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  12/25/2012, Tevet 12, 5773

‘Odd Couple’s’ Jack Klugman, Son of Russian Jews, Dies

Jack Klugman, a son of poor Russian Jewish immigrants who rose to fame as an actor on “The Odd Couple," has died at the age of 90. He portrayed a slovenly sportswriter on "The Odd Couple" television show and Broadway play, as well as a tough medical examiner on "Quincy, ME.”