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  • Jack Lohrke: Born: 1924-02-25 - Died: 2009-04-29
    Lohrke was a third basemen in Major League Baseball (MLB) spending his playing days with two separate teams, the New York Giants and the Philadelphia Phillies. Lohrke was given the nickname “Lucky” because 1.) it resembled his last name, and 2.) he had averted two potentially fatal transit accidents. During his career his appeared in […]
    Sydney Yallen: Born: 1924-01-01 - Died: 2009-02-17
    Yallen was the founder of Inter/Media Advertising, which later became the Inter/Media Group of Companies, a $450 million media organization. Some of Inter/Media group’s clients included Sanyo, Discover Card, Clorox Brands, Black & Decker, Glad and numerous other companies. Yallen’s company is credited with being at the forefront of the direct-response advertising industry.
    Claude Berri: Born: 1934-07-01 - Died: 2009-01-12
    Berri was a French screenwriter, producer, and director. He won the Best Film BAFTA for Jean de Florette in 1986. He’s also been nominated around 12 for César Awards, but never won. In 1966 he won the Best Short Film Academy Award for Le Poulet. He was also producer on Roman Polanski’s Tess, which was […]
    Jack Narz: Born: 1922-11-13 - Died: 2008-10-15
    Narz was a game show host and television announcer. He worked on shows such as Place The Face, Dotto, Top Dollar, The Price Is Right, Seven Keys, Beat the Clcok, Concentration, Now Your See It, and Card Sharks. In May 2007, Narz was awarded the Diamond Circle Award by the Pacific Pioneer Broadcasters at a […]
    Isaac Hayes: Born: 1942-08-20 - Died: 2008-08-10
    Hayes was a multi-talented funk and soul musician, record producer, composer, arranger, songwriter, and actor. He is best known for his theme song for the film Shaft and the voice actor for the character Chef on South Park. Hayes was raised in Covington, Tennessee by his grandparents. He started singing at the age of five […]
    Aaron Spelling: Born: 1923-04-22 - Died: 2006-05-23
    Aaron Spelling was not only the father to famous Beverly Hills 90210 actress Tori Spelling, but he was the most prolific television producer of all time counting 218 producer (including executive producer) credits on his resume. Among the shows he is responsible for are: Dynasty, Beverly Hills 90210, Charmed, 7th Heaven, Melrose Place, Starsky and […]
    Raul Julia: Born: 1940-03-09 - Died: 1994-10-24
    Raúl Rafael Juliá y Arcelay (more commonly known as Raul Julia) was a Puerto Rican Actor who appeared in a number of American films. Notable films included Tequila Sunrise, Presumed Innocent, Kiss of the Spiderwoman, Mack the Knife, the Adams Family, and Addams Family values. His last film before the aforementioned Down Came the Blackbird, […]
    Richard Milhous Nixon: Born: 1913-01-09 - Died: 1994-04-22
    37th President of the United States (1969-74). The Watergate scandal happened under his administration.
    Winston Churchill: Born: 1874-11-30 - Died: 1965-01-24
    He was the most famous Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in the 20ths century and led England in the II World War.
    Woodrow Wilson: Born: 1856-12-28 - Died: 1924-02-03
    Woodrow Wilson was the 28th President  of the United States of America. He held office from 1913 – 1921 taking the place of William Howard Taft, and was succeeded by Warren G. Harding. Wilson was a Democrat and had also been the Governor of New Jersey . As president, he led a Democratic Congress to […]