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Larry Hagman in front of the Southfork Ranch (Credit: AP)

Larry Hagman in front of the Southfork Ranch mansion in Parker, Texas, made famous in the television show “Dallas." (Oct. 9, 2008)

Larry Hagman through the years

The actor Larry Hagman, star of "Dallas" and "I Dream of Jeannie," died due to complications from his battle with cancer, his family said.

Broadway star Mary Martin is congratulated backstage after
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Broadway star Mary Martin is congratulated backstage after the opening of her new musical “Jennie” at New York's Majestic Theater. From left are Beatrice Lillie; Richard Halliday, husband of Mary Martin; Heller Weir, daughter of Mary Martin' and Martin's son Larry Hagman. (Oct. 17, 1963)

In this June 4, 1965, file photo, cameraman
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In this June 4, 1965, file photo, cameraman Sam Rosen, left, and director Gero Nelson guide the co-star of the series “I Dream of Jeannie,“ Larry Hagman, as he emerges from a mock-up of the Apollo space vehicle, filming at North American Aviation's Space Division in Downey, Calif.

This file photo shows Barbara Eden and Larry
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This file photo shows Barbara Eden and Larry Hagman in a scene from the television show "I Dream of Jeannie." (1967)

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This file photo shows actor Larry Hagman on
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This file photo shows actor Larry Hagman on the set of the television series “Dallas.“ (Feb. 2, 1979)

This file photo shows actor Larry Hagman, center
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This file photo shows actor Larry Hagman, center left, with fellow cast members of the television series “Dallas.“ Back row from left are Howard Keel, Barbara Bel Geddes, Larry Hagman, Linda Grey, Susan Howard and Steve Kanaly. Front row from left are Priscilla Presley, Victoria Principal and Ken Kercheval. (1983)

First lady Nancy Reagan kisses actor Larry Hagman,
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First lady Nancy Reagan kisses actor Larry Hagman, playing Santa Claus, at a showing of the holiday decorations at the White House in Washington. (Dec. 9, 1985)

Actress Mary Martin and her son, Larry Hagman
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Actress Mary Martin and her son, Larry Hagman at the after-theater party for “Legends,“ a play starring Martin and Carol Channing, at the Music Center in Los Angeles. (Feb. 3, 1986)

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"I Dream of Jeannie” co-stars Barbara Eden and Larry Hagman pose for photos before signing copies of the newly released first season DVD of their television show at a bookstore in New York. (March 15, 2006)

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Larry Hagman in front of the Southfork Ranch
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Larry Hagman in front of the Southfork Ranch mansion in Parker, Texas, made famous in the television show “Dallas." (Oct. 9, 2008)

Larry Hagman listens to a reporter's question while
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Larry Hagman listens to a reporter's question while visiting the Southfork Ranch in Parker, Texas, made famous in the television show "Dallas." (Oct. 9, 2008)

Linda Gray cuts the ribbon while Larry Hagman
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Linda Gray cuts the ribbon while Larry Hagman holds it at the grand opening of the Omni Dallas Hotel. In the background are Hattie Hill, chairwoman of the Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau; Jack Matthews; former Dallas Mayor Tom Leppert; and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings. (Nov. 11, 2011)

Larry Hagman poses for a photo in front
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Larry Hagman poses for a photo in front of a backdrop with an image of downtown Dallas, during a reception at the University of Texas at Tyler, following his presentation of “Confessions." (Nov. 10, 2012)

Actor Larry Hagman before the closing ceremony of
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Actor Larry Hagman before the closing ceremony of the 2010 Monte Carlo Television Festival at the Grimaldi Forum in Monte Carlo, Monaco. (June 10, 2010)

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Patrick Duffy, left, Linda Gray and Larry Hagman
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Patrick Duffy, left, Linda Gray and Larry Hagman present the award for outstanding performance by an ensemble in a drama series at the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles. (Jan. 29, 2012)

Larry Hagman reprised his role as J.R. Ewing,
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Larry Hagman reprised his role as J.R. Ewing, the oilman everyone loves to hate, in the new “Dallas."

John Ross (Josh Henderson) and JR (Larry Hagman)
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John Ross (Josh Henderson) and JR (Larry Hagman) hang out like VIPs at a Cowboys game during the “Truth or Consequences” episode of the new “Dallas."

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