What’s happening?

–Pops’ main catchphrase

Albert Samuel Solomon (Born December 13, 1903) more known by his nickname Pops, is Beverly's father.

The kids love to spend time with him, especially Adam. For a short period of time he lived with the Goldbergs but now he lives in The Shady Willows. He is known for spending much money on things like cars, cocktails, and poker. It was revealed in Season 5, that he has two houses, one is an apartment in Shady Willows, and a condo in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

His middle name is Samuel, because his father was named Samuel Solomon.


Albert got married sometime in the 1930s-40s to Irene Solomon. After she passed away, he never got married again. He has had more than 100 girlfriends.


Albert started working at a furniture shop in 1948. He retired in the 1960s.

See Also


  • The real “Albert” passed away in 1995.