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Best known to TV viewers as the titular, rumpled Detective Columbo in the series Columbo, a role that earned him four Emmy Awards and one Golden Globe Award.
He was married to Alyce Mayo from 1960-1976; the couple adopted two daughters. He was later married to Shera Danese from 1977-2011.
How did Peter Falk die?
|Cause of death||Pneumonia|
|Age of death||83 years|
|Birthday||September 16, 1927|
|Death date||June 23, 2011|
|Place of death||Beverly Hills, California, United States|
|Place of burial||Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park & Mortuary, Los Angeles, California, United States|
I used to take girls out on a date to Night Court. And I’ll tell you, most girls, they got a kick out of going to Night Court. ‘Cause you get a lot of laughs… and it’s cheap.Peter Falk
I think people identify with Columbo because he is an average man.Peter Falk
The truth is, no one is like Columbo.Peter Falk
I’m not an ace at small talk.Peter Falk
I had two ambitions: One was to be in The Actors Studio, and the other was to walk into a bar where actors hung out, and everyone would know that I was a professional actor and I would be accepted.Peter Falk