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Cesar E. Chavez MP (1927 - 1993)

Cesar Chavez (born César Estrada Chávez ; March 31, 1927 – April 23, 1993) was an American labor leader and civil rights activist who, with Dolores Huerta, co-founded the National Farm Workers Associat...

11/15/2007 6/13/2021

Harrison Ford MP

United States

Best known for his performances as Han Solo in the original Star Wars trilogy and as the title character of the Indiana Jones film series, Harrison Ford is one of the industry's most bankable stars. Fo...

3/8/2009 7/1/2017

Alvis Edgar "Buck" Owens Jr. MP (1929 - 2006)

"Buck"

Ancestry of Buck Owens: (5/20/2010) FindAGrave.com Profile:

4/9/2009 7/1/2017

Ronald W. Reagan, 40th President of the USA MP (1911 - 2004)

"Ron", "Ronnie", "Dutch"

The image above is Ronald Reagan's official White House portrait. It is the image he liked. Please leave it a there. Thank you. Walter G. Ashworth, cousin. 40th President of the United States. Histor...

6/26/2007 6/30/2017

Walt Disney MP (1901 - 1966)

"Micky Mouse's Father", "Walt"

Walter Elias Disney was a multiple Academy Award-winning American film producer, director, screenwriter, voice actor, animator, entrepreneur and philanthropist. As the co-founder (with his brother Roy ...

4/24/2007 6/30/2017

Amelia Earhart MP (1897 - c.1937)

From Wikipedia : Amelia Earhart was a noted aviation pioneer. Hilary Swank portrays her in the movie Amelia released October 23, 2009. Amelia Mary Earhart born July 24, 1897; missing July 2, 1937; ...

7/8/2007 6/30/2017

Clint Eastwood MP

"Clint"

San Franciso, California, United States

Clinton "Clint" Eastwood, Jr. (born May 31, 1930) is an American film actor, director, producer, composer, and politician. Eastwood first came to prominence as a supporting cast member in the TV seri...

1/9/2008 6/30/2017

Frank Gehry MP

"Franklin"

California, United States

Frank Owen Gehry , CC FAIA (born Frank Owen Goldberg ; February 28, 1929) is a Canadian-born American architect, residing in Los Angeles. A number of his buildings, including his private residence, h...

12/13/2008 6/30/2017

Billie Jean King MP

"Wilhelmi J Moffitt King"

Billie Jean King is best known for her long and successful tennis career and as an advocate for sexual equality. Billie Jean King was born November 22, 1943 in Long Beach, California. Billie Jean beg...

9/25/2014 6/30/2017

John Muir MP (1838 - 1914)

John Muir From John Muir was one of the most influential environmentalists in America, if not the world. His writings and activism inspired a generation of conservationists -- from presidents to Bo...

4/20/2012 6/30/2017

Sally Ride MP (1951 - 2012)

Sally Kristen Ride (May 26, 1951 – July 23, 2012) was an American physicist and a former NASA astronaut. Ride joined NASA in 1978, and in 1983 became the first American woman to enter space. On her fir...

7/23/2012 6/30/2017

William Randolph Hearst MP (1863 - 1951)

William Randolph Hearst - From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from New York's 11th district In office March 4, 1903 – March 3, 1907 Preceded by William ...

7/4/2008 6/30/2017

Lucile Packard (1914 - 1987)

Lucile Packard (1914–1987) and her husband, David (1912–1996), co-founder of Hewlett Packard Company, were dedicated to children and were the driving force behind the development of Lucile Packard Chil...

6/25/2011 6/30/2017

David Packard MP (1912 - 1996)

David Packard (September 7, 1912 – March 26, 1996) was a co-founder of Hewlett-Packard (1939), serving as president (1947–1964), CEO (1964–1968), and Chairman of the Board (1964–1968, 1972–1993). He ...

6/25/2011 6/30/2017

Ansel Easton Adams MP (1902 - 1984)

Ansel Easton Adams was an American photographer and environmentalist, best known for his black-and-white photographs of the American West, especially in Yosemite National Park. One of his most famous p...

2/24/2009 6/30/2017

Milton Berle MP (1908 - 2002)

Milton Berle (born Mendel Berlinger; July 12, 1908 – March 27, 2002) was an American comedian and actor. As the host of NBC's Texaco Star Theater (1948–55), he was the first major American televisi...

9/30/2008 6/30/2017

Willie Howard Mays, Jr. (born May 6, 1931), nicknamed "The Say Hey Kid", is an American former Major League Baseball (MLB) center fielder who spent almost all of his 22-season career playing for the ...

