Robert Goulet

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Goulet in May 2007

Robert Gerard Goulet (November 26, 1933 – October 30, 2007) was an American singer, movie, television, stage, radio, and voice actor.

He was known for his deep voice and for his roles in Beetlejuice, The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear, and in the broadway version of Camelot as Lancelot. He won a Grammy Award and a Tony Award. He was a "lost Canadian".

Goulet was born on November 26, 1933 in Lawrence, Massachusetts[1]. He studied at Victoria Composite High School and at The Royal Conservatory of Music.

He was married to Louise Longmore from 1956 until they divorced in 1963. Then he was married to Carol Lawrence from 1963 until they divorced in 1981. Then he was married to Vera Novak from 1982 until his death in 2007.

Goulet died on October 30, 2007 in Los Angeles, California from respiratory failure, aged 73[2].

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  1. "Robert Goulet Biography (1933-2007)". filmreference. 2008. http://www.filmreference.com/film/93/Robert-Goulet.html. Retrieved 2008-06-08.
  2. Associated Press (October 30, 2007). "Singer Robert Goulet Dies at 73". Fox News. http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,306526,00.html. Retrieved 2011-12-09.

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