Tagged: Famous Veterans

James Earl Jones Birthday – Famous Veterans

Actor James Earl Jones (who turns 88 today) has acted in many movies and TV shows. Did you know he was also the voice of #DarthVader (Star Wars) and #Mufasa (Disney’s #TheLionKing)? Did you also know he’s on a long list of Famous Veterans? He was a pre-med major in college, he went on to serve in the United States… Read more

Happy Birthday Uncle Fester (Jackie Coogan) | Famous Veterans

Wishing Jackie Coogan a very happy angel birthday today.  Coogan (who was born on this day in 1914/died:3/1/1984) was an American actor and comedian who began his movie career as a child actor in silent films alongside such greats as Charlie Chaplin.  Later in life Coogan went on to star in movies and television.  He’s best know by many as… Read more

Happy Birthday Pat Sajak | Famous Veterans

Wishing Wheel of Fortune’s Pat Sajak a very happy birthday today.  Sajak (who was born on this day in 1946) also served in the US Army. Happy birthday!  And thank you for your service! FamousVeterans.com – see if your favorite celeb served!… Read more

Famous Veterans Birthdays – Senator John McCain

Birthdays Today (August 29th): (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});   Born August 29, 1936: Senator John McCain – Vietnam War POW, U.S. Senator from Arizona and American Hero – (Navy Aviator – Vietnam War) – Died: August 25, 2018 Born August 29, 1916: George Montgomery – Actor: Coney Island – (Army Air Corps) – Died: December 12, 2000 Born August… Read more

Famous Veterans Birthdays – Nancy Kulp | Donald O’Connor

Birthdays Today (August 28th): (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Born August 28, 1925: Donald O’Connor – Dancer, Actor: Francis the Talking Mule – (Army WWII) – Died: September 27, 2003 Born August 28, 1921: Nancy Kulp – Actress: Jane Hathaway on The Beverly Hillbillies – (Navy Reserve WWII) – Died: February 3, 1991… Read more

Famous Veterans Born on July 26th

Birthdays Today (July 26th): (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Born July 26, 1922: Blake Edwards – Producer/Director: Pink Panther – (Coast Guard WWII) – Died: December 15, 2010 Jason Robards – Actor: All The President’s Men – (Navy WWII was at Pearl Harbor) – Died: December 26, 2000 Hoyt Wilhelm – Major League Baseball Relief Pitcher: Old Sarge – (Army… Read more

Famous Veterans Born July 24th – Seinfeld’s Cosmo Kramer (Michael Richards)

Birthdays Today (July 24th): Born July 24, 1949: Michael Richards – Comedian, Actor: Cosmo Kramer on Seinfeld – (He was drafted into the United States Army in 1970. He trained as a medic and was stationed in West Germany. After being honorably discharged he used the benefits of the G.I. Bill to enroll in the California Institute of the Arts,… Read more