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.
American Actor Born: 02/15/1918.'M.A.S.H.','Damien:Omen2','Putney Swope','Cisco Pike','Greasers Palace','The Young Nurses','Coffy','Law and Disorder','Americathon','Working Stiffs','The Electric Horseman','Volunteers','Too Much Sun'
American Actress (b: 1932) - 'The Sting', 'Xanadu', 'Bless the Child', 'Firefox', 'Eleni', 'Rich Man, Poor Man Book 2', 'The Fall Of The House Of Usher '79', It's My Party', 'Murder In Texas', 'Ski Bum', 'General Hospital'
Actor: Mickey McGuire, Sigmund & the Sea Monsters, The Bugaloos, Bride of Frankenstein, The Spike Jones Show, Peter Gunn, Day of the Locust, Lord of the Rings '78, Under The Rainbow, Foul Play, Willow, Masters of the Universe, UHF
Swedish Actress - Movie- 'Miss Julie'(1951),'Waiting Women'(1952),'The Long Search' (1952),'Of Love And Lust'(1955),'Night People(1954),'Moon Over Hellesta' (1956),'Square of Violence'(1961),'The Cornet'(1955,'Private Confessions'(1996), 'Heritage'(1979)
American Actor - 'Deranged...','Home Alone','The Hospital','Slaughterhouse-5','The Great Gatsby', 'Close Encounters...','Christine','Resurrection','Escape from Alcatraz','Always','Doc Hollywood','The Quick & the Dead'. Playwright (4 Obies). Poet
American Born English Actress - TV Series - 'Fawlty Towers' (1975-1979), 'Monty Python's Flying Circus' (1969-1974), 'The Tomorrow People' (1994). Movie - 'Monty Python and the Holy Grail'(1975). TV Mini Series - 'The Buccaneers'(1995), 'Floodtide'(1987)
American Former Female Author And Poet - Pulitzer Prize For Poetry (1950) - Novels - 'Annie Allen' (1971), 'We Real Cool' (1960), 'Maud Martha' (1953), 'A Street in Bronzeville' (1945), 'The Bean Eaters'(1960), 'In The Mecca; Poems' (1968) Plus Many More
American Former Female Singer, Songwriter And Musician - Piano - Blues, Boogie Woogie, Jazz And R & B Music. Nicknamed 'Queen of the Boogie'. Movies - 'The Bad & the Beautiful'( 1952), 'In a Lonely Place' (1950), 'Out of the Blue' (1947) Plus 5 More
American Former Actress - Movie - 'Trains & Automobiles' (1987), 'American Gigolo' (1980), 'Behind the Eight Ball' (1942), 'Keep 'Em Flying' (1941). TV Series - 'WKRP in Cincinnati' (1979-1982), 'Knots Landing' (Guest Role)(1981) Plus Many More Roles
Italian Actress And Former Model - Movie - 'The Dirty Game' (1965), 'After The Fox' (1966), 'Villa Rides' (1968), 'Basta guardarla' (1970), 'Where Are You Going All Naked?' (1969), 'Ti ho sposato per allegria' (1967). Plus Many More Roles
American Former Male Comedian & Actor - TV Series - 'The George Burns & Gracie Allen Show' (1950-1958). Movie - 'Six of a Kind' (1934), 'Oh God!' 1977), ' The Sunshine Boys' (1975), '18 Again!' (1988), 'A Damsel In Distress' (1937) Plus Many More Roles
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
R&B Singer - Gimme Shelter (duet with Mick Jagger & her own single version), one of Ray Charles' Raelettes, the original Acid Queen in the 1972 London production of The Who's Tommy, sang backup with Neil Young, Elvis, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Carole King, others
former college/NFL tightend; played for Livingstone College, Patriots & Ravens; 5X Pro Bowler; member of Ravens Super Bowl XXXV championship team; member of NFLs 90's All-Decade team; member of New England Patriots Hall of Fame
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
