Joseph Bova

Joseph Bova (May 25, 1924 March 12, 2006) worked in early television, having a children's show on WABC-TV in New York (following Bob Keeshan who had left for CBS as Captain Kangaroo). He played Prince Dauntless in Once Upon A Mattress.

Joseph Bova
BornMay 25, 1924
DiedMarch 12, 2006 (aged 81)
Englewood, New Jersey

Bova was born in Cleveland, Ohio, the son of Mary (née Catalano) and Anthony Bova. He died of emphysema at the Actor's Fund retirement home in Englewood, New Jersey. He was 81 years old.[1]


Year Title Role Notes
1961The Young DoctorsDr. Shawcross
1968Pretty PoisonPete
1972Up the SandboxJohn
1974Who?Dr. Martino / Lucas Martino
1987Morgan Stewart's Coming HomeEmily's Father


  1. Brozan, Nadine (21 March 2006). "Joseph Bova, 81, Actor With Flair for Comedy". The New York Times. The New York Times Company. Retrieved 3 June 2019.

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