10/17/2016 6/30/2017

Robert Mondavi MP (1913 - 2008)

Vintner. An icon in the wine industry, after helping his family build a successful winery in California, formerly the Charles Krug vineyard, he was ousted by his brother in 1965. The following year a...

6/27/2011 6/30/2017

Rita Moreno MP

Alameda, CA, United States

Rita Moreno (born December 11, 1931) is a Puerto Rican singer, dancer and actress. She is the first and only Hispanic female and one of ten performers who have won an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a To...

11/7/2009 6/30/2017

Jackie Robinson MP (1919 - 1972)

"Jackie Robinson"

Jackie Robinson was the first black Major League Baseball (MLB) player of the modern era. Robinson broke the baseball color line when he debuted with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947. As the first black ma...

4/14/2011 6/30/2017

Dr. Jonas Salk MP (1914 - 1995)

Jonas Edward Salk (October 28, 1914 – June 23, 1995) was an American medical researcher and virologist, best known for his discovery and development of the first safe and effective polio vaccine. He ...

10/30/2011 6/30/2017

John Ernst Steinbeck, Jr. MP (1902 - 1968)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... John Ernst Steinbeck, Jr .(February 27, 1902 – December 20, 1968) was an American writer. He wrote the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Grapes of Wrath (1939) and...

4/8/2008 6/30/2017

Elizabeth Taylor MP (1932 - 2011)

"Liz", "Kitten", "La Liz"

Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor DBE (February 27, 1932 – March 23, 2011) was an English-American actress, businesswoman, and humanitarian. She began her career as a child actress in the early 1940s, and...

11/3/2008 6/30/2017

Earl Warren (March 19, 1891 – July 9, 1974) was the 14th Chief Justice of the United States and the only person elected Governor of California three times. Excerpt from Wikipedia Before holding the...

9/22/2010 6/30/2017

John Wayne MP (1907 - 1979)

"Marion Mitchell", "John Wayne", "The Duke", "מיטשל Mitchell"

Find a Grave John Wayne (born Marion Robert Morrison), nicknamed "Duke", was a legendary Hollywood actor who played a key role in establishing and popularizing the western genre in American cinema. H...

6/16/2007 6/30/2017

Tiger Woods MP

Orlando, FL, United States

American golfer Tiger Woods is the youngest man ever, and the first man of color, to win the Masters Tournament of golf. Born Eldrick Tont Woods in Cypress, California. He is the only child of Earl a...

4/18/2009 6/30/2017

Dave Brubeck MP (1920 - 2012)

"Dave"

Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia David Warren "Dave" Brubeck (born December 6, 1920 - died December 5, 2012) was an American jazz pianist. He has written a number of jazz standards, including "In You...

12/7/2007 6/30/2017

Jane Fonda MP

"Jayne"

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Jane Fonda (born December 21, 1937) is an American actress, writer, political activist, former fashion model, and fitness guru. She rose to fame in the 1960s with films such as Barbarella and Cat Bal...

1/24/2007 6/30/2017

Robert Graham, Jr. (1938 - 2008)

Robert Graham (August 19, 1938 – December 27, 2008) was a sculptor based in the state of California in the United States. His monumental bronzes commemorate the human figure, and are featured in publ...

7/3/2007 6/30/2017

Quincy Jones MP

"Q"

Quincy Delight Jones Jr. (born March 14, 1933), also known as " Q ", is an American record producer, musician, composer, and film producer. His career spans six decades in the entertainment industry,...

1/5/2011 6/30/2017

Jack LaLanne (1914 - 2011)

Francois Henri "Jack" LaLanne (September 26, 1914 – January 23, 2011) was an American fitness, exercise, and nutritional expert and motivational speaker who is sometimes called "the godfather of fitn...

10/25/2014 6/30/2017

Dorothea Lange (1895 - 1965)

"Dorothea Lange"

Dorothea Lange (May 26, 1895 – October 11, 1965) was an influential American documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her Depression-era work for the Farm Security Administration ...

2/23/2012 6/30/2017

Julia Morgan MP (1872 - 1957)

Julia Morgan (January 20, 1872 – February 2, 1957) was an American architect in California. She designed more than 700 buildings in California during a long and prolific career. She is best known for...

11/26/2013 6/30/2017

Jack Nicholson MP

"Jack Nicholson", "Jack"

John Joseph "Jack" Nicholson (born April 22, 1937) is an American actor, film director, producer, and writer. Throughout his career, Jack Nicholson has portrayed unique and challenging roles, many of...

