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 - Arabesque, Day Of The Jackal, Children Of The Damned, This Sporting Life, Telefon, The Medusa Touch, Agatha, Nijinsky, Luther, Otley, The Adventurers, Bitter Harvest, Salome (as John the Baptist), Magic Fire (as Richard Wagner), Shogun
English Actress - TV Series - 'The Bill' (1995-2003), 'Shameless' (2005, 2013), 'Hollyoaks' (2018- ), 'Inside Victor Lewis-Smith' (1993-1995), 'Making Out' (1989-1991). Movie - 'Breathtaking' (2000). TV Mini-Series - 'Mr Woes Virgins' (1993). Plus More
English Former Actress - 'Mary Britten, M.D.' (1958), 'Cheri' (1973), 'Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm' (1978), 'Armchair Thriller' (Guest Role)(1978), 'The Home Front' (1983), 'Connie' (1985). TV Mini-Series - 'David Copperfield' (1978). Plus Many More Roles
English - Born American Former Female Author - Novel - 'The Secret Garden' (1911), 'A Little Princess' (1905), 'Little Lord Fauntleroy' (1886), 'Sara Crewe or What Happened at Miss Minchin's' (1888), 'A Lady Of Quality' (1896). Plus Many More Novels
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
English Male Former Soccer Player -Midfielder - 'Manchester United,' (1992-2004), 'Newcastle United' (2004-2010), Birmingham City' (2005-2006), 'South China' (2010-2011). England 39 Caps (1997-2004), England Under 21 -7 Caps (1994-1996) England U19 & U18
Swiss-Born English Actress - TV Series - 'Out Of Her Mind' (2020), 'The Split' (2018-2020), 'Lip Service' (2010-2012), 'Grantchester' (Guest Role)(2014-2016), 'Cardinal Burns' (Guest)(2012). TV Mini-Series - 'The Palace' (2008) Plus Many More Roles
Actor-Star Wars Episodes V-VI:The Empire Strikes Back + Return of The Jedi(Captain/Admiral Piett),The Jokers,The Blood Beast Terror,The Devils,Fall of Eagles,Lisztomania,Jabberwocky,Monty Python's Life of Brian,Firefox,Return To Waterloo
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
British Actor born 1905.was married to Actress Renee Asherson.Uncel of Actor Peter Donat.won Oscar for 'Goodbye Mr.Chips'(1939),'39 Steps','The Citadel','Private Life of Henry VIII','Ghost Goes West','Magic Box','Knight Without Armor','Monte Cristo'
British Stage and movie Actor born 1921.'Fiddler on Roof','The Hill','Bedazzled','Blood of Satans Claw','Crucible of Horror','Berserk','Innocent Bystanders','Avengers','Bramwell','Freud','Pat and Mo','Peter and Paul'
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
British Actor and Writer born 1922.Lord Meldrum on 'You Rang M Lord'(1988-93),Col.Reynolds on 'It Aint Half Not Mum'(1974-81),'Doctor Who','Avengers','Carry On Behind','The Saint','Sherlock Holmes','Callan','Come Back Mrs.Noah'
British actor born 1915.'One of Our Aircraft is Missing','Deadly Nightshade','Trials of Oscar Wilde','Blue Scar','Wicked Lady','Beware of Pity','Nicholas Nickleby','Hour of Glory','Three Cases of Murder','Hunchback of Notre Dame','Doctor Who'
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
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
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
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
U.K. Actor - Inspector Morse (title role), The Sweeney, Monsignor Renard (title role), Kavanagh QC (title role), Mitch (title role), Home To Roost, The Capone Investment, The Glass, Redcap, Plastic Man, Chaplin, Cry Freedom, Dr. Phibes Rises Again
Actress: Las Vegas, Lost, Pie in the Sky, Playing the Field, Easy Money, General Hospital, Make It or Break It, White Collar, Safe House, The Good Doctor, SEAL Team, NCIS Los Angeles, Black Knight, The Haunted Mansion, Into the Blue 2, Better Things
Actor: Star Wars Lt.Shann Childsen, Imperial Guard), Last Of The Long Hair Boys, Doctor Who: Terror of the Vervoids, The Medusa Touch, Lillie, Spoils of War, McVicar, The Home Front, Brookside, Lovejoy, Braveheart, Dalziel& Pascoe