Film and NBC news producer. He fathered international musician Lenny Kravitz.
His brother PFC Leonard Harold Kravitz was killed in the Korean War, and he was given the Distinguished Service Cross posthumously.
He helped Lenny connect with many stars during his childhood.
He was married to Roxie Roker from 1962 to 1985. He was honored by his son at the Mohegan Sun Casino Arena two days after his death.
He was the grandfather of Zoe Kravitz.