Broadway Actress - Woman Of The Year ('81 Tony win), West Side Story '57 (Rosalia), The Odd Couple (1st female production), Mame (Agnes Gooch), On The Town (Lucy Schmeeler), Gypsy (Agnes), Brigadoon, Hallelujah Baby, I Can Get It For You Wholesale
Actor - The Flintstones (voice of Fred Flintstone, 1977-2000), Atom Ant/Banana Splits (v/Bez/Paw Rugg), Jonny Quest (voices), The Chipmunks (voices), ...Walter Mitty, The Monkees, I Dream Of Jeannie (Jeannie's father), Return To The Planet Of The Apes
American Opera Singer and Voice Actress born 1930. Voice of Princess Aurora in 'Walt Disney's Sleeping Beauty'(1959), 'The Great Waltz', 'The Big Caper', 'Marry Me Again', 'Hollywood Palace', 'Richard Strauss and Vienna'
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
American Actress Born: 07/23/1925-Keeping Company,Broadway Rhythm,Summer Holiday,Three Little Words,So This Is Paris,As The World Turns,Mary Hartman Mary Hartman,Ryans Hope,All My Children,Out To Sea,The Girl Rush,Scene of the Crime,Two Girls and a Sailor
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 (b: 1936) - Godfather 2, A Summer Place, Parrish, Rome Adventure, A Distant Trumpet, Susan Slade, Imitation Of Life, Monster on The Campus, Palm Springs Weekend, My Blood Runs Cold, Cry-Baby, Hawaiian Eye, Surfside 6
British Actress born: 11/20/1919 she was married to Actor Michael Denison.Movies->'Angels One Five','Wanted For Murder','Mine Own Executioner','They Were Sisters','Madonna of Seven Moons','Glass Mountain','Brother Jonathan','Howards Way'
Actor: Beneath the Planet of Apes, Sons of Katie Elder, Manchurian Candidate, Star Trek, The Lawless Years, Clambake, Cpt. Newman M.D., Silencers, The Ambushers, Distant Trumpet, Barney Miller, Big Valley, Twilight Zone, Columbo, M*A*S*H
Actress: Perry Mason, Higher and Higher, The Falcon Out West, The Clay Pigeon, And Baby Makes Three, Last of the Comanches, Unchained, The Far Horizons, 7th Cavalry, The Oklahoman, Desert Hell, Airport, The Giant Spider Invasion, Big Wednesday
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
Actress: Butterflies Are Free, The Bad Seed, Bus Stop, Somebody Up There Likes Me, Up The Down Staircase, No Way To Treat A Lady, Backstairs At The White House, Heartbreak Ridge, Burnt Offerings, Murder One, The First Wives Club
Entertainer - Mouseketeer on Mickey Mouse Club. Actress - Walt Disney Presents Annette (Madge Markham), Leave It To Beaver (Julie Foster '59-'63), Bachelor Father (Lila Meredith '60-'61), Ozzie & Harriet (Norma '62-'63), A Summer Place
Actor: Forbidden Planet, Giant, Gunfight At The OK Corral, The Rainmaker, The Bridges At Toko-Ri, The Big Combo, The Sons Of Katie Elder, Police Woman, Hotel, Wide Country, P.S.I. Luv U, NightMan, Caroline in the City, Delta
American Singer,Broadway and Movie Actress born 1917.'Boogie Woogie Dream','Till Clouds Roll By','Stormy Weather','Cabin in the Sky','Panama Hattie','Swing Fever','Words and Music','Ziegfeld Follies','Death of a Gunfighter'
Actor: Guiding Light, The Young Doctors, Midnight Cowboy, Rage, All in the Family, Doc, Oh God!, The Bob Newhart Show, TRON, Best Friends, The Cavanaughs, Doc Hollywood, Blossom, The Odd Couple 2, The Lost Boys
German actor in american movies born 1926.real name is Theodor Hirsch.in movies from 1949-81.today he lives in Berlin.'Hello Dolly!','Boys from Brazil','Kellys Heroes','My Son,the Vampire','The Maltese Bibby','Dark Shadows','Star Trek','Quincy M.E.'
