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.
Playwright - The Seven Year Itch, Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?. Screenwriter - The Sever Year Itch, ...Rock Hunter?, Breakfast At Tiffany's (AA nom), Bus Stop, The Manchurian Candidate, Goodbye Charlie, Lord Love A Duck (& dir.), Phffft!
R&B Singer/Songwriter - w/The Midnighters: Work With Me Annie; Annie Had A Baby; Sexy Ways; Finger Poppin' Time; Let's Go, Let's Go, Let's Go; The Hoochi Coochi Coo; The Switch-A-Roo; The Twist (the original, later covered by Chubby Checker). R&R HOF '90
Set Decorator - Hud*, The Oscar*, The Am. Of Emily*, The Slender Thread*, I Married-Monster-Outer Space, The Odd Couple, Being There, Amityville Horror, Top Gun, Roger Rabbit, Twi. Zone (25), Bonanza (79), many Jerry Lewis & Elvis films. * = Oscar nom
American Actor (b: 1915) - The Greatest Show On Earth, Gunfight At The O.K. Corral, Destry, Carnival Story, Union Station, The Lone Ranger '56, The Sea Chase, Hawaii 5-O, Laramie, Johnny Reno, The Fastest Guitar Alive, Return Of The Gunfighter, Impasse
MLB outfielder from 1968-81 for 8 different teams. 10 seasons with over 25 HR's. Led league - 1969 with 120 RS and 1973 with 131 RS. 3x All-Star. 3x Gold Gloves. 3x 30 HR's /30 Steals..32x lead-off HR's. First base coach for Giants. Father of Barry Bonds
Actor (b: 1976) - SeaQuest 2032, The Neverending Story 2, Stepfather 2, It, One Life to Live, Aladdin, Sidekicks, Ladybugs, Two Came Back, Hart's War, The Wrong Guys, Ride with the Devil, Fatal Attraction
American Former Female Actress - Movie - 'Girls On Probation' (1938), 'Rebellious Daughters' (1938), 'Reformatory' (1938), 'Torture Ship' (1939), 'Mystery House' (1938), 'Nancy Drew Reporter' (1939), 'Calling Philo Vance' (1940), Plus Many More Roles
Am. Actor - The Great Escape, The Mag. 7, The Dirty Dozen, Death Wish 1-5, Once Upon A Time In The West, The Sandpiper, The Valachi Papers, The Mechanic, Mr. Majestyk, St. Ives, Breakheart Pass, Telefon, White Buffalo, Hard Times, House Of Wax, X-15
American Former Actress - TV Series - 'Hondo' (1967), 'Bonanza' (Guest Role)(1961-1964), 'The Love Boat' (Guest)(1980), 'Fantasy Island'(Guest)(1979), 'Star Trek'(Guest)(1968), 'Rawhide' (Guest)(1961), 'Branded' (Guest)(1966) Plus Many More
Austrian Former Female Figure Skater. Olympic Games Bronze Medal Winner (Pairs With Ludwig Wrede)(St Moritz 1928). World Championships 2 Silver Medals (Pairs + Ludwig Wrede)(1929 Budapest,1930 New York). World Championships Bronze Medal (Singles)(1929)
German Actor in European Movies born 1933.Father of Actor Christopher Buchholz.'Magnificent 7','Monpti','Felix Krull','Teenage Wolfpack','One,Two,Three','Great Waltz','Aphrodite','Fanny','Tiger Bay','Marco Polo'
American Former Male Comedian & Actor - TV Series - 'The George Burns & Gracie Allen Show' (1950-1958). Movie - 'Six of a Kind' (1934), 'Oh God!' 1977), ' The Sunshine Boys' (1975), '18 Again!' (1988), 'A Damsel In Distress' (1937) Plus Many More Roles
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
American Former Actress - Movie - 'Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III'1990), 'Stepfather II' (1989), 'In The Line Of Duty: Ambush in Waco' (1993), 'Across Five Aprils' (1990), 'Summer Heat' (1987), 'Deadly Game' (1977). Plus Many More Roles
Actor-The Jackie Gleason Show,The Honeymooners,Harry & Tonto,The Late Show,Going In Style,The Yellow Rolls-Royce,Firestarter,Take This Job& Shove It,Won Ton Ton The Dog Who Saved Hollywood,W.W.& The Dixie Dancekings, Fighting Back: The Rocky Bleier Story
