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We want to welcome you to Sparta, please feel free to enjoy our southern hospitality as we welcome you to our little town. As fans of "In The Heat Of The Night" we hope you enjoy this site as much as we do. We hope you will sign up to be a subscriber to this site so that you can keep up with all things Heat.

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billCarroll O'Connor As: Chief/Sheriff Bill Gillespie

 

Lt. Lonnie JamesonHugh O'Connor As: Lt. Lonnie Jameson

RIP BiggersDan Bigger As: Dr. Robb

ECC1739F6725642E95D36DB7F3BCHoward Rollins Jr. As: Det. Virgil Tibbs

6Lois Nettleton as: JoAnne St. John

Thursday, 17 October, 2013 14:25

Happy Birthday Det. Tibbs (October 17, 1950 – December 8, 1996)

Happy Birthday Howard Rollins Jr. Mr. Rollins would have been 63 years old today.  Mr Rollins appeared in 121 episodes of “Heat”. Rest well Det. Tibbs.

Howard Rollins appeared in several films and TV shows from 1970 to 1996, but was most notably know for his role of Virgil Tibbs.

 

 

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