A lot of performers have played Bozo the Clown, Willard Scott is probably the most famous that you know.
But another man who played Bozo has passed away. Frank Avruch, was the first nationally syndicated Bozo The Clown and played him on TV from 1959-1970.
Avruch died at his home in Boston from heart disease. He was 89.
Funny enough, our own Bill Handel has a story about his childhood and Bozo, and it really explains a LOT about how he ended up the way he is. Listen below.