4/22/2007 6/30/2017

Linus Carl Pauling (February 28, 1901 – August 19, 1994) was an American chemist, biochemist, peace activist, author and educator. He was one of the most influential chemists in history and ranks among...

7/27/2009 6/30/2017

Gov. Amasa Leland Stanford MP (1824 - 1893)

"Leland Stanford"

Amasa Leland Stanford (March 9, 1824 – June 21, 1893) was an American tycoon, robber baron, industrialist, politician, Governor of California, and founder of Stanford University. He was one of the Big ...

1/31/2009 6/30/2017

Carol Creighton Burnett (born April 26, 1933) is an American actress, comedian, singer and writer, whose career spans seven decades of television. She is best known for her TV variety show, The Carol B...

3/16/2012 6/30/2017

Hiram Warren Johnson (September 2, 1866 – August 6, 1945) was a leading American progressive and later isolationist politician from California; he served as the 23rd governor from 1911 to 1917, and...

3/26/2013 6/30/2017

Henry J. Kaiser MP (1882 - 1967)

Henry John Kaiser (May 9, 1882 – August 24, 1967) was an American industrialist who became known as the father of modern American shipbuilding. He established the Kaiser Shipyard which built Liberty ...

10/18/2013 6/30/2017

Joan Beverly Kroc (1928 - 2003)

Joan Beverly Kroc (née Mansfield; August 27, 1928 – October 12, 2003) was the third wife of McDonald's CEO Ray Kroc and a philanthropist. Early life Kroc was born on August 27, 1928 in West St. P...

11/26/2013 6/30/2017

George Lucas MP

Marin County, California, United States

Wikipedia: George Walton Lucas, Jr. (born May 14, 1944 ) is an American film producer, screenwriter, director and founder/chairman of Lucasfilm Ltd. He is best known for being the creator of the scie...

9/29/2010 6/30/2017

Danielle Steel MP

"Danielle Steel"

Books Danielle Fernande Dominique Schuelein-Steel (born August 14, 1947, New York City) better known as Danielle Steel, is an American romantic novelist and author of mainstream dramas. Best known fo...

12/28/2010 6/30/2017

Joseph Edwin Weider MP (1920 - 2013)

"Joe"

Josef Edwin "Joe" Weider /wiːdər/ (November 29, 1920 – March 23, 2013) was a Canadian bodybuilder and entrepreneur who co-founded the International Federation of BodyBuilders (IFBB) alongside his broth...

11/30/2014 6/30/2017

Maj. General Charles "Chuck" Yeager (USAF) MP (1923 - 2020)

""Chuck""

Charles Elwood "Chuck" Yeager /ˈjeɪɡər/ (born February 13, 1923) is a retired major general in the United States Air Force and noted test pilot. He was the first pilot to travel faster than sound (19...

9/11/2008 6/30/2017

Pat Brown, Governor MP (1905 - 1996)

Click here to view the Wikipedia page for Pat Brown . Edmund Gerald “Pat” Brown, Sr . (April 21, 1905 – February 16, 1996) was the 32nd governor of California from 1959 to 1967 and the father of 34th...

9/11/2012 6/30/2017

James Cameron MP

"Jim", "Iron Jim"

Malibu, Los Angeles County, California, United States

The top-tiered action director of his generation, James Cameron reshaped 1980s and '90s Hollywood with a string of lucrative multimillion-dollar films remarkable for their marriage of technical wizardr...

6/24/2007 6/30/2017

A.P. Giannini (1870 - 1949)

Amadeo Pietro Giannini, also known as Amadeo Peter Giannini or A.P. Giannini (May 6, 1870 – June 3, 1949) was an American banker who founded the Bank of America. Giannini is credited as the inventor ...

2/6/2008 6/30/2017

Merle Haggard MP (1937 - 2016)

"The Hag"

Merle Ronald Haggard (born April 6, 1937) is an American country music singer, guitarist, fiddler, instrumentalist, and songwriter. Along with Buck Owens, Haggard and his band The Strangers helped crea...

1/2/2008 6/30/2017

George Pratt Shultz (/ʃʊlts/; December 13, 1920 – February 6, 2021) was an American economist, statesman, and businessman. He served in various positions under three different Republican presidents a...

5/6/2007 6/30/2017

Carlos Santana MP

Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, United States

Carlos Alberto Santana Barragán (born July 20, 1947) is a Mexican-American rock guitarist. Santana became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band, Santana, which pioneered rock, salsa an...

