Peter Falk

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Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Jun 23, 2011 (83)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Jun 23, 2011 (83)

About

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.

Before Fame

He had his right eye surgically removed when he was younger and wore a glass eye for most of his life.

Trivia

He has also appeared in films such as Pocketful of Miracles, A Woman Under the Influence and The Great Race.

Family Life

He was married to Alyce Mayo from 1960-1976; the couple adopted two daughters. He was later married to Shera Danese from 1977-2011.

Associated With

He was in the film The Princess Bride based off of the book by William Goldman.

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