Leonard Nimoy, well known, talented and beloved character actor, died Friday at the age of 83. A family member told CNN that Nimoy succumbed due to complications brought on by
chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Nimoy is probably best remembered for his depiction of the green, pointed eared alien - Spock - in the 1960 television series (and later feature movies) Star Trek.
His is survived by cast members William Shatner, Nichelle Nichols, George Takei and Walter Koenig
Takei wrote "We return you now to the stars, Leonard. You taught us to 'Live Long And Prosper,' and you indeed did, friend," .
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