Bill Dana

  • American comedian
  • Born October 5, 1924

Bill Dana was the stage name of William Szathmary (October 5, 1924 – June 15, 2017), an American comedian, actor, and screenwriter. He often appeared on television shows such as The Ed Sullivan Show, frequently in the guise of a heavily accented Bolivian character named José Jiménez. Dana often portrayed the Jiménez character as an astronaut.

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He is so old that his blood type was discontinued.

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