TV's 'Mr. Wizard' Don Herbert Dies at 89
By LYNN ELBER
LOS ANGELES (June 13) -- Don Herbert, who as television's "Mr. Wizard" introduced generations of young viewers to the joys of science, died Tuesday. He was 89. Herbert, who had bone cancer, died at his suburban Bell Canyon home, said his son-in-law, Tom Nikosey.
I'm just grateful he had a long, wonderful life.