Death of Bill Paxton

May 17, 1955 - February 25, 2017
| Age 61

Beloved actor played astronaut in "Apollo 13"...
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Bill Paxton, the Emmy Award-nominated actor, died Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, of complications from surgery, according to multiple news sources. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

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