In 1954 Ed Andrews was the New York Yankees' first Negro League pitcher. Unfortunately Andrews never panned out as expected or he and not Elston Howard would have been the first black player in team history.
Austrian actress in british movies born 1930.real name is Julia von Liebenstein.'Mark of the Phoenix','Carry On Regardless','Tears for Simon','The Quiller Memorandum','The Man Without a Body','The Double Man','The Saint','Danger Man'
French actor born in 1927.first husband of actress Ginger Rogers.movies from 1954-69.'Les Girls','Gigi','Fury of Achilles','A Global Affair','Taffy and the Jungle Hunter','The Hypnotic Eye'.from 1959-64 he was married to actress Dorothy Malone
American Actress - TV Series - 'The Peoples Choice' (1955-1958), 'Peyton Place' (1964-1965),' General Hospital' (1965-1969), 'Bonanza ' (Guest)(1962). Movie - 'Homicidal' (1961), 'Andy Hardy Comes Home' (1959), 'I Saw What You Did' (1965). Plus Many More
Comedian & Actor: The George Burns & Gracie Allen Show, Six of a Kind, International House, A Damsel in Distress, The Sunshine Boys, Oh God!, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, Going in Style, 18 Again!, Radioland Murders
German ww2 ME262 pilot born 1924. Was never in the Wehrmacht; author - The last of the few: An Me.262 Pilot remembers, flew the buckner 181, 131, fw 44, ar 66, f-13, w33, w34, ju86, ju88, ju52, me110, me210, me40, me262, klemm 35, sg38, kranich
American Child Actor born 1916.Billy Batson on'Adventures of Cpt.Marvel'(1941),'Gone with the Wind','Shazam','Hells House','Last of Mohicans','Public Enemy','Merrily Yours','Charlie Chan','Boys Reformatory','Footlight Serenade','Kentucky Blue Streak'
WWII - Mine Platoon of the Anti-Tank Company, 69th Infantry Division, 271st Regiment. First combat at the 'Siegfried Line' in February 1945; crossed the Rhine on March 27, 1945; arrived at the KZ Buchenwald one day after its liberation
Director/actor/writer 'Return to Tarawa: The Leon Cooper Story' 'Random Passage'/4 years Naval officer in WW2. Landing craft officer-Boat Group Commander for my ship-landing assault troops on the beaches of six Japanese island strongholds
U.S. Air Force brigadier general (Ret.)& author 'Around the World with LBJ: My Wild Ride As Air Force One Pilot', White House Aide, & Personal Confidant/Military aide & chief Air Force One pilot under President Lyndon B. Johnson
Author;'Just A Kid, A Guard at the Nuremberg Trials' 18 years old when drafted in 1944, into infantry. Found himself standing guard over Nazi war criminals, & watched as atrocities were described in detail throughout the Nuremberg Trails
Actor - Kiss Of Death, Beau Geste, Destry Rides Again, Jesse James '39, The Great McGinty (title role), Brigham Young, Union Pacific, The Glass Key, The Virginian '46, The Big Combo, Cowboy, Killer McCoy, Curse Of The Fly, Dangerous Assignment (TV)
British Actress born in 1936.,James Bond:Goldfinger,3 Men in a Boat,Charley Moon,Naked Truth,In Wake of a Stranger,A Weeked With Lulu,Girl Hunters,Naked Brigade,10 Little Indians,Dr.Fu Manchu,Million Eyes of Sumuru,'Carry On Movies'
Actor - The Mummy's Tomb, The Mummy's Hand, Horror Island, My Little Chickadee, The Petrified Forest, The House of The Seven Gables, Fort Apache, many '50's-'60's TV guest-starring roles. Singing cowboy in many 1930's Westerns
American Actress born 1926.'Suddenly','Some Came Running','Comanche Station','Nevada','World Without End','This Land is Mine','Atomic City','Torch Song','Magnificent Roughnecks','The Great Gildersleeve'
former college/NBA/ABA player/coach; played for University of Kentucky, Hawks & Chaparrals; Head Coach of Chaparrals (ABA) from 1967-70; won college & pro championships; 2X All-American; member of Naismith Hall of Fame (1978); 6X All-Star
Actress - The Slime People, Pajama Party, Ride The Wild Surf, City Under The Sea, Dr. Goldfoot & The Bikini Machine, The Ghost In The Invisible Bikini (title role). Wife of A.I.P. president James H. Nicholson from 1964 until his death in 1972
