'Doobie Brothers' Creator John  Hartman dead aged 72

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John Hartman, a creator of the Doobie  Brothers pass away at age 72.

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His Teammate declared john's death  post on social media.

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John was a wild spirit, great drummer,  and showman during his time.

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Hartman creates Doobie Brothers in  the 1970s.

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Hartman, Patrick Simmons, and Tom  Johnston form a team & playing  in Bay Area bars

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Due to internal tensions and illness,  he left the group in 1979.

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John Wants to be a police officer  after leaving the band

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He also completed graduation  from a reserve police academy.

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He was rejected by 20 police departments  due to his past drug history.

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John then rejoined The Doobie  Brothers in 1987

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