William Link

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William Theodore Link (December 15, 1933 – December 27, 2020) was an American screenwriter and producer. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.[1] Link was known for creating the television programs Columbo, Murder, She Wrote and Mannix. He won two Primetime Emmy Award in 1970 and 1972.

Link died on December 27, 2020 in Los Angeles from heart failure at the age of 87.[2]

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  1. Belkin, Lisa (1987-03-13). "RICHARD LEVINSON, 52, WRITER OF TEVELSION MYSTERY SERIES". The New York Times. Retrieved 2012-01-17.
  2. Countryman, Eli (December 29, 2020). "William Link, 'Columbo' and 'Murder, She Wrote' Co-Creator, Dies at 87". Variety. Archived from the original on December 29, 2020. Retrieved December 29, 2020.