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 Actress - Movie - 'Come Back, Little Sheba' (1952), 'Main Street to Broadway' (1953), 'The Matchmaker' (1958), 'Hot Spell' (1958), 'About Mrs. Leslie (1954), 'Hot Spell' (1958). TV Series - 'Hazel' (1961-1966), 'A Touch Of Grace' (1973)
American Former Actress And Dancer - Movie - 'Overland Stage Raiders' (1938), 'Empty Saddles' (1936), 'It Pays to Advertise' (1931), 'Diary Of A Lost Girl' (1929), 'Pandora's Box' (1929), 'The Show Off'(1926), 'Too Many Women'(1931). Plus Many More Films
Actor - All The King's Men, The Naked City, M '51, 3 Stooges Go Around The World In A Daze, Support Your Local Sheriff/Gunfighter, lots of TV, including Batman (as Sparrow), Twilight Zone, Thriller, Outer Limits, Gunsmoke, Alfred Hitchcock Presents
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
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
Actress - 10 Basil Rathbone Sherlock Holmes films (as Holmes' housekeeper, Mrs. Hudson), 8 John Ford films, Frankenstein, Bride Of Frankenstein, The Invisible Man, The Mummy's Tomb, Saps At Sea, How Green Was My Valley, many housekeeper roles
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
Silent Film Star (Feet First, Welcome Danger, Lonesome)Oldest known Living Lead Actress from Silent Films. Born: 12/16/1906. Wampas Baby Star 1927. Miss Hollywood 1925.She is considered to be the only remaining American Actress from the Silent Film Era
American Actress, Born: 10/20/1909. Dancer and Photograph born 1909.Niece of Producer Carl Laemmle.'Dracula'(1931),'Phantom of the Opera','Uncle Toms Cabin','Broadway Melody of 1929','Frankenstein Files','Mystery of Edwin Drood','Vampire Hunters'
American Broadway and Movie Actor born 1902.'Farewell to Arms','Road to Utopia','Cpt.Courageous','Kennel Murder Case','Born to Fight','In Old Caliente','Sea Hawk','Footsteps in the Dark','Swamp Woman','Favourite Brunette','Robin Hood of Montery'
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
British-Am. Actor - Sabotage, How Green Was My Valley, Now Voyager, Passage To Marseille, King Solomon's Mines '37, Private Life-Henry VIII, The Man Who Lived Again, Doctor Syn, The Hairy Ape, Jealousy, The Doctor's Secret (Paramount's 1st talkie '29)
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 - The Thin Man films (Nora Charles), The Best Years Of Our Lives, The Bachelor & The Bobby-Soxer, Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House, The Great Ziegfeld, Love Crazy, The Mask Of Fu Manchu, The Barbarian, Wife Vs. Secretary, Airport '75
Disney Voice Actress - Lady & The Tramp (v/Lady), Winnie The Pooh films (v/Kanga 1966-1977), Sleeping Beauty (v/Merryweather), 101 Dalmatians (v/Rover), Robin Hood (v/Mother Church Mouse/Mother Rabbit). Radio Actress - The First Nighter Program ('36-'42)
Actress - The Beverly Hillbillies (as Mrs. Margaret Drysdale), The Golf Specialist, Cry For Happy, A Majority Of One, The Four Horsemen Of The Apocalypse, Son Of Flubber, Fluffy, many TV guest-starring roles (1952-1980)
Actor - Wagon Train (as Charlie Wooster, the cook 1957-1965), Tammy (TV series - as Uncle Lucius), The Shakiest Gun In The West. Stunts - Ben-Hur 1925, Western Union, Fort Apache, She Wore A Yellow Ribbon, Wagon Master, Rio Grande, Hondo, The Searchers
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 Actress born 1910.'Broadway Melody of 1929','Our Dancing Daughters','Free and Easy','Jungle Bride','Modern Maidens','Sidewalks of New York','Are you Listening','Skycrapers Soul','Sunset after Dark','Navy Blues','Blushing Brides','War Nurse'
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 - Mrs. Miniver (AA Nom.), Forbidden Planet, How Green Was My Valley, Blossoms In The Dust, Madame Curie, Mrs. Parkington, White Cargo, Dark Command, The Bad & The Beautiful, Executive Suite, The Last Time I Saw Paris, Advise & Consent, Funny Girl
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
American actress,dancer and Singer born 1911.often starred in movies with Fred Astaire.'Top Hat','Shall We Dance','Gay Divorcee','Swing Time','Dreamboat','Black Widow','Follow the Fleet','Flyinig Down to Rio','42nd Street','Gold Diggers of 1933'
Much loved eccentric British actress. Miss Marple in four 1960s films. Blithe Spirit, The VIPs, Passport to Pimlico, The Mouse On the Moon, The Happiest Days of Your Life, I'm Alright Jack, The Runaway Bus
Actress - Blondie films (title role - 28 films, 1938-1950), The Jetsons (v/Jane Jetson), After The Thin Man, Vogues Of 1938, Swing Your Lady, Twilight Zone (1). Vaudeville as a child. First woman president of an AFL-CIO union
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
Actor - The Bank Dick, You Can't Cheat An Honest Man, Man On The Flying Trapeze, My Man Godfrey, Stage Door, Alexander's Ragtime Band, White Christmas, Anchors Aweigh, A Star Is Born, Support Your Local Gunfighter, Lawman
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