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 - Cybill,The Good Wife,Mamma Mia!,The Birdcage,Bulworth,How The Grinch Stole Christmas,Chicago,Lovesick,9 1/2 Weeks,Reversal of Fortune,Life With Mikey,Addams Family Values,Odd Couple 2,The Ref,Cruel Intentions,Another World,All My Children
American Actress - TV Series - 'Gunsmoke' (1955-1974). Movie - 'A Star Is Born' (1954), 'Miss Robin Crusoe' (1954), 'Lili' (1953), 'Scarlet Angel' (1952), 'Sabre Jet' (1953), 'High Society' (1955), 'The Boost' (1988)
Author - Dance At The Slaughterhouse (Edgar Award). Series: Matthew Scudder (which includes Eight Million Ways To Die, which was made into a film), Evan Tanner, Bernie Rhodenbarr, Chip Harrison & Keller
American Voice and TV Actor born 1930.Boss Hogg on 'The Dukes of Hazzard'(1983-85),'All in the Family','Whats Up Doc?','Joy House','Black Like Me','Devil Times Five','Tiny Toons','Smurfs','Soap','Brenda Starr','Naked City','Barnaby'
American Male Author And Aviator - Novel - 'Flight Of The Old Dog' (1987), 'Day Of The Cheetah' (1989), 'Shadows Of Steel' (1996), 'Silver Tower' (1988), 'Night Of The Hawk'(1992), 'Fatal Terrain'(1997), 'The Tin Man'(1998), 'Sky Masters'(1991) Plus More
American Female Author Speaker, And Strategic Leadership Consultant - Novel - 'Learning a Living: A Guide to Planning Your Career and Finding a Job for People With Learning Disabilities, Attention Deficit Disorder, and Dyslexia' (2000) Plus One 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
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
American Actor and Writer born 1928.Ike Godsey on 'The Waltons'(1972-81),'Mr.Ed','Brady Bunch','Doctor Please Help Me','80 Steps to Jona','Blueprint for Robbery','Dragnet','Dennis the Menace','Green Acres','Gunsmoke'
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
Actor: The Walking Dead, The Green Mile, The Majestic, Billions, The Mist, The Blob, Storm of the Century, Phenomenon, The Shawshank Redemption, Christmas Evil, Resurrection, The Hitcher, RocketMan, Citizen X, Blaze, Law & Order, Black Cat Run
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
Former Pro Football Running back, played college football at the University Of Buffalo, was on the Buffalo Bills practice squad entire career. After his career he coached and taught in the Buffalo area at schools etc
Actor: LOST, One Life to Live, Psycho III, Impulse, Lawnmower Man, Wyatt Earp, The Marshal, Ghost Rock, American Dreams, Grindhouse, White Hunter Black Heart, Revelation, Planet Terror, Machete, Under the Dome, Justified
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
B. February 16, 1920 was the first woman in the U.S. Military to be promoted to a general officer rank. She was promoted on June 11, 1970, after being appointed by President Richard Nixon on May 15, of that year.
Funk-Rock Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist - Super Freak, Give It To Me Baby, You & I, Bustin' Out, Love Gun, Big Time, Dance Wit' Me, Standing On The Top, Ghetto Life, Cold Blooded, 17, You Bring The Freak Out, Ebony Eyes, Can't Stop, Loosey's Rap, Glow
American Teenage Actress born 1926. in movies from 1939-61.'Never Give an Sucker an Even Break','Copacabana','If I Had My Way','Moonligth in Vermont','Old Fshioned Girl','The Ladies Man','A Little Bit of Heaven','Jingle Bells'
Supermodel: 1st African American Covergirl // Actress: Deadly Hero, The Baron, Ashanti, National Lampoons Loaded Weapon, Meteor Man, The Cover Girl Murders, A Brilliant Disguise, Crossworlds, How To Be A Player, 54, Down and Dirty
Actor: Beetlejuice, Sleepy Hollow, Ed Wood, Deadwood, Stay Tuned, The Devil's Advocate, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Easy Money, Amadeus, Howard The Duck, Who's Harry Crumb?, The Hunt For Red October, The Crucible, Stuart Little
Actor: LOST, Ordinary People, Foxes, Dallas, The Billionaire's Boys Club, Mancuso FBI, Wiseguy, Con Air, Men In Black, The X-Files, Supernatural, From The Earth To The Moon, Dream Lover, Amityville 4, Fortress 2, Man's Best Friend
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: Just Shoot Me, Dream On, Hot in Cleveland, Jake in Progress, Frazier, Baywatch, Kate & Allie, Trauma Center, Fillmore, Big Day, Good Company, Father of the Pride, The Fanelli Boys, Jimmy Neutron, The American President, A Little Sex
Thomas "Tom" McCollum is an American ice hockey goaltender, who is currently playing for the Grand Rapids Griffins of the American Hockey League. McCollum was drafted 30th overall by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft
Was most famous as the voice of several Hanna-Barbera characters, including Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo, Boo-Boo Bear, Muttley from Wacky Races and Dastardly and Muttley in their Flying Machines, Bamm-Bamm Rubble in The Flintstones, The Jetsons? dog Astro,
Sketch artist - The Complete Avengers, Wizard of Oz 2, and Vintage Poster Collection: Classic Sci-fi & Horror Posters Collector Cards. Worked at companies like Universal Studios, Paramount, 20th Century Fox, Marvel, Turner Entertainment and Warner Bro
Actor: Mary Hartman Mary Hartman, Centennial, The Munsters Today, The Bold & The Beautiful, The Hindenburg, The Love Machine, The Rockford Files, M*A*S*H, Magnum PI, Simon & Simon, JAG, Tales from the Darkside
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
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: Remington Steele, Blue Thunder, The Initiation, Robert Kennedy and His Times, North and South, Eight Men Out, Beaches, Star Trek Voyager, Legally Blonde, American Dreams, Charmed, Wildfire, Persons Unknown, Days of Our Lives
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 - Roswell, Die Hard 2, The Green Mile, The Shawshank Redemption, Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey, The Hot Spot, Disturbing Behavior, Rush, The Mist, August Rush, Battle Of Shaker Heights, The Pacific, Star Trek: DS9, Jesse Stone, Wonderfalls, Traveler
Actor - The Producers, ...Mad, Mad World, The Wizard Of Baghdad, What Did You Do In The War, Daddy?, Wake Me When It's Over, Penelope, Way-Way Out, Evil Roy Slade, Captain EO, many TV appearances. Nightclub comedian
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
NFL - General Manager of San Diego Chargers. Formerly Vice President of Football Operations with the Indianapolis Colts from 1998 to 2012, the last six years of which he was also the teams Director of Player Personnel
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