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Bobby Troup

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Birthday
18, 1918
Birthplace
Harrisburg, PA
Death Date
Feb 7, 1999 (80)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
18, 1918
Birthplace
Harrisburg, PA
Death Date
Feb 7, 1999 (80)

About

Best-known for playing the role of Dr. Joe Early on the hit 1970s TV series, "Emergency!" and was also a jazz pianist and songwriter.

Before Fame

He had an early song called "Daddy," that was recorded or performed by such legends as Sammy Kaye, Glenn Miller, and The Andrews Sisters.

Trivia

He was also known as the author of "(Get Your Kicks On) Route 66," which became a standard.

Family Life

He was married to his Emergency! co-star, Julie London, until his death.

Associated With

He appeared in the classic 1970 film, "M*A*S*H," directed by Robert Altman.