Death of Richard Crenna

November 30, 1926 - January 17, 2003
Encino, California | Age 76

Veteran screen and television actor dies at 76
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Richard Crenna, the Emmy award-winning character actor who starred as a lovesick teenager on "Our Miss Brooks'' and Sylvester Stallone's Green Beret mentor in the "Rambo'' films, has died. He was 76.

Crenna, whose credits also included "Wait Until Dark,'' "The Flamingo Kid,'' and television's "The Real McCoys,'' died Friday of pancreatic cancer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, daughter Seana Crenna said Saturday.

"This came very sudden,'' she said.

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