1961 – He was an Italian-American actor who born on the 4th day of November on this year at Huntington, New York, U.S.A.
1970 – He began his acting career during this year, as star of television commercials for products like Bubble Yum and Dr Pepper.
1983 – He starred alongside Patrick Swayze and Matt Dillon in “The Outsiders” in this year.
1984 – He became an international teen idol on this year, after the release of the first Karate Kid movie, where he starred alongside Pat Morita and Elisabeth Shue.The movie came out in this year, in 1986, and in 1989.
1987 – He married Phyllis Fierro on this year, with which he has a son and a daughter.
1989 – After the “Karate Kid, Part III” this year, his fame as a teen idol began to wane.
1992 – His last major role to date was on this year, which he starred opposite Joe Pesci and Marisa Tomei in the hit comedy “My Cousin Vinny”, playing the part of a big city boy wrongly accused of murder while passing through a small Southern town.