🏆🏁🏊Lorraine Crapp -- is 81 in the year 2019 and 82 in the year 2020; b.10/1/1938 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Australian
Names/Places: RN: Lorraine Joyce Thurlow
🎵Herb Fame -- is 77 in the year 2019 and 78 in the year 2020; b.10/1/1942 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Soul Singer
Group Names: Peaches & Herb
🏆🏒Geraldine Heaney -- is 52 in the year 2019 and 53 in the year 2020; b.10/1/1967
Hall of Famer, Hockey Figure, Hockey Coach, Canadian, Irish
Misc: Defense; ice hockey head coach
🎵Jerry Martini -- is 76 in the year 2019 and 77 in the year 2020; b.10/1/1943
Hall of Famer, Saxophonist, Rhythm and Blues Musician
Group Names: Sly & the Family Stone, sessionist
🏆⚾John Schuerholz -- is 79 in the year 2019 and 80 in the year 2020; b.10/1/1940 N.S.
Hall of Famer, MLB General Manager
Sports Teams: Kansas City Royals (general manager 1981-1990), Atlanta Braves (general-manager 1990-2007, president 2007-present as of 2017)
🏆🏒Scott Young -- is 52 in the year 2019 and 53 in the year 2020; b.10/1/1967
Hall of Famer, NHL Right Wing, American
Sports Teams: Hartford Whalers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Quebec Nordiques, Colorado Avalanche, Anaheim Mighty Ducks, St. Louis Blues, Dallas Stars
✍⚖Rufus Choate -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/1/1799 N.S. d.7/13/1859 N.S. (59)
Hall of Famer, Orator, Congressperson, Senator, Lawyer
🎵Albert Collins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/1/1932 d.11/24/1993 (61)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Blues Singer
Names/Places: NN:The Master of the Telecaster (electric guitar)
🏆⚽Duncan Edwards -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/1/1936 d.2/21/1958 (21)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, English
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🎭🏆Herman Hickman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/1/1911 d.4/25/1958 (46)
Hall of Famer, TV Host, Sports Figure
Sports Teams: West Point (football coach), Yale (football coach)
⛪🎭Walter Matthau -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/1/1920 d.7/1/2000 (79)
Hall of Famer, Jewish, TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Movie Director
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RLN:Matuschanskayasky (Mat-Shoe-An-Shock-Vas-Key)
Movie Titles: The Fortune Cookie, Cactus Flower, The Odd Couple, Plaza Suite, Pete n Tillie, Earthquake, The Sunshine Boys, The Bad News Bears, House Calls, California Suite, Hopscotch, The Couch Trip, JFK, Goodyear, Philco, Alfred Hitchcock, Dennis the Menace movie, Grumpy Old Men I and II, I.Q., Grumpier Old Men, I'm Not Rappaport, Out to Sea, Odd Couple II
🏆🏒Muzz Murray -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/1/1891 N.S. d.2/13/1961 N.S. (69)
Hall of Famer, Hockey Player
Misc: played ca. 1918-1922
Sports Teams: Seattle Metropolitians, Calgary Tigers
🏆🎳John "Junior" Powell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/1/1924 d.9/22/2009 (84)
Hall of Famer, Bowler
🏆🏁🏊Yoshiyuki Tsuruta -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/1/1903 N.S. d.7/24/1986 N.S. (82)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Japanese
🏆⚾Walter Alston -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/1/1911 d.10/1/1984 (72)
Hall of Famer, MLB Manager, MLB Player
Misc: 2040 wins; led the Dodgers to 7 pennants and 4 World Series victories; Professional National League baseball manager whose career with the Los Angeles (formerly Brooklyn) Dodgers was the third longest for managers after Connie Mack and John McGraw.
Sports Teams: St. Louis Cardinals (1936), Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers (manager 1954-1976)
🎵Prentis Barnes -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/12/1925 d.10/1/2006 (81)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Moonglows
✍🏆🏁🏊Beulah Gundling -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/13/1916 N.S. d.10/1/2003 N.S. (87)
Hall of Famer, Author, Swimmer, American
Misc: was an Aquatic Artist
🎵🎸Al Jackson Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/27/1935 N.S. d.10/1/1975 N.S. (39)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Drummer
Misc: some say b. 1934
Group Names: Booker T. and the MGs
🏆🎳Harry Lippe -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/8/1911 d.10/1/1995 (83)
Hall of Famer, Bowler
Misc: his 36-year ABC Tournament average was 193.
⚖🏆⚾Larry MacPhail -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/3/1890 d.10/1/1975 (85)
Hall of Famer, Lawyer, MLB Executive
Sports Teams: served as an executive with several professional baseball teams, including the Cincinnati Reds, Brooklyn Dodgers and New York Yankees.
🎵🎸Bruce Palmer -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/9/1946 d.10/1/2004 O.S. (58)
Hall of Famer, Rock & Roll Bassist, Canadian
Group Names: Buffalo Springfield
🏆🥊Barbados Joe Walcott -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/13/1873 d.10/1/1935 (62)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, Barbados
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