British Actress (b: 1908) - A Tale Of Two Cities, David Copperfield, Camille, Mark of The Vampire, The Mystery Of Mr. X, The Great Mr. Handel, The Phantom Fiend, Slave Ship, The Brain Machine, The Shadow, No Highway In The Sky, The Haunted Strangler
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 - Our Miss Brooks (radio, TV & film), Mildred Pierce (AA nom), Anatomy Of A Murder, Grease 1&2, At The Circus, No No Nanette, Stage Door, Night & Day, Comrade X, The Unfaithful, The Kid From Brooklyn, Goodbye My Fancy, The Mothers-In-Law
Singer. Actress - Carmen Jones, Porgy & Bess, St. Louis Blues, That Certain Feeling, All The Fine Young Cannibals, The Landlord, The Fox & The Hound (v/Big Mama). Tony Award winner for the all black Broadway production of Hello Dolly in 1968
American Actress - 'Father of the Bride','Father's Little Dividend','Disraeli','Bulldog Drummond','Little Women','Scarlet Street','Vogues Of 1938','The Woman In The Window','Nob Hill','Hollow Triumph','Reckless Moment','We're No Angels','Dark Shadows'
Actor - 12 Angry Men, Fail Safe, North By Northwest, Compulsion, The Americanization Of Emily, Patton, Oliver's Story, The Verdict, It Takes A Thief (recurring role), lots of TV guest starring roles (including 2 classic Twilight Zones)
Actor - The Searchers, Drums Of Fu Manchu (title role), L&H's Babes In Toyland (aka March of the Wooden Soldiers), Buck Rogers, Two Rode Together, Garden Of Allah, The Paleface, Scared Stiff, Vera Cruz, The 10 Commandments, The Land Unknown
Actor - The Adventures Of Smilin' Jack (title role), I Killed Wild Bill Hickok (as Wild Bill Hickok), Anne Of Green Gables, Buck Privates Come Home, In Old Chicago, Mr. Lucky (TV series- as Lt. Rovacs), Gunsmoke (14 episodes- as Ed O'Connor), lots of TV
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
MLB pitcher 1937-47 for Yankees. 4x All-Star. 1943 MVP & ML P.O.Y. - went 20-4, 1.64 ERA with most wins, winning %, ERA & shutouts. ERA Title in 1947. In 1946 went 20-8, 2 saves, 2.10 ERA. 4 World Series (3x Champ) totals were 2-2, save, 1.62 ERA
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
MLB outfielder 1964-75 (8 years) for Red Sox, Angels.All-Star 1967. Known as 'Tony C'. Brother of Billy. Received Hutch Award in 1970 for comeback after getting hit by pitch, missing 1968 season. Led league 1965 in HR (32). Best 1970 w/ 36 HR, 116 RBI
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
MLB outfielder from 1929-48 for A's, Red Sox, Senators, Tigers. 5x All - Star. Known as 'Flit'. Career BA of .297. Led league in hits in 1940, 7x in At - Bats.
Two World Series (Tigers championship in 1945) with
.387 BA and 6 RBI
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 - 'Love That Bob'/'The Bob Cummings Show','Dial M For Murder','Saboteur','Kings Row','The Carpetbaggers','My Geisha','The Devil and Miss Jones','Moon Over Miami','Flesh & Fantasy','Beach Party','My Living Doll', 1 classic 'Twilight Zone'
Entertainer/Singer - The Candy Man, What Kind Of Fool Am I?, Something's Gotta Give, I've Gotta Be Me, The Shelter Of Your Arms. Actor - Ocean's 11, Porgy & Bess, Sweet Charity, Robin & The 7 Hoods, Salt & Pepper 1-2, Cannonball Run 1-2. Rat Pack member
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
Actor - Films: Brute Force, The Naked City, All My Sons, Panic In The City, While The City Sleeps, Womens Prison, The Wedding, Kramer Vs. Kramer. Radio - Sam Spade. TV: Felony Squad, Flamingo Road, Mr. Adams & Eve. Married to actress Ida Lupino
Actress (* = Oscar nom) - I Remember Mama*, The Awful Truth*, Cimarron*, Theodora Goes Wild*, Love Affair*, My Favorite Wife, Life With Father, Show Boat, Anna & The King Of Siam, Penny Serenade, A Guy Named Joe, White Cliffs Of Dover, Mag. Obsession
American Actor born 1901.was married to Actress Virginia Valli.Movies->'Seventh Heaven','Street Angel','City Girl','Clash of Wolves','Old Ironside','Just around the Corner','The Big Shakedown','Street Angel','Liliom','Flying Doctor','Tail Spin'
American Actress born 1922.was married to Actors Mickey Rooney and Frank Sinatra.Movies->'Mogambo','Night of Iguana','Earthquake','On the Beach','55 Days at Peking','Mayerling','Barefoot Contessa','Show Boat','The Killers','Touch of Venus'
