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Bill's Years on The Bob Newhart Show


Facts About Bill
  • Bill starred on The Bob Newhart Show from 1972-1978.
  • The show premiered on September 16, 1972.
  • It ended on April 1, 1978.
  • The show had 6 seasons, and 142 espisodes.
  • The show centered around pschyciatrist Bob Hartley, his wife Emily, their comical neighbors, and Bob's crazy patients.
  • Bill played Bob's neighbor, Howard Borden. He was a divorced airplane pilot who often burst into their apartment.
  • Bill's co-stars included:

                        Bob Newhart as Bob Hartley

                        Suzanne Pleshette as Emily Hartley

                        Peter Bonerz as Jerry Robinson

                        Marcia Wallace as Carol Kester Bondurant

  • During the show's six year run, it never finished the year in the top 10 rankings. However it did recieve these year end rankings:

                       1972-73: 16th place

                       1973-74: 12th place

                       1974-75: 17th place

                       1975-76: 26th place

                       1976-77: 45th place

                       1977-78: 67th place

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