Infomercial spokesman Billy Mays Dies at 50

by Staff, June 29th, 2009
Billy Mays
Billy Mays (1958 – 2009)

The lifeless body of energetic infomercial pitchman Billy Mays was discovered by his wife on Sunday (June 28) a day after the 50-year-old was hit on the head when his airliner had a rough landing at Tampa Bay’s airport.

According to May’s wife, he didn’t feel well when he went to bed Saturday night. An autopsy is expected to be completed today.

Mays was the front man for products like OxiClean and Orange Glo. And was easily recognized by his familiar introduction, “Hi. Billy Mays here.”

Billy Mays is survived by his wife, 3-year-old daughter and stepson.

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