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Son of Country Music legend Tex Ritter. Best known as Jack Tripper on the sitcom "Three's Company." Also starred in "Eight Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter." John Ritter was on the set of the latter of the two shows when he took ill. He died later that evening. An autopsy revealed an undiagnosed heart defect that caused an aortic dissection. Ritter is buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Hollywood Hills, California.