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.
Actor - The Andy Griffith Show (Mayor Stoner), Ozzie & Harriet (Darby), Gunsmoke (radio - Chester), The Addams Family (Mayor Henson), Dukes Of Hazzard (Doc Appleby), many Disney films, Union Station, Gypsy, many TV guest-starring roles (1952-1996)
American Actress - Movie - .'Silver Streak'(1934), 'Fugitive from a Chain Gang' (1932), 'Star Witness' (1931), 'Local Bad Man' (1932), 'Vagabond Lover' (1929), 'The Story Of Alexander Graham Bell' (1939), 'Bullet for Joey' (1955), 'Charlie Chan' (1939)
Actor: Cocoon, The Thing, The Natural, The Firm, The China Syndrome, Absence Of Malice, Tender Mercies, Country, Remo Williams, High Road To China, Harry & Son, The Stone Boy, Ewoks: Battle For Endor, Our House, The Waltons
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
Actor: Cheers, The Magician, Amanda's, Sunset Beach, One In A Million, The Pretender, I.Q., Sliver, The Missiles Of October, American Hot Wax, Sliver, Pirates Of Dark Water, The Dukes, Swat Kats, Stargate SG-1, Legalese
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
American bodybuilder and actor born 1935.'Ninja Terminator','Gladiators7','Hero of Rome','Medusa Against Son of Hercules','Secret Agent Fireball 077','Bullet King','Aquasanta Joe','Feroce','Evil Spawn','Terminal Force'
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
Actress - Touch Of Evil, A Hole In The Head, Who Was That Lady?, Joe McDoakes shorts, The Bob Cummings Show, The Beverly Hillbillies, Klondike, lots of TV guest starring roles, including The Adventures Of Superman (as 'Mrs. Superman')
Actor - TV series: Brave Eagle (title role), Northwest Passage, The Hunter, The Aquanauts. Films: Last Of The Badmen, Hiawatha, Son Of Belle Starr, Chief Crazy Horse, War Paint, Flat Top, The Rose Bowl Story, Security Risk, Wichita (as Bat Masterson)
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
Former street preacher convicted in United States Federal District Court in Utah for the Elizabeth Smart kidnapping following six years in psychiatric custody. He was sentenced to life in prison on May 25, 2011.
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
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 - Mankillers, Bad Girls From Mars, Beyond the Valley of the Dolls, Secret Life of an American Wife, Chained Heat, Hollywood Hot Tubs, Lady Lust, Happy Hooker Goes To Washington, Nudity Required, Bad Manners, Dr. Alien,, Playboy Feb 1979/Nov 1989
American Actress born 1913.Won Oscar for 'Farmers Daughter'(1947),'The Stranger','Bishops Wife','Come to the Stable','Crusades','Call of the Wind','Platinum Blonde','Suez','Rachel and the Stranger','Perfect Marriage','Eternally Yours'
former college/NFL/USFL quarterback; played for BYU, Los Angeles Express, 49ers & Buccaneers; member of Pro Football Hall of Fame & College Football Hall of Fame; NFL MVP 1992 & 1994; 7X Pro Bowler; Super Bowl XXIX MVP