Mostly Credited As: Tom Bosley Birth Name: Thomas Edward Bosley Date Of Birth: October 01, 1927 (Age 83) Country Of Birth: USA Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois Date Of Death: October 19, 2010 Cause Of Death: heart failure Height: 5' 6" (1.67 m)
Actor Tom Bosley died on October 19 at the age of 83. Publicly known for his role as the patriarch in the series Happy Days, the actor struggled for years against lung cancer.
For eleven years, Tom Bosley embodied Howard Cunningham in the cult TV series Happy Days. In 1960, the actor won a Tony Award for best supporting actor in the musical Fiorello. During his last years, the actor appeared increasingly on television series like One Tree Hill , Family Guy or recently in the film Plan B with Jennifer Lopez .
After the death of his first wife, Jane Eliot in 1978, Tom Bosley shared his life with Patricia Karr since the 80s.