Leonard Nimoy who is famously known for playing Mr. Spock on Star Trek, has died at age 83. According to his son Adam, he died of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Nimoy became extremely popular and well-known for his role in Star Trek as the half-Human, half-Vulcan character Spock. Many people remember him for his famous catchphrase “live long and prosper” and the Vulcan greeting which you see him displaying in the above picture.
He left a final message on Twitter on February 22nd reading, “A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory.”.
A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory. LLAP
— Leonard Nimoy (@TheRealNimoy) February 23, 2015
Source: NYTimes | News Archive