'Columbo' actor Peter Falk died June 23, 2011. Falk won four Emmys for his portrayal of the detective sporting his signature overcoat. He also received two Academy Award nominations during his long acting career. Falk was 83.
Peter Michael Falk was born on September 16, 1927 in New York City, New York. At the age of 3, his right eye was surgically removed due to cancer. He graduated from Ossining High School, where he was President of his class. ...See full bio » Born: September 16, 1927 in New York City, New York, USA Died: June 23, 2011 (age 83) in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA