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.
Actress - The Magnificent Dope, Shock, The Bridge Of San Luis Rey, Return Of The Cisco Kid, Kit Carson, Sun Valley Serenade, Orchestra Wives, Blood & Sand, Earthbound, Hello Frisco Hello, Nocturne. #2 WWII Pinup Girl. Nicknamed 'The Woo Woo Girl'
American Cowboy Actor born 1912.'The Adventures of Red Ryder','Jesse James','Remember Pearl Harbor','Sombrero Kid','I Shot Billy The Kid','The Dalton Gang','Gunfire','Frankenstein-70','Bandolero','Svengali','Rio Lobo'
Actor: The Vampire, les Miserables '35, Madame X, The Man Who Found Himself, The Cat & The Canary, So Dear To My Heart, The Sound & The Fury, Ten Who Dared, Amityville 3D, The Firm, Dark Shadows, The Defenders
Argentine Actress - Movie - 'Dance Of Fire' (1949). Bence Is One Of The Divas Of The Golden Age Of Argentine Cinema (1940?1960). She Has Worked Consistently Throughout Eight Decades Of Film, Since 1933, Having Made Her Last Appearance In 2004
Australian Former Female Actress - Movie - 'Auntie Mame' (1958), 'The Killing Of Sister George' (1968), 'The Ruling Class' (1972), 'Theater Of Blood' (1973), 'Dr. Crippen' (1963), 'Night Of The Generals' (1967), 'Legend Of Lylah Clare'(1968), Plus More
American Former Actor - TV Series - 'Petticoat Junction' (1963-1967), 'Green Acres' (1965-1967). Movie - 'Lost River' (1950), 'Golden Lady' (1946), 'Checkmate' (1946), 'Oh, Susanna! (1936), 'The Old Corral' (1936), 'Prarie Moon' (1938) Plus Many More
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
Musician/Voice Actor - Disney (Peter Pan, Sleeping Beauty, Robin Hood, The Rescuers, The Great Mouse Detective). Others - Wizard Of Oz (Apple Tree Voice), Heavy Traffic, Mighty Mouse. Actor - Radio's Jimmy Durante Show, Herbie Rides Again
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
Actress - The Waltons (as Grandma Walton - 3 Emmy wins), I Remember Mama (AA nom., Golden Globe win, '49), Caged, Its A Wonderful Life, Shane, Sabrina, The Gunfighter, Macabre, Trackdown (TV-24), Madame Bovary, Edge Of Doom, Bowery Boys Meet The Monsters
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
American Actress born 1912. 25 movies from 1933-43. 'Trumpet Blows','Forsaking all Others','Les Miserables','Invisible Ray','Love under Fire','Mad Love','Sudden Death','Midnight Taxi','Lone Wolf in Paris','Its a Wounderful World'
Actor - The Andy Griffith Show (as Mayor Pike), It's A Wonderful Life, Christmas In Connecticut, Li'l Abner 1940 (as Marryin' Sam), Annie Oakley, Dick Tracy (TV - Murphy), many uncredited parts in many major films
Austrian Actor in American movies born 1902.'Emperors Waltz','Sergeant York','Ministry of Fear','Dawn Patrol','Sundown','Story of Dr.Wassell','Without Love','Lola Montez','Morituri','Blutsbrueder','Liebelei','April Blossoms'
Actor - Singin' In The Rain (Lina Lamont's director), ...Wyatt Earp (TV/Doc Holliday), Mighty Joe Young, Alexander's Ragtime Band, Cat Women Of The Moon (+ Dir.), Battleground, High & The Mighty, Walking Tall, Armored Car Robbery, Bunco Squad, Barabba
Actor - Scaramouche, King Solomon's Mines, Prisoner Of Zenda, Moonfleet, Beau Brummel, Salome, Green Fire, Bhowani Junction, North To Alaska, The Little Hut, Caesar & Cleopatra, Soldiers Three, The Wild North, Young Bess, The Wild Geese, The Virginian
Cinematographer - Great Expectations (AA win), Oliver Twist, Disney's Robin Hood, Disney's Rob Roy, I Am A Camera, Decameron Nights. Director - A Patch Of Blue, Diamond Head, The Mark, Light In The Piazza, 55 Days In Peking, The Magus, Once Is Not Enough
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 - Honey West (Aunt Meg), Mr. Peabody & The Mermaid, Night Monster, Three Godfathers, Destry Rides Again, Gang Busters, Play Misty For Me, Cactus Flower, many TV guest-starring roles (1952-1978)
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'
Kaye starred in 17 movies, notably 'Wonder Man'(1945),The Kid from Brooklyn (1946), The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947), The Inspector General (1949), Hans Christian Andersen (1952), White Christmas (1954), and The Court Jester (1956)
Actress: The Jungle Princess, The Hurricane, Thrill of a Lifetime, Tropic Holiday, St. Louis Blues, Road to Singapore, Typhoon, Moon Over Burma, Beyond the Blue Horizon, Dixie, Road to Bali, Creepshow 2
