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: The Sound of Music, Mary Poppins, Victor/Victoria, 10, Shrek 2, Shrek the Third, Shrek Forever After, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Star!, S.O.B., Little Miss Marker, The Man Who Loved Women, That's Life, The Princess Diaries, The Princess Diaries 2
British Stage and Movie Actress born 1907.won Oscar for'Passage to India'(1984),Movies->'Jewel in Crown','39 Steps','Nuns Story','Madame Sousatska','Bloody Sunday','Secret Ceremony','Wandering Jew','Wars of the Roses','A Perfect Spy','She Been Away'
Actress: Casino Royale, The Cape Town Affair, Bullitt, Airport, Believe in Me, Murder on the Orient Express, St. Ives, The Deep, The Greek Tycoon, Under the Volcano, Wild Orchid, Nip/Tuck, Rizzoli & Isles, dancing on the Edge
Director / Writer / Producer: Deliverance, Excalibur, Point Blank, Exorcist II, Zardoz, Hope & Glory, Hell In The Pacific, Leo The Last, Beyond Rangoon, Having A Wild Weekend, The Emerald Forest, The General
English Actress - TV Series - 'Casualty' (20004-2006), 'Strictly Come Dancing' (2006), 'Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two'(2006), 'The Bill' (Guest Role)(2007), 'Murder in Suburbia'(Guest)(2004), 'Is Harry on the Boat?'(Guest)(2003), 'Crossroads'(2001)
English Actress - Movie - 'Easy Virtue' (1928), 'Shot In The Dark' (1933), 'The Constant Nymph' (1928), 'Virginia's Husband' (1934), 'Toni' (1928), 'Love's Option' (1928), 'Third Time Lucky' (1931), 'The Love Race' (1931), 'It Happened in Paris' (1935)
English Female Former Politician - Member of Parliament
for Ealing Central and Acton (2010-2015). Leader of the Conservative Party in the London Assembly (2004-2006), Member of the London Assembly for West Central (2000-2008)
British Voice and TV Actor born 1934.Tom Good in 'The Good Life'(1975-78),Martin Bryce on'Ever Decreasing Circle'(1984-89),'Monarch of the Glenn'(2000-05),'Fanthom','Watership Down','Murder She Said','Frankenstein','Much Ado About Nothing'
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
Pioneering Blues-Rock guitarist/singer from the '60s-present: Cream, Derek & The Dominos, John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, Blind Faith, The Yardbirds: Sunshine Of Your Love, Layla, After Midnight,, For Your Love, Bernard Jenkins, Can't Find My Way Home
English Pop Singer (b: 1932) - Downtown, I Know A Place, This Is My Song, My Love, Color My World, A Sign Of The Times, Don't Sleep In The Subway, Sailor (1st #1 hit in the UK). Actress/Singer - Finian's Rainbow, Goodbye Mr. Chips. A star since age 11
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 Stage and Movie Actor born 1913.Hammer Horror Movies Legend.'Dracula','Frankenstein','Star Wars-A New Hope','Top Secret','Hound of Baskervilles','The Mummy','The Gorgon','The Skull','Twins of Evil','Asylum'
British actor, who played Avon in the science fiction BBC series Blake's 7 (1978-81). Also appeared in the 007 James Bond film 'Die Another Day'. Other TV work includes: Doctor Who, Little Britain, Hollyoaks, The Strangerers, Hammer House of Horror
Actor - Rebecca, The Lost Patrol, Of Human Bondage, The Barbarian, Disraeli, Bulldog Drummond series (as Algy Longworth), Tangier, The Locket, My Favorite Brunette, Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House, Abbott & Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde
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 (Shroud for a Nightingale; Truly Madly Deeply; Natural Lies; Downtown Lagos; Milner; Jane Eyre; Trial and Retribution II; Wives and Daugthers; Ana Karenina; State of Mind; Home; Vanity Fair; etc.)
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 - Blowup, Camelot, Barbarella, The Charge Of The Light Brigade, Alfred The Great (title role), Juggernaut, Profondo Rosso, Islands In The Stream, Crossed Swords, The Squeeze, The Walking Stick, The Love Machine, Gladiator
Actress: Acorn Antiques, Dinnerladies, Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, Bergerac, Highlander, Wokenwell, The Borrowers, Gormenghast, Bridget Jones's Diary, Calendar Girls, Out of Bounds, After You've Gone
British Stage and Movie Actor born 1913.'Adventures of P.C.49','Jane Eyre','Tim Driscolls Donkey','Cosmic Monster','Rogues Yarn','Night Train to Paris','School for Sex','Ghost Ship','Robin Hood','Two in Clover'
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
Supermdel/Actress-Playboy December 1989/February 1990,Affair With Jack Nicholson,Beverly Hills Cop,Hamburger The Motion Picture,Take 2,Explorers,Nightmare Weekend,Savage Harbor,Voyeur 2,aka Karen Mayo or Lindsay Taylor
Actress: Braveheart, Shadow of the Vampire, Spy Game, Tailor of Panama, Dangerous Beauty, A Rumor of Angels, The Land Girls, Loaded, North Star, This Year's Love, The Weight of Water, Born Romantic, A Sound of Thunder, 28 Weeks Later, Lights Out, Lucan
Actress: The Truman Show, Ronin, Californication, Solaris, Surviving Picasso, The Devil's Own, Mrs. Halloway, Love's Labour Lost, Laurel Canyon, Feardotcom, Karaoke, City of Ghosts, Ladies in Lavender, Revelations, London Town, Designated Survivor
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
Actor: Love Actually, Pirates of the Caribbean movies, Page Eight, Notes on a Scandal, Gideon's Daughter, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part I, Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 1&2, Underworld movies, Shaun of the Dead, Hott Fuzz, The Constant Gardener
Actress: First Knight, Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Legends of the Fall, Sabrina, Nostradamus, Traffik, Stalin, Young Catherine, Captives, Smillas Sense of Snow, Barber of Siberia, Prime Gig, Varians War, Resistance, Iron Jawed Angels, Beach Girls
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
Aharon Solomons (b. September 27, 1939) is a freediver and national record holder.
Born Ernest Henry Child Simpson, Solomons is the son and only child of Ernest Aldrich Simpson and his third wife, the former Mary Raffray
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
Actress - A Clockwork Orange, Doctor Who, Crossroads, Alfie, The Troubleshooters, Curse of the Crimson Altar, The Big Switch, Man of Violence, Dr Jekyll and Sister Hyde , Disciple of Death, Demon of the Mind
'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