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
Peter Michael Falk (September 16, 1927 – June 23, 2011) was an American actor, best known for his role as Lt. Columbo in the television series Columbo. He appeared in numerous films such as The Princess Bride, The Great Race and Next, and television guest roles. He was nominated for an Academy Award twice (for 1960's Murder, Inc. and 1961's Pocketful of Miracles), and won the Emmy Award on five occasions (four for Columbo) and the Golden Globe Award once.
The Cassavetes Crew From left: Peter Falk, Ben Gazzara, and John Cassavetes on the set of the 1970 film Husbands. Read More http://www.gq.com/style/gq-100/201204/gq-100-style-bible-april-2012#ixzz207h5y3Gq