Conrad Bain, who portrayed Phillip Drummond in the iconic TV series "Diff'rent Strokes," died Monday at 89. Details about his death have not yet been revealed.
Any fan of late-70s/early-80s television saw Mr. Drummond as one of the quintessential "cool dads." As a white, widowed owner of a construction company, he took in his deceased housekeeper's black kids and raised them as his own. Whether you had good parents or bad ones, there were often TV dads to look up to and admire.
We've compiled a gallery of the TV dads we wish we'd had. Who are we leaving out? Leave your thoughts in the comments below.