2015 Legacy Inductee


Hugh Christian

1943 - 2012

Hugh Christian was born in 1943 in Athens, attended the University of Georgia and served in the Air Force where he achieved the rank of Captain. He also was instrumental in USAF broadcast networks in Europe. Following military service he returned to Athens and joined the family business…radio. Hugh served as General Manager of WRFC in Athens, WPUP in Royston, WFOX in Gainesville, and WDDK in Greensboro. For 14 years, he was Executive Producer of the UGA Football and Basketball Network. Hugh also managed two restaurants in downtown Athens: Gus Garcia’s and Angelo’s.  He died in 2012.  

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