Jack Klugman

Jack Klugman

Performer

Jack Klugman, who brought a straight-forward, salt-of-the-earth quality to scores of roles over a long career, and became famous as the television embodiment of Neil Simon's Oscar Madison, died Dec. 24 2012 at his home in the Woodland Hills section of Los Angeles. He was 90.

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  • Born: Apr 27, 1922 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Death: Dec 24, 2012 in Los Angeles, CA

Roles (12)

Sunshine Boys Playbill - Opening Night The Sunshine Boys (1997)
Opened Dec 8, 1997
  • as Willie Clark (Original)
The Sunshine Boys - Opening Night
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The 48th Annual Tony Awards Playbill - June 12, 1994 The 48th Annual Tony Awards - 1994 (1994)
Opened Jun 12, 1994
  • as Participating Artist (Original)
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Three Men on a Horse Playbill - Opening Night, May 1993 Three Men on a Horse (1993)
Opened Apr 13, 1993
  • as Patsy (Original)
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Production Placeholder The Odd Couple (1991)
Opened Jun 23, 1991
  • as Oscar Madison (Original)
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I'm Not Rappaport Playbill - Dec 1985 I'm Not Rappaport (1985)
Opened Nov 19, 1985
  • as Nat (Replacement)
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The 35th Annual Tony Awards Playbill - 1981 The 35th Annual Tony Awards - 1981 (1981)
Opened Jun 7, 1981
  • as Participating Artist (Original)
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The Sudden & Accidental Re-Education of Horse Johnson Playbill - Dec 1968 The Sudden & Accidental Re-Education of Horse Johnson (1968)
Opened Dec 18, 1968
  • as Horse Johnson (Original)
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cover_no_shadow The Odd Couple (1965)
Opened Mar 10, 1965
  • as Oscar Madison (Replacement)
  • Arrived on Nov 8, 1965
Tchin-Tchin Playbill - Oct 1962 Tchin-Tchin (1962)
Opened Oct 25, 1962
  • as Caesario Grimaldi (Replacement)
  • Arrived on Apr 22, 1963
Gypsy Playbill - Feb 1960 Gypsy (1959)
Opened May 21, 1959
  • as Herbie (Original)
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Awards

Tony Award
1960 Featured Actor in a Musical Gypsy Nominee