American Former Female Actress - TV Series - 'Gimme a Break!' (1981-1987), 'The Misadventures Of Sheriff Lobo' (1980-1981), 'Ryan's Hope' (1978-1979), 'You Take the Kids' (1990-1991), 'Hangin' With Mr. Cooper' (1993-1995)
American Former Female Singer, Musician, And Dancer. Guitar, Banjo, Harmonica, Autoharp And Piano. (1939-2003). Country, Folk, Gospel Music Genre. Single - 'A Good Man' (1971). Singles With Johnny Cash -'Jackson' (1967), 'If I Were A Carpenter' (1969)
Actor - The Asphalt Jungle, Baby Face Nelson, Young Dillinger, Tarzan & The Slave Girl, Phantom Of The Rue Morgue, Cattle Queen Of Montana, The Wonderful Country, many TV guest-starring roles 1951-1986 (including 14 episodes of Gunsmoke)
American Former Male Singer, Writer and Actor - Guitar. Country, Folk, Gospel Music Genre Single - 'Ring of Fire' (1963), 'I Walk the Line' (1956, 'A Boy Named Sue'(1969),'Understand Your Man'(1964), 'Jackson'(1967), 'One Piece At A Time'(1976)
5/30/1922-9/29/2003 Pen name Hal Clement/Sci-fi writer, leader science fiction subgenre. Painted astronomically oriented artworks under name George Richard/1998 Clement was inducted by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame
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
French Actor in European Movies born 1924.'Night Watch','There Was Once a Cop','Last Known Address','Southern Star','Dirty Heroes','Outside Man','Inglourious Bastards','Les Morfalous','Scoumoune','Cold Sweat','Rocca'
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
Actress - A Letter to Three Wives, State Fair, Leave Her To Heaven, Cheaper By The Dozen, The Fan, Apartment For Peggy, Pinky, Vicki, Gentlemen Marry Brunettes, Man Without A Star, The Joker Is Wild, Madison Avenue, Hot Rods To Hell
Actor: Our Miss Brooks, The Real McCoy's, Rambo, Wait Until Dark, The Evil, Death Ship, Body Heat, The Flamingo Kid, Marooned, The Sand Pebbles, Star!, Doctors Wives, Leviathan, Slattery's People, All's Fair, It Takes Two, Judging Amy, JAG
Canadian Actor (b: 1911) - Cocoon 1&2, Lifeboat, Shadow Of A Doubt, Brute Force, The Postman Always Rings Twice, Cleopatra '63, Hamlet '64, The World According To Garp, batteries not included, Marvin's Room (title role). Married to actress Jessica Tandy
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
NBA H.O.F. (1983) from 1963-74 for Pistons, Knicks. 8x All-Star, 6x All-Defender, 68-69 All-NBA, 62 All-Rookie, 2x Championships. Later became a GM. MLB pitcher from 1962 & 63 for White Sox. Career stats: 3-4, 2.90 ERA. 85 hits allowed in 102 1/3 IP
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
Am. Actress (b: 1915) - Isle of the Dead, Christmas in July, Johnny O'Clock, Sing You Sinners, If I Were King, Stars in My Crown, Buck Benny Rides Again, The Crooked Way, The Monster & the Girl, The Mad Doctor, Geronimo, Man from Colorado, Davy Crockett
Actor: The Beverly Hillbillies, Barnaby Jones, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Davy Crockett, Attack, The Interns, Mail Order Bride, Captain January, Born to Dance, Broadway Melody Of 1936 & 1938, Northwest Passage, Matt Houston, Twilight Zone
Character actor from the 1950s + 60s in about 18 different TV shows/movies including: Lorna Doone, Jane Eyre, The Black Arrow, The Adventures of Robin Hood, and The Adventures of Sir Lancelot. [Notice his first name is spelled with only one letter 'l'.]
