Leo Fuchs (1911–1994)

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Leo Fuchs was born on May 15, 1911 in Lemberg, Galicia, Austria-Hungary [now Lviv, Ukraine] as Abraham Leon Springer Fuchs. He was an actor, known for Americaner Shadchen (1940), Avalon (1990) and The Six Million Dollar Man (1974). He was married to Mirele Gruber. He died on December 31, 1994 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Americaner Shadchen Nat Silver / Uncle Shya
Avalon Hymie Krichinsky


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 1990 Avalon
Hymie Krichinsky
 1987 Thirtysomething (TV Series)
Zayda Morrie
- Housewarming (1987) ... Zayda Morrie
 1979 The Frisco Kid
Chief Rabbi
 1976 Jigsaw John (TV Series)
- Dry Ice (1976) ... Muncey
 1974 The Six Million Dollar Man (TV Series)
Dr. Avni
- The Pal-Mir Escort (1974) ... Dr. Avni
 1974 Young Love (TV Movie)
 1972 Sanford and Son (TV Series)
Herman Goldstein
- The Shootout (1972) ... Herman Goldstein
 1972 Awake and Sing (TV Movie)
 1970 Green Acres (TV Series)
Uncle Fedor
- Uncle Fedor (1970) ... Uncle Fedor
 1965 Valentine's Day (TV Series)
- Follow the Broken Pretzel (1965) ... Gortchakoff
 1963 Mister Ed (TV Series)
Mr. Rasmussen
- Patter of Little Hooves (1963) ... Mr. Rasmussen
 1962 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Simon Levy
- The Levy-McGowan Story (1962) ... Simon Levy
 1961 The Tab Hunter Show (TV Series)
Pandro Tremaine
- The Movie Set (1961) ... Pandro Tremaine
 1960 Peter Loves Mary (TV Series)
Professor Vernoff
- A Star Is Born (1960) ... Professor Vernoff
 1960 The Danny Thomas Show (TV Series)
Maxim Gorski
- Danny and the Actor's School (1960) ... Maxim Gorski
 1960 The Story of Ruth
 1959 December Bride (TV Series)
- Lily Helps Twilly (1959) ... Felix
 1958 Pursuit (TV Series)
 1958 The Ann Sothern Show (TV Series)
Mischa Tuloff
- Say It with Music (1958) ... Mischa Tuloff
 1958 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
- The Gentleman from Seventh Avenue (1958) ... Bianco
 1957 Climax! (TV Series)
- Mr. Runyon of Broadway (1957) ... Moe
 1940 Americaner Shadchen
Nat Silver / Uncle Shya
 1937 I Want to Be a Boarder (Short)
 1937 I Want to Be a Mother
Khaim Bok
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Fuchs, the son of Yiddish actress Mame Springer, Fuchs started his career as a stage actor, often writing his own music and lyrics. Generally a comedian, Fuchs was charming and debonair in his characterizations.


The Yiddish Fred Astaire

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