Ralph George Macchio, Jr. is an American actor. Macchio was born on November 4, 1961 in Huntington, Long Island, New York as Ralph George Macchio to Rosalie Macchio and Ralph Macchio, Sr. He is best known for his roles as Daniel LaRusso in the Karate Kid series, Eugene Martone in Crossroads, Bill Gambini in My Cousin Vinny, and Johnny Cade in The Outsiders.
Ralph Macchio Height, Weight & More
Ralph Macchio Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Ralph Macchio Height: 5′ 8½” (174 cm)
Ralph Macchio Shoe Size/Feet Size: 10 (US)
Ralph Macchio Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Ralph Macchio Net Worth: $2 Million
Ralph Macchio Hair Color: Black
Ralph Macchio Eye Color: Dark Brown
Date Of Birth: 4 November 1961
Birth Place: Huntington, Long Island, New York, USA
Birth Name: Ralph George Macchio
Race/Ethnicity: Greek and Italian
Spouse: Phyllis Fierro (m. 1987-)
Parents: Rosalie Macchio, Ralph Macchio, Sr.
Siblings: Steven Macchio (Brother)
Children: Julia Macchio, Daniel Macchio
Ralph Macchio Facts
Daughter, Julia Macchio, was born in 1992, son, Daniel Macchio, was born in 1996.
Is a huge fan of songwriter/singer Bruce Springsteen.
Born in the same Long Island town as superstar Mariah Carey.
Was #80 in VH1’s 100 Greatest Teen Stars.
His father has half-Greek and half-Italian ancestry. His mother has Italian ancestry.
Competing on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars (2005). [March 2011]
Listed as one of twelve “Promising New Actors of 1984” in John Willis’ Screen World, Vol. 36.
Graduated from Half Hollow Hills West High School in 1979.
His career started back in the late 1970s doing commercials for Bubble Yum and Dr. Pepper.