Tagged: World War II

Famous Veterans Birthdays – June 24th

Famous Veterans Birthdays – June 24th

Birthdays Today (June 24th): Born June 24, 1895: Jack Dempsey – Boxer: Heavyweight Champion – (Coast Guard Reserve) – Died: May 31, 1983 When the United States entered World War II, Dempsey joined the...

Remembering Kirk Douglas – Hollywood Icon and Navy WWII Veteran

Remembering Kirk Douglas – Hollywood Icon and Navy WWII Veteran

(source: Wikipedia) Kirk Douglas (born Issur Danielovitch; December 9, 1916 – February 5, 2020) was an American actor, producer, director, philanthropist and author. After an impoverished childhood with immigrant parents and six sisters, he...