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Sadface For Happy Days: Tom Bosley Dead At 83

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Mr. Cunningham has gone to the big Arnold's Drive-in in the sky. Actor Tom Bosley, the father from TV's long-running 'Happy Days,' has died at 83 years old from a staph infection and "a brief battle with lung cancer," according to family members who spoke to TMZ. People Magazine reports that Bosley died on Tuesday in California at his Palm Springs home.

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