Jack Klugman Dies; Veteran TV Star was 90

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Jack Klugman, a veteran television star best known for his role as one half of The Odd Couple, has passed away. He was 90 years old.


Klugman, who also starred on Quincy, M.E, died last night at his home in Northridge, California, surrounded by family members.

He earned two Emmmys and a Golden Globe Award and will forever be remember as Oscar Madison, the hard-living, sloppy roommate of Tony Randall's Felix Unger.

Aside from TV credits that also include The Twilight Zone, Klugman appeared in movies such as 12 Angry Men and Days of Wine and Roses.

He is survived by wife Peggy' sons Adam and David Klugman; and as stepsons Randy Wilson and Phil Crosby Jr., along with two grandchildren.