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Bobby Troup
Birth: Oct. 18, 1918
Harrisburg
Dauphin County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 7, 1999
Sherman Oaks
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor and songwriter. He wrote the popular tune "Route 66." His most famous role was playing Dr. Joe Early on the 1970's TV series "Emergency!," co-starring with wife, actress/singer Julie London, who played Nurse Dixie McCall. His wife was previously married to Jack Webb. London and Webb remained friends after their divorce in the early 1950's, and it was Webb (executive producer of "Emergency!") who recommended her and Troup to Robert A. Cinader, co-creator and producer of "Emergency!" 

Cause of death: Heart attack
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills) *
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Courts of Remembrance, Columbarium of Providence, niche #G64697
GPS (lat/lon): 34.14995, -118.31997
*Former burial location
 
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Record added: May 16, 1999
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Happy Belated Birthday. You're never forgotten each time I watch Emergency and hear "Route 66".
- C. Johnson
 Added: Oct. 21, 2017

- LawBaby
 Added: Oct. 18, 2017

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 Added: Oct. 18, 2017
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