“Diff’rent Strokes” star dies

Robin Humphrey —  Thursday, January 17, 2013

Conrad Bain, who starred as the kindly white adoptive father of two young African-American brothers in the late 1970’s TV sitcom “Diff’rent Strokes,” has died.

His daughter says Bain died Monday of natural causes in his hometown of Livermore, Calif. He was 89.