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.
Mexican Born Canadian Actress - TV Series - 'Anger Management' (2012-2014), 'Awake' (2012), 'The Middle' (2016). Movie - 'Mr. Troop Mom' (2009), 'Lies in Plain Sight' (2010), 'Mothers of the Bride' (2015)
Scottish contestant on the 3rd series of Britain's Got Talent; became a media sensation with her rendition of 'I Dreamed a Dream' from 'Les Miserables' on the show. Has the fastest selling debut album from a female artist ever
American Actress- TV Series - 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' (2017- ), 'Manhattan' (2014-2015), 'House of Cards' (2013-2015), 'The Blacklist' (2014). TV Mini-Series - 'Crisis in Six Scenes' (2016). Movie - 'Beautiful Creatures' (2013). Plus Many More Roles
English Actress - TV Series - 'Downton Abbey' (2010-2012), 'Harlots' (2017-2019), 'Brave New World' (2020). Movie - 'Victor Frankenstein' (2015), 'Albatross' (2011), 'A New York Winter's Tale' (2014), 'This Beautiful Fantastic' (2016). 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, The Sunshine Boys (1975)
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
NFL - Cincinnati Bengals TE Coach. Former NFL TE, Houston Texans (2009 draft, 5th round, #152 overall). Also Played for the Denver Broncos and Philadelphia Eagles. College; Rice. Formerly Coached at the University of Houston
American actor, singer and dancer, best known for playing Tanner in 'Teen Beach Movie', and Blake in 'Holiday Spin'. He portrayed porn star Brent Corrigan in the film 'King Cobra' opposite James Franco. In 2016, he played Link Larkin in 'Hairspray Live!'
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
Comic illustrator currently co-penciling the Garfield comic strip He also contributes to Bongo Comics (The Simpsons and Futurama) as well as DC Comics, Warner Bros., BOOM, and a host of others, working on such characters as Batman, Harry Potter,
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
English actor (King Louis XIII. in 'The Three Musketeers', Freddie Baxter in 'Cucumber' and 'Banana'. He also appeared in the BBC's 'Worried About the Boy'). On stage, he starred as Oscar Wilde's young lover in 'The Judas Kiss' opposite Rupert Everett