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Hugh Brannum (1910–1987)

Hugh Brannum was born on January 5, 1910 in Sandwich, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Captain Kangaroo (1955), The Fred Waring Show (1949) and Good Evening, Captain (1981). He was married to Joan. He died on April 19, 1987 in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, USA. See full bio »

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 1956 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Nelson Eddy Show (1956) ... (writer: "I Wish I Was")
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 1981 Good Evening, Captain (TV Special)

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'Lumpy' Brannum | Lumpy Brannum | Uncle Lumpy

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Played bass in the orchestra accompanying 'Fred Waring and his Pennsylvanians' on the radio in the 1940s and 1950s. Originated stories about "Li'l Orly, " a farm kid, that were played on the radio show and recorded.



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