Barry Comden, ex-husband of Doris Day, dies at 74

Tuesday, June 2, 2009 | 5:12 p.m. CDT; updated 5:40 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, June 2, 2009

LOS ANGELES — Barry Comden, a maitre d' at a Beverly Hills restaurant who became the fourth husband of singer-actress Doris Day and later complained that he took second place to her many dogs, has died. He was 74.