11/17/2011 6/30/2017

Levi Strauss MP (1829 - 1902)

"Löb", "Levi Strauss & Co."

Levi Strauss (born Löb Strauß; February 26, 1829 – September 26,1902) was a German-Jewish immigrant to the United States who founded the first company to manufacture blue jeans. His firm, Levi Strauss ...

2/23/2009 6/29/2017

She is an American singer, actress, director and songwriter. She has won two Academy Awards, nine Grammy Awards, four Emmy Awards, a Special Tony Award, an American Film Institute award, and a Peabody ...

2/10/2009 6/29/2017

Betty White MP

"Betty Allen", "Barker"

Betty Marion White Ludden (born January 17, 1922), better known as Betty White, is an American actress, comedienne, singer, author, and television personality. With a career spanning over seven decades...

1/11/2012 6/29/2017

Serena Jameka Williams (born September 26, 1981) is an American professional tennis player. The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) ranked her world No. 1 in singles on eight separate occasions between ...

9/13/2014 6/29/2017

Buzz Aldrin MP

United States

Astronaut. Born 1930-01-20 in Montclair, New Jersey, USA. [1] Lived 1930 in Montclair, Essex, New Jersey, USA. [2] Lived 1969-07-20 in The Moon, Space. NAME: Buzz Aldrin, Ph.D. (Colonel, US...

1/8/2008 6/29/2017

Michael Edward "Mike" Love (born March 15, 1941) is an American singer/songwriter and musician with The Beach Boys. He was in the band along with his cousins Brian, Carl, and Dennis Wilson, and their...

7/29/2008 6/29/2017

Dennis Wilson MP (1944 - 1983)

Dennis Carl Wilson (December 4, 1944 – December 28, 1983) was an American rock and roll musician best known as a founding member and the drummer of The Beach Boys. He was a member of the group from i...

1/7/2010 6/29/2017

Carl Wilson MP (1946 - 1998)

Carl Dean Wilson (December 21, 1946 – February 6, 1998) was an American rock and roll singer and guitarist, best known as a founding member, lead guitarist and sometime lead vocalist of The Beach Boy...

1/7/2010 6/29/2017

Brian Douglas Wilson (born June 20, 1942 in Inglewood, California) is an American musician, best known as the leader and chief songwriter of the rock group The Beach Boys. Within the band, Wilson pla...

7/29/2008 6/29/2017

Elizabeth Helen Blackburn, AC, FRS, FAA, FRSN (born 26 November 1948) is an Australian-American Nobel laureate who is currently the President of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies. Previously sh...

4/16/2016 6/29/2017

Doris F. Fisher (née Feigenbaum; born 1931) is an American businesswoman who co-founded The Gap clothing stores with her husband, Donald Fisher. She has been named as one of the 100 Most Powerful W...

3/31/2016 6/29/2017

Donald Fisher MP (1928 - 2009)

Donald George Fisher (September 3, 1928 – September 27, 2009) was an American businessman who founded The Gap clothing stores. Fisher was born in San Francisco, California, to Jewish parents, Sydne...

3/31/2016 6/29/2017

One of professional basketball's most popular stars, Magic Johnson won five championships with the Los Angeles Lakers in the 1980s before he retired abruptly in 1991 after announcing that he had contra...

3/2/2010 6/29/2017

Gregory Bateson MP (1904 - 1980)

Gregory Bateson (9 May 1904 – 4 July 1980) was an English anthropologist, social scientist, linguist, visual anthropologist, semiotician and cyberneticist whose work intersected that of many other fi...

2/9/2009 6/29/2017

He is an American actor, producer, screenwriter and director. Beatty was born Henry Warren Beaty in Richmond, Virginia's Bellevue neighborhood. His mother, Kathlyn Corinne (née MacLean), was a Nova S...

11/4/2010 6/29/2017

Ray Eames (1912 - 1988)

"Ray"

Charles Ormond Eames, Jr (1907–1978) and Bernice Alexandra "Ray" (née Kaiser) Eames (1912–1988) /ˈiːmz/ were husband and wife American designers who made significant historical contributions to the d...

11/27/2015 6/29/2017

Charles Ormond Eames, Jr. and Bernice Alexandra "Ray" Kaiser Eames were an American design married couple who made significant historical contributions to the development of modern architecture and fur...

11/27/2015 6/29/2017

Joseph "Joe" Montana, Jr., (born June 11, 1956), nicknamed Joe Cool, Golden Joe, The Golden Great and Comeback Joe, is a retired Hall of Fame football player in the National Football League (NFL) from ...

