Remembering David Soul: Beloved ‘Starsky & Hutch’ Star Passes Away at 80

The former “Starksy & Hutch” star David Soul has died at 80. He is best known for playing Detective Ken “Hutch” Hutchinson on the television show “Starksy & Hutch” from 1975-1979. He also gained fame as a pop star in the 70s, with his hit ballad “Don’t Give Up On Us Baby.” His devastated wife confirmed his death on social media, sharing that he fought for life to the end. He leaves behind a legacy of extraordinary gifts in the world as an actor, singer, storyteller, creative artist, and dear friend. Soul was living in London with his fifth wife before he passed away. He obtained British citizenship in 2004 and loved living in the U.K., even stating that he wanted to spend the rest of his life there. Soul is survived by his wife and six children.