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.
former college/NFL wide receiver; played for SMU & Baltimore Colts; coached New England Patriots 1984-89; 2X NFL Champion; member of Pro Football Hall of Fame; 6X Pro Bowler; NFLs 1950's All-Decade Team
American Male Football Player - Wide Receiver - 'Green Bay Packers' (2011), 'Tampa Bay Buccaneers' (2012), 'Tennessee Titans' (2012?2013, 'San Jose SaberCats' (2015), 'Spokane Empire' (2016), 'Los Angeles KISS' (2016), 'Arizona Rattlers' (2017-present)
Dana Brinson (born April 10, 1965 in Valdosta, Georgia) is a former professional American football wide receiver. He was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the eighth round of the 1989 NFL Draft. He played college football at Nebraska.
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
Born August 6, 1965 in Brooklyn, New York is a former professional American football wide receiver in the National Football League. He played for the New Orleans Saints (1987-1988), the Detroit Lions (1989-1991), Miami Dolphins (1992)
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
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
former college/NFL wide receiver; played for Florida State University & Cincinnati Bengals; graduate assistant coach for Florida State University; current Georgia Southern University assistant/wide receivers coach
former college/NFL/WFL wide receiver/kick returner; played for South Carolina State University, Bears, Vikings, Cardinals, Saints, Falcons & Chicago Winds; 4X Pro Bowler; scored first TD in Saints franchise history; played in two Super Bowls
former college/NFL wide receiver/ Olympic Sprinter; played football for Denver Broncos & Oakland Raiders;member of the U.S. Track & Field Team 1984 L.A. Olympic Games, winning gold in the 4 x 100-meter relay and silver in the 100-meter sprint