|Date of Birth||19 January 1908, Erie, Pennsylvania, USA|
|Date of Death||5 June 1994, Joshua Tree, California, USA (respiratory failure brought on by pulmonary disease and emphysema)|
|Birth Name||Merwyn Alton Bogue|
Mini Bio (1)
Merwyn Bogue took the name Ish Kabibble from the lyrics of one of the comedic songs in his routine. Born in Erie, PA, Bogue started out studying law at West Virginia University. In his role as Ish Kabibble, Bogue entertained fans with his trumpet playing, his nonsensical quips and corny poems. He managed Kay Kyser's big band from 1931 to 1951. During World War II, Bogue entered the U.S. Army, serving as a private, and continued with Kyser's band entertaining the troops.
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|Janet (Meade) Bogue||(? - 5 June 1994) (his death) (3 children)|