Nabors played Gomer Pyle for 5 years on the TV show Gomer Pyle USMC and before that he starred in the Andy Griffith Show as the same character.
Nabors was a man of many talents including a singing voice that was simply incredible. Many people to this day do not even know that. Besides the TV show fame he also starred in several movies including "Stroker Ace", Cannonball Run 2" and more.
He passed away in Hawaii ate the age of 87.