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.
NBA Gaurd for San Antonio Spurs?Los Angeles Clippers?Miami Heat?Chicago Bulls?Seattle SuperSonics?Houston Rockets.
He is the son of Hall Of Fame?r Rick Barry.
He currently 2023 is the Vice President of the San Antonio Spurs
former college/NBA forward; played for Duke University, Grizzlies, Heat and Rockets; AP/Naismith CPOY 2001; 2X All-ACC; 2X All-American; McDonalds All-American; 2X NBA Champ; NCAA Champ 2001; Director of Basketball Analytics & Development Miami Heat
former college/NBA guard; played for University of Louisville, Warriors, Knicks, Hawks, SuperSonics and Cavs; #10 overall pick 1969 NBA Draft; 3X All-MVC; 1X NBA All-Star; member of Warriors 1975 NBA Championship team; coached at Howard, Nets, Morgan St
American Female Former Basketball Player - Guard- Sacramento Monarchs (1997-2004). Olympic 2 Gold Medal Winner - Atlanta (1996) And Sydney (2000). FIBA World Championship Gold Medal At Berlin (1998). World University Games Gold Medal At Sheffield (1991)
American Female Former Professional Basketball Player - Guard - Charlotte Sting (2006-2007), Indiana Fever (2008), EKA AEL Limassol in Cyprus (2007), B?nei Yehuda in Israel (2007), Lider Pruszkow in Poland (2009). Now A Basketball Coach
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
former college/ABA guard/forward; played for Arizona State University, Carolina Cougars, St. Louis/Atlanta Hawks, Spirits of St. Louis & Detroit Pistons; scored 12,619 combined NBA/ABA career points; All-star in ABA & NBA, 1964 Olympic gold medal team
Dexter Ryan Cambridge (born January 29, 1970) is a Bahamian professional basketball player. A 6'7' (2.01 m) and 224 lb (102 kg) forward, he had a brief career in the National Basketball Association in early 1993 when he played for the Dallas Mavericks.
American Female Former Basketball Player - Small Forward. 'Indiana Fever' (2002-2016), 'Chuncheon Woori Bank Hansae' (2003, 2006-2007), 'Spartak Moscow' (2005-2006), 'Lotos Gdynia' (2008-2009), 'Galatasaray' (2009-2011). Olympic Games 4 Gold Medals
NBA/ABA- He played for the Kentucky Colonels (1968-70), Denver Rockets (1970-71) and Indiana Pacers (1970-71 and 1971-72) in the ABA for 206 games. College- Western Kentucky U. Father of NBA star Rex Chapman. Member of Western Kentucky U. 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
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
Former college/NBA guard/forward; L.A. Lakers; coached NDBL Albuquerque Thunderbirds; current L.A. Sparks Head Coach; 5X NBA Champion; will become Women's basketball coach at USC following 2009 WNBA season
former college/NBA center; played for Oregon State University, Bullets, Suns, Celtics, Jazz, Lakers & 76ers; won gold medal in 1964 Summer Olympics; 2X NBA Champion; second team All-American 1964; #7 pick overall 1964 NBA Draft
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
former college/NBA shooting guard; played for McNeese State and Detroit Piston; Pistons GM from 2000-2014; 6X All - Star; 3X NBA Champion (2 player 1 executive); 4X NBA All - Defensive First Team; current Kings special advisor
former college/NBA forward/center; played for Northeast Missouri State, Knicks & Pistons; 7X All-Star; #1 pick overall 1948 NBA Draft; coached Hawks, Knicks & Southern Illinois University; NBA Coach of the Year 1963
former college/NBA/ABA player/coach; played for University of Kentucky, Hawks & Chaparrals; Head Coach of Chaparrals (ABA) from 1967-70; won college & pro championships; 2X All-American; member of Naismith Hall of Fame (1978); 6X All-Star
Retired sports broadcaster and professional Basketball player. Played for the St. Louis Hawks 1955-56 and Rochester Royals 1955-56. Did play-by-play of University of Dayton basketball from 1965 to 1981
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
former college/NBA forward/center; played for University of Washington, Pistons, Celtics, Bullets & Hawks; All-American; GM of SuperSonics from 1970-73; NCAA Player of the Year 1953; #2 pick overall 1953 NBA Draft
Knicks guard; played for Bucks, Celtics, Clippers, Nets, Suns, Kings, Heat & Bobcats; 1X NBA Champion; played collegiality at Arizona State University; married Mike Bibbys sister; once scored 61 points against University of California