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Robert Urich

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Robert Urich (December 19, 1946 – April 16, 2002) was an American actor. He played the starring role in the television series Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988) and Vega$ (1978–1981). He also appeared in other television series over the years including: S.W.A.T. (1975), Soap (1977), and The Lazarus Man (1996), as well as in several feature films including Turk 182!, The Ice Pirates, and Magnum Force. Urich died in 2002 in Thousand Oaks, California. The actor announced in 1996 that he was suffering from synovial cell sarcoma, a rare cancer that attacks the body's joints, for which he underwent several treatments during the last years of his life. Description above from the Wikipedia article Robert Urich, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Dec 19, 1946 In Toronto, Ohio
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951-12-24
Latest Project:
Movie A Long Way Home 2003-01-10
Known For
Poster of Night of the Wolf
Poster of Survive the Savage Sea
Poster of Murder by Night
Poster of Mistral's Daughter
Movie A Long Way Home Jack 2003-01-10
Movie The President's Man: A Line in the Sand President Adam Mayfield 2002-01-20
Movie Clover Bend Bill 2002-03-20
Movie Night of the Wolf Purly Owens 2002-04-15
Series Emeril Jerry McKenney 2001-09-25
Movie Final Run Glen 'Lucky' Singer 1999-10-10
Movie Miracle on the 17th Green 1999-12-19
Series Invasion America 1998-06-08
Movie Final Descent Capt. Glen (Lucky) Singer 1997-10-12
Series The Lazarus Man 1996-02-03
Movie The Angel of Pennsylvania Avenue Mr. Angus Feagan 1996-12-15
Movie Captains Courageous Capt. Matthew Troop 1996-04-21
Movie Spenser: A Savage Place Spenser 1995-05-20
Movie A Horse for Danny Eddie Fortuna 1995-04-08
Movie Alien Encounters from New Tomorrowland Himself 1995-06-20
Movie Spenser: Pale Kings and Princes Spenser 1994-01-02
Movie To Save the Children Jake Downey 1994-04-05
Movie A Perfect Stranger Alex Hale 1994-09-11
Movie Spenser: The Judas Goat Spenser 1994-12-01
Movie Spenser: Ceremony Spenser 1993-07-23
Movie Deadly Relations Leonard J. Fagot 1993-05-22
Series It Had to Be You Mitch Quinn 1993-09-19
Movie Survive the Savage Sea Jack Carpenter 1992-01-05
Movie The Bat, the Cat, and the Penguin Himself / Host 1992-06-01
Movie Stranger at My Door Joe Fortier 1991-09-27
Movie In a Stranger's Hand Jack Bauer 1991-09-29
Movie Blind Faith Rob Marshall 1990-02-11
Series Carol & Company Unknown 1990-03-01
Movie 83 Hours 'Til Dawn Bradley Burdock 1990-11-04
Movie She Knows Too Much Harry 1989-01-29
Movie Murder by Night Allan Strong 1989-07-20
Series Lonesome Dove Jake Spoon 1989-02-05
Movie April Morning Joseph Simmons 1988-04-24
Series Amerika Peter Bradford 1987-02-15
Movie The Defiant Ones Johnny 'Joker' Johnson 1986-01-05
Movie Young Again Michael Riley 1986-05-11
Movie Scandal Sheet Ben Rowan 1985-01-21
Series Spenser: For Hire Spenser 1985-09-20
Movie The Ice Pirates Jason 1984-03-16
Movie Invitation to Hell Matt Winslow 1984-05-24
Movie His Mistress Allen Beck 1984-10-20
Series Mistral's Daughter Jason Darcy 1984-09-24
Movie The Rodney Dangerfield Special: I Can't Take It No More various 1983-11-29
Movie Endangered Species Ruben Castle 1982-09-10
Movie Take Your Best Shot Jess Marriner 1982-10-12
Movie Killing at Hell's Gate 1981-10-31
Series Vega$ Dan Tanna 1978-09-20
Movie Leave Yesterday Behind David Lyle 1978-01-11
Series Tabitha Paul Thurston 1977-05-07
Series The Love Boat Unknown 1977-09-24
Series Soap Peter Campbell 1977-09-13
Series Charlie's Angels Unknown 1976-09-22
Series Battle of the Network Stars Unknown 1976-11-13
Series S.W.A.T. Officer Jim Street 1975-02-24
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Movie Killdozer Mack McCarthy 1974-02-02
Movie Magnum Force Ofc. Mike Grimes 1973-12-23
Series Kung Fu Unknown 1972-10-14
Series Gunsmoke Unknown 1955-09-10
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24
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