Actor - Hawaiian Eye, The Wasp Woman, The Naked Kiss, Frankie & Johnny, Star!, The Navy Vs. The Night Monsters, Journey To The Center Of Time, The Witchmaker, The Doll Squad, Dracula Vs. Frankenstein, Monster
Actor: Cannonball Run, Once Upon a Time in West, Vera Cruz, Far Country, Rancho Notorious, Kismet, Man from Laramie, Jubal, 4 for Texas, Rare Breed, Rio Lobo, Jinxed, Support Your Local Sheriff, Support Your Local Gunfighter
American Model,Singer and Actress born 1919.first 'Mrs.Rheingold' in 1941.Americas No.1 Model of 40/50tys.'Two Latins from Manhattan','Gay Senorita','Tahiti Nights','Two Senoritas from Chicago','Talk About a Lady','Sing for Your Supper','Nine Girls'
MLB outfielder, P.H. 1944-47 for Pirates, Dodgers.. He is most famous for his great catch in the 1947 World Series. Also scored two runs & stole a base in that series. Best season was 1945 with 74 RS, 18 doubles, 9 triples, 2 HR's, 42 RBI's, .284 BA
Italian Actor born 1918.'Herod the Great','Livia','Story of a Love Affair','Ossessione','Head of a Tyrant','Giants of Thessaly','Baron Blood','Medea','Red Tent','Las Tango in Paris','Teorema','L Innocente'
Actress - Micky & Nicky, Gangster Story. Author - Among The Porcupines (her autobiography), The Secret In The Daisy. Married to actor Walter Matthau (1959-2000, his death). Truman Capote based Holly Golightly in Breakfast At Tiffany's on her
Bloodline, grandmother actor of Chris Pine/Actress 'Flash Gordon'Black Friday','The Black Cat','Bad Man from Red Butte','Ride Em Cowboy','Weird Woman','House of Frankenstein','Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome','Arson Inc.','Teenage Monster','Ladies Courageous'
Actor - ...Mad World, The Music Man, God's Little Acre, The Love Bug, ...Brothers Grimm, Muscle Beach Party, Scrooged (as Scrooge), Bud & Lou (as Lou Costello), Stanley (title role), Action, The Little Mermaid 1&2 (v/Scuttle), Fish Police (v/Crabby)
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
Hollywood Legend born 1907.She Won 4 Oscars for 'Morning Glory'(1933),'Guess Who Comes to Dinner'(1967),'Lion in Winter'(1968),'On Golden Pond'(1981),Movies->'African Queen','Suddenly Last Summer','Philadelphia Story','Adams Rib','Holiday','Little Woman'
British Actress - Separate Tables (AA win), A Man For All Seasons (AA nom), Pygmalion (AA nom), Toys In The Attic (GG nom), The Elephant Man, Murder On The Orient Express, Sailor Of The King, Major Barbara, Sons & Lovers, Voyage Of The Damned, Clochemerle
Dancer & Actor: History of the World Part I, Wolfen, The Cotton Club, Tap, Eve of Destruction, A Rage in Harlem, Renaissance Man, Dead Air, Waiting to Exhale, The Preacher's Wife, The Gregory Hines Show, Will & Grace, Lost at Home
British Stage and Movie Actress born 1911.Mother of Actress Janette Scott.Edie Pedgen on'The Last of the Summer Wine'(1986-03),Thora Blacklock on'Meet the Wife'(1963-66),Sarah Danby on'The First Lady'(1968-69),Ivy Unsworth on'In Loving Memory'(1979-86),'L
American Comedian,Actor,Writer ,Producer and Singer born 1903.'Road To...Movies'(1940-52),'Cat and Canary','Fancy Pants','Bachelor in Paradise','Paris Holiday','Mr.Casanova','Call Me Bwana','Son of Paleface','Lemon Drop Kid','Here Come the Girls'
