Peter Falk, TV's rumpled Columbo, has...

Peter Falk, TV's rumpled Columbo, has died

There are 11 comments on the El Paso Times story from Jun 24, 2011, titled Peter Falk, TV's rumpled Columbo, has died. In it, El Paso Times reports that:

Peter Falk, the stage and movie actor who became identified as the squinty, rumpled detective in "Columbo," which spanned 30 years in prime-time television and established one of the most iconic characters in movie police work, has died.

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You Will Be Missed

El Paso, TX

#1 Jun 24, 2011
God Bless You Colombo

We Will Miss You
Dude in WI

San Antonio, TX

#2 Jun 24, 2011
All the greats are being taken, he was one of them
Columbo God Bless!!

El Paso, TX

#3 Jun 24, 2011
One of my ALL TIME favorites!!

RIP Mr. Falk.

Niagara-on-the-lake, Canada

#4 Jun 24, 2011
What a shame! Considering the fact that my aunt recently died at the ripe old age of 95, and
my mother knows another woman who is 101, age 83 almost sounds too young to die these days!
Mister D-ElPaso

Kennewick, WA

#5 Jun 24, 2011
Hey all my hereos are dropping like flies now days. Shoot I'am down to Clint Eastwood and Homer Simpson. Who else is left? RIP Columbo

United States

#6 Jun 24, 2011
This is indeed a tragedy of epic proportions. I had no idea he was even sick and now he's dead. News like this really makes you wonder, don't you think?

“Very upset American”

Since: May 07

Location hidden

#7 Jun 24, 2011
A very sad day indeed. He was one of the REALLY great ones. I only knew him as Columbo, but an article at the AP said he had a very long and interesting career. And that he almost didn't make it as an actor, but thank God he did.

“So Hillary Blames the Universe”

Since: Jun 08

..for her peevishness..

#8 Jun 24, 2011
RIP, Peter Falk. Columbo was only ONE of your great characters, but 'he' looked like the one you had the best time with.
long live Falk

United States

#9 Jun 24, 2011
People often mistake personality for intelligence.

Columbo captured that light absent minded personality yet smarter than a whip intelligence really well.

He was a likeable character in most all of his roles.

God bless.
joseph vitagliano

Las Cruces, NM

#10 Jun 24, 2011
He was such a card. We will miss you making us laugh.
Petro Jr

El Paso, TX

#11 Jun 24, 2011
Who cares! He was just an actor.

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