About Steven Seagal

  • Steven Frederic Seagal (; born April 10, 1952) is an American actor, producer, screenwriter, martial artist, and musician who holds American, Serbian, and Russian citizenship. Seagal was born in Lansing, Michigan.
  • A 7th-dan black belt in aikido, he began his adult life as a martial arts instructor in Japan, becoming the first foreigner to operate an aikido dojo in the country.
  • He later moved to Los Angeles, California, where he had the same profession.
  • In 1988, Seagal made his acting debut in Above the Law.
  • By 1991, he had starred in four successful films.
  • In 1992, he played Navy SEAL counter-terrorist expert Casey Ryback in Under Siege.
  • During the latter half of the 1990s, Seagal starred in three more feature films and the direct-to-video film The Patriot.
  • Subsequently, his career shifted to mostly direct-to-video productions.
  • He has since appeared in films and reality shows, including Steven Seagal: Lawman, which depicted Seagal performing his duties as a reserve deputy sheriff. Seagal is a guitarist and has released two studio albums, Songs from the Crystal Cave and Mojo Priest, and performed on the scores of several of his films.
  • He has worked with Stevie Wonder and Tony Rebel, who both performed on his debut album.
  • He has also been involved in a line of "therapeutic oil" products and energy drinks.
  • In addition, Seagal is a known environmentalist, animal rights activist, and supporter of 14th Dalai Lama Tenzin Gyatso.
  • He is known for his outspoken political views and support of Vladimir Putin, to whom he once referred as "one of the great living world leaders".
  • He was granted Russian citizenship in 2016.
  • In 2018, he was appointed Russia's special envoy to the U.S.From 1996 to 2018, multiple women accused Seagal of sexual harassment or assault.

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