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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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Known For

Captain Kangaroo
Captain Kangaroo Mr. Green Jeans / Himself - Bass
(1960-1981)
The Fred Waring Show
The Fred Waring Show Himself - Singer / The Mad Hatter
(1950-1951)
Good Evening, Captain
(1981)

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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)
Himself
 1960 Captain Kangaroo (TV Series)
Himself - Bass
- Episode dated 14 May 1960 (1960) ... Himself - Bass (as Lumpy Brannum)
 1950 The Fred Waring Show (TV Series)
Himself - Singer
- Episode #3.1 (1950) ... Himself - Singer
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Alternate Names:

'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 »

Nickname:

Lumpy

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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