Bernard Fox, Dr. Bombay on ‘Bewitched,’ dies at 89

FILE – In this June 15, 2005 file photo, director of the 1960s sitcom ‘Bewitched’, Willaim Asher, seated, shares the stage with characters from the show, standing from left, Bernard Fox, Casey Rogers and Erin Murphy, in Salem, Mass., during the unveiling of a statue, left, depicting Samantha Stevens, the fictional witch played by Elizabeth Montgomery in the series. Fox, the mustachioed actor known to TV viewers as Dr. Bombay on “Bewitched” and Col. Crittendon on “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died. He was 89. Harlan Boll, a spokesman for Fox’s family, said he died Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016 of heart failure at a Los Angeles-area hospital.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A family spokesman says that Bernard Fox, known to TV viewers as Dr. Bombay on “Bewitched” and Col. Crittendon on “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died. He was 89.

Spokesman Harlan Boll said the actor died Wednesday of heart failure at a Los Angeles-area hospital.

The Welsh-born actor’s extensive, wide-ranging film and TV credits included “The Mummy,” ”Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo,” ”The Dyke Van Dyke Show,” ”McHale’s Navy” and “Columbo.”

He appeared in both the 1997 movie “Titanic” and in the 1958 version of the ship tragedy “A Night to Remember.”