American Actress,Dancer and Singer born 1921.'Annie Get Your Gun','Greatest Show on Earth','Perils of Pauline','Stork Club','Here Come the Waves','Lets Dance','Cross My Heart','Miracle of Morgans Creek'
Actress/Singer (b: 1937) - The Pink Panther, Toast of the Town, The Buccaneer, Sex and the Single Girl, Harum Scarum, A Talent For Loving. Playboy (1971 & 1981). Married to singer Dick Haymes (1958-1965)
Actress (b: 1950) - It's A Living, Hazel, Mae West (title role), Gypsy, Babes In Toyland, Ann Jillian Story (G. Globe win), Mr. Mom, Gypsy, Alice In Wonderland '85, Ellis Island, Jennifer Slept Here, Sealab 2020, Twilight Zone ('Mute' - title role)
TV/Film Director (b: 1922) - The Twilight Zone (8), Peter Gunn (13), Have Gun-Will Travel (10), Steve Canyon (10), Mr. Lucky (4), Dr. Kildare (3), Naked City (2), The Rifleman (2), Lipstick, The Execution Of Private Slovik, Last American Hero. Actor
former college/NBA center; played for Notre Dame/University of Arkansas, Bulls, Celtics, Suns, Blazers, Nets, Kings and Lakers; member of Bulls 1998 NBA Championship team; All - SWC selection 1985; former University of Little Rock assistant coach
Actress - The Electric Company, High Maintenance, Nurse Jackie, Girls, Royal Pains, Seriously Distracted, New Girl, Sisters, Money Monster, Wayward Pines, Inside Amy Schumer, Chance,Broad City, The Good Fight
Former NHL left wing. Played for the Vancouver Canucks (1981/82 - 1986/87) Edmonton Oilers (1986/87 -1987/88) Boston Bruins (1987/88 - 1988/89) & Winnipeg Jets (1988/89). Member of the 1987 Stanley cup Champion Edmonton Oilers team
Actor - Some Like It Hot, The Odd Couple, The Apartment, Days Of Wine & Roses, Mister Roberts, The Fortune Cookie, The Out-Of-Towners, Irma La Douce, Good Neighbor Sam, The Great Race, Save The Tiger, The China Syndrome, Missing, JFK, Grumpy Old Men
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
American actor born 1912.Won Oscar for 'A Streetcar Named Desire'(1951).Det.Lt.Mike Stone on'The Streets of San Francisco'(1972-77),'Baby Doll','Ruby Gentry','Dead Ringer','Nevada Smith','Patton','On The Waterfront','Meteor','I Confess'
Actor - Banacek (17 eps. as Jay Drury), Newhart (17 eps. as Bud), Mama Malone (13 eps. as Padre), Laredo (Blue Dog), Batman (Felix), The DA's Man (26 eps. as Al Bonacorsi), General Hospital, Gang War, many TV guest roles inc. Twilight Zone, Gunsmoke
Actor - The Fortune Cookie (AA win), The Odd Couple, Charade, King Creole, Sunshine Boys, Bad News Bears, Guide For The Married Man, Fail-Safe, Pete 'N' Tillie, Cal. Suite, Cactus Flower, Hello Dolly, House Calls, Charley Varrick, Kotch, Grumpy Old Men
Director - Gunsmoke (46 episodes), Star Trek, Columbo, Simon & Simon, In The Heat Of The Night, Diagnosis Murder, Murder She Wrote, Perry Mason, The Untouchables, The Fugitive, Buck Rogers In The 25th Century, Rawhide, Bonanza, Branded, Mannix, others
Actor: Empty Nest, Soap, Golden Girls, Little Big Man, One Potato Two Potato, Mickey + Maude, The Undefeated, The Big Bus, Scavenger Hunt, S.O.B., Trail of the Pink Panther, Meatballs 2, Teachers, A Fine Mess, The Heavenly Kid
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
American Singer/Songwriter (b: 1921) - 'Willie and the Hand Jive', 'Harlem Nocturne', 'Because i Love My Baby So', 'Hound Dog', 'Every Beat of My Heart', 'Rock Me Baby'. Rock & Roll HOF (1994). Discovered Little Richard & Etta James