LeVar Burton Rank
About LeVar Burton
LeVar Burton is an American actor, director and author who achieved international stardom for portraying Kunta Kinte in ABC's miniseries Roots. He is also famous for playing Geordi La Forge in the television series Star Trek: The Next Generation from 1987 to 1994 and in the Star Trek film series. From 1983 to 2006, he hosted the famous PBS children's series Reading Rainbow.
His son Eian was born in 1980. He married Cozart Burton in 1992. He and Cozart welcomed their first child together, a daughter named Michaela in 1994.
In 1990, he was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
LeVar Burton Rank
LeVar Burton Photo Gallery
Famous quotes by LeVar Burton
And it's here and it's ready and we can really revolutionize the way we educate our children with tablet computers, and I'm committed to doing whatever I can to speaking to whomever I can to send this signal - to pound this message home. Now is the time.LeVar Burton
I've always been interested in gadgets and technology and I've always been a reader.LeVar Burton
If we marry educational technology with quality, enriching content, that's a circle of win.LeVar Burton
It's definitely true that there are a lot of the devices we used on 'Star Trek,' that came out the imagination of the writers, and the creators that are actually in the world today.LeVar Burton
It's not about division. It's not about politics. My concern is how do we come together?LeVar Burton
Reading a hard copy book, and reading a book on an iPad are slightly different experiences. What they both have in common though is that you must engage your imagination in the process.LeVar Burton
This wired generation is kind of cool.LeVar Burton
We can't afford to sacrifice another generation of American children to bureaucratic politics. We've got to get it done. The future, the health, the life - our nation depends on it and it's just foolish to think or act otherwise.LeVar Burton
We have an amazing advantage right now in that we have developed technology that is so sexy, so engaging for kids.LeVar Burton
LeVar Burton's Popularity
LeVar Burton is a famous American actor, director, and producer, who was born on February 16, 1957. As a person born on this date, LeVar Burton is listed in our database as the 17th most popular celebrity for the day (February 16) and the 21st most popular for the year (1957).
People born on February 16 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. LeVar Burton is the 385th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to LeVar Burton's birthday, LeVar Burton is the 3333rd most famous American.
In general, LeVar Burton ranks as the 5212th most popular famous person, and the 775th most popular actor of all time. “The Famous Birthdays” catalogs over 25,000 famous people, everyone, from actors to actresses to singers to tiktok stars, from serial killers to chefs to scientists to youtubers and more. If you're curious to see who was born on your birthday, you can use our database to find out who, what, where, when and why. You can search by birthday, birthplace, claim to fame or any other information by typing in the search box, or simply browse our site by selecting the month, the day, the horoscope, or any other clickable option.