Psycho" star John Gavin - who showed up in a few different works of art, for example, "Midnight Lace" and was the US Ambassador to Mexico under Ronald Reagan - has passed on.
John - who played Sam Loomis in the great blood and gore movie - passed on Friday morning ... TMZ has learned. We're advised he capitulated to inconveniences from pneumonia and had struggled leukemia for quite a while.
John was first hospitalized just before Christmas and kicked the bucket just before 6 AM Friday at his Beverly Hills home, encompassed by his family
Gavin featured as Julius Caesar in "Spartacus" and "Impersonation of Life." He additionally won a Golden Globe for "A Time to Love and a Time to Die" when he played Ernst Graber.
Gavin abandons his significant other, Connie, and 2 kids. Connie tells TMZ, "We lost our closest companion, father and spouse. We were so thankful to have him."