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FILE - In this 1972 file photo originally released by NBC, Peter Falk is ahown as homicide detective Lieutenant Columbo in the NBC series, "Columbo." Falk, the stage and movie actor who became identified as the squinty, rumpled detective in "Columbo," died Thursday, June 23, 2011 at his Beverly Hills, Calif., home. He was 83. (AP Photo/NBC, file)

FILE - In this 1972 file photo originally released by NBC, Peter Falk is ahown as homicide detective Lieutenant Columbo in the NBC series, "Columbo." Falk, the stage and movie actor who became identified as the squinty, rumpled detective in "Columbo," died Thursday, June 23, 2011 at his Beverly Hills, Calif., home. He was 83. (AP Photo/NBC, file)

In Memoriam 2011

1 January 1970

From Hollywood legends like Elizabeth Taylor and Peter Falk, to notable figures like Steve Jobs, a fond farewell to those who passed away in 2011.