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Harry Morgan dies at 96; star of TV's 'MASH'
Harry Morgan dies at 96; star of TV's 'MASH'

Emmy Award-winning actor Harry Morgan, who played the crusty yet sympathetic Col. Sherman T. Potter in the sitcom "MASH" and the hard-nosed LAPD Officer Bill Gannon in the television drama "Dragnet," died Wednesday. He was 96. Morgan died at his home in Brentwood after a bout with pneumonia, his daughter-in-law, Beth Morgan, told the Associated Press. Morgan's eight-year run on "MASH," the pinnacle of his seven-decade acting career, began when he was 60 and had already appeared on the Broadway stage, in dozens of television shows and more than 50 films. Photos: Harry Morgan | 1915 - 2011 Three years after it debuted, he joined the show in 1975 as...

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