Kanab in Kane County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Utah's Little Hollywood
—Kanab Utah “Walk of Fame” —
A veteran actor and stuntman, Bob Hoy was often in Kanab doubling for such actors as Robert Taylor, Lloyd Nolan and Tony Curtis, to name a few. In the 60's and 70's Bob co-starred in the hit television series "The High Chaparral", and the movie "The Dutchess and The Dirt Water Fox". Being a close friend of Clint Eastwood he was often cast in his films, including "The Enforcer", and the well respected western, "The Outlaw Josey Wales" filmed right here in Kanab in 1976 by Warner Brothers Studio. Bob is a member of the Stuntmen's Association and a recipient of a Golden Boot Award for his excellence in western films.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kanab, Utah "Walk of Fame" marker series.
Location. 37° 2.884′ N, 112° 31.726′ W. Marker is in Kanab, Utah, in Kane County. Marker is at the intersection of Center Street (U.S. 89) and Main Street, on the left when traveling west on Center Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7 West Center Street, Kanab UT 84741, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ted Markland (here, next to this marker); Don Collier (here, next to this marker); Robert Taylor Peggie Castle (a few steps from this marker); William A. Wellman (a few steps from this marker); The Academy Bell (a few steps from this marker but has been reported missing); a different marker also named The Academy Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); The Kanab Chapel (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kanab.
Also see . . .
1. Bob Hoy. (Submitted on April 8, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Western Legends Roundup. (Submitted on April 8, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Entertainment •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 8, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 571 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 8, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.