[PW] ? Earliest Use of "Live Long and Prosper" (Quotation Query #740)

Mark Carson mahousu at gmail.com
Tue Feb 16 16:38:48 PST 2016


On Tue, Feb 16, 2016 at 1:54 PM, Luke Owens <lilongjr at gmail.com> wrote:

> I read somewhere that Nimoy took that and the "Vulcan Salute" from Jewish
> tradition. TV Guide, maybe, but more likely one of the multitude of books
> that came out after the cancellation of the original series.
>

There's an article on this at the Washington Post website, including a
video clip of Nimoy discussing it:

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/arts-and-entertainment/wp/2015/02/27/the-jewish-roots-of-leonard-nimoy-and-live-long-and-prosper/

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