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Norman Lear Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Wife, Children, Shows, Movies, House, and Net Worth.

Norman Lear Biography

Norman Lear is an American television writer and producer who produced many 1970s sitcoms such as All in the Family, Sanford and Son, One Day at a Time, and its 2017 remake, The Jeffersons, Good Times, and Maude. He was born on July 27, 1922, as Norman Milton Lear in New Haven, Connecticut, the United States to his parents Jeanette Seicol and Hyman “Herman” Lear, a traveling salesman. Norman’s mother was originally from Ukraine, while on his father’s side he has Russian-Jewish heritage. Norman had a younger sister, Claire Lear Brown (1925–2015). Norman grew up in a Jewish household in Connecticut and had a Bar Mitzvah ceremony.

Norman is a political activist, part of the so-called Malibu Mafia who funded liberal and progressive causes and politicians. He was a silent partner of The Nation magazine and founded the advocacy organization People for the American Way in the year 1980 to counter the Christian right in politics. Lear has supported First Amendment rights.

10 Quick Facts About Norman Lear

  1. Name: Norman Lear
  2. Age: 98 Years Old
  3. Birthday: July 27th
  4. Zodiac Sign: Leo
  5. Height: 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m)
  6. Nationality: American
  7. Occupation: Television writer and producer
  8. Marital Status: Married
  9. Salary: To be updated.
  10. Net worth: $200 million

Norman Lear Age

Lear is 98 years old as of 2020, he was born on July 27, 1922, as Norman Milton Lear in New Haven, Connecticut, United States.He celebrates his birthday on July 27, every year, and his birth sign is Leo.

Norman Lear Height

Lear stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m) tall and he has a weight of 68 kgs (149.6 lbs).

Norman Lear Education

Lear graduated from Weaver High School in Hartford, Connecticut, in the year 1940 and subsequently attended Emerson College in Boston, but dropped out in the year 1942 to join the United States Army Air Forces.

He enlisted in the United States Army in September 1942. Lear served in the Mediterranean theater as a radio operator/gunner on Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress bombers with the 772nd Bombardment Squadron, 463d Operations Group of the Fifteenth Air Force; Lear also described bombing Germany in the European theater.

Lear flew fifty-two combat missions, for which he was awarded the Air Medal with four Oak Leaf Clusters. Lear was discharged from the Army in the year 1945, and his fellow World War II crew members are featured in the books Crew Umbriag, by Daniel P. Carroll (tail gunner), as well as 772nd Bomb Squadron: The Men, The Memories, by Turner Publishing and Co.

Norman Lear Wife, Wives

Lear is a married man, he has been married three times. Lear married his first wife Charlotte Rosen in 1943 and ended in divorce in 1956. In 1947 they were blessed with one daughter, Ellen Lear, a sex therapist.

He married his second wife Frances Loeb (1923–1996) Publisher of Lear’s magazine, in 1956. Separated in the year 1983. Ended in divorce, where Loeb received $112 million in a divorce settlement from Lear.

  • 1958: Daughter Kate Breckir LaPook, an executive, married to CBS News medical correspondent Jonathan LaPook
  • 1959: Daughter Maggie Beth Lear
  • Grandchildren: Zoe and Griffin Katz

Lear married a third time to his wife Lyn Davis (1947–) from 1987 –to the present. They have blessed with three children, one son Benjamin Davis (Born July 10, 1988), and Twin daughters Madeline Rose Lear and Brianna Elizabeth Lear (Born 1994). Lear is a godparent to actress and singer Katey Sagal.

Norman Lear Children

Lear is the father of six children, five daughters, and one son: Kate Lear, Benjamin Lear (Son), Maggie Lear, Brianna Lear, Madeline Lear, and Ellen Lear.

Norman Lear Net Worth

Lear has a net worth of $200 million as of 2020. This includes his assets, money, and income. His primary source of income is his career as a television writer and producer. Through his various sources of income, Lear has been able to accumulate good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.

Is Norman Lear Still Alive

Lear is alive and in good health, he is 98 years old as of 2020. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.

Norman Lear Measurements and Facts

Here are some interesting facts and body measurements you should know about Norman Lear.

Norman Lear Wiki

  • Full Names: Norman Milton Lear
  • Popular As: Television writer and producer
  • Gender: Male
  • Occupation / Profession: Television writer and producer
  • Nationality: American
  • Race / Ethnicity: White
  • Religion: To be updated
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight

Norman Lear Birthday

  • Age / How Old?: 98 years old as of 2020.
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo
  • Date of Birth: July 27, 1922.
  • Place of Birth: New Haven, Connecticut, United States.
  • Birthday: July 27, every year.

