Johnny Crawford dead at 75 – The Rifleman actor passes away after Covid-19 and pneumonia battle ‘WILL BE GREATLY MISSED’
“It is with great sadness and gloom that the Johnny Crawford Legacy team announces the death of Johnny Crawford,” the statement read.
Spokespersons confirmed that Crawford “passed away peacefully” with his wife by his side.
The actor was best known for his role in The Rifleman, where he played Mark McCain.
He was nominated for Best Supporting Actor at the Primetime Emmys in 1959 when he was only 13 years old.
However, in 2019 he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s before contracting Covid-19 and pneumonia.