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.
British Actor - The Hill, Moby Dick, The Agony & The Ecstasy, Battle Of Britain, Barabbas, The Deadly Affair, Saint Joan, The Sea Gull, Modesty Blaise, The Jokers, Helen Of Troy, The Ruling Class, The Night They Raided Minsky's, Equus, Theater Of Bloo
English Actress - Movie - 'Secrets and Lies' (1996), 'Little Voice' (1998), 'Lovely and Amazing' (2001), 'A River Runs Through It' (1992). TV Series - 'Chance in a Million' (1984-1986), 'The Labours of Erica' (1989-1990), 'Vera' (2011- )
Actor-The Lord of The Rings:The Fellowship of The Ring/The Two Towers/The Return of The King,Black Hawk Down,Ned Kelly,The Calcium Kid,Troy,Haven,Pirates of the Caribbean:Curse of the Black Pearl/Dead Mens Chest/At Worlds End
English Actress - Movie - 'Hellbound: Hellraiser II' (1988), 'Dreamchild' (1985). TV Series - 'Coronation Street' -Guest Role (1992), 'Casualty' - Guest (1992-1993), 'Westbeach' (1993), 'The Tripods' - Guest (1984), 'The Ruth Rendell Mysteries' (1990)
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
British Actor (b: 1909) - Curse Of The Demon, Countess Dracula, Day of Jackal, The Nanny, Sunday Bloody Sunday, Sink The Bismarck!, The 7th Dawn, Blood Beast From Outer Space, Paranoiac, Hysteria, The Alphabet Murders, After The Fox, Doctor Who '84
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 - 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
WW2 veteran and last surviving member of the famed U.S. Antarctic Service Expedition, often referred to as Rear Admiral Richard Byrd's third Antarctic Expedition. He is now 93 and lives in Jacksonville, Florida, USA. Born: 1921
British Actress (b: 1913) - 'General Hospital'(Lila Quatermaine 1978-2004),'Sound of Music','How Green Was My Valley','Bedlam','Hangmen Also Die','King Solomon's Mines','Seven Sinners','Flying Tigers','Fort Apache','Jack the Giant','...Baby Jane?'
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
British Actor born 1925.Mr.Palfrey on'Mr.Pafrey of Westminster'(1984-85),'James Bond-Never Say Never Again','Gangs of New York','Frenzy','Age of Innocence','Devils Own','Travels with My Aunt','Time Without Pity','Deep Blue Sea'
Actor - The Informer, The Quiet Man, The Lost Patrol, Gunga Din, The Unholy Three '23, Fort Apache, She Wore A Yellow Ribbon, Rio Grande, Under Two Flags, Magnificent Brute, China Girl, The Princess & The Pirate, The Foxes Of Harrow, Prince Valiant
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
British actress born 1921.movies form 1934-61.'Reach For the Sky','Malta Story','Project M7','Doctor in the House','Doctor at Large','Murder She Said','Olivers Travels','The Rectors Wife','Memento Mori','Hamlet'
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, but as of spring, 2015, has not pitched in the major leagues
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
British actor born 1925. Great nephew of Sir Frederick Treves. The Elephant Man, Bomber Harris, Doctor Who, Adventures of Sir Lancelot, Sweeney 2, Afraid of the Dark, Defence of the Realm, Miss Marple: Sleeping Murder
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
Actress (1882-1984) - The Producers, Murder By Death, The Glass Slipper, The Swan, Darby O'Gill & The Little People, This Happy Feeling, The Notorious Landlady, Games, Camelot, Batman (TV-Aunt Hilda), Twilight Zone ('Long Live Walter Jameson' episode)