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.
Pop Singer (of the British Invasion duo, Peter & Gordon) - A World Without Love, Nobody I Know, I Don't Want To See You Again, I Go To Pieces, True Love Ways, Woman, Lady Godiva, Knight In Rusty Armour. Producer/Manager - Linda Ronstadt, James Taylor
Welsh Singer - 3 James Bond Themes: Goldfinger, Diamonds Are Forever, Moonraker. As Long As He Needs Me, Reach For The Stars, Climb Ev'ry Mountain, Big Spender, Let's Face The Music, What Now My Love, Something, For All We Know, Never Never Never
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
Singer - Mona Lisa, Nature Boy, The Christmas Song, Unforgettable, Rambling Rose, Those Lazy-Hazy-Crazy Days Of Summer, That Sunday, That Summer, A Blossom Fell, Darling Je Vous Aime Beaucoup, Pretend, For Sentimental Reasons, Straighten Up & Fly Righ
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
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
Singer - Oh My Pa-Pa, Any Time, Heart, Lady Of Spain, Maybe, Wish You Were Here, I'm Walking Behind You, Count Your Blessings, Tell Me Why, I Need You Now, Even Now, Dungaree Doll. Married to Debbie Reynolds & Eliz. Taylor. Father of Carrie Fisher
Italian-American Singer: b. 1938. Songs --> 'Who's Sorry Now', 'Among My Souvenirs', 'Everybodys Somebodys Fool', 'Lipstick on Your Collar', 'Second Hand Love', 'Jealous Heart', 'Somewhere My Love', 'Breakin in a Brand New Broken Heart', 'Valentino'
Legendary Grammy and Emmy winning singer alongside husband Steve Lawrence. Also made many Latin albums which are very popular. Host of 'The Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gorme Show' (t.v., 1958), and series regular The Tonight Show (t.v., 1954-57)
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 Singer,Broadway and Movie Actress born 1917.'Boogie Woogie Dream','Till Clouds Roll By','Stormy Weather','Cabin in the Sky','Panama Hattie','Swing Fever','Words and Music','Ziegfeld Follies','Death of a Gunfighter'
American Actor/Singer - Films: The Jazz Singer, Sonny Boy, Mammy, The Singing Fool, Big Boy, Wonder Bar, The Singing Kid, Rose Of Washington Square. Nicknamed 'The World's Greatest Entertainer'. Comedian
American pop singer/songwriter best known for his 1958 million selling record 'Here Comes Summer' (#14 Billboard, #1 UK). Also wrote the English lyrics of 'A Man and a Woman', 'Almost There' for Andy Williams, 'Turn - Down Day,' a hit for The Cyrkle
American jazz singer and actress born 1930.Mama Corleone in'The Godfather'movies,'A Brooklyn State of Mind','The Dean Martin Comedy Hour'.Songs-->'Walk On By','A Taste of Honey','When the World was Young','Easy Living'
Pop Singer - That Lucky Old Sun, Mule Train, High Noon (Do Not Forsake Me), I Believe, Moonlight Gambler, The Cry Of The Wild Goose, That's My Desire, Jezebel, Jealousy, Shine, Hey Good Lookin', Tell Me A Story, Hey Joe!, Granada, You Gave Me A Mountain
Singer & Actor: The Blues Brothers, The Lonely Guy, Hardcastle & McCormick, The Nanny, The Contract, The Yards, Ocean's Eleven, The Christmas Pageant // Host: The Steve Lawrence - Eydie Gorme Show, The Carol Burnett Show, The Tonight Show
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
Singer/Jazz Guitarist - Tip-Toe Thru The Tulips, Picking The Guitar, Teasing The Frets. 'Grandfather of the Jazz Guitar'. 'The Crooning Troubador'. Sold over 84 million records. Gibson Guitar Co. named the 'Nick Lucas Special' guitar after him in 1923
American Actor and 'Rat-Pack' Singer born 1917.'Rio Bravo','Scared Stiff',Stooges','Thats Amore','Everybody Loves Somebody','Young Lions','Career'4 for Texas','Robin and 7 Hoods','Kiss Me Stupid','Silencers','Bandolero','Airport'
American Singer,Actor and Composer born: 12/25/1912.married with Actress Cyd Charisse.'Casbah','O Sole Mio','Music in My Heart','Till the Clouds Roll By','Two Tickets to Broadway','Here Come The Girls','Ziegfeld Girl'
Pop Singer/Crooner - Spanish Eyes, I Love You Because, Painted Tainted Rose, I Love You More & More Every Day, To The Door Of The Sun, Living A Lie, Here In My Heart, Silver Bells. Actor - The Godfather 1 & 3 (as Johnny Fontane)
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
Pop Singer - The Tennessee Waltz, Allegheny Moon, Old Cape Cod, All My Love, The Doggie In The Window, Let Me Go Lover, I Went To Your Wedding, Changing Partners, Cross Over The Bridge, Detour, Hush Hush Sweet Charlotte, Left Right Out Of Your Heart
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
Singer - Honeycomb, Kisses Sweeter Than Wine, Secretly, Oh-Oh I'm Falling In Love Again, Are You Really Mine?, Bimbombey, Make Me A Miracle, Ring-A-Ling-A-Lario, Tucumcari, TLC Tender Love & Care, Waltzing Matilda, It's Over, Child Of Clay
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
Pop Singer - You Belong To Me, Candy, Shrimp Boats, Jambalaya, Feudin' & Fightin', Hambone, A-Round The Corner, Make Love To Me, Suddenly There's A Valley, Some Enchanted Evening, No Other Love, If, Keep It A Secret, It's Almost Tomorrow
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
Singer/Actress - Funny Girl, Hello Dolly, Meet The Fockers, The Owl & The Pussycat, What's Up Doc?, The Way We Were, Funny Lady, On a Clear Day U Can See Forever, A Star is Born, The Main Event, The Mirror Has 2 Faces,The Prince of Tides, All Night Long
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
'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