David Ogden Stiers was an American actor, who was well known for his role as Major Charles Emerson Winchester III on the 70's/80's television series M*A*S*H. He has appeared in many television and movie roles. He was a true and passionate classical music lover, and had been guest conductor for over 70 professional orchestras worldwide.
Ogden Stiers died at the age of 75 at his home in Newport, Oregon due to bladder cancer.
- David Ogden Stiers' obituary on Legacy
- Death report on The Oregonian
- David Ogden Stiers on Wikipedia