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Leonard Simon Nimoy

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Bel Air, Los Angeles County, California, United States
Cause of death: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Immediate Family:

Son of Max Nimoy and Dora Spinner
Husband of <private> Nimoy (Bay)
Ex-husband of Sandra(Sonia) Nimoy
Father of <private> Nimoy and <private> Nimoy
Brother of <private> Nimoy

Occupation: American actor, film director, poet, singer and photographer
Managed by: Malka Mysels
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About Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Simon Nimoy (/ˈniːmɔɪ/ nee-moy; born March 26, 1931) is an American actor, film director, poet, singer and eminent photographer. Nimoy is best known for his role of Spock in the original Star Trek series (1966–1969), and in multiple film, television, and video game sequels. His character of Spock had a significant cultural impact and garnered Nimoy three Emmy Award nominations.

Nimoy was born in Boston, Massachusetts to Dora Nimoy (née Spinner), a homemaker, and Max Nimoy, owner of a barbershop, Yiddish-speaking Orthodox Jewish immigrants from Iziaslav, Soviet Union (now Ukraine).

Nimoy has been married twice. In 1954, he married actress Sandra Zober (1927–2011), whom he divorced in 1987. He married actress Susan Bay, who is a cousin of director Michael Bay.

Sources

  1. Wikipedia: Leonard Nimoy
  2. Beyond Spock
  3. Leonard Nimoy Gallery
  4. The Amazing Grace of Leonard Nimoy
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Leonard Nimoy's Timeline

1931
March 26, 1931
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States

Leonard Simon Nimoy was born in Boston, Massachusetts, to Dora (Spinner) and Max Nimoy, who owned a barbershop. His parents were Ukrainian Jewish immigrants.

1953
1953
- 1955
Age 21

In 1953, Nimoy enlisted in the United States Army Reserve at Fort McPherson Georgia, serving for 18 months until 1955, leaving as a sergeant. Part of Nimoy's time in the military was spent with the Army Special Services, putting on shows which he wrote, narrated, and emceed.[20][21][22] During that period, he also directed and starred in A Streetcar Named Desire, with the Atlanta Theater Guild.

1954
February 21, 1954
Age 22
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Marriage Leonard Simon Nimoy and Sonia Zoberblatt.

1987
1987
Age 55
1988
1988
Age 56
2015
February 27, 2015
Age 83
Bel Air, Los Angeles County, California, United States