Ron Leibman was born on October 11, 1937(age 82 years).
He was an American actor.
Leibman was born in Manhattan to Grace, who was of Russian Jewish descent, and Murray Leibman, a Russian Jewish immigrant who worked in the garment business. Leibman graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University.
He won both the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play and the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Play in 1993 for his performance as Roy Cohn in Angels in America.
Leibman also won a Primetime Emmy Award in 1979 for his role as Martin ‘Kaz’ Kazinsky in his short-lived crime drama series Kaz.
Later in his career, he became widely known for providing the voice of Ron Cadillac in Archer (2013–2016) and for playing Dr. Leonard Green, Rachel’s rich, short-tempered father, on the sitcom Friends (1996–2004).
Leibman was married twice.
He and his first wife, singer and actress Linda Lavin, wed on September 7, 1969 and after 12 years of marriage, they divorced in August 1981.
He met actress Jessica Walter exactly a year later, in August 1982. They married on June 26, 1983.
Leibman did not have a child of his own but, he helped Walter in raising her daughter, Brooke, from her previous marriage to Ross Bowman.
Ron Leibman died of pneumonia in Manhattan on December 6, 2019, at the age of 82.
Leibman’s net worth was valued at $5- $10 million at the point of his death.