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Robin Thicke Addresses Father's Death on Instagram

Thicke thanked his father for the 'joy he brought to every room he was in.'

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    'Growing Pains' Actor Alan Thicke Dies at Age 69

    Actor and talk show host Alan Rhicke died Tuesday at the age of 69. A family publicist confirmed that Thicke died from a heart attack. The actor was born in Canada and was best known for playing the dad on the hit show "Growing Pains." He was also known as a composer, writing the theme song for "The Facts of Life." (Published Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016)

    Robin Thicke shared an emotional Instagram post Wednesday following the death of his father, Alan.

    In the post, written as note on an iPhone, Thicke gave thanks for his father's love and "joy he brought to every room he was in."

    A photo posted by Robin Thicke (@robinthicke) on

    Alan Thicke, 69, was an actor, best known for playing Jason Seaver, the father on the television series "Growing Pains." He died of an apparent heart attack Tuesday.