Leon Askin (Leon Aschkenasy; September 18, 1907 – June 3, 2005) was an Austrian movie and television actor. He was best known for playing the character "General Burkhalter" on the TV situation comedy Hogan's Heroes. Askin was born in Vienna, Austria.
Askin died in Vienna, Austria from natural causes, aged 97.
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- "Leon Askin Biography (1907-)". Filmreference.com. Advameg. Retrieved 2011-07-09.