Death of Art Ginsburg

July 29, 1931 - November 21, 2012
Weston, Florida | Age 81

TV chef known as Mr. Food dies at 81
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J.M. HIRSCH, The Associated Press

Art Ginsburg, the delightfully dorky television chef known as Mr. Food, died at his home in Weston, Fla., Wednesday following a struggle with pancreatic cancer. He was 81.

Ginsburg — who enticed viewers for decades with a can-do focus on easy weeknight cooking and the tagline "Ooh! It's so good!" — was diagnosed just over a year ago. The cancer had gone into remission following early treatments and surgery, but returned earlier this month...

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