Bobby Troup

Composer

1918 – 1999

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Who was Bobby Troup?

Robert W. "Bobby" Troup Jr. was an American actor, jazz pianist, singer and songwriter. He is best known for writing the popular standard " Route 66", and for his role as Dr. Joe Early, opposite his real-life wife Julie London's character, in the 1970s US TV series, Emergency!

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Born
Oct 18, 1918
Harrisburg
Also known as
  • Bobby Troupe
  • Bob Troup
  • Jr. Robert Wesley Troup
  • Robert William Troup Jnr.
  • Robert W. Troup Jr.
  • Bobby Troup Jr.
  • Robert Wesley Troup Jr.
Spouses
Children
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Pennsylvania
Lived in
  • Harrisburg
Died
Feb 7, 1999
Sherman Oaks

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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