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.
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
French Actor,Director and Writer born 1932.Father of Actor Vincent Cassel.'Murder on Orient Express','Crimson Rivers','Pret-a-Porter','Killing Game','The Bear and Doll','Army of Shadows','La Rupture','Legend of Doom House','From Hell to Victory','La Trui
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 - Casablanca, To Have & Not Have, A Bell For Adano, The Snows Of Kilimanjaro, Sabrina, The Sun Also Rises, The Song Of Bernadette, Pin-Up Girl, Paris After Dark, The Desert Song, Flight To Tangier, Pillow Talk, Can-Can, Donovan's Reef
French Actor born 1920.married with Actress Simone Valere.Movies->'Soft Skin','The Professional','Doulus','Grand Maneuver','Sylvia and Phantom','Seven Deadly Sins','Dance of Heron','Trotsky','Mort De Belle','Symphonie Pastorale'
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
German actress and singer in american Movies born 1901.'Morocco','Blonde Venus','Witness for the Prosecution','The Blue Angel','A Foreign Affair','Judgment at Nuernberg','Shanghai Express','The Garden of Allah','Destry Rides Again','Rancho Notorious'
French Actor born 1921.Father of Actors Fiona,Manuel,Xavier Gelin and Maria Schneider.Movies->'Rendezvous in July','Roundabount','Napoleon','Man Who Knew Too Much','Madm. Striptease','Is Paris Burning?','Dearest Heart','Mr.Frost'
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
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
Italian Actor - La Dolce Vita, 8-1/2, The 10th Victim, Divorce Italian Style, Marriage Italian Style, Casanova 70, Yesterday Today & Tomorrow, Dark Eyes, A Special Day, Too Bad She's Bad, The Assassin, Used People, The Organizer, Macaroni, Ginger & Fred
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 - Cinema Paradiso, Il Postino, Topaz, Night Of The Generals, Woman Times Seven, Murphy's War, Who Is Killing The Great Chefs Of Europe?, The Old Maid, Life & Nothing But, The Old Gun, Coup De Torchon, Pile Ou Face
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
Actress - Born in Iowa in 1938 - Saint Joan (title role), Breathless, The Mouse That Roared, Paint Your Wagon, Airport, Bonjour Tristesse, Lilith (title role), Let No Man Write My Epitaph, A Fine Madness, Moment To Moment, Pendulum, The Assassination
French actress born 1910.'Cat People','The Curse of the Cat People','Mademoiselle Fifi','The Human Beast','La Ronde','The Devil and Daniel Webster','Le Plaisir','Josette','Woman Without Names','Tahiti Honey'
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
French prima ballerina and actress born in 1924.made debut at age 11 at the Paris Opera.'The Tales Of Hoffmann','Fandango','The Red Shoes','Clara De Montargis','Salome','Mata Haris Daughter','Mephisto Waltz'
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
One of Airbus founders & 1st President. Fought for French Resistance WW2. 1944 made commander of the Free French air forces in London, going on to become chief of staff of the French Forces of the Interior under General Koenig