Patrick McGoohan and Ricardo Montalban, RIP

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Various news outlets reported Wednesday the deaths of Patrick McGoohan and Ricardo Montalban.

McGoohan, best known as nameless secret agent Number Six in cult classic “The Prisoner,” died at the age of 80 after a short illness.

Montalban was best known to the sci-fi world as villainous Khan Noonien Singh in the original series “Star Trek” episode “Space Seed,” and later reprised the role in the classic “Star Trek II:  The Wrath of Khan.  He was 88 when he died Wednesday.

GS Reporter: Luke

Sources: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090115/ap_en_ot/obit_mcgoohan_4

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090114/ap_on_en_tv/obit_montalban

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  1. Ricardo Montalban epitomized the suave host image; i just recently found out he starred in the Wrath of Khan too, crazy

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