Norman Lloyd

Lloyd in 2016, photo by kathclick/

Birth Name: Norman Nathan Perlmutter

Date of Birth: November 8, 1914

Place of Birth: Jersey City, New Jersey, U.S.

Date of Death: May 11, 2021

Place of Death: Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish

Norman Lloyd was an American actor, producer, and director. He was one of the most durable actors in recorded history, having lived to 106. He began his career in the 1920s.

Norman was the son of Sadie (Horowitz), a bookkeeper, and Max Perlmutter, a salesman and proprietor of a furniture store. His father was born in New York, to Hungarian Jewish parents. His mother was born in New York, to a Hungarian Jewish father and a Russian Jewish mother.

He was married to stage actress and television director Peggy Lloyd, until her death, with whom he had two children, including director and actress Josie Lloyd. Peggy was of Lithuanian Jewish/Russian Jewish descent.

Norman’s paternal grandfather was named Herman Perlmutter.

Norman’s paternal grandmother was named Celia Jacobowitz.

Norman’s maternal grandfather was named Barnett Horowitz.

Norman’s maternal grandmother was named Sophie.

Sources: Genealogy of Norman Lloyd –

Norman Lloyd on the 1930 U.S. Census –

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