Death of John Rich

July 6, 1925 - January 29, 2012
Los Angeles, California | Age 86

Director of TV comedies dies at 86
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The Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Television director John Rich, who won an Emmy Award for the memorable "All in the Family" scene showing Sammy Davis Jr. planting a kiss on Archie Bunker, has died in Los Angeles at 86.

Rich also won an Emmy for "The Dick Van Dyke Show."

Directors Guild of America spokeswoman Sahar Moridani tells the Los Angeles Times (http://lat.ms/yg21r5 ) that Rich died Sunday morning at his Los Angeles...

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