FRIENDS, family and fans are mourning the death of beloved New York actor Robert Hogan.
The TV star has passed away aged 87 at his home in Maine.
Who was Robert Hogan?
Robert was born in Jamaica, Queens in 1933 and joined the US Army to serve in Korea.
He then studied engineering in New York before making the switch to a career in acting.
Robert starred in more than 100 primetime shows throughout his career.
He featured in programs such as Law & Order and the soap Peyton Place in a career that spanned six decades.
The New York actor played retired shipwright Louis Sobotka in the TV series The Wire.
Robert also starred in soaps Days of Our Lives, Another World, and The Young Marrieds.
He appeared in 1970s comedy-drama series M*A*S*H, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, The Six Million Dollar Man, and Operation Petticoat.
He played Dr Wylie Graham on Murder, She Wrote, and appeared as a guest actor in dramas Knight Rider, Magnum, P.I., and Quincy M.E.
What was Robert Hogan’s cause of death?
According to his family’s announcement in the New York Times, Robert died due to complications from pneumonia.
He passed away at his home in Maine on May 27, 2021.
Robert had been living with vascular Alzheimer’s disease since 2013.
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Who is Robert Hogan’s wife Mary?
Robert is survived by his wife of 38 years Mary, after marrying in 1983.
He was previously married to Sharon Lynn Harper, who he wed in 1957.
They had three children together before they divorced in 1982.