DNAinfo - July 23, 2011by Tom Liddy
Sources said that Bogard's wife, 80, suffered smoke inhalation in the blaze, which firefighters battled for about 45 minutes.
Both were rushed to New York Hospital, where Bogard died. His wife was listed in stable condition, according to police.
Seven firefighters were also injured in the fire, which was placed under control at 1:28 a.m., according to the FDNY.
Cops said that there did not appear to be any criminality.
The FDNY said the cause of the fire was under investigation.