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.
English actor, singer, and broadcaster (b. 1962). He made his West End debut in the original London production of 'Les Mis' and starred in 'The Phantom of the Opera' (1987). In 1989, he reached no. 2 in the UK Singles Chart with 'Love Changes Everything'
Composer (with Sheldon Harnick) - Fiorello! (Tony Award for Best Musical & Pulitzer Prize for Best Drama - 1959), Fiddler On The Roof, The Apple Tree, The Rothschilds, Tenderloin, Man In The Moon, She Loves Me
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
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
Comedian & Actor: Head of the Class, Billy, The Boondock Saints, Open Season, The Last Samurai, Muppet Treasure Island, Gulliver's Travels, Fido, Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, The X - Files - I Want to Believe, The Hobbit
American Broadway Actress and Singer born 1927.'The Music Man','Oklahoma','Carousel','The Gay Life','Hansel und Gretel','The King and I'.Songs->'Walt Disney Songs','Lyrics of Oscar Hammerstein','Sings Mostly Sondheim','The Grass Harp'
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
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
British Actor/Comedian: Vivian in The Young Ones, Eddie Hitler in Bottom & Guest House Paradiso, Percy 'Abra' Durant in TV's Holby City & Brendan Baxter in TV's Jonathan Creek; husband of Jennifer Saunders; music video for Kirsty MacColl's song 'Terry'
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
Lyricist Stage: (w/Frederic Loewe) My Fair Lady, Camelot, Gigi, Brigadoon, Paint Your Wagon (w/Burton Lane) On A Clear Day... (w/Andre Previn) Coco. Films: An American In Paris, Royal Wedding, The Little Prince, Tribute & previous stage productions
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 & Comedian: The Jerk, Father of the Bride, Saturday Night Live, Three Amigos, Planes Trains and Automobiles, Roxanne, The Pink Panther, Parenthood, The Man With Two Brains, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Little Shop of Horrors
English musical theatre and television actor, best known for winning the title role in the 2007 West End revival of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat through the BBC TV casting show Any Dream Will Do
Actor-Beverly Hills Cop 1-3,Dr.Doolittle 1-2,Coming to America,Nutty Professor 1-2,The Golden Child,Shrek 1-2,48 Hours,Another 48 Hours,Saturday Night Live,Daddy Day Care,The Haunted Mansion,Trading Places,Harlem Nights,Boomerang,I Spy,Metro,Life, Norbit
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
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
Insult Comedian/Actor: voice of Mr. Potato Head in Toy Story; Casino; Run Silent, Run Deep; Muscle Beach Party; Bikini Beach; Beach Blanket Bingo; Pajama Party; Kelly's Heroes; CPO Sharkey. Many Dean Martin roasts & 1 classic Twilight Zone episode
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
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
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
Comedian & Actor: Desperately Seeking Susan, Stars and Bars, Men of Respect, Reservoir Dogs, So I Married an Axe Murderer, Mad About You, Natural Born Killers, The Swan Princess, Canadian Bacon, The Larry Sanders Show, Loser, Son of the Mask
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