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Earl Scruggs (1924–2012)

Earl Scruggs was born on January 6, 1924 in near Shelby, North Carolina, USA as Earl Eugene Scruggs. He is known for his work on The Beverly Hillbillies (1962), The Pride of Jesse Hallam (1981) and Bonnie and Clyde (1967). He was married to Louise Scruggs. He died on March 28, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. See full bio »

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 1981 The Pride of Jesse Hallam (TV Movie) (musician: banjo)
 1962-1971 The Beverly Hillbillies (TV Series) (musician - 266 episodes)
- Jethro Returns (1971) ... (musician: theme)
- The Clampetts Meet Robert Audubon Getty Crockett (1971) ... (musician: theme)
- Love Finds Jane Hathaway (1971) ... (musician: theme)
- Elly, the Secretary (1971) ... (musician: theme)
- Elly, the Working Girl (1971) ... (musician: theme)
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