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The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp: Hugh O'Brian Dies at 91

6 September 2016 4:33 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Actor Hugh O'Brian died yesterday, September 5, 2016, at the age of 91. His Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership leadership and service website, Hoby.org, announced the news. A veteran also of stage and screen, the actor played the title role in The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp TV show. The 30-minute Western ran for six seasons of 227 episodes on ABC, from September 1955 to June 1961.Born Hugh Charles Krampe on April 19, 1925 in Rochester, New York to Hugh John and Edith Krampe, O'Brian served with the Us Marine Corps during World War II. His father was a career officer.Read More… »

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Hugh O’Brian, ‘Life And Legend Of Wyatt Earp’ Star, Dies At 91

6 September 2016 7:25 AM, PDT | Uinterview | See recent Uinterview news »

Actor Hugh O’Brian, who was best known for playing the titular role in The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp, has died. He was 91. Hugh O’Brian Dies O’Brian died Monday morning at his home in Beverly Hills with his wife at his side, the actor’s publicist Harlan Boll told the Los Angeles Times. According to […]

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Entertainment News: Hugh O’Brian of ‘Wyatt Earp’ TV Fame Dies at 91

6 September 2016 6:48 AM, PDT | HollywoodChicago.com | See recent HollywoodChicago.com news »

Los Angeles – Old time, 1950s television had its share of break out stars as the medium found its footing as new entertainment. Hugh O’Brian, who starred in the ABC-tv series “The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp,” was one of those stars. The actor, who was also known for his Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Foundation – nicknamed Hoby – died of natural causes at his home in Beverly Hills, California, on September 5th, 2016. He was 91.

Born Hugh Krampe in Rochester, New York, O’Brian followed his Marine Corp father officer into the service, becoming the youngest drill instructor in Marine history at age 17. When he moved to Los Angeles in the early 1950s to attend UCLA, he was “discovered” by actress/director Ida Lupino, and landed his most well-known role as Wyatt Earp in 1955. After that series ended in 1961, O’Brian took a series of character roles in movies and television. »

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Hugh O’Brian Dies: Actor Was TV’s Wyatt Earp

5 September 2016 11:29 AM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Hugh O’Brian, who starred on ABC’s 1955-1961 Western The Life And Legend Of Wyatt Earp, died today at age 91 at his home in Beverly Hills. The news was reported on O’Brian’s website for Hoby, the organization he created to develop young leaders. O'Brian, a Marine Corps instructor during World War II, started his career on the stage, leading to a deal at Universal Studios. Then came film and TV roles including Broken Lance and There's No Business Like Show Business. In… »

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Hugh O’Brian Dies: Actor Was TV’s Wyatt Earp

5 September 2016 11:29 AM, PDT | Deadline | See recent Deadline news »

Hugh O’Brian, who starred on ABC’s 1955-1961 Western The Life And Legend Of Wyatt Earp, died today at age 91 at his home in Beverly Hills. The news was reported on O’Brian’s website for Hoby, the organization he created to develop young leaders. O'Brian, a Marine Corps instructor during World War II, started his career on the stage, leading to a deal at Universal Studios. Then came film and TV roles including Broken Lance and There's No Business Like Show Business. In… »

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Hugh O’Brian, Star of TV’s ‘The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp,’ Dies at 91

5 September 2016 11:18 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Hugh O’Brian, who starred in the long-running series “The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp,” died Monday. He was 91.

The actor died peacefully in his Beverly Hills home, according to a statement from Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership.

ABC Western “The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp,” in which the exceedingly handsome, muscular O’Brian starred as the title character, ran for 221 episodes from 1955-61. At the time he was one of television’s great male sex symbols.

In 1957 he was nominated for an Emmy for best continuing performance by an actor in a dramatic series for his work on “The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp.”

So popular and so much a part of popular culture was O’Brian that he showed up as Earp, uncredited, in the 1959 Bob Hope Western comedy “Alias Jesse James,” as well as in the 1960 TV movie “The Secret World of Eddie Hodges”; when the actor guested on “Make Room for Daddy” in »

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Hugh O'Brian, Famed Lawman on 'The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp,' Dies at 91

5 September 2016 11:09 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Hugh O’Brian, forever known for starring as the quick-draw hero of the American West on the 1950s television series The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp, has died. He was 91. O’Brian, who was the last person John Wayne ever shot dead in the movies, died peacefully in his Beverly Hills home on Monday morning, the Hugh O'Brian Youth leadership organization said in a statement. The actor, who donated so much of his time and money to philanthropic causes, launched Hoby in 1958 to teach 10th graders to become future leaders, and almost 60 years later, the program has

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