Bill Daily

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Bill Daily
Major Healy Bill Daily (5844956128) (cropped).jpg
Daily in 2011
Born(1927-08-30)August 30, 1927
Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.[1]
DiedSeptember 4, 2018(2018-09-04) (aged 91)
Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.
OccupationActor, comedian
Years active1952–2018
Spouse(s)Patricia Anderson (1949–76; 2 children)
Vivian Sanchez (1980–??)
Becky Daily (1993–2010 (her death))

Bill Daily (August 30, 1927 – September 4, 2018) was an American comedian and dramatic actor. He acted in many television sitcoms. He was best known for playing astronaut Roger Healey on I Dream of Jeannie and commercial airline navigator Howard Borden on The Bob Newhart Show.[2]

Daily was born in Des Moines, Iowa. He was raised in Chicago, Illinois. Daily died on September 4, 2018 at the age of 91 in his home in Santa Fe, New Mexico.[2]

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  1. "Bill Daily's Gemlike Assists to Make 'Dream of Jeannie' a Hit". Schenectedy Gazette. October 19, 1968. p. 13.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Saperstein, Pat (September 7, 2018). "Bill Daily, Major Healey in 'I Dream of Jeannie,' Dies at 91". Retrieved September 7, 2018.

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