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: Under Siege 2, Hardbodies 2, Dangerous Love, Nowhere To Run, Tales From The Crypt - Demon Knight, Terminal Voyage, Hot Shots Part Deux, L.A.Confidential, The Quickie, Leave No Trace, American Gothic
Disney illustrator & comic book artist. Created Duckburg & many of its inhabitants: Scrooge McDuck, Gyro Gearloose, The Beagle Boys, others. Will Eisner nicknamed him 'The Hans Christian Andersen' of comic books'
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
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
American Actor born 1917.'War of the Worlds','Thing from Another World','What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?','Moneky Business',Futureworld','Time Trackers','Twilight Zone','Perry Mason','Get Smart','F.B.I.','Picket Fences'
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
Screenwriter / Producer / Director: Dreamaniac, Creepozoids, Lady Avenger, Puppet Master 3. Beach Babes from Beyond, Test Tube Teens from the Year 2000, Shrieker, The Brotherhood, Speed Demon, Nightfall, Bigfoot vs. D.B. Cooper
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
Was an All-American catcher at Stanford who signed with the Dodgers in 1966, but was picked up by the Angels in 1967 and played a few major league games with them that year. He never made it back to the majors after that
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
Current quarterback coach at U of Washington. Former Saints (1994-97)& Colts (98) quarterback. Quarterbacks coach for the BC Lions (2001) and Ottawa Renegades (2002) of the CFL. Michigan St (2003-05) St. Louis Rams (2006-07) and Fresno St. (2008)
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 - 6 Tarzan films ('55-'60 - as Tarzan), Duel Of The Titans '61, Goliath & The Vampires, Goliath & The Rebel Slave (Goliath in both), Zorro & Mask Of The Musketeers (Zorro), Hercules & The Princess Of Troy, Conquest Of Mycene (Hercules in both)
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
Actor: The Bold and the Beautiful, Profiler, To Have & to Hold, Shiloh 2, My Dog Skip, Air Bud 3, Thirteen Days, Inspector Gadget 2, Kids in America, Commander and Chief, The Legend of Bloody Mary, Beneath the Blue
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