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'Growing Pains' Actor Alan Thicke Dies At Age 69

Actor Alan Thicke has died at age 69.

Thicke was best known as the star of the family sitcom "Growing Pains," which aired for seven seasons on ABC.

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Recently, he appeared on Netflix's "Fuller House." Co-star Bob Saget tweeted his condolences, saying Thicke will be deeply missed.

Thicke was reportedly playing hockey with his 19-year-old son Carter when he suffered a heart attack.

Thicke is survived by his wife and three sons, one of whom is singer Robin Thicke.

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