DEAD: ON THIS DATE
Ned Wertimer (aged 89)
-American actor (The Jeffersons)
Edward “Ned” Wertimer (October 27, 1923 – January 2, 2013) was an American actor. He was best known for his role as Ralph Hart, the doorman on the sitcom The Jeffersons.
DEATH: According to Wertimer’s manager, he had fallen at his home in Burbank, California in November 2012. He never recovered from it and died on January 2, 2013, at the Sherman Village Health Care Center in Los Angeles. He was 89 years old.