MLB outfielder, 1st baseman 1939-52 for 6 teams. All - Star 1946. Known as 'Cotney'. Best season in 1944 with 106 RS, 35 doubles, 9 triples, 11 HR, 72 RBI, .336 BA. Career BA of .296. Five World Series (4x Champs) had 8 hits
MLB pitcher from 1945-57 for the Tigers, Indians, & Orioles. Best seasons were: 1950 (All-Star) going 19-12 with 4 saves and 3.54 ERA; led league in shut outs. 1954 was 15-7 with 3.35 ERA and in that World Series pitched 2 innings giving up one run
Czech Actress/Ice Skater - The Fighting Kentuckian, Dakota, Jubilee Trail, I Jane Doe, Hoodlum Empire, The Lady & The Monster, Perilous Journey, Ice Capades, Wild Blue Yodler, Timberjack, Surrender, Storm Over Lisbon, The Man Who Died Twice, Ice Capades
Actor - TV: Mary Hartman..., Fame, 7th Heaven, Making The Grade, Guiding Light, Star Trek: TNG (1). Films: Middle-Age Crazy, Misery, Mr. Mom, RPM, The Traveling Executioner, The Out-Of-Towners, A New Leaf, The Organization, Deal Of The Century, Draw!
Right-handed pitcher who debuted with the New York Yankees in 1978. Despite being chosen the International League's pitcher of the year in 1980, he retired. He passed away in 2003, at the age of only 52
Actor - Get Smart (as Carlson), The Californians (TV series), The Clone Master, Pretty Woman, Teen Wolf (TV series '86-'88 - v/Grandpa). Many vintage radio voices. Producer - Tales Of The Texas Rangers. Father of actors Stacy & James Keach
Actress - The Beast With 5 Fingers, Hotel Berlin, God Is My Co-Pilot, My Wild Irish Rose, Mr. Peabody & The Mermaid, The Man I Love, The World In His Arms, Dial 1119, The Lemon Drop Kid, Red Planet Mars, Band Of Angels, Outlaw Queen, Blackenstein
Actor - One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest, Carrie, The Unseen, Alligator, The New Mike Hammer (TV), Deep Cover, Lady In White, Shakes The Clown, Ratboy, Future Shock, Freeway, Hot Stuff, The Happy Hooker Goes To Washington, Sinderella & The Golden Bra
R&B Singer - The Locomotion, Keep Your Hands Off My Baby, Let's Turkey Trot, Swingin' On A Star (w/Big Dee Irwin), Old Smokey Locomotion. Discovered by Carole King & Gerry Goffin. Eva was their babysitter
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
Actor - Blacula & Scream Blacula Scream (title role); Pee Wee's Playhouse (as King of Cartoons); Abby; The Boston Strangler; Demetrius & The Gladiators; Zigzag; Twilight's Last Gleaming; Rosetti & Ryan; Sorceress; Dinosaur Valley Girls
Irish Actor - The Quiet Man, Them!, Valley Of The Dragons, Moonfleet, Lorna Doone, The Guns Of Fort Petticoat, I Cover The Underworld, Bandolero!, The Dead, 2 1947 Dick Tracy films, several Disney films, The Californians (TV), Bring 'Em Back Alive (TV)
Major League Baseball Umpire in American League 23 seasons-1977-1999/known for being friendly & outgoing & top-notch umpire. Wrote a humorous collection of his experiences, called You're Out and You're Ugly, Too!
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/Dancer - Singin In The Rain, Theres No Business Like Show Business, Anything Goes, Million Dollar Legs, Sing You Sinners, Call Me Madam, The Merry Monahans, Francis The Talking Mule films, The Buster Keaton Story (title role), The Milkman, Ragtime