Birth Date: March 27, 1931
Birth Place: Naponee, Nebraska, USA
Date of Death: February 13, 1980 / Age: 48
Location of Death: Malibu, California, USA
Cause of Death: heart attack
Biography: David Harold Meyer (March 27, 1931 - February 13, 1980), better known as David Janssen, was an American film and television actor who is best-known for his role as Dr. Richard Kimble in the television series The Fugitive (ABC,1963-1967). Also appeared in Richard Diamond, O'Hara U.S. Treasury, and Harry-O TV series and in a number of films including John Wayne's The Green Berets. As a heavy smoker and drinker, he died of a heart attack at the age of only 49 in Malibu, California. He was interred in the Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery in Culver City, California.