Tagged: World War II

Famous Veterans Birthdays – June 5th

Famous Veterans Birthdays – June 5th

Famous Veterans Celebrating Birthdays Today (June 5th): Famous Veterans Born June 5, 1925: Bill Hayes – Actor (Days of Our Lives) and recording artist (The Ballad of Davy Crockett) – (Navy Air Corps) –...

Famous Veterans Birthdays – July 27th

Famous Veterans Birthdays – July 27th

Famous Veterans Celebrating Birthdays Today (July 27th): Famous Veterans Born July 27, 1940: Gary Kurtz – Film Producer: Star Wars – (Marine Corps 1966-1969) Famous Veterans Born July 27, 1931: Jerry Van Dyke –...

Famous Veterans Birthdays – June 24th

Famous Veterans Birthdays – June 24th

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

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...