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Dora Spinner

Birthplace: Izyaslav, Ukraine, Russian Empire
Death: Died in Los Angeles, CA, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Samuel Shpanger; Samuel Spinner; Sarah Mazur and Sarah Mazur
Wife of Max Nimoy and Max Nimoy
Mother of <private> Nimoy; Leonard Nimoy and <private> Nimoy
Sister of Meyer Spinner; Benjamin Spinner; Meyer Spinner and Benjamin Spinner

Managed by: Malka Mysels
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About Dora Spinner

Max and Dora Nimoy were Yiddish-speaking, observant Orthodox Jewish immigrants who had escaped from from Iziaslav, Ukraine, Stalinist Russia. --------------------

Daily Herald Suburban Chicago - Chicago, Illinois - 29 Дек 1987

"...the guru. Mother of actor-director Leonard Nimoy dies at 82 United Press LOS ANGELES Actor-director Leonard Nimoy's mother died of an undisclosed his publicist said Sunday She was 82. DoraNimoy died ... Saturday morn- ing at an unspecified location. A Los Mrs Nimoy is sur- vived by two Leonard and Mel- a businessman on the East the David said. Her Max died earlier this year. Funeral services were scheduled ... Estates will be held at 11 a.m. today at St. Hubert's 729 Grand Canyon Hoffman Estates. Burial will be in St Adalberts Niles. She died Saturday at Alexian Brothers Medical Elk Grove Village. Survivors ... include her and Stanley and John Szulc. Visitation will be..." 29 Дек 1987 Chicago, Illinois, United States of America


Dora was born in Izyaslav, Ukraine ( which is now called Zaslav, in Russia). She was the the daughter of Samuel and Sarah (Mazur) Shpanger. She immigrated with her parents to Boston in 1921

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Dora Spinner's Timeline

November 19, 1905
Izyaslav, Ukraine, Russian Empire
November 5, 1925
Age 19
Boston, MA, USA
November 5, 1925
Age 19
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
March 26, 1931
Age 25
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
December 26, 1987
Age 82
Los Angeles, CA, USA