Jay Leno Get to know the 69-year old tv-personality, actor, comedian, Jay Leno, before he got famous (e.g. The Jay Leno Show). IMDB reports Word Grabbers (TV Movie) was Jay Leno's first TV appearance in 1976. In 1976 he starred as The Young Man in his first movie Good Times (TV Series). BirthdayApril 28, 1950NationalityAmericanName in PassportJames Douglas Muir LenoDebut Good Times (TV Series)(1976)EthnicityScottish, Italian, (Read: 16 Surprising Celebrity Ethnicities)Ethnic category/Race(?)WhiteSexuality - Gay or NayStraightHis home town is New Rochelle, New York, U.S.. His parents Catherine (née Muir) & Angelo Leno are of Scottish, Italian, ethnicity. Jay Leno was born on April 28, 1950 on a Friday. Center mapTrafficBicyclingTransit Read: 19 Celebrity childhood Homes High school: Andover High SchoolUniversity/College: Emerson CollegeChildhood Photos - When he was young Credit: pinterest.com Year Book Photos Credit: Classmates.com - Read: 20 Funniest Pre-famous Yearbook Photos Photo of First movie or tv show debut Good Times (TV Series) Character: The Young Man| Date: 1976Footage of early or first TV Interview or Appearance 2012 Tesla Model S - Jay Leno's Garage Most popular video on Youtube Batman's Tumbler - Jay Leno's Garage Views: 10.505.938 Share your real life experiences with Jay Leno here and rate your meeting! Correct our wiki/bio - is he not gay or straight or of different heritage? Let us know!