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Date of Birth: 1943 , March-25
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch

Quick Timeline of Paul Michael Glaser

1943 Born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
1966 Graduated from Tulane University
1971 First feature film, Fiddler on the Roof
1975 Appeared in the television series, Starsky and Hutch
1984 Directed Miami Vice
1980 Married to Elizabeth Glaser
1981 First child, Ariel Glaser
1984 Second child, Jake Glaser
1994 His first wife Elizabeth (Meyer) Glaser died of AIDS
1996 Married to Tracy Barone
1997 Third child, Zoe Glaser
1978 Won Bravo Otto
2005 Won TV Land Awards
1978 Won Golden Apple Awards

Detail Timeline of Paul Michael Glaser

March 25 , 1943

Born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

 Tall and handsome, Paul Michael Glaser was born as Paul Manfred Glaser in the early 1943 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America to Dorothy and Samuel Glaser. His father was an architect. Paul's nationality is American and he is of white ethnicity.

1966

Graduated from Tulane University

As a child, Paul was enrolled at Buckingham Browne & Nichols School. He also attended Cambridge School of Weston. After his high school graduation, he joined Tulane University. He finally earned his Master’s degree in English and theater in 1966. He also has a master’s degree from Boston University.

1971

First feature film, Fiddler on the Roof

He made his feature film debut in 1971 by portraying the role of Perchik in an American musical comedy-drama film Fiddler on the Roof. Next year he was seen in an American comedy-drama film Fiddler on the Roof. 

1975

Appeared in the television series, Starsky and Hutch

From 1975, he began playing the role of Detective David Starsky in an American cop thriller television series Starsky & Hutch. He is critically acclaimed for this role. He is also a writer and director of this TV series.

1984

Directed Miami Vice

He has also established himself as a producer and director in the film industry. In the late 1970s, he directed several episodes of the TV series Starsky and Hutch. In 1985, he directed the TV series Miami Vice. 

August 24 , 1980

Married to Elizabeth Glaser

On 24th of August 1980, Paul got married to Elizabeth Glaser. Elizabeth Glaser was an AIDS activist and child advocate from United States. In 1988, she co-founded the nonprofit organization Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation with her friends. 

1981

First child, Ariel Glaser

He became father for the first time in his life in 1981. He and his late wife Elizabeth Glaser welcomed their first child together in August and that time it was a sin and they named him Ariel Glaser. He died of AIDS in 1988.

August 25 , 1984

Second child, Jake Glaser

He became father for the second time in his life in 1984. He and his late wife Elizabeth Glaser welcomed their second child together on 25th of August and that time it was also a son and they named him Jake Glaser.

December 3 , 1994

His first wife Elizabeth (Meyer) Glaser died of AIDS

While she was pregnant with her first child, she contracted HIV through a blood transfusion. She was unaware of HIV till she gave birth to her second child Jake. Both of her children were also found to be HIV positive. She died of HIV in 1994.

November 24 , 1996

Married to Tracy Barone

After his first wife died, Paul lived a single life for about a year and then he began dating Tracy Barone. Tracy Barone is a producer and writer. They got married on 24th of November 1996. At the end of 1997, they welcomed a daughter named Zoe.

October 7 , 1997

Third child, Zoe Glaser

He became father for the third time in his life at the end of 1997. He and his wife Tracy Barone welcomed their first child together on 7th of October and that time it was a daughter and they named her Zoe Glaser. 

1978

Won Bravo Otto

Till date he has been nominated in Bravo Otto for two different times and out of these two nominations he has been honored once. He won this award for the first time in his life in 1978 for Best Male TV Star (TV-Star m). 

2005

Won TV Land Awards

He is well known for being an actor, writer and director of the TV series Starsky and Hutch. For this work he got his first nomination in TV Land Awards in 2004 and he won this award for the first time in 2005 for Favorite "Casual Friday" Cop. 

1978

Won Golden Apple Awards

He is popular for starring the role of Detective David Starsky on the 1970s television series, Starsky & Hutch. For this role, he was honored with Golden Apple Awards in 1978. He has also once been nominated in Primetime Emmy Awards. 

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On 24th of August 1980, Paul got married to Elizabeth Glaser. Elizabeth Glaser was an AIDS activist and child advocate from United States. While she was pregnant with her first child, she contracted HIV through a blood transfusion. She was unaware of HIV till she gave birth to her second child Jake. Both of her children were also found to be HIV positive. She died of HIV in 1994. In 1988, she co-founded the nonprofit organization Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation.

After his first wife died, Paul lived a single life for about a year and then he began dating Tracy Barone. Tracy Barone is a producer and writer. They got married on 24th of November 1996. At the end of 1997, they welcomed a daughter named Zoe. Paul's nationality is American and he is of white ethnicity.

As a child, Paul was enrolled at Buckingham Browne & Nichols School. He also attended Cambridge School of Weston. After his high school graduation, he joined Tulane University. He finally earned his Master’s degree in English and theater in 1966. He also has a master’s degree from Boston University. He made his acting debut in 1967 by starring the role of Dr. Peter Chernak in an American daytime soap opera Love Is a Many Splendored Thing. He made his feature film debut in 1971 by portraying the role of Perchik in an American musical comedy-drama film Fiddler on the Roof. From 1975, he began playing the role of Detective David Starsky in an American cop thriller television series Starsky & Hutch. He is critically acclaimed for this role. He is also a writer and director of this TV series. He is now aged 73 years old and his net worth is $4 million.