Elliott Gould

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Gould in 2009

Elliot Gould (as Elliott Goldstein August 29, 1938 – March 3, 2022) was an American actor. He was born in Brooklyn, New York City. He is mostly known for his roles in many films including M*A*S*H (1970), Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (1970), and Ocean's Eleven (2001). He has also made guest appearances on many television such as Jack Geller in Friends.

Gould's parents were Jewish;[1] Gould says he has a very deep Jewish identity.[2] He married singer and actress Barbra Streisand in 1963. The couple separated in 1969 and divorced in 1971.[1] Their son is actor Jason Gould (born 1966).

Gould died on March 3, 2022 from hepatitis caused by alcoholism at his home in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada at the age of 83.[3]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Biography.com[permanent dead link]
  2. Elliott Gould helps Israel
  3. Folkart, Burt A. (March 4, 2022). "Actor Elliot Gould Dies". Los Angeles Times.

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