DEAD: ON THIS DATE
Howard Caine (aged 67)
-American actor (Hogan’s Heroes)
Howard Caine (born Howard Cohen; January 2, 1926 – December 28, 1993) was an American character actor, probably best known as Gestapo Major, Wolfgang Hochstetter in the television series Hogan’s Heroes (1965–71). He also played Lewis Morris of New York in the musical film 1776, and Everett Scovill, a thinly disguised portrait of Charles Manson’s attorney Irving Kanarek, in the television movie, Helter Skelter.
DEATH: Caine died of a heart attack on December 28, 1993, 5 days short of his 68th birthday.