Bobby Troup

Born Oct 18, 1918
Robert W. "Bobby" Troup Jr. was an American actor, jazz pianist 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!

Bobby Troup Stats


: Bobby Troupe, Bob Troup, Jr. Robert Wesley Troup, Robert William Troup Jnr., Robert W. Troup Jr., Bobby Troup Jr., Robert Wesley Troup Jr.


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: October 18, 1918

Place of Birth

: Harrisburg

Date of Death

: February 7, 1999

Place of Death

: Sherman Oaks

Cause of Death

: Myocardial infarction