Is Leonard Nimoy Jewish?

Leonard Nimoy

Well, to make a long story short, Leonard Nimoy is Jewish!

Since Leonard Nimoy's mother is Jewish, and in Judaism one's religion is based on one's mother's religion, then that makes him also Jewish. His father is Jewish too.

Leonard Nimoy (who's full birth name is Leonard Simon Nimoy) was born on March 26, 1931 in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S..

He 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.

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