In 2003, Hindman was diagnosed with lung cancer. Find a Grave, database and images ( accessed ), memorial page for Earl Hindman (20 Oct 1942–29 Dec 2003), Find a Grave Memorial no. Gender: Male Race or. Earl John Hindman (October 20, 1942 – December 29, 2003) was an American film and television actor, best known for his role as the kindly unseen neighbor Wilson W. Wilson, Jr. on the television sitcom Home Improvement (1991–99).. Long before this role, however, he played villains in two 1974 thrillers, The Taking of Pelham One Two Three and The Parallax View. Earl Hindman was an American actor from Arizona. Earl Hindman, the actor known to millions as the odd neighbor barely seen as he peeks over the backyard fence in the long-running television situation comedy " Home Improvement, " …

Earl Hindman: Death(December 29, 2003) He was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2003 and he died of the disease on December 29, 2003, in Stamford, Connecticut, and buried in Roxbury Cemetery. He was born on October 20, 1942, in Bisbee, Arizona, U.S.A. AKA Earl John Hindman. Earl Hindman. Earl Hindman was born in Bisbee, Ariz., and started acting in high school. Earl Hindman, Actor: The Taking of Pelham One Two Three. The series lasted for 8 seasons, and a total of 204 episodes. He studied it at the University of Arizona in Tucson before setting out for New York. He died at the age of 61.

Born: 20-Oct-1943 Birthplace: Bisbee, AZ Died: 29-Dec-2003 Location of death: Stamford, CT Cause of death: Cancer - Lung. Source: The AV Club (Earl Hindman) Earl Hindman: Health and Death. 8220288, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Unknown. His most famous role was that of helpful neighbor Wilson W. Wilson, Jr. in the popular sitcom "Home Improvement" (1991-1999). They remained married until Earl Hindman’s death in 2003. Although he received treatment for cancer, it was unsuccessful.

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In 1942, Hindman was born in Bisbee, Arizona, which at the time was a mining city. Earl Hindman was a chain smoker having smoked cigarettes most of his life.