Norman Lear Body Measurements

  • Height / How Tall?: 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m) tall.
  • Weight: 68 kgs (149.6 lbs).
  • Eye Color: Not Available
  • Hair Color: Grey
  • Shoe Size: Not Available

Norman Lear Family and Relationship

  • Father (Dad): Herman Lear
  • Mother: Jeanette Seicol
  • Siblings (Brothers and Sisters): Not Known
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Wife/Spouse: Lyn Lear (m. 1987), Frances Lear (m. 1956–1986), Charlotte Lear (m. 1943–1947).
  • Dating / Girlfriend: Not Applicable
  • Children: Kate Lear, Benjamin Lear, Brianna Lear, Ellen Lear, Madeline Lear,  and Maggie Lear

Norman Lear Networth and Salary

  • Net Worth: $200 million as of 2020.
  • Salary: Under Review
  • Source of Income: Television writer and producer

Norman Lear Shows, TV shows

  • All in the Family 1971 – 1979
  • The Jeffersons 1975 – 1985
  • Maude 1972 – 1978
  • Good Times 1974 – 1980
  • Live in Front of a Studio Audience: ‘All in the Family’ and ‘Good Times’ 2019
  • Sanford And Son 1972 – 1977
  • Archie Bunker’s Place 1979 – 1983
  • One Day at a Time Since 2017
  • Fernwood 2 Night 1977
  • 704 Hauser 1994
  • Guess Who Died All That Glitters 1977
  • a.k.a. Pablo 1984
  • The Deputy 1959 – 1961
  • Sunday Dinner 1991
  • America Divided 2016 – 2018
  • The Facts of Life 1979 – 1988
  • The Nancy Walker Show 1976
  • All’s Fair 1976 – 1977
  • Hanging In 1979
  • America 2-Night 1978
  • Apple Pie 1978
  • Mr. Dugan
  • In the Beginning of 1978
  • McGurk: A Dog’s Life Since 1979

Norman Lear Movies

  • Just Another Version of You Not Rated1h 31m 2016
  • Cold Turkey PG-131h 41m 1971
  • Live in Front of a Studio Audience: ‘All in the Family’ and ‘Good Times’ 2019
  • Divorce American Style 1h 49m 1967
  • Fried Green Tomatoes PG-132h 17m 1991
  • Come Blow Your Horn 1h 52m 1963
  • The Night They Raided Minsky’s PG-131h 39m 1968
  • Never Too Late 1h 45m 1965
  • Scared Stiff 1h 48m 1953
  • Color Adjustment 1h 27m 1991
  • The Thief Who Came to Dinner PG1h 44m 1973
  • Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg 1h 32m 2009
  • The Little Rascals 1977
  • If You’re Not in the Obit, Eat Breakfast 1h 26m 2017
  • A Note of Triumph: The Golden Age of Norman Corwin 39 mins 2005
  • Casting By 1h 29m 2012
  • All in the Family: 20th Anniversary Special GhettoPhysics R 2010
  • The 70s: The Decade That Changed Television 2000
  • Find Your Groove

 

  • Viewer Direction Advised 1h 27m 2018
  • Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me 1h 40m 2017
  • Corpus Christi: Playing With Redemption
  • A Different Approach 21 mins 1978

 

  • Funny You Never Knew 2019
  • I Want My MTV 1h 26m 2019
  • Pioneers in Skirts
  • Stand Up Planet 1h 15m 2014

 

  • Corwin 1h 20m 1996
  • The Brothers Warner 1h 34m 2007
  • The After Party: The Last Party 3 1h 4m 2011
  • Maggie Bloom

 

  • Make-Up Women
  • P.O.P.
  • Stand Up Planet Comedy Showcase
  • The Gospel According to Jesus 1h 57m 1995

Norman Lear House

TV Producer Norman Lear Relists California Mansion for Nearly $40M. Famed U.S. television producer Lear’s 8.29-acre estate in Los Angeles has been relisted for just under $40 million. Located in Brentwood, the property offers a nearly 14,000-square-foot main house, plus a three-bedroom guest house and a 35-car garage, according to the listing. Lear, 97, purchased the property in 1988 for $6.5 million, according to records.

Frequently Asked Questions About Norman Lear

Who is Norman Lear?

Norman Lear is an American television writer and producer who produced many 1970s sitcoms such as All in the Family, Sanford and Son, One Day at a Time, and its 2017 remake, The Jeffersons, Good Times, and Maude.

How old is Norman Lear?

Lear is 98 years old as of 2020, he was born on July 27, 1922, as Norman Milton Lear in New Haven, Connecticut, United States.

How tall is Norman Lear?

Lear stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m) tall.

Is Norman Lear married?

Lear married a third time to his wife Lyn Davis (1947–) from 1987 to –the present.

How much is Norman Lear worth?

Lear has a net worth of $200 million as of 2020.

How much does Norman Lear make?

Lear has a net worth of $200 million.

Where does Norman Lear live?

Lear lives together in a house in Los Angeles, California.

Is Norman Lear dead or alive?

Lear is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.

Where is Norman Lear Now?

Lear is an American television writer and producer who produced many 1970s sitcoms such as All in the Family, Sanford and Son, One Day at a Time, and its 2017 remake, The Jeffersons, Good Times, and Maude.

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