Earl Hindman


Age: 61

actor known to millions as Wilson, the odd neighbor peering over a fence whose mouth you never saw on the long-running TV sitcom Home Improvement, who also appeared in films, television series and specials for more than 30 years, including a 16-year stint on the soap opera Ryan's Hope and in films like The Parallax View and The Taking of Pellham 1-2-3, and who in recent years had made a name for himself doing commercial voiceovers.

Cause of Death: Lung cancer

Born: October 3, 1942

Died: December 29, 2003

Stamford, Connecticut