Class of 1950
Quincy native Bill Dana found fame as José Jiménez on "The Steve Allen Show." He also had his own show, "The Bill Dana Show," from 1963 to 1965. After the show ended, he continued to act, and wrote and produced for other comics. Today, Dana is still performing stand-up at 83 years old.
--Stephanie Shore, Boston.com Correspondent
At left, Dana performs at Carriage House Theatre on Beacon Street.