Is Steven Franken Living or Dead?

Has actor Steven Franken died? Or is he still alive?

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Steven Franken is ...

Born 27 May 1932 in Brooklyn
Died 24 Aug 2012 in Canoga Park
Age80 years, 2 months
Steven Franken
Steven Franken
Photo of (from left) Bob Einstein, Steven Franken and Robert Hogan from a 1970 television pilot Three for Tahiti. Networks sometimes arranged for special summer programming to replace their regular shows on hiatus; they also aired unsold pilots of shows during this time.

About Steven Franken

Stephen Robert "Steve" Franken (May 27, 1932 – August 24, 2012) was an American actor who appeared on screen and television for a half century. He was a second cousin of United States Senator Al Franken of Minnesota.


Franken died on August 24, 2012, at a nursing and rehabilitation center in Canoga Park, California, of complications from cancer, aged 80. He is survived by his wife Jean Franken and three daughters, two of whom are from his previous marriage to Julia Carter.