Biography - A Short Wiki
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?
Peter Falk's death was caused by Pneumonia.
|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|
What’s the name of that famous museum in Paris? The Louvre? I went through that place in 20 minutes.Peter Falk
Children ran up to me shouting, ‘Columbo!’ At first, it gave me great pleasure, but later, I said to myself that those children should have had their own heroes instead of admiring a cop from Los Angeles.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
The entertainment industry is loaded with extraordinarily talented people. But the true, genuine originals, they’re rare.Peter Falk
The first time I ever spoke to John Cassavetes was at a Lakers game. I got up to go for a hot dog, and he was coming in the opposite direction. I don’t know who said hello first, but we started talking, and it turned out that he went to high school with my first wife, Alice.Peter Falk