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Phil Hahn, Emmy-Winning Original Writer on 'Laugh-In,' Dies at 87

Phil Hahn, an Emmy-winning original writer on Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In — who also penned jokes for Sonny and Cher, Donny and Marie and Dolly Parton during his career — has died. He was 87.

Hahn died Sunday in Coos Bay, Oregon, his ex-wife, Joanne Dalsass, told The Hollywood Reporter. He was diagnosed with lung cancer just a few weeks ago.

Hahn wrote five episodes of Get Smart early in his career and worked on other TV comedies like Three's Company, Head of the Class, Punky Brewster and Mama's Family.

After penning a 1965 episode for Dr. Kildare and writing ...

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