Eight Is Enough Star And ‘America’s Little Brother’ Adam Rich Dies Aged 54
Adam Rich of Eight Is Enough fame has passed away at the age of 54.
The Brooklyn-born celebrity passed away on Saturday (January 7) at his home in Los Angeles, according to a relative who spoke to TMZ. No cause of death has been given.
Additionally, law enforcement officials informed the newspaper that he was discovered when someone went to his house, although foul play is not believed to have occurred.
Rich is an American actor best known for playing Nicholas Bradford, the youngest son, in the five-season television drama Eight Is Enough, which aired from 1977 to 1981.
Rich, who was only a child at the time, was instantly recognizable thanks to his unusual pageboy haircut, which prompted countless parents to give their own sons the same style.
Rich began portraying Nicholas when he was eight years old, and went on to gain numerous TV series roles.
He made an appearance in the sitcoms Gun Shy (1983), on CBS, and Code Red (1981), both produced by Irwin Allen.
Additionally, Rich made cameos on a number of programs, such as Baywatch, The Love Boat, CHiPs, and Fantasy Island.