English actress. She won two Best Actress Academy Awards for playing 'southern belles': Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind (1939) and Blanche DuBois in A Streetcar Named Desire (1951), a role she had also played on stage in London's West End
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 animator and director. Some of his more notable work included Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Pinocchio, Fantasia, Bambi, Cinderella, Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan, Lady and the Tramp and Sleeping Beauty. He is now 103
French Actor born 1913.'Beauty and the Beast','Orpheus','Phantomas','Parents Terribles','Secret of Mayerling','Count of Monte Cristo','Notte Bianchi','Paris Does Strange Things','Austerlitz','Cpt.Blood','The Iron Mask','Eternel Retour'
American Singer,Actor and Composer born: 12/25/1912.married with Actress Cyd Charisse.'Casbah','O Sole Mio','Music in My Heart','Till the Clouds Roll By','Two Tickets to Broadway','Here Come The Girls','Ziegfeld Girl'
British Actor - The Man Who Knew Too Much, Treasure Island (TV '51 - Long John Silver), ...Nicholas Nickleby, Great Expectations, Carnival, Moby Dick, Zarak, tom thumb, Run Wild Run Free, Nathaniel Titlark (TV '56-'57 - title role). Author
Brazilian Entertainer - Films: Disney's 'The Three Caballeros' '44 (sang & danced with Donald Duck & Jose Carioca), 'Phantom Lady' '44. Popularized the official hymn of Rio de Janeiro 'Cilade Maravillosa '34. Sister of entertainer Carmen Miranda
C&W Singer/Songwriter (b: 1908) - I Want To Be A Cowboy's Sweetheart. Nicknamed 'The Yodeling Cowgirl'. The 1st female C&W performer to have a million-selling single. Inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1996
Actress - Bewitched (as Endora - 6 Emmy noms.), The Mag. Ambersons*, Mrs. Parkington*, Johnny Belinda*, Hush Hush Sweet Charlotte*, Citizen Kane, Show Boat, Raintree County, Pollyanna, The Singing Nun, The Bat, Twi. Zone (The Invaders ep.) * = AA nom
American Actress and Singer Born: 03/19/1914.'Dressed To Kill','Song of Bernadette','Hitlers Madman','Calling Dr.Death','Queen of Amazons','Tarzan and the Huntress','Song of Thin Man','Song Without End','Fallen Sparrow'
Director - This Island Earth, 711 Ocean Drive, Lucky Nick Cain, Love Nest, Tarzan The Ape Man '59, David Copperfield (Oscar nom. Best Assistant Dir. '36), San Francisco (Oscar nom. Best Assistant Dir. '37), Twilight Zone (4), Alfred Hitchcock Hour (10)
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
Actor - San Quentin, Alcatraz Island, White Bondage, Youth On Parole, Jezebel, Brother Rat, Blondie, Sabotage '39, West Of Shanghai, The Spiral Staircase, The Las Vegas Story. Producer - Peter Gunn, It Takes A Thief, Mr. Lucky, Profiles In Courage
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
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 - Batman (TV - The Joker), Oceans Eleven, Cisco Kid films (title role), Captain From Castille, The Thin Man, Wee Willie Winkie, The Little Princess, Orchestra Wives, Julia Misbehaves, Lost Continent, FBI Girl, Vera Cruz, Donovans Reef, LOTS of TV
Film Director - All Through The Night, Mr. Skeffington, The Unfaithful, Adv. Of Don Juan, Nora Prentiss, Harriet Craig, Saturday's Children, Return Of Dr. X, The Young Philadelphians, Goodbye My Fancy, The 2nd Time Around, Affair In Trinidad, Lone Star
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
Actress - Key Largo (Oscar win), Stagecoach, Dead End (Oscar nom.), The High & The Mighty (Oscar nom.), Honky Tonk, Allegheny Uprising, Murder My Sweet, Raw Deal, Johnny Angel, Crack-Up, Born To Kill, The Babe Ruth Story, Borderline, Best Of The Badmen
Actress - Pinocchio (voice of The Blue Fairy), Death Takes A Holiday, The Little Colonel, Alice Adams, Mrs. Wiggs Of The Cabbage Patch, Female Fugitive, Lucky Cisco Kid. Original model for Columbia Pictures logo. Taught Latin at UCLA
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
Stuntman: Rio Bravo, The Alamo, The Misfits, Daniel Boone, Point Blank, Planet of the Apes, Rollerball, King Kong, Bronco Billy, The Fall Guy, Escape from New York, Road House // Actor: Friday the 13th - The Final Chapter, Starman, Silverado, The Hidden
Actor - Adv. Of Kit Carson (TV-title role), The Stratton Story, Deadline At Dawn, The Clay Pigeon, Son Of Paleface, Space Master X-7, Tickle Me, Rio Lobo, Giant Spider Invasion, Date With The Angels (TV). Wife-Barbara Hale. Son-William Katt