Jack Klugman’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Apr 27, 1922

Death Date

December 24, 2012

Age of Death

90 years

Cause of Death

Prostate Cancer


TV Actor

The tv actor Jack Klugman died at the age of 90 . Below is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Three time Emmy award winner who portrayed the role of Oscar Madison on TV’s The Odd Couple and starred as the eponymous character in Quincy, M.E. for eight years.

He married Brett Somers in 1953 and they had two children before divorcing.



“I saw John Garfield smoke. He was my idol, so I smoked. I even smoked like him.” (Jack Klugman)


“Poverty can teach lessons that privilege cannot.” (Jack Klugman)


“For 50 years, acting was the reason I got up in the morning.” (Jack Klugman)


“I was at the pinnacle of my career one day and the next day I was put out to pasture. I felt like a race horse with a broken leg.” (Jack Klugman)


“A world without Tony Randall is a world that I cannot recognize.” (Jack Klugman)