Actor - A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum, Save The Tiger (Oscar nom.), Cocoon 1&2, Enter Laughing, Who's Minding The Mint?, Catch-22, Mister Buddwing, The Incident, Caveman, Arthur 2. TV - Soap, The Duck Factory, Apple Pie, The Golden Girls
American Actress born 1910.was married to Actors Charlie Chaplin and Burgess Meredith.Movies->'The Great Dictator','Modern Times','The Women','Sins of Jezebel','Cat and Canary','Second Chorus','Reap the Wild Wind','Pot oGold'
British Actor - My Fair Lady (Oscar win), Cleopatra (Oscar nom), Doctor Dolittle, The Ghost & Mrs. Muir, Anna & The King Of Siam, Foxes Of Harrow, The 4 Poster, The Agony & The Ecstacy, Yellow Rolls Royce, Midnight Lace, The Honey Pot, Staircase, Ashanti
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
Novels; Cowboy (1958)Flaming Lance (1958)Guns of Rio Conchos (1958)The War Wagon (1967) (novel 'Badman') (screenplay) Screenplays; The Comancheros (1961)Rio Conchos (1964)Tarzan & the Valley of Gold (1966)Hellfighters (film) (1968)
British Actor born 1923.was married to Actress Rona Anderson.Mr.Angus Hudson-Butler on'Upstairs Downstairs'(1971-75),George Cowley on'The Professionals'(1977-83),'Great Escape','Ipcress File','Kidnapped','Mutiny on Bounty'
MLB pitcher from 1955-68 for Cardinals, Cubs, Phillies. 5x All - Star. Best seasons were 1964 with most wins in league, going 24-11, 3.14 ERA & 1960 went 18-13, 3.48 ERA & led league in games started & IP./ In 1966 led the league in shutouts (5)
Actor - Champion (Oscar nom), Trial (Oscar nom), Bright Victory (Oscar win), Peyton Place (Oscar nom), Some Came Running (Oscar nom), The Glass Menagerie, High Sierra, They Died With Their Boots On, The Desperate Hours, Elmer Gantry, Lawrence Of Arabia
MLB third & second baseman from 1934-47 for Pirates, Dodgers. Military 1942-45./ 4x All - Star, Best season was 1939 with 93 RS, 28 doubles, 5 triples, 10 HR's, 87 RBI's and .300 BA. Played in 1941 & 47 World Series getting a double and 3 RBI's
US Air Force Gen. & VP running mate of George Wallace in 1968/ credited designing & implementing effective, but controversial systematic strategic bombing campaign in the Pacific theater of WW2/headed Berlin airlift
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
Actress - The Lady Vanishes, Night Train To Munich, The Wicked Lady, Lorna Doone, Susannah Of The Mounties, Doctor Syn, The Man In Grey, Give Us The Moon, A Lady Surrenders, Highly Dangerous, Cast A Dark Shadow, The Flying Swan (TV), Justice (TV)
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
Singer (w/Benny Goodman, Harry James & solo) - Mam'selle, Blue Skies, On A Slow Boat To China, Peg O' My Heart, Mona Lisa, And Mimi. Broadway - Destry Rides Again, The Most Happy Fella. Actor - Black Caesar, Molly Maguires, It's Alive 3, Winds Of War
Actress (mostly silents) - The Man Who Came Back, The Painted Lady, Joanna, Chickie, Just Another Blonde, Man Crazy, Waterfront, Safe In Hell, The Barker, 3 Torchy films, Love Affair, Neighbors' Wives, Bulldog Drummond At Bay (her final film in 1937)
Broadway Actress/Singer/Dancer - originated the roles of Nellie Forbush in 'South Pacific', Maria in 'The Sound of Music & the title role of 'Peter Pan'. She won Tony Awards for all 3, and an Emmy for the latter on TV. Mother of actor Larry Hagman
Actor (b: 1905) - Foreign Correspondent, Sullivan's Travels, Ride the High Country, The Palm Beach Story, The Most Dangerous Game, Dead End, Union Pacific, Buffalo Bill, The Virginian, Ramrod, The Lost Squadron, These Three, Gambling Lady, Barbary Coast
Actor - All About Eve, Twelve O'Clock High, Slattery's Hurricane, Where The Sidewalk Ends, The Frogmen, Phone Call From A Stranger, Mysterious Island, Clambake, many TV guest-starring roles (1953-1980). Married to actress Bette Davis (1950-1960)
Baseball player, 1935-1951, Philadelphia Athletics, Chicago White Sox, Boston Red Sox. Best seasons were 1936 with 98 RS, 35 doubles, 11 triples, 7 HR's, 66 RBI, .345 BA & 1937 with 113 RS, 48 doubles, 13 triples, 25 HR's, 86 RBI, .320 BA
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
Screenwriter - The Day The Earth Stood Still, Patton (w/Francis Ford Coppola - Academy Award for 'Best Screenplay'), Flamingo Road, Young Man With A Horn, Destry, The Proud Ones, The Cowboy, Sink The Bismarck!, Damn The Defiant, Meteor
