JFK, Vietnam - AP photographer who took the 1969 Pulitzer price winning Vietnam photograph 'Saigon Execution'; also covered President Kennedy's funeral incl. the famous image where Jackie Kennedy holds the folded US flag tfrom JFK's coffin
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 (b: 1932) - High School Confidential, This Savage Land, While The City Sleeps, The Shadow On The Window, The Big Night, High Lonesome, Thunderbirds, The Sundowners, many Italian films. Son of actor John Barrymore. Father of actress Drew Barrymore
MLB pitcher from 1943-53 for Indians, Senators, Tigers, Browns, and White Sox. Best season was 1948 going 20-7 with a save and a league leading 2.43 ERA. In 1948 World Series was 1-0, giving up 6 hits, no runs in 10 2/3 innings
MLB 3rd & 1st baseman, shortstop from 1948-60 for 6 teams. Known as 'Ike'. 2x All-Star. Led league in RBI's with 116 in 1955. Best season - 1953 with 94 RS, 8 triples, 26 HR's, 114 RBI's, .296 BA. Father of Bob Boone. Grandfather of Bret & Aaron Boone
Fitness Pioneer. In the early 1960s, he opened 'Health Hut', arguably the very first health food store. In the 1960s, he was a regular guest on the Westinghouse Steve Allen Show (at least 25 appearances)
MLB pitcher from 1942-51 with Yankees, Cubs, Phillies, Pirates, and Tigers. Was 3-2 in three World Series of 1942, 43, and 45. Best season in 1945 going 21-7 with one save and led league in ERA with 2.65
American Former Baseball Player - First Base - 'Memphis Red Sox' (1947?49), 'Chicago White Sox' (1951, 1953-1954), 'Baltimore Orioles' (1956-1960), 'Kansas City Athletics' (1961), 'Milwaukee Braves' (1961)
American Female Former 1980's Pop Singer - Gloria, Self - Control, Solitaire, How Am I Supposed To Live Without You?, The Lucky One, Spanish Eddie, Ti Amo, Power Of Love, Shattered Glass, Moonlight On Water, Hold Me. Movie - 'Delta Pi' (1984)
MLB pitcher from 1940-53 for Cardinals and Browns. Led league in 1948 with 2.24 ERA, as well as shutouts with 7, and K's with 149, going 20-7. Led league in w-l % in 1945 going 15-4. Pitched in 3 World Series going 4-1 with 0.83 ERA. Two time All-Star
British Actor born 1926.Son of Actor Clive Brook.Brother of Actress Faith Brook.'Reach for the Sky','Purple Plain','Rebound','The Gypsy and Gentleman','Song Without End','Plenty','I Claudius','Avengers','Edward the King','Spy Trap'
Actor: Lawman, Laredo, Days of our Lives, The Bold & the Beautiful, The Young and the Restless, Foxy Brown, Piranha, Act of Vengeance, Ride the Wild Surf, Kitten With a Whip, Summer Magic, The Concrete Jungle, The Messenger, Asylum
MLB pitcher from 1945-49 for Cardinals, Reds. Best seasons were 1945 as a rookie going 18-8 (2nd best w - l %), 3 saves, 2.90 ERA and in 1946 went 6-3 with two saves and 2.88 ERA. Also in 1945 had 2nd most shutouts in the league
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
Actress: Big Jake, Support Your Local Gunfighter, Lady Sings the Blues, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Teachers, Howard the Duck, The Toy, The Fresh Prince of Bel - Air, Frank's Place, Off the Mark, Downtown, Beethoven's 2nd
American Cook 'Bon appetit',Author and TV-Host born 1912.'Cooking with Master Chefs','Baking with Julia','Good Morning America','In Julias Kitchen','Rosie ODonnell Show','The French Chef','Julia Child & Company'
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
Pop Singer - With Sammy Kaye: That's My Desire, It Isn't Fair, Room Full Of Roses, Careless Hands, Serenade Of The Bells, I Left My Heart At The Stagedoor Canteen. Solo: I'll Walk Alone, Hold My Hand, I'm Yours, Most Of All, I, The Bible Tells Me So
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
American Actress born 1909.was married to Actor Joel McCrea.Mother of Actor Jody McCrea.Movies->'I Walked With a Zombie','Of Human Bondage','Little Woman','Becky Sharp','Souls at Sea','If I Were King','A Man Betrayed','Bel Ami','Gypsy Colt'
