Famous Stage Star, Richard Roat, Cast in Seinfeld, dies at 89 - LatestCelebArticles

Famous Stage Star, Richard Roat, Cast in Seinfeld, dies at 89

A well-known stage actor, Richard Roat was most well known for his role in the sitcom Seinfeld, where he played one of the doctors who discovered Julia Louis-Dreyfus’ Elaine Benes to be a different patient. He also played a professor colleague on Friends in 2000 who busted Ross for dating a student.

This Article Contents

What Caused the Death of Seinfeld Actor Richard Roat?

Richard Roat passed away in Orange County, California, on August 5, 2022, at the age of 89. People all across the world are mourning his departure and sharing their grief and loss on various social media platforms. He is probably best known to Seinfeld viewers as one of the physicians who found Julia Louis-Elaine Dreyfus’s Benes.

He was a true embodiment of the Renaissance. He liked to read, see movies, listen to music, play the violin, have interesting conversations, and drink great whiskey. His greatest love was his family, with whom he shared his vast wisdom, sense of humor, and zest for life. His family was unable to provide any other details, however, it is believed that he passed away from a heart attack.

Richard Roat Age, Family, and Early Life

Richard  Roat was born on February 1, 1993, in Hartford, Connecticut, USA. He was 89 years old at the time of his death. Due to the fact he has not been enlisted on the Wikipedia page yet little information regarding his personal life has surfaced over the internet, we do not have any specific information regarding his date of birth, which makes it difficult to find any specific information about him right now. Furthermore, we haven’t heard about his parents so we don’t know who they are.

richard roat age

Since, His personal life has not been widely documented online at this time, making it difficult to find specific information about his family background. We are therefore unable to provide you with any current information about his early life. Thus, Once we learn more about him, we will update whatever is relevant to him.

Richard Roat Career, What was his Profession?

Richard had accumulated more than 135 performing roles across Broadway, film, and television. He appeared twice as a guest star on “The Golden Girls,” first as a murder mystery host and then as Betty White’s boyfriend. The following morning, Betty White’s body was discovered in her bed. He appeared in practically every TV program going back to “Car 54 Where Are You,” including “Friends,” “Seinfeld,” “Hill Street Blues,” and others.

Richard appeared on Broadway in “Sunday in New York,” “Any Wednesday,” “The Wall,” “Julius Caesar” at “The Public Theatre in Central Park,” “Boys in the Band” at “The Huntington Hartford Theatre in Los Angeles,” and “Pasadena Playhouse” (Moon Over Buffalo.) Richard had a profitable practice as an entertainment tax preparer in addition to his illustrious acting career.

Which school and college did he go to?

Due to the lack of public information available about him, we do not know his educational background. In the event that we receive more precise information about his educational background, we will update this section.

Richard Roat Net Worth, How much does he earn?

The net worth of this person is currently unclear due to the lack of publicly accessible personal information.

Also Read: Japenese Entrepreneur, Kazuo Inamori, Kyocera and KDDI Founder, dies at 90

Several online sites claim varying amounts of his net worth, leading us to believe that he had a net worth of $1 to $20 million.

Richard Roat Wife, What about his relationship?

He was a married man and he was married to his wife named Kathy. However, we do not have any information regarding his children right now.

Was he available on any social media platforms?

We did not find him on other social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter as we assume he might not be available on it or might be available with a different username.

We will update this section if we get any leads in the future regarding his social media presence on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, or any other platforms.

Physical Appearance of Richard Roat’s Height, Weight

HeightFeet:  N / A  
Meter: N/ A  
Centimeter: N / A  
WeightKilogram: N / A  
Pounds: N / A  
Hair ColourSalt and pepper
Eye ColourHazel
Body typeFit
Sexual OrientationStraight

Interesting facts about Richard Roat’s should be known

Zodiac SignN / A
Net Worth$ 20 million
Single/ In a relationship/Married/DivorcedMarried
Current SpouseKathy
ChildrenN / A