Ron Weaver Dies: Emmy Award-Winning Producer Was 75

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
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Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.
May 15, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

Ron Weaver dies: A three-time Daytime Emmy Award-winning television producer, Weaver had several major shows in his esteemed career.

Weaver was part of the original team that created “Sesame Street,” and also worked on “The Bold and the Beautiful.” He worked for 27 years with the CBS soap opera, collecting the Emmy Awards.

Weaver passed away in his home near Los Angeles on May 11 at age 75, according to Variety.

Weaver’s life also included writing, including a novel, Soul Mate, and a stint in the United States Air Force Reserve.

 

Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.