October 19th, 2010
04:49 PM ET

Actor Tom Bosley dies at 83

"Happy Days" dad Tom Bosley died Tuesday after a battle with lung cancer, his wife said. He was 83.

Bosley's 50 years as a television actor included roles on dozens of shows, but he was best known as Howard Cunningham, the patriarch of a 1950s "Happy Days" family, a show that aired for 11 seasons starting in 1974.


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  1. Luda

    A memorial site was created for Tom Bosley! Honor his memory by contributing to his memorial site http://tombosley.people2remember.com/

    October 20, 2010 at 11:14 am | Report abuse | Reply
  2. denise


    October 19, 2010 at 5:09 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  3. TCP

    @JohnnyR- what are you one of those poor,bitter black asses??? RIP Tom

    October 19, 2010 at 5:21 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  4. Mr Me

    At least he got enjoy his life then

    October 19, 2010 at 5:47 pm | Report abuse | Reply
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