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Famous Veterans Birthday: M*A*S*H’s Mike Farrell

M*A*S*H brought us many laughs from some great actors… several who served in the armed forces in real life including Mike Farrell who played B.J. Hunnicutt and also celebrates his 80th birthday today! Happy Birthday, Mike. Thanks for the laughs… and especially thank you for serving in the U.S. Marine Corps – another on a long list of FamousVeterans.com #famousveterans… Read more

Famous Veterans Birthday: M*A*S*H’s Mike Farrell

M*A*S*H brought us many laughs from some great actors… several who served in the armed forces in real life including Mike Farrell who played B.J. Hunnicutt and also celebrates his 80th birthday today! Happy Birthday, Mike. Thanks for the laughs… and especially thank you for serving in the U.S. Marine Corps – another on a long list of FamousVeterans.com #famousveterans… Read more

Famous Veterans: List of Presidents Who Served

 George Washington set an important precedent by entering the Presidency as a civilian By Hans Petersen, VA Staff Writer A majority of America’s presidents came to office as Veterans. Twenty-six of our 45 Presidents served in the military. Presidential Veterans often coincided with America’s military engagements. Until World War II, a majority of our presidents had served in the Army.… Read more

Famous Veterans Birthday: M*A*S*H’s Mike Farrell

M*A*S*H brought us many laughs from some great actors… several who served in the armed forces in real life including Mike Farrell who played B.J. Hunnicutt and also celebrates his 80th birthday today! Happy Birthday, Mike. Thanks for the laughs… and especially thank you for serving in the U.S. Marine Corps – another on a long list of FamousVeterans.com #famousveterans… Read more

Famous Veterans Birthday: M*A*S*H’s Mike Farrell

M*A*S*H brought us many laughs from some great actors… several who served in the armed forces in real life including Mike Farrell who played B.J. Hunnicutt and also celebrates his 80th birthday today! Happy Birthday, Mike. Thanks for the laughs… and especially thank you for serving in the U.S. Marine Corps – another on a long list of FamousVeterans.com #famousveterans… Read more
What do Don Knotts, Buddy Hackett and Dean Jones all have in common?

What do Don Knotts, Buddy Hackett and Dean Jones all have in common?

Besides being famous actors and comedians and staring in the Herbie The Love Bug movies together, what is something patriotic that Don Knotts, Buddy Hackett and Dean Jones all have in common? Did you know all 3 are military veterans and are on a list of FamousVeterans.com? Don Knotts served in the United States Army from June 21, 1943 to… Read more

Remembering Chief David Bald Eagle – WWII 82nd Airborne Veteran – An Extraordinary Life

David Bald Eagle’s life’s story reads like a chapter from the real-life version of the most interesting man in the world! From his role in the Oscar-winning movie Dances with Wolves to dancing with the legendary Marilyn Monroe; from playing semi-professional baseball in Minnesota to being a professional rodeo rider, Bald Eagle lived a life that would be extraordinary by… Read more