80 (passed away Feb. 7th, 1999)
Oct. 18th, 1918
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Bobby Troup's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles1970 - MASH
1959 - The Five Pennies
1959 - The Gene Krupa Story
1951 - Mr. Imperium
Guest TV Roles
Dr. Joe Early
Drummer at 'The Beat Nick'
[no bio found]
- Composed the Alma Matter for a Pinecrest Schools in Southern California.
- Father of Cynnie & Ronne (by first marriage), Stacy & Lisa (by wife 'Julie London' (qv)'s marriage to 'Jack Webb (I)' (qv)), Kelly, Jody & Reese (twins) (by 'Julie London' (qv)).
- Wrote the song Route 66, a hit for 'Nat 'King' Cole' (qv) in 1946. 'Chuck Berry (I)' (qv) covered it as did the Rolling Stones on their first album and many others since.
- Served in the Marine Corps during World War II as a captain.
- Father of 'Kelly Troup' (qv), 'Cynnie Troup' (qv) and 'Ronne Troup' (qv).
- Earned a business degree from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Was a member of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity and the Mask and Wig Club.
Related sites for this celeb