TV Dad Alan Thicke From 'Growing Pains' Dies At 69

December 13, 2016
It's a sad day for anyone who grew up watching "Growing Pains." Actor Alan Thicke, who was a TV dad for a lot of people, has passed away at 69.

According to TMZ, he was playing hockey with his son when he suffered a heart attack.

More recently he played himself on the sitcom "How I Met Your Mother," and was currently starring in "Fuller House," tweeting about the show hours before his death.
-Mike Draup

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