American actor Adam Rich was well-known for playing Nicholas Bradford.

The youngest son in the five-season television series Eight Is Enough (1977–1981).

The character he played on the show earned him the nickname "America's little brother."

Rich, the son of Francine and Rob Rich, was born on October 12, 1968. His relatives were Jews.

Rich appeared in TV commercials for Betty Crocker's Snackin' Cake and Nabisco's Wheatsworth crackers.

Rich died in his Los Angeles home on January 7, 2023.

According to his relatives, Rich passed away on Saturday at his home in Los Angeles. The cause of his death was not disclosed.

According to publicist Danny Deraney, Rich battled a form of depression that resisted therapy and wanted to remove the stigma associated with discussing mental illness.