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Nehemiah Persoff

Nehemiah Persoff's biography

Nehemiah Persoff is 103 years old television actor born at Jerusalem. He was born on Saturday 2nd of August 1919. Nehemiah is often nicknamed as Nick Pursoff. According to year of birth 1919 Nehemiah belongs to Greatest Generation. Birthday on 2nd of August means he is Leo. As sign in itself indicates “Lion” or “King”, hence people born under Leo sign are considered to be leaders in every aspects of life. They are royal in nature.

He is native english speaker. Nehemiah is white american. Nehemiah is citizen of United States of America. Nehemiah is jewish. Nehemiah´s primary profession is to be television actor. You can know Nehemiah also as film actor, painter. Nehemiah is recently known as stage actor.

Nehemiah Persoff's schools

We found 1 school Nehemiah attended. Name of the school: Hebrew Technical Institute.

Nehemiah Persoff's career

His main focus is to be television actor. He is famous thanks to Yentl.

Is Nehemiah Persoff gay ?

Nehemiah is known to be straight.

How did Nehemiah Persoff die

He died on on Tuesday 5th of April 2022 when he was 103 years old at San Luis Obispo. Nehemiah Persoffs death was caused by congestive heart failure. It happend like natural causes.

Awards and competitions

Nehemiah Persoff's Awards

  • He was awarded the 1975 Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award for Distinguished Performance in a Supporting Role for "The Dybbuk" at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, California.

Nehemiah Persoff's quotes

  • If I'm playing a good guy, I'll try to show that he has some bad in him. If I'm playing a bad guy, I'll give him some dignity and love.
  • When you are turned down as an actor, it's not only your talent that's in question, but your entire being: your looks, face, hair, the way you speak, your personality, ethnicity, everything about you.
  • See also Other Works |  Publicity Listings |  Official Sites

Nehemiah Persoff's height, body shape, eye color

Lets describe how Nehemiah Persoff looks. We will focus on Nehemiah´s height, body shape, eye color and hair color. He is tall as 5' 7" (170 cm). Body build is average. His eyes are tinted black. His hair is shade of grey.

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