|Born||Leonard King Lesser
December 3, 1922
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Died||February 16, 2011
Burbank, California, U.S.
|Cause of death||Pneumonia complicated by cancer of unknown primary origin|
|Resting place||Sholom Memorial Park Cemetery,
Los Angeles, CA
|Alma mater||City College of New York|
|Known for||Uncle Leo in Seinfeld|
|Home town||New York City, New York|
|Spouse(s)||Janice Burrell (1954–1982, divorced)|
Leonard King "Len" Lesser (December 3, 1922 – February 16, 2011) was an American movie, television, voice, and stage actor. He was known for his role as Uncle Leo in Seinfeld. He was born in New York City, New York on December 3, 1922. He was married to Janice Burrell from 1954 until they divorced in 1982. They had two children. Lesser died on February 16, 2011 in Burbank, California from pneumonia caused by his cancer. He was 88 years old.
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- Allen, Floyd (18 February 2011). "Len Lesser dies at 88, due to cancer-related pneumonia". ibtimes.com. Retrieved 19 February 2011.