Name: Laura Branigan
Birth: 3 Jul 1952 in Manhattan, New York county, New York 1
Note: According to her Application for Social Security Number, Laura was born in Manhattan, New York City. Since she would have had to show her birth certificate to apply for her SS#, this location is considered to be accurate in spite of all the discrepancies that abound concerning her place of birth.
Death: 26 Aug 2004 in East Quogue, Suffolk county, New York 2
East Quoque appears to be a hamlet in Southampton.
The Internet has two different birth years for Laura Branigan. Most show 1957; however, a few show 1952. According to the periodical entitled ┘Ci┘D"Spectator "┘C/i┘D[ Sumer 2009, vol. 47, #4, page 11] Laura had been in the class of 1970 which supports a year of birth as 1952. Additionally, there are various conflicting reports as to the place of her birth. Was she born in Brewster, NY, or in Armonk, NY or in some other place? These discrepancies need to be resolved. 3
┘Ci┘DOutstanding Career Contribution to the Theatre Program: Robert LeDone, Robert Walz
Laura Branigan Memorial Scholarship: Awarded to a senior for excellence in the Performing Arts. The award is presented in memory of Laura Branigan, BHHS class of 1970, and is intended to enccourage a career in the performing arts.┘C/i┘D
Father: James H. Branigan b: 1 Apr 1914
Mother: Kathleen O'Hare b: 14 Jan 1921 in New York, New York
Laurence Ross "Larry" Kruteck b: 11 Dec 1936 in Queens, Queens county, New York
- Title: Applications for Account Numbers, Form SS-5
Author: Social Security Administration
Page: Laura Ann Branigan, SS no. 093-48-5378, September 29, 1970, Application for Account Number (Form SS-5), Social Security Administration, Baltimore, Maryland.
- Title: Find A Grave Memorials web site
Page: Find A Grave Memorial # 9375990
- Title: SPECTRUM
Publication: Byram Hills School District, Byram Hills, New York
Page: Published Summer 2009, volume #47, No. 4, page 11.