Actress - Silents: appeared in films with Tom Mix, Buck Jones, Harold Lloyd, Richard Dix, Wm. S. Hart. Hart's fiancee for a short time. Talkies: Foreign Correspondent, Gallant Lady, Desert Fury. Sister of actress Eva Novak
(1905-1990) folklorist, author, & professor/Author; 'This Stubborn Soil' 'A Season of Weathering' 'Walking on Borrowed Land'/In 1942 joined the United States Army as a buck private & was assigned to the intelligence branch
Choreographer/Dancer - all 9 of RKO's Fred Astaire/Ginger Rogers films (plus later films & TV specials with Astaire), Betty Grable musicals, State Fair, Kiss Me Kate, Can-Can, The Student Prince, Pal Joey, Porgy & Bess, My Fair Lady, Flower Drum S
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
Actor - Vaudeville. Films - many Mack Sennett shorts, Quillan/Vernon comedy shorts, Mutiny On The Bounty, The Grapes Of Wrath, Young Mr. Lincoln, Allegheny Uprising, It Ain't Hay, The Godless Girl, The Sophomore, Brigadoon, many TV roles (inc. Hell Town)
Vice Admiral within the United States Navy and leader of the project to develop the Polaris missile system. Vice Admiral Raborn was also the 7th Director of Central Intelligence and the 5th Director of CIA
Actress (b: 6/1903) - Films: National Velvet (Oscar win), The Song Of Bernadette (Oscar nom.), Dragonwyck, Gentleman's Agreement (Oscar nom.), A Place In The Sun, Body & Soul, Fallen Angel, Forever Amber. Broadway: Toys In The Attic (Tony win)
Film Director - Hud, Norma Rae, Hombre, Sounder, The Spy Who Came In From The Cold, The Great White Hope, The Long Hot Summer, The Outrage, Pete 'N' Tillie, The Front, Murphy's Romance, The Molly Maguires, Conrack, Nuts, Stanley & Iris, Cross Creek
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 - The Brothers Karamazov, The Bravados, The Unforgiven, Wild River, The Outrage, Hr. Of The Gun, The Flim-Flam Man, The Ambushers, Caddyshack, Brubaker, Empire Of The Ants, Dragonslayer. TV: Daniel Boone, Petrocelli, Lost In Space, Twi. Zone (3)
MLB H.O.F. shortstop, 3rd baseman 1920-33 for Indians, Yankees. Brother of Luke & Tommy Sewell. Cousin to 'Rip' Sewell. Led league in doubles with 45 in 1924. Best in 1923 with 98 RS, 41 doubles, 10 triples, 3 HR, 109 RBI, .353 BA. World Series 2x Champ
Actress - Double Indemnity (Oscar nom), Sorry Wrong Number (Oscar nom), Stella Dallas (Oscar nom), Ball Of Fire (Oscar nom), Big Valley (TV), Night Nurse, Annie Oakley (title role), The 2 Mrs. Carrolls, Golden Boy, Lady Of Burlesque, ...Martha Ivers
Actor - The Masked Marvel (title role). Stunts (300+ film/TV projects) - The Thing (stunts/James Arness), Flash Gordon films, Buck Rogers, Gunga Din, Destry Rides Again, King Of The Rocket Men, Zorros Black Whip, Flying Disc Man From Mars, MANY Westerns
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 - Alice & Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (as Mel), Bullitt, Papillon, Lepke (as Lucky Luciano), The Blue Knight, The Gambler, The Black Bird, The Big Bus, The Choirboys, The Cheap Detective, The Shaggy D.A., many TV guest starring roles
Italian Actor - La Cage Aux Folles '78, The Climax, Tragedy Of A Ridiculous Man, The Conjugal Bed, The Wedding March '65, The Big Feast, The Seventh Floor, My Friends, Duck In Orange Sauce, La Bambolona, I Knew Her Well, I Mostri, Chief Police Pepe
American Composer - 4 Oscar wins: Swinging On A Star, All The Way, High Hopes, Call Me Irresponsible. Others: Love & Marriage, Second Time Around, Come Fly With Me, The Tender Trap, Pocketful Of Miracles, Thoroughly Modern Millie, It Could Happen To Y
British actor born in 1932. 73 movies & TV-Series 1946-89. 'McCloud', 'The Saint 60s TV series', 'Blood Beast from Outer Space (1965)', 'Scotland Yard's 'Wings of Death-1961 short', 'Alastair Sims-A Christmas Carol', 'Great Expectations (1946)'
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
American Actor - Bewitched (as Larry Tate), The Apartment, The Great Imposter, Sweet Smell Of Success, Snowball Express, Happy Hooker Goes To Washington, Brewster's Millions '85, lots of TV (1951-1986, including Twilight Zone-2, Alf. Hitchcock-4)
'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