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.
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 Beefcake Actor born 1934.'General Hospital','Jaws 2','Love Me Tender','Peyton Place','Bravados','Wizard of Baghdad','300 Spartans','Fantastic Voyage','But Not For Me','Privates Affair','One Foot in Hell'
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
12/23/1887-11/26/1979 American film actor, director and producer/president of the Screen Directors Guild from 1944 to 1946. He was blacklisted in Hollywood from 1951 to 1958 for his political affiliations
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
Actress: Tarzan, Acapulco H.E.A.T., Wild Orchid 2, General Hospital, Bulletproof, Satan's Princess, Perfect Alibi, Night Stalker, Red Shoe Diaries, Red Blooded American Girl, China Beach, Savage season, Gilmore Girls
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: American Ninja, Platoon Leader, Avenging Force, Radioactive Dreams, Street Hunter, Hardball, Cyberjack, Quicksand, Human Shield, Cobra, Bachelor Party, Navy SEALs vs. Zombies, Olympus Has Fallen, North and South
Actor - The Many Loves Of Dobie Gillis (as Dobie's father), It's A Wonderful Life, The Lost Weekend, Detective Story, My Favorite Spy, The Sniper, Gunfight At The OK Corral, The Nevadan, The Monkey's Uncle, Funny Girl
American Actor and Country Singer born 1919.'Out California Way','Home of the Range','Last Frontier Uprising','Outcast of the Trail','Under Colorado Skies','Trail of Robin Hood','Missourians','Law of Golden West','Timber Trail' Born: 06/08/1919
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
Guitarist for the rock/pop band Arrows. Co-wrote the hit song 'I Love Rock 'n' Roll' with bandmate Alan Merrill of the Arrows. The song was later a hit for Joan Jett & the Blackhearts. Married Lorna Luft in 1977. Divorced 1993.
American Director and Child Actor of the 40/50s born 1934. Won Juvenile Academy Award Oscar in 1946 for his film debut in The Yearling. Rio Grande, Intruder in the Dust, Hangman's Knot, Sun Comes Up, Inside Straight, High Barbaree
Actor: Mademoiselle fifi, The Enemy Below, Unfaithfully Yours, Dark Corner, Sentimental Journey, Sahara, Die Blaue Stunde, Hotel Berlin, What Did You Do in War, Daddy?, 77 Sunset Strip, Get Smart, Perry Mason, Wonder Woman
Actor - Boston Blackie film series (in 12 films as Inspector Faraday), Boom Town, Brother Orchid, Gentleman Joe Palooka, The Creeper, Take Me Out To The Ball Game, Quicksand, The Jackie Robinson Story. Roller Derby, Wrestling & Hot Rod Announcer
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
Actress - High Sierra, They Drive By Night, The Hard Way, The Sea Wolf, Out Of The Fog, Road House, On Dangerous Ground, Beware My Lovely, Women's Prison. Director - The Hitch-Hiker, Hard, Fast & Beautiful, Outrage, The Bigamist, many TV shows
Actor - My Three Sons, Double Indemnity, The Apartment, The Caine Mutiny, The Absent-Minded Professor, Son Of Flubber, The Shaggy Dog, Miracle Of The Bells, The Lady Is Willing, Singapore, Dive Bomber, Day Of The Bad Man, The Egg & I, Follow Me Boys
American Actress born 1923 - 'Sands of Iwo Jima','You Were Never Lovelier','Wake of Red Witch','Big Circus','The Tiger Woman','Girls of the Big House','Blackmail','Vampires Ghost','Robin Hood of Texas','Bells of Rosarita','Curse of the Faceless Man'
Am. Actor (b: 1923) - The Thing From Another World, The Big Sky, Desperate Hours, Land Of The Pharaohs, Flame Of The Desert, Disney's Daniel Boone (title role), Savage Sam, Ten Thousand Bedrooms, Flight To Fury, Men Of The Fighting Lady, Twilight Zone
english actress Born: 07/19/1919.She was married to Actor Joseph Cotten.Movies:'Mr.Arkadin','Francis','Captain Blood','Lady in the Iron Mask','Capt. Pirate','Magic Carpet','Plunder of the Sun','Phantom of the Rue Morgue','Snow White and The Three Stooges
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
Actress - Thunderball (as Fiona Volpe), The Green Slime, Return To Peyton Place, Muscle Beach Party, The Venetian Affair, Capt. Nemo & The Underwater City, The Italian Connection, Black Gunn, The Klansman, The Greek Tycoon, Journey To The Lost City
Actress - Li'l Abner (as Daisy Mae), The Manchurian Candidate, Sex & The Single Girl, Portrait Of A Mobster, The Giant Spider Invasion, Missle To The Moon, many TV guest starring roles ('50's-'70's), Star Trek
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 - Often portrayed the 'bad guy' in many '40's-'50's Westerns, The Lineup (TV - 183 episodes as Insp. Fred Asher -'54-'59). Many TV guest appearances (including 2 Adventures Of Superman, 14 Cisco Kids, 7 Range Riders, 6 Gene Autrys, Gunsmoke
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
Actor - Key Largo, Casablanca, To Have & Have Not, The Big Heat, A Night In Casablanca, Johnny Belinda, Rancho Notorious, A&C Meet The Mummy, Return Of The Fly, many TV guest spots (including Adventures Of Superman - 3 shows in the first season)
Actor: Jaws, The Sting, From Russia With Love, The Deep, Black Sunday, The Taking of Pelham One Two Three, Robin & Marian, A Man For All Seasons, Force 10 From Navarone, Avalanche Express, Battle of the Bulge, Battle of Britain, The Buccaneers (TV)
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
Former college/NFL quarterback; played for University of Georgia, Vikings & NY Giants; 9X Pro Bowler; played in three Super Bowls; 1975 NFL MVP; member of both Pro & College Football Hall of Fames; former co-host of the tv show 'That's Incredible'
JFK - After his famous visit to Berlin, JFK stopped in the UK for less than a day to meet with British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan at his country estate; Waters took his chance and made a few very rare photographs of Kennedy driving by
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
Actress (b: 1925) - 'Pete and Gladys' (Gladys), 'The Cara Williams Show','The Defiant Ones','Never Steal Anything Small','The Great Diamond Robbery','Man From The Diners Club','Doctors Wives','White Buffalo','Meet Me in Las Vegas','The Helen Morgan Story'
American Actor born 1923.credited as Richard Stapley until 1956.'Ugly Ones','Three Musketeers','Little Woman','Strange Door','Jungle Man-Eaters','Iron Glove','Barbarians','Rattler Kid','Dick Smart 2007','Connecting Rooms','Secrets of Sumuru'
Actor - They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (AA win), Teacher's Pet (AA nom), Come Fill The Cup (AA nom), That Touch Of Mink, Desk Set, Tunnel Of Love, City That Never Sleeps, Kid Galahad, Young At Heart, The Desperate Hours, The Killer Elite, The Hindenburg