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Michael Landon’s ex-Wife-Dodie Levy-Fraser Bio, Age, Birthday, Still Alive?

Michael Landon’s ex-Wife-Dodie Levy-Fraser Bio, Age, Birthday, Still Alive?

Facts of Dodie Levy-Fraser

Full Name: Dodie Levy-Fraser
Birth Date: March 16, 1933
Age: 88 years
Gender: Female
Profession: Celebrity Ex-Wife
Country: United States
Horoscope: Pisces
DivorceMicheal Landon
Net Worth$500 thousand
Birth PlaceNew York
FatherNissim Levy
MotherVictoria “Dora” Samarel Levy
SiblingsMary Levy Rugraffe and Solomon Isaac “Solly” Levy
KidsMark Landon, Josh Fraser Landon
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Legal secretary Dodie Levy-Fraser rose to popularity as the ex-wife of late American actor, writer, director, and producer Michael Landon.

What is the Natioanlity of Dodie Levy-Fraser?

On March 16, 1933, Dodie Levy-Fraser was born in New York City, New York, in the United States of America. By nationality, she holds American citizenship and was of Caucasian ethnic background. She spent her childhood days in New York City along with her family. Nissim Levy was the name of her father.

Her mother’s name was Victoria “Dora” Samarel Levy. She grew up with two older siblings. She was the youngest in the family. Mary Levy Rugraffe and Solomon Isaac “Solly” Levy are the names of her elder siblings. In the year 1989 Mary passed away. Regarding her education and qualification, she was a well-educated person.

What was the Net Worth of Dodie Levy-Fraser’s Ex-husband?

Dodie Levy-Fraser used to collect a handsome sum of money from her professional business. As per some online sources, her net worth was around $500 thousand at the time of her death. The main source of her income was from her successful career as a Legal secretary.

 Late Michael Landon posing for a photo with his car
Caption: Late Michael Landon posing for a photo with his car (Photo: Pinterest)

Similarly, her late ex-husband Michael Landon had a whopping amount of net worth. It seems that he used to gather a good amount of money from the entertainment industry. According to the celebrity net worth, he had an estimated net worth of $40 million at the time of death. The main source o his income was from his professional career as an American actor, writer, director, and producer.

What was the Reason behind Dodie Levy-Fraser’s Death?

On 5th July 1994, Dodie Levy-Fraser passed away at the age of 61, in Palm Springs, Riverside County, California. The reason behind her death is still a big mystery. Dodie’s dead body was put at Home of Peace Memorial Park, in the Cemetery in East Los Angeles.

What happened to Micheal Landon?

At first, Landon began to suffer from a severe headache while he was on a skiing vacation in Utah on April 2, 1991. After some time he had been diagnosed with a particularly aggressive form of pancreatic cancer known as exocrine adenocarcinoma.

Late Micheal Landon in a frame
Caption: Late Micheal Landon in a frame (Photo: IMDb)

When Landon was at the age of 54 he died in Malibu, California on July 1, 1991. His dead body was interred in a private family mausoleum at Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery, in Culver City, California.

Who was the husband of Dodie Levy-Fraser?

Dodie Levy-Fraser had married thrice in her life. The information regarding her other two ex-husbands is still missing. Mark Landon is the name of her son from her previous marriage. Dodie got married to her long-term boyfriend Micheal Landon.

By profession, he was an American actor, writer, director, and producer. The couple exchanges their marriage vows on Mar 11, 1956, in a low-key wedding ceremony that was attended by their family members and close pals.

Dodie Levy-Fraser with her ex-husband Micheal Landon and child
Caption: Late Dodie Levy-Fraser with her late ex-husband Micheal Landon and child (Photo: Pinterest)

After a couple of years of their marriage, the pair also started a family together, adopting a son Josh Fraser Landon as an infant. When Micheal was working in the film industry he fell in love with Marjorie Lynn Noe. He was still married to Dodie at that time.

After some time he left his first wife for his new woman Marjorie. After that Dodie decided to sign into the divorce paper. In December 1962 their divorce paper was final.

How did her son Mark Landon die?

Her son Mark was found dead at his house located in West Hollywood on 11th May 2009. He died at the age of 60. The reason behind his death is still missing. After that his dead body was buried at the Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery in Culver City, California.

Professional Career of her late ex-husband Micheal Landon

  • Micheal Landon began his career in the entertainment field.
  • At first, he appeared in the television series Telephone Time.

    Micheal Landon in a photoshoot
    Caption: Micheal Landon in a photoshoot (Photo: Iconic Greats)
  • Then he released the song “Gimme a Little Kiss (Will “Ya” Huh)”/ “Be Patient With Me” in the year 1957.