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Jack Klugman, Actor, 'The Odd Couple' and 'Quincy,' dies 90

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Jacob Joachim "Jack" Klugman (April 27, 1922 - December 24, 2012) was an American stage, film and television actor. He was best known as Felix Unger's sloppy roommate Oscar Madison in the American television series The Odd Couple (1970-1975), for his starring role in Quincy, M.E. (1976-1983), as Juror #5 in 12 Angry Men, and his multiple appearances on The Twilight Zone.

A heavy smoker, Klugman was diagnosed with throat cancer in 1974. In 1989, he lost a vocal cord to cancer, but continued to act on stage and television, though he was left with a raspy, scratchy voice.

Jack Klugman cause of death

Klugman died at the age of 90 at his home in Northridge, California, with his wife, Peggy, at his side. He is survived by his sons, David and Adam, and two grandchildren.

I remember watching the Odd

I remember watching the Odd Couple with my Mom. Such a great talent.

so sorry to see him go if i

so sorry to see him go if i know he wood be in a show i wood see it i wood like to tell his family that i'm so so sorry he was a good man

I love this man. Good

I love this man. Good memories.
Loved him on Twilight Zone as well.
I hope his family is doing OK. God bless them.

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