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Tim Allen
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Allen in 2012
Born
Timothy Allen Dick

June 13, 1953 (1953-06-13) (age 66)
Occupation Actor, comedian
Years active 1975–present
Spouse(s) Laura Deibel (1984-2003)
Jane Hajduk (2006-present)
Children 2

Tim Allen (born Timothy Allen Dick on June 13, 1953) is an American actor and comedian.

Allen was born in Denver, Colorado.

Most of Allen's work is in comedy. He is well known for being in Home Improvement. He also had a role in The Santa Clause, Toy Story, and Galaxy Quest.

Personal life

Allen was raised as an Episcopalian. He was married to Laura Deibel from April 7, 1984, until they legally separated in 1999. Their divorce was finalized in 2003. They have one daughter. Allen married actress Jane Hajduk on October 7, 2006, in a small private ceremony in Grand Lake, Colorado. They had dated for five years. In March 2009, their daughter Elizabeth was born.

In September 2014, Allen, like his character Mike Baxter in Last Man Standing, became a licensed amateur radio operator under the callsign KK6OTD. Also like his character, Allen is a Republican. He has appeared on Sean Hannity's show and announced support for John Kasich, and later Donald Trump, in the 2016 presidential election.

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