3/6/2011 6/29/2017

Harry Warner MP (1881 - 1958)

"Harry Morris (Moses) Warner"

Harry Morris Warner (born Hirsch Moses Wonsal) was an American studio executive, one of the founders of Warner Bros., and a major contributor to the development of the film industry. Along with his thr...

11/11/2009 6/29/2017

Albert Warner MP (1884 - 1967)

Albert Warner (born Abraham Wonsal) was one of the founders of Warner Bros. Studios. He established the production studio with his brothers Harry, Sam, and Jack Warner and served as the studio's treasu...

11/11/2009 6/29/2017

Sam Warner MP (1887 - 1927)

"Sam", "Samuel Louis Warner"

Samuel Louis Warner (born Schmuel Wonsal) was a co-founder and chief executive officer of Warner Bros. Studios. He established the studio along with his brothers Harry, Albert, and Jack Warner. Sam War...

11/11/2009 6/29/2017

Jack L. Warner MP (1892 - 1978)

"Jack", "Jake"

Jack Leonard "J.L." Warner (born Jacob Warner) was the president and driving force behind the successful development of Warner Bros. Studios. Warner's 45-year career was lengthier than that of any othe...

11/11/2009 6/29/2017

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar MP

"Lew Alcindor"

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (born Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor Jr.; April 16, 1947) is an American retired professional basketball player who played 20 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the ...

12/16/2016 6/29/2017

Francis Ford Coppola MP

Napa, Napa County, CA, United States

Schooled in low-budget filmmaking, Francis Ford Coppola has gone on to direct some of the most financially successful and critically praised movies in U.S. cinematic history, including The Godfather ...

9/20/2007 6/29/2017

Joan Didion (/ˈdɪdiən/; born December 5, 1934) is an American writer who launched her career in the 1960s after winning an essay contest sponsored by Vogue magazine.[2] Her writing during the 1960s thr...

4/12/2008 6/29/2017

Hailed by many critics as one of the most brilliant and versatile actors of his generation, Robert Downey Jr. chalked up a formidable onscreen track record that quickly launched the young thesp into th...

2/15/2007 6/29/2017

Bruce Lee MP (1940 - 1973)

"Bruce Li", "Lee Jun Fan", "Lee Yun Gaam", "Lee Siu Lung"

Lee Jun-fan , known professionally as Bruce Lee , was a Hong Kong and American martial artist, actor, philosopher, filmmaker, and founder of the martial art Jeet Kune Do. Lee was the son of Cantonese o...

4/5/2011 6/29/2017

Charles M. Schulz MP (1922 - 2000)

"Sparky"

Wikipedia Charles Monroe Schulz (November 26, 1922 – February 12, 2000), nicknamed Sparky, was an American cartoonist, best known for the comic strip Peanuts . Early life and education Born in ...

2/19/2013 6/29/2017

Isabel Allende Llona MP

Marin, California, United States

Isabel Allende Llona (born 2 August 1942) is a Chilean writer with American citizenship.[1] Allende, whose works sometimes contain aspects of the "magic realist" tradition, is famous for novels such ...

11/6/2007 6/29/2017

Tony Gwynn, Sr. (Baseball Hall of Fame) MP (1960 - 2014)

"Mr. Padre"

Anthony Keith "Tony" Gwynn, Sr. (May 9, 1960 – June 16, 2014), nicknamed Mr. Padre and Captain Video, was an American professional baseball right fielder who played 20 seasons (1982–2001) in Major Leag...

7/3/2008 6/29/2017

Maria Shriver MP

"Owings", "Schwarzenegger"

Maria Owings Shriver (pronounced /ˈʃraɪvər/; born November 6, 1955) is an American award-winning journalist and author of six best-selling books. She has won a Peabody Award, and was co-anchor for NB...

6/11/2007 6/29/2017

George Hosato Takei (武井 穂郷 Takei Hosato , /təˈkeɪ/tə-kay ; April 20, 1937) is an American actor and author, best known for his role as Hikaru Sulu, helmsman of the USS Enterprise in the television seri...

9/9/2012 6/29/2017

Corita Kent (1918 - 1986)

"Sister Mary Corita Kent", "Corita Kent"

Corita Kent (November 20, 1918 – September 18, 1986), aka Sister Mary Corita Kent, was born Frances Elizabeth Kent in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Kent was an American Catholic nun, an artist, and an educator w...

11/23/2014 6/29/2017