Leonard Nimoy Passes Away at 83

Episode 1165 (03:05)

Leonard Nimoy, known for playing "Spock" in Star Trek, passed away at the age of 83 on Friday morning. He died of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He announced he had the disease last year, attributing it to his years of smoking decades prior.

Read more about the life of Leonard Nimoy in an article by Virginia Heffernan of the New York Times…
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/27/arts/television/leonard-nimoy-spock-of-star-trek-dies-at-83.html?_r=0