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Bobby Hatfield
Birth: Aug. 10, 1940
Beaver Dam
Dodge County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Nov. 5, 2003
Kalamazoo County
Michigan, USA

Rock Singer. A member along with Bill Medley, they formed the musical group, "The Righteous Brothers." The two friends began playing together while attending the Anaheim High School, and soon began playing bars in Santa Ana, California, and proms. They went onto play professionally in 1962 as 'The Righteous Brothers' and signed with the Moonglow Record Label. The group went on had numerous Top Ten hits, many which were No. 1's, including, 'Little Latin Lupe Lu.,' 'You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin,' '(You're My) Soul and Inspiration,' and 'Rock And Roll Heaven.' In March 2003 the group was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The group's other recordings include, 'He,' ' Go Ahead And Cry,' 'Just Once In My Life,' 'Unchained Melody,' Great Pretender,' 'Sticks And Stones,' 'You'll Never Walk Alone,' 'Blues,' and 'Ebb-Tide.' The group went on recording together for several years and were part of the 1980s and 1990s oldies reunion circuits. Hatfield passed away in Kalamazoo, Michigan, at the age of 63, before 'The Righteous Brothers' were supposed to begin a tour at the Miller Auditorium. (bio by: K) 
Family links: 
  Carl Alvin Hatfield (1905 - 1982)
  Signa Lenore Johnson Hatfield (1905 - 1984)
  Linda Jean Hatfield (1951 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Heart failure due to acute cocaine intoxication.
Pacific View Memorial Park
Corona del Mar
Orange County
California, USA
Plot: Lido Terrace section
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: K
Record added: Nov 05, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8063365
Bobby Hatfield
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Bobby Hatfield
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Just listened to your songs... made me miss music and songs like that. What a voice. Thanks for the memories
- familylady
 Added: Jul. 19, 2016
...indeed it does. You are missed Bobby...
- Patty Valentino
 Added: Jul. 17, 2016

- R I P
 Added: May. 26, 2016
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