Child Actor/Singer - The Music Man (Broadway), A Hole In The Head, The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn (title role), Advise & Consent, Summer Magic, The Happiest Millionaire. Contestant on Name That Tune in 1953 with future astronaut John Glenn
Actor - Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn '39 (as Jim), The Thief Of Bagdad '40 (as Djinn), The Green Pastures '36, Cabin In The Sky, Sahara, Harlem After Midnight, Gods Little Acre, Anna Lucasta, Desire In The Dust, Your Cheatin' Heart. Licensed Physician
Actor - Frankenstein, Bride Of Frankenstein, Son Of Frankenstein, House of Frankenstein, The Mummy, The Black Cat, The Raven, Black Friday, The Invisible Ray, The Old Dark House, The Body Snatcher, A&C Meet Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde, Targets, Thriller (TV)
Last surviving witness to 'The Sutton Hoo excavation' in 1939, considered to be one of the most important excavation's made in British archaeological history. She lives in Chester, UK and is now 84 years old
Australian WWII veteran and a member of Semut 1, a group of undercover allied operatives lead by the eccentric English Major Tom Harrisson in Borneo in 1945. Now lives in Bayswater, West Australia with his wife Margery
Actor - The Maltese Falcon, Treasure Of The Sierra Madre, I Dream Of Jeannie (as Gen. Peterson), Bullets Or Ballots, San Quentin, High Sierra, Western Union, Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde '41, The Mummy's Ghost, Best Of The Badmen, The Glenn Miller Story
Actor - Naked City (TV), Detective Story, Dr. Kildare film series (as Foghorn), A&C Go To Mars, The Swinger, The Detective, Susan Slept Here, My Sister Eileen, The Delicate Delinquent, Mr. Broadway (TV)
Actor - Becky Sharp, Topper, Topper Takes A Trip, My Man Godfrey, 3 Sherlock Holmes films with 3 different actors portraying Holmes, My Darling Clementine, Wagon Master, The Man Who Knew Too Much, The King & I, ...Col. Humphrey Flack (TV - title role)
US Marine Sgt./Vietnam/Last out before the fall of Saigon/sent to attache office to guard millions of dollars before cash was burned & compound blown up by the Americans to keep the enemy from raiding it and obtaining classified documents
NFL, QB, Green Bay Packers 1952-53 1957-58, Cleveland Browns 1956, CFL, QB, Ottawa Rough Riders 1959. AFL, QB, Oakland Raiders 1960, Boston Patriots 1961-67, New York Jets 19568-69. College - Kentucky. College Football Hall of Fame 1982
Drafted by the New York Mets in the 19th round of the 1990 MLB June Amateur Draft and the Seattle Mariners in the 19th round of the 1991 MLB June Amateur Draft, Also played for Team USA Baseball team in 1991
Actor - The Day The Earth Stood Still, Soldier Of Fortune, Phone Call From A Stranger, Les Miserables '53 (as Jean Valjean), The Robe, Desiree, The Rains Of Ranchipur, Third Man On The Mountain, The Lost World, The Third Man (TV series - as Harry Lime)
This is the Venezuelan-born left-handed pitcher who was born April 7, 1993. He was traded by the Orioles to the Red Sox in the Andrew Miller deal, and, as of spring, 2018, is a starting pitcher for Boston
former college/NFL guard; played for Georgia Tech University & Buffalo Bills; member of Pro Football Hall of Fame; 8X AFL All-Star; only player ever inducted to the Pro Football Hall of Fame without ever playing in the NFL; 2X AFL champion
Vietnam/Fall of Saigon/Drove bus through Saigon & pick up eligible to leave. Saw anger growing among those on the streets as people realized the end was near & U.S. was pulling out. A rocket hit near the bus & was shaken by shrapnel
Reporter/cameraman WBAP-TV/Covered attempted shooting Gen. Edwin Walker. November 22, at Love Field, Trade Mart & Parkland, captured only sound recording of announcement of President Kennedy's death. In 1964, he covered the Jack Ruby trial
'The Alamo' 1960, Friday The 13th Part IV (Jason), stunt man who's doubled for Clark Gable, John Wayne, Lee Marvin, and Fess Parker, appeared in The X- Files, Major League, Starman, The Wild Life, Romancing The Stone, Man From UNCLE, Gone In Sixty Second