David Lawrence Schwimmer was born on November 2, 1966 in Queens, New York. He married Zoe Buckman in March of 2010, and the couple had a daughter, Cleo, in 2011. Schwimmer is best known for his role in the TV series, Friends. The show ran for 10 seasons total and people commonly confuse Schwimmer with his character, Ross Gellar. He graduated from Beverly Hills High School in 1984 and attended Northwestern University in Chicago.