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Horshack Is Dead; Actor Ron Palillo Dies At Age 62
One of the televisions beloved character actors of the 1970's has died.  Actor Ron Palillo - who played Horshack on Welcome Back Kotter - has died at the age of 62.
No immediate cause of death was listed, but friends close to the actor say that it was unexpected...
Robert Hegyes, Played Epstein on ‘Kotter,’ Dies
Robert Hegyes, the actor best known for playing Jewish Puerto Rican student Juan Epstein on the 1970s TV show "Welcome Back Kotter" has died. He was 60.
The Flynn & Son Funeral Home in Fords, N.J., said it was informed of Hegyes' death Thursday by the actor's famil…