Guitarist (b: 1931) - Buddy Holly (w/The Crickets & solo), Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys, Waylon Jennings, Roy Orbison, Ronnie Smith. Producer - Willie Nelson, Bob Wills, Asleep At The Wheel's 1st 5 albums. Composer -'Guitar Twist' for The Ventures
Country Singer: 19 Top 10 Singles including / Money in the Bank, Seminole Wind, Straight Tequila Night, Black Sheep, Swingin', Wild & Blue, Bend it until it Breaks, I'm just an old chunk of coal, I've got it made
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.
American Country Singer born 1918.Songs-->'On Top of Old Smokey''Tennesse Waltz','Red River Valley','Across the Wide Missouri','Kentucky Waltz','Lonesome Road','Down in the Valley','The Cattle Call','You Dont Know Me','Bouquet of Roses'
American Actor,Producer and Country Singer born 1907.'Sleepless in Seattle','Oh Susanna','Yodelin Kid','Old Corral','Rancho Grande','Silver Canyon','Tears on My Pillow','Here Comes Santa Claus','Dixie Cannonball','My Blue Heaven'
Folk Singer/Songwriter - Woodstock Diamonds & Rust, The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down (The Band cover), There But For Fortune (Phil Ochs cover), Farewell Angelina, Joe Hill, Love Is Just a Four-Letter Word, We Shall Overcome (gospel). Activist
Country Music Singer/Songwriter - Hot Rod Lincoln, Divorce Me COD, Ten Little Bottles, The Daughter Of Jole Blon, So Round So Firm So Fully Packed, Love Song In 32 Bars, Sick Sober & Sorry, Oklahoma Waltz. Country Music HOF 1999
American Singer and Actor born 1934.Songs-->'Speedy Gonzales','Love Letters in Sand','I Almost Lost My Mind','Johnny Will','April Love','Kansas City','Moody River'.Films-->'Journey To Centre of Earth','April Love','Yellow Canary','Mardi Gras','State Fair'
American Male Country Singer And Actor -Music Duo Brooks & Dunn (1991-2010). Movie -'Ambush at Dark Canyon (2012), 'Born Wild'(2012), 'A Country Christmas'(2013), 'You're Gonna Miss Me'(2017), 'Home By Spring'(2018). TV Mini-Series -'To Appomattox'(2015)
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
Iconic guitarist, who played the themes of 'Bonanza' and 'The Magnificent Seven'. Worked with Elvis, Frank Sinatra, Buddy Holly, Tony Bennett, Bobby Darin, Barbara Streisand, Frankie Laine, Peggy Lee, Neil Sedaka a.o. Iwo Jima veteran
Johnny Cash's Son & 'Singer Song Writer?/ author of three children's books, 'Momma Loves Her Little Son', 'Daddy Loves His Little Girl', and his latest release, ?The Cat in the Rhinestone Suit.? He authored a biography on his mother, 'Anchored in Love'
American Country Singer,Writer and Actor born 1932.Songs-->'Ring of Fire','I Walk the Line','A Boy Named Sue','Honky Tonk Girl','Ghost Riders In the Sky','Understand You Man','Jackson','Oh Lonesome Me'
American Country Singer and Composer born 1933.Songs->'Yesterday When I Was Young','Hee Haw','Heart to Heart','Come Live With Me','Riders in The Sky','Honeymoon Feelings','Great Divide','Tips of My Fingers','If I Had To Do It All Over Again'
C&W Singer/Songwriter - Sally Was A Good Old Girl, I'd Fight The World, A Good Country Song. Some of his songs covered by other artists - A Little Bitty Tear, I Fall To Pieces, Make The World Go Away, Funny Way Of Laughin'
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
Published American folk singer & son of a Green Beret, He started singing in college before enlisting in Army in 1976. Continued performing throughout his service, & after retiring from active duty in 1990, began full-time musical career
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
Singer/songwriter; wrote and sang theme song of 'Mary Tyler Moore' show; played with Buddy Holly before The Crickets, joined them after Holly's death. Also wrote 'Destiny's Child', 'I Fought The Law', 'More Than I Can Say', 'Rock Around With Ollie Vee'
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
singer/songwriter, one of the Top 100 selling artists of all-time - I'm A Believer, Love On The Rocks, Heartlight, Kentucky Woman, Cherry, Cherry, Solitary Man, Red, Red Wine, Sweet Caroline, Cracklin' Rosie, America, Brooklyn Roads, September Morn
Singer/Songwriter; wrote and sang 'Seven Little Girls Sitting In The Backseat'; also (co-)wrote 'When', 'Roses Are Red' and four songs for Elvis ('I Gotta Know', 'Something Blue', 'Blue River', 'The Next Step Is Love')
C&W/Gospel Singer - 16 Tons, Davy Crockett, Mule Train, Shotgun Boogie, Blackberry Boogie, Mr. & Mississippi, I'll Never Be Free. TV - The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show, Hee-Haw. Actor - I Love Lucy (3 episodes). Country Music HOF
American country musician and songwriter born October 27, 1939 in Spiro, Oklahoma. Alley Oop, Elvira, Tell It Like It Is, There Goes My Everything, True Love Travels On A Gravel Road, Wearin' That Loved-On Look, Where Did They Go Lord