Asked in Children's TV Shows
Did Captain Kangaroo or Mr Green Jeans ever have drug problems?
It is not recorded that Captain Kangaroo played Bob Keeshan or Mr. Green Jeans played by Hugh Brannum had any drug problems in real life. Hugh Brannum died of cancer in 1987. Bob Keeshan died of a long illness in 2004. ...
Asked in Children's TV Shows, Actors & Actresses
What was the actors name who played Captain Kangaroo on TV?
The late Bob Keeshan (June 27, 1927 - January 23, 2004) was "Captain Kangaroo" . ...
Asked in Navy SEALs
Was captain kangaroo a navy seal?
No Mr. Greenjeans was. Captain Kangaroo (Robert James "Bob" Keeshan) was not a Navy Seal. However, he was a U.S. Marine who enlisted in the Marine Corps Reserve at the end of WWII. Keeshan never saw combat; he was still in the United States when Japan surrendered. ...
Asked in US Military
Did Captain Kangaroo and Mr Rogers served in the Armed Forces at all?
Mr Rogers (Fred McFeeley Rogers) never served in the military. Captain Kangaroo (Bob Keeshan) was in the United States Marine Corps Reserve during the Second World War, but never saw any combat service. ...