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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 5 January 1929Chicago, Illinois, USA
Date of Death 8 April 2016Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA  (cancer)
Birth NameKeith Edwin Hefner

Mini Bio (1)

Songwriter, composer and author, educated at Northwestern University (Bachelor of Science degree). Joining ASCAP in 1958, his chief popular-song compositions include "Time for Fun", "Finger Song", "I Like to Fly", and "Safety Song".

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Hup234!

Spouse (3)

Caya Ukkas (25 September 2012 - 8 April 2016) (his death)
Raphaela Louise "Rae" Angelico (23 May 1952 - ?) (divorced)
Deborah Mary Keener Kartsonakis (? - ?) (divorced)

Trivia (7)

Younger brother of Hugh M. Hefner.
Hosted two local kids TV shows in his career. "Mr. Toby's Tip Top Merry Go Round" was seen weekday evenings on WAAM/WJZ TV Ch.13 in Baltimore, Md. in the early 1950s. And he was the fourth and last host/performer (JJ Jellybean) of WABC TV Ch.7 NYC's "Time For Fun!"/"The Johnny Jellybean Show" weekday afternoons and mornings from Monday August 23, 1958 to Friday June 24, 1960.
Brother-in-law of Crystal Hefner.
Suffered a stroke in 1985.
Ex-brother-in-law of Mildred Williams and Kimberley Conrad.
Uncle of Christie Hefner, David Paul Hefner, Marston Hefner and Cooper Hefner.
Parents Glenn Hefner and Grace Hefner were from Phelps County, Nebraska.

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