Bob Saget: Remembering ‘America’s Dad,’ from ‘Full House’ to ‘The Aristocrats’

A smiling man wearing a glasses and a black suit.
Bob Saget arrives at the People’s Choice Awards at the Microsoft Theater in L.A. in 2017.
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Beloved TV dad Bob Saget, who was found dead Jan. 9 in a Florida hotel room, famously played wholesome widower Danny Tanner on “Full House” and hosted ABC’s “America’s Funniest Home Videos.”

The 65-year-old comic was remembered fondly by co-stars and a generation of fans as the “kindest, sweetest soul.”

Here’s a look at The Times’ coverage of his life and legacy, starting in the early 1990s.