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Mays at the Flatiron District in New York City on June 13, 2009
William Darrell Mays Jr.
July 20, 1958
|Died||June 28, 2009
Tampa, Florida, U.S.
|Cause of death||Heart disease|
|Resting place||Mount Calvary Cemetery|
|Other names||King of the Pitch|
|Occupation||Television direct-response advertisement salesman|
|Employer||Home Shopping Network|
|See products pitched|
|Board member of||Mays Promotions, Inc.|
|Spouse(s)||Dolores Mays (divorced)
William Darrell "Billy" Mays, Jr. (July 20, 1958 – June 28, 2009) was an American television direct-response advertisement salesperson most well known for promoting OxiClean, Orange Glo, and other cleaning, home-based, and maintenance products.
He starred in his own TV show called Pitchmen with his friend and co-worker Anthony Sullivan. The show was on for one season before his sudden death.
Mays died on June 28, 2009 from complications of heart disease. He was 50.
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