March 26, 1931
February 27, 2015
5 ft 11¾ in | 183 cm
75 kg | 165.5 lbs
10.5 US | 43.5 EU
Leonard Simon Nimoy was born in West End, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, on March 26, 1931, was an American actor.
Young Leonard Nimoy first started performing in community theaters at the age of eight.
He made big screen debut in comedy film Queen for a Day (1951) in role as Chief.
He got television debut in NBC crime drama series Dragnet (1954) in episode "The Big Boys", in role as Julius Carver.
Leonard's breakthrough performance came as Spock in the Star Trek franchise.
He released his debut album "Mr. Spock's Music from Outer Space" in 1967.
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He played Spock in first six Star Trek films:
Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)
Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986)
Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989)
Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)
He portrayed Spock Prime in science fiction action films: Star Trek (2009) and Star Trek Into Darkness (2013).
He was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Dr. David Kibner in science fiction horror movie Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Special for his role as Morris Meyerson in drama history film A Woman Called Golda (1982).
He was nominated for the Annie Award for Voice Acting by a Male Performer in an Animated Feature Production for his voice role as King Kashekim Nedakh in animated science fantasy action adventure film Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001).
He voiced Akron / Baraka / King Chandra in animated adventure fantasy film Sinbad: Beyond the Veil of Mists (2000).
He voiced The Zarn in science fiction adventure comedy movie Land of the Lost (2009).
He was nominated for the BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award for Best Male Vocal Performance in a Feature Film for his voice role as Sentinel Prime in science fiction action film Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011).
He played Spock in science fiction television series Star Trek: The Original Series (1966–1969), for which he was nominated for three Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series.
He voiced Spock in NBC animated science fiction series Star Trek: The Animated Series (1973-1974).
He played The Great Paris in CBS drama series Mission: Impossible (1969-1971).
He won the Saturn Award for Best Guest Starring Role on Television for his role as Dr. William Bell in Fox science fiction series Fringe (2009-2012).
Graduated from Shaker Heights High School in Ohio (1943).
Attended Ohio University in Athens, Ohio.
Graduated from Boston University in Boston, Massachusetts (1953).
Studied photography at the University of California, Los Angeles.
He received his Master's degree in Education from Antioch University in Yellow Springs, Ohio (1977).
Received an honorary doctorate from Antioch University in Ohio (2000).
Received an honorary doctorate of humane letters from Boston University in 2012.
Had one older brother, Melvin Nimoy.
Had Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry.
He was also an accomplished photographer.
He was an avid writer of poetry.
He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6651 Hollywood Boulevard in 1985.
He served in United States Army (1953-1955).
He directed films Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984) and Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986), for which he was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Director.
Published two volumes of autobiography: I Am Not Spock (1975) and I Am Spock (1995).
Featured in music videos for:
The Bangles "Going Down to Liverpool" (1985)
Bruno Mars "The Lazy Song" (2011)
Leonard died on February 27, 2015, Bel Air, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 83.
He was married to:
Susan Bay Nimoy (1989-2015)
Sandra Zober (1954-1987) they had a daughter, Julie Nimoy and a son, Adam Nimoy
He dated model Pat Evans.