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Albert L. Capstaff Edit Profile

broadcasting executive.

Albert L. Capstaff, British broadcasting executive.

Background

Capstaff, Albert L. was born on October 10, 1912 in Barrow-in-Furness, England. Son of James Albert and Elizabeth (Lant) Capstaff.

Education

Electrical Engineer, Union College, 1936.

Career

Engineer NBC, 1936-1943, producer, 1954-1959, vice president, since 1959. Director radio and television, Foote, Cone & Belding, Hollywood, California, 1943-1946. Producer Bob Hope radio and television programs, 1946-1954.

President Pioneer States Broadcasters, Inc., operators stations WBZY, WDEW.

Membership

Clubs: Lambs (New York City).

Connections

Married Margaret Waters, January 1, 1945. Children: James A., Judy.

father:
James Albert Capstaff

mother:
Elizabeth (Lant) Capstaff

spouse:
Margaret Waters

children:
James A. Capstaff

Judy Capstaff