WWII: Pearl Harbor survivor, 7 December 1941. Marine Platoon Sergeant aboard the USS Tennessee, he got wounded while trying to keep the Tennessee safe from the burning oil coming from the Arizona. Also in Korea as one of the 'Chosin Few'
Actress born 1918, was married to actor Steve Cochran. 'Assassin of Youth', 'Death Rides Range', 'Down Mexico Way', 'Remember Pearl Harbor', 'The Party', 'Heart of Rio Grande', 'Cowboy Serenade', 'Ghost Town Riders', 'Sierra Sue', 'Breakfast at Tiffany's'
Actor: Faces, Shadows, Minnie & Moskowitz, Killing of a Chinese Bookie, Valentino, Convoy, Tin Men, Dick Tracy, Indecent Proposal, Rushmore, Staten Island, Beer League, The Crew, JukeBox Racket, Chasers, Stealing Harvard, Booster
WWII - Medic 82nd AB, 505th PIR made four combat jumps (Sicily, Italy, D-Day LaFiere Bridge, Holland), participated in six battle campaigns in the European Theatre of Operations. Bronze Star, Purple Heart
WWII Veteran, mortar man in K-Company, 3rd Battalion, 5th Marines, 1st Marine Division, the famous K-3-5 of HBO's The Pacific series. Bronze star recipient; fought in Peleliu and Okinawa. Wrote Islands Of The Damned with William Marvel
British condensed-matter physicist. 2016 Nobel Prize for physics along with F. Duncan M. Haldane and J. Michael Kosterlitz for theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter
Georgia centenarian, born 1911. Born in Oklahoma and a Dust Bowl survivor. Believed to be the US' oldest living Eagle Scout. Army Captain in WWII, commanded 4416th Quartermaster Company.in Europe and on their way to the Pacific when the war ended
America Former Baseball Player And Coach -Pitcher -f ' San Diego Padres'(1983-89), 'Minnesota Twins'(1989) And 'The San Francisco Giants'(1990). Coach - 'Kinston Indians'(1993?2004), 'Canton?Akron Indians'(1995), 'San Diego Padres'(1997?2003) plus 2 more
Country music/rockabilly singer/songwriter and music entrepreneur who often sang on the Louisiana Hayride in the 1960's. She married Alton Warwick and moved to Shreveport Louisiana in the early 80's. She had her own label RAM records
Actor: Thunderbirds, four Bond films, Star Wars, Doctor Who, Lipstick on Your Collar, Joe 90, Space 1999, A Kiss Before Dying, Dr.Strangelove, Ghandi, Superman 2, Batman Begins, A Kiss Before Dying, UFO
WWII: Survivor of the failed Operation Jubilee ('Dieppe Raid') on 19 August 1942, when 60% of the mostly Canadian landing force were either killed, wounded or captured. Canada's oldest and longest-serving officer
American Actress born 1926.'Suddenly','Some Came Running','Comanche Station','Nevada','World Without End','This Land is Mine','Atomic City','Torch Song','Magnificent Roughnecks','The Great Gildersleeve'
Writer & Director: The Invaders, Columbo, Scream Baby Scream, It's Alive, Full Moon High, I the Jury, Q, The Stuff, Maniac Cop, The Ambulance, Body Snatchers, Guilty as Sin, Uncle Sam, Phone Booth, Cellular, Message Deleted
former major/negro league third baseman/outfielder; played for Reds, Cardinals, Phillies & Indianapolis Clowns; played baseball & basketball at Toledo University; college basketball All-American; Reds' first African-American player; former MLB Scout
Singer and songwriter who was the founder of the Juvenaires who became Danny & The Juniors; he was their first tenor. He co-wrote 'At The Hop', and wrote the Rock'n'Roll anthem 'Rock'n'Roll Is Here To Stay'
Am. Actor (b: 1925) - Stalag 17, The Blue Gardenia, Objective Burma, Tora! Tora! Tora!, Danger Signal, Cry Danger, The Men, Jumping Jacks, The Stooge, Francis In The Navy, Namu-Killer Whale, Where's Raymond?, Tab Hunter Show, Community, Twilight Zone (1)
WWII vet, born 1913. Served in the Philippines and Australia. In his life, saw Lou Gehrig's farewell speech, and met Martin Luther King Jr and Mother Teresa. At 24, drove himself to see a famous airship land, and ended up witnessing the Hindenburg explode
Actor: Days Of Our Lives, Santa Barbara, Port Charles, General Hospital, Lassie, Beverly Hills 90210, The Bay, Love American Style, Love Of Life, The Secret Storm, Adam-12, The Photographer, Ice Station Zebra, Body Count, Zero Tolerance
Is an Ivorian novelist, playwright, poet, and administrator. Among many other senior positions, starting in 1957, he held the post of Minister of Culture in the government of Côte d'Ivoire from 1977-86
former college/NFL/USFL defensive end; played for North Texas State University, Raiders, 49ers & Oakland Invaders; 2X Pro Bowler; #9 pick overall 1970 NFL Draft; all-time sack leader for 49ers franchise; member of Raiders Super Bowl XV championship team