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
Austrian Actor in American movies born 1902.'Emperors Waltz','Sergeant York','Ministry of Fear','Dawn Patrol','Sundown','Story of Dr.Wassell','Without Love','Lola Montez','Morituri','Blutsbrueder','Liebelei','April Blossoms'
American Actress - 'House of Horrors','Tarzan in NY','The Big Store','Swamp Fire','Unknown Island','Target Earth','Rose Tattoo','Madame X','Uncle Toms Cabin','Jungle Jim','Another Thin Man','Port. In Black','Bachelor in Paradise','Airport','Black Zoo'
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
American poet. Work combined a deep interest in form with a passionate desire to confront the horrors of 20th century history, in WW2, in which he fought, & the Holocaust a recurrent themes in his work
Bats: Left , Throws: Left Height: 5' 9' , Weight: 170 lb. Born: March 13, 1918 in Philadelphia, PA (All Transactions)Debut: August 13, 1939 Final Game: August 26, 1939 Died: May 14, 2004 in Roxborough, PA
Funk-Rock Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist - Super Freak, Give It To Me Baby, You & I, Bustin' Out, Love Gun, Big Time, Dance Wit' Me, Standing On The Top, Ghetto Life, Cold Blooded, 17, You Bring The Freak Out, Ebony Eyes, Can't Stop, Loosey's Rap, Glow
Actor/Singer - Dallas, Annie Get Your Gun, Show Boat, Kiss Me Kate, Calamity Jane, Seven Brides For Seven Brothers, Kismet, Pagan Love Song, Jupiter's Darling, Deep In My Heart, Rose Marie, Waco, My Father's House, The War Wagon, Day Of The Triffids
American Actor born 1921. Buzz Corry on 'Space Patrol'(1950-55),'Giant from the Unknown','Earth vs. the Spider','Calypso Joe','Panama Sal','Twilight Zone','Gunsmoke','Maverick','Cheyenne','77 Sunset Strip','Rawhide'
Comedian & Actor: The Girl He Left Behind, Miracle in the Rain, The Anderson Tapes, Just Tell Me What You Want, I the Jury, Lovesick, Cat's Eye, Memories of Me, The Bonfire of the Vanities, Casino, Rush Hour 2, Sunshine State
British Actress (b: 1913) - 'General Hospital'(Lila Quatermaine 1978-2004),'Sound of Music','How Green Was My Valley','Bedlam','Hangmen Also Die','King Solomon's Mines','Seven Sinners','Flying Tigers','Fort Apache','Jack the Giant','...Baby Jane?'
Actress: Psycho, Act of Violence, That Forsyte Woman, The Naked Spur, Touch of Evil, The Manchurian Candidate, Grand Slam, Night of the Lepus, The Fog, Halloween H20, Bad Girls from Valley High // Mother of Jamie Lee Curtis
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
Screenwriter - A Ticket To Tomahawk (WGA nom.), Over-Exposed, Mr. Belvedere Goes To College, The French Line, Gentlemen Marry Brunettes, Driftwood, Mother Is A Freshman, Father Was A Fullback, Yancy Derringer (29 episodes). Niece of writer Anita Loos
Italian Actor - Between Miracles, The Executioner, The Conspirators, The Bachelor, Let's Talk About Men, Cafe Express, Italian Secret Service, Eye Of The Cat, Bread & Chocolate, In Nome Del Papa Re, Ugly Dirty & Bad, The Head Of The Family. Writer
American Singer and Actress born 1912.Belonged to the Glenn Miller Orchestra.'Yankee Doodle Dandy','The Desert Song','Shine On Harvest Moon','Old Corral','The Big Shot','Make Your Own Bed','Escape in The Desert','Doughgirls','Spy Ship'
Actress - The Fighting Sullivans, The Dolly Sisters, The Purple Heart, Sentimental Journey, Dragonwyck, Talk About A Lady, Key Witness, Fuller Brush Man, Mark Of The Gorilla, Boston Blackie-, Joe Palooka-. The Old Gold, Lucky Strike & Chesterfield Girl
Actress - The Exorcist (Demon-voice of Regan), All The King's Men (Oscar win), Giant (Oscar nom.), Johnny Guitar, A Farewell To Arms, Touch Of Evil, Suddenly Last Summer, Cimarron, The Counterfeit Killer, many radio voices