Jennifer "Jenny" Curran Gump (July 16, 1945 - March 22, 1982) was Forrest Gump's childhood friend, love interest, and later, wife. She was played by Robin Wright as an adult and by Hanna Hall as a child.
Forrest Gump (born June 6, 1944) is the protagonist and titular character of the Forrest Gump novel and film. He is the only son of Mrs. Gump and an unknown father. Forrest Gump was born on June 6, 1944 (the day of the Normandy landings during World War II).