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Ernest Borgnine Dead At 95

Mon, July 9, 2012 9:07am EDT by Chloe Melas Add first Comment
Ernest Borgnine

The actor best known for his role in the 1955 film ‘Marty’ died on July 8 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center with his wife and children by his side.

Ernest Borgnine died on July 8 after suffering from renal failure. The actor who became famous for his role in McHale’s Navy, and the film From Here to Eternity died at 95-years-old.

Later, Ernest played a 34-year-old, who thought he would never fall in love in the film Marty. He won the Oscar for his role in the film.

From 1962 to 1966, Ernest played a Navy vet in McHale’s Navy.

Ernest is survived by his fifth wife, Tova Traesnaes — whom he married in 1973 —his children Christofer, Nancee and Sharon Borgnine; a stepson, David Johnson; six grandchildren; and his sister, Evelyn Verlardi.

— Chloe Melas

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