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Barry Commoner
Barry Commoner 1980.jpg
Marion County Voters Pamphlet, 1980
Born (1917-05-28)May 28, 1917
Died September 30, 2012(2012-09-30) (aged 95)
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Cause of death Natural causes
Nationality American
Citizenship United States
Alma mater Columbia University
Harvard University
Occupation Biologist, professor, and politician
Known for Failed nomination for the 1980 Presidential Election
Political party Citizens Party
Spouse(s) Gloria Gordon (divorced),
Lisa Feiner (m. 1980–2012)
Children With Gordon:
Fredric Commoner,
Lucy Commoner

Barry Commoner (May 28, 1917 – September 30, 2012) was an American biologist, professor, and politician. He is known for his failed 1980 Presidential Election campaign for which he was nominated to the Citizens Party.

Commoner was born on May 28, 1917 in Brooklyn, New York. He was married to Gloria Gordon until they divorced. He was later married to Lisa Feiner from 1980 until his death in 2012. He died on September 30, 2012 in his home in Manhattan, New York from natural causes, aged 95.

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