Leonard Nimoy is an American actor, singer and director with a net worth of forty five million. Leonard Nimoy first became famous by portraying Spock in the original Star Trek series. Born in 1931 in Boston, Massachusetts, into a family of immigrants, Leonard Nimoy took up an acting career ahead of the ninth birthday of his. He appeared with community theater productions throughout the childhood of his and teen years, and enrolled in Boston College without completing the degree of his. Almost twenty years later, he attended UCLA for photography, and earned his master's degree from Antioch College in training. Throughout the twenties of his, Nimoy took dozens of small film and TV roles prior to landing the lead part in "Kid Monk Baroni" found 1952. Nimoy rose to popularity with the work of his on "Star Trek" where he had Spock through 1966 to 1969 with 3 Emmy nominations. He portrayed Spock in 6 different "Star Trek" films, in "Star Trek: The Animated Series" and on several attacks of "Star Trek: The next Generation". He proceeded to join "Mission: Impossible" adopting the conclusion of "Star Trek" and picked up several video parts, including "Catlow", "A Woman and "Night Gallery" Called Golda", that he was nominated for probably a Best Supporting Actor Emmy. He gave up playing Spock in 2010, a role that was partly assumed by actor Zachary Quinto up until Nimoy's retirement from the character. Nimoy is a photographer that has had exhibits in the Massachusetts Museum of The R and contemporary Art. Michelson Galleries. He's a two time author of his autobiographies. "I Am Not Spock" and "I Am Spock". 5 musical albums have been released by him and is married two times. He and the first wife of his, Sandra Zober, split in 1987. 2 years later, Susan Bay was wedded by him. He and his good "Star and friend Trek" co star William Shatner suffer from tinnitus, a condition where they experience ringing in the ears of theirs, that they attribute to filming the 1967 episode "Arena". Nimoy is currently battling Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Leonard Nimoy died on February twenty seven, 2015 in the age of eighty three from final complications regarding COPD.
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