Cynthia Lynn, one of the stars of 1960s Tv show Hogan's Heroes, has died, aged 76.

The actress played Helga on the beloved 1960s series and also appeared in classic Tv hits Mission: Impossible, The Odd Couple and The Six Million Dollar Man.

Family members tell that Lynn was hospitalised with Hepatitis on Friday (07Mar14); she died on Monday night (10Mar14).

She was born Zinta Valda Zimilis in Riga, Latvia in 1936.