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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)
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'Lumpy' Brannum | Lumpy Brannum | Uncle Lumpy

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Actor Thomas L. Brannum was his only child (with his first wife before he married Joan, a CBS staff member whom he met while working on the Capt. Kangaroo TV show). See more »



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