Alan Willis Thicke (née Jeffrey) was born on March 1, 1947, and died on December 13, 2016.
He was a Canadian actor, songwriter, and game and talk show host.
Alan was best known for his role as Jason Seaver, the father on the ABC television series Growing Pains, which ran for 7 seasons.
Thicke’s son is the singer Robin Thicke.
During 2013, he was inducted into Canada’s Walk of Fame.
He was married three times: His first marriage, to Days of Our Lives actress Gloria Loring, lasted from 1970 until around 1984; they had two sons, Brennan and Robin.
Thicke started dating actress Kristy Swanson when she was 17 years old in 1986 and got engaged to her two years later when he was 42.
Thicke married his second wife, Miss World 1990 Gina Tolleson, on August 13, 1994, and had a son, Carter William Thicke, before their divorce was finalized on September 29, 1999.
In 1999, Thicke met Tanya Callau in Miami, where he was a celebrity host and she was a model.
The couple were married from 2005 until his death.
Alan Thicke passed away at 69 years old.