Robert Hegyes, Welcome Back, Kotter Star, Dies

Robert Hegyes, best known as John Travolta’s fellow “Sweathog” Juan Epstein on the sitcom Welcome Back, Kotter, has died. He was 60

Hegyes died from an apparent heart attack after having chest pains, The Star-Ledger reports. His brother tells the New Jersey paper the actor had suffered a heart attack in the last couple of years and was not well.