Famous figures from Quincy
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.
Comedian Bill Dana poses next to a photograph of himself with Frank Sinatra in 1960 as they get ready for President John F. Kennedy's inaugural gala at his home in Nashville, Tenn., Friday, Sept. 8, 2006.