Obituary of Bob Newhart

Bob Newhart

Bob Newhart (born on September 5th, 1929 in Oak Park, Illinois) was an Emmy award winning TV Actor and TV-Actor who was most famous for his roles as the stammering, psychologist Dr. Robert "Bob" Hartley on the 1970s American TV sitcom "The Bob Newhart Show". He also played the neurotic Innkeeper, Dick Loudon on the 1980s TV comedy "Newhart".
Mr. Newhart began his career as a stand up comedian in the late 1950s. He died on September 19th, 2021 (TBV) and his death was likely just because of old age. Bob was 92.

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Bob Newhart Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Still Alive
    • Full Name: Newhart, Bob
    • Common Name: Bob Newhart
    • Birth Name: George Robert Newhart
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him/his
    • Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, U.S.
    • Birth Date: September 05, 1929
    • Age: 92
    • Also Known As: Bob, Robert Newhart, Bob Hartley
    • Category/Genre: TV Actor
    Comedian Bob Newhart
    Bob on Wikipedia

    • Net Worth: $65 million
    • Nationality: American
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Virginia Newhart (née Quinn, married January 1963-present)
    • Father: George David Newhart (1900–1985)
    • Mother: Julia Pauline Newhart (née Burns; 1900–1994)
    • Siblings:
      • Virginia 'Ginnie' Quinn (née Newhart, sister, born December 9, 1940)
      • Mary Joan Newhart (older sister)
      • Pauline Newhart (younger sister)
    • Children:
      • Robert William Newhart (son, born November 4, 1963)
      • Timothy "Tim" Newhart (son, born 1967)
      • Jennifer Newhart Bongiovi (daughter)
      • Courtney Newhart (daughter, born December 2, 1977)

Death Notice:

  • Date: Still Alive,
  • Place: Unknown
  • Cause of Death: Not Dead/Deceased

Category Tags:

TV Actor American Born on September 5th Born in 1929 Born in Illinois

Bob's Notable Roles:

  • Robert Hartley in The Bob Newhart Show
  • Dick Loudon in Newhart
  • Arthur Jeffries in Big Bang Theory
  • Elf

Quotable Quotes:

"I am glad I'm not really a psychologist or a university professor and am certainly glad I'm not dead like my character Professor Proton."

"RIP Professor Proton"

"People as "How old is Bob Newhart?" and I answer "old enough to know better"."

Is Bob Newhart still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, he has not passed away.

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Died: September 16th, 2021 in Wilton, U.S.
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Died: September 8th, 2021 in Aventura, U.S.
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Died: September 6th, 2021 in Paris, France

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Related Links:

Wikipedia.org: Bob Newhart
IMDB.com: Bob Newhart

Community Comments:

Piercejeans: He is 91. The notice says his mother will officiate the funeral. That would make her about... 111 years old. Really? No way.

Rob Newhart: My name is Rob Newhart. My family will tell me when he is no longer with us, and I have not been told that. Besides, the claim is he died on November 2nd, when it was not even November 2nd in Bob's time zone.

Eric Arnold: Mr. Newhart is an American treasure. I know that he's earned the right to retire and relax but I do wish he'd make more cameos because he's very talented.


Obit Quality Rating: 4
Last Updated: 2021-09-15 15:30:56
By: Tucker

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