He was an actor known for hee haw 1969 the 5th annual tv land awards 2007 and celebrity bowling 1971. He along with his twin brother jim hager is best remembered as a regular cast performer on the television series hee haw that ran from 1969 until 1986 in which they were known for their rapid delivery of cornball one liners.
Ap jon hager who performed in the musical comedy duo the hager twins on hee haw has died.
Jon hager autograph. Sam lovullo who produced hee haw and was a friend of hager s said hager was found dead in his apartment in nashville friday morning. Jon hager who performed in the musical comedy duo the hager twins on hee haw has died. Jon and jim hager appeared on hee haw s first episode in 1969 and remained on the popular tv series until 1988.
Sam lovullo who produced hee haw and was a friend of hager s said. The hager twins also known as the hager brothers and the hagers were a duo of american country music singers and comedians who first gained fame on the tv series hee haw they were identical twin brothers james henry hager august 30 1941 may 1 2008 and john william hager august 30 1941 january 9 2009. Raised in the chicago area the brothers were adopted by a minister and his wife.
He died on january 9 2009 in nashville tennessee usa trivia 12 identical twin brother of jim hager the brothers were featured in the second preview issue of playgirl. Shortly after birth he and his brother were adopted by jack and. Jon hager was born on august 30 1941 in chicago illinois usa.