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Anne Donovan MP (1961 - 2018)


Anne Donovan, a legendary figure in women's basketball who won Olympic gold as a player and as a coach for the United States, died Wednesday of heart failure. She was 56. "While it is extremely diffi...

6/14/2018 6/14/2018

KYKOTSMOVI, Ariz. - Hopi Tribal Chairman LeRoy N. Shingoitewa ordered flags on the Hopi Reservation to be flown at half-staff through Oct. 27 in recognition and honor of the late Hopi Code Talker Rex P...

10/7/2011 2/24/2018

George M. Cohan MP (1878 - 1942)

George Michael Cohan (July 3, 1878 – November 5, 1942), known professionally as George M. Cohan, was an American entertainer, playwright, composer, lyricist, actor, singer, dancer and producer. C...

11/29/2017 11/29/2017

Florence "Elaine" Harmon MP (1919 - 2015)

Florence "Elaine" D. Harmon (December 26, 1919 – April 21, 2015) was an American from Maryland who served in the U.S. Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) during World War II. In 2009 she received ...

10/26/2017 10/26/2017

Walter Crenshaw, Jr. MP (1909 - 2016)

Walter Crenshaw, Jr., the oldest living documented original Tuskegee Airmen, passed away Oct. 7, 2016, at the Veterans Hospital in Los Angeles. He was 106-years-old. As a member of the famed group, h...

11/9/2016 11/9/2016

Statesman, Nobel Prize Laureate, Former Prime Minister, and Ninth President of the State of Israel . שמעון פרס (2 באוגוסט 1923, כ' באב ה'תרפ"ג – 28 בספטמבר 2016, כ"ה באלול ה'תשע"ו) היה פוליטיקאי ואיש...

4/11/2007 9/30/2016

Lt. Col Spann Watson MP (1916 - 2010)

"Congressional Gold Medal"

Lt. Col Spann Watson (August 14, 1916 – April 15, 2010) was a Tuskegee Airman serving in World War II. He flew over 30 missions for the famed squadron over North Africa, Italy and Southern Europe. On...

2/23/2016 4/26/2016

Norman Ernest Borlaug MP (1914 - 2009)

Norman Ernest Borlaug (March 25, 1914 – September 12, 2009) was an American biologist, humanitarian and Nobel laureate who has been called "the father of the Green Revolution", "agriculture's greatest ...

4/9/2016 4/9/2016

Hyman George Rickover (January 27, 1900 – July 8, 1986) was a United States Navy admiral who directed the original development of naval nuclear propulsion and controlled its operations for three deca...

8/7/2010 4/9/2015

General Norman Schwarzkopf MP (1934 - 2012)

"Norman Schwarzkopf", "Stormin' Norman", "The Bear"

. H. Norman Schwarzkopf KCB (/ˈʃwɔrtskɒf/; 22 August 1934 – 27 December 2012), also known as Norman Schwarzkopf, was a United States Army general. While serving as Commander-in-Chief, United States C...

8/5/2014 8/5/2014

Col. Lawrence E. Roberts MP (1922 - 2004)

Lawrence Edward Roberts, Sr. (December 9, 1922 – October 12, 2004) was a pilot with the Tuskegee Airmen and a colonel in the United States Air Force, with 32 years of total military service. The only...

2/6/2014 2/6/2014

Albert Cushing "Putty" Read MP (1887 - 1967)

Albert Cushing "Putty" Read (March 29, 1887 - October 10, 1967) was an aviator and Rear Admiral in the United States Navy. Biography Read was born in Lyme, New Hampshire into a Boston Brahm...

4/5/2012 10/16/2013

Roberto Clemente MP (1934 - 1972)

Roberto Clemente Walker (August 18, 1934 – December 31, 1972) was a Puerto Rican professional baseball player. He was a Major League Baseball right fielder who played 18 seasons for the Pittsburgh Pi...

3/16/2013 8/15/2013

Coretta King MP (1927 - 2006)

Coretta Scott King (April 27, 1927 – January 30, 2006) was an American author, activist, civil rights leader, and the wife of Martin Luther King, Jr. from 1953 until his death in 1968. Coretta Scott Ki...

10/5/2007 2/20/2013

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. MP (1929 - 1968)

"Michael King"

Martin Luther King Jr. (born Michael King Jr., January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights mo...

10/5/2007 2/20/2013

Raoul Gustaf Wallenberg MP (1912 - 1952)

Raoul Wallenberg (August 4, 1912 – July 17, 1947?) was a Swedish humanitarian who worked in Budapest, Hungary, during World War II to rescue Jews from the Holocaust. Between July and December 1944, h...

11/10/2007 2/20/2013

Byron Nelson MP (1912 - 2006)

John Byron Nelson, Jr. (February 4, 1912 – September 26, 2006) was an American PGA Tour golfer between 1935 and 1946. Nelson and two other well-known golfers of the time, Ben Hogan and Sam Snead,...

2/20/2013 2/20/2013

Mary Lasker MP (1900 - 1994)


Mary Woodard Lasker (November 30, 1900 – February 21, 1994) was an American health activist and philanthropist. She worked to raise funds for medical research, and founded the Lasker Foundation. ...

3/17/2012 2/20/2013

Harry Chapin MP (1942 - 1981)

Harry Forster Chapin (December 7, 1942 – July 16, 1981) was an American singer-songwriter best known in particular for his folk rock songs including "Taxi", "W*O*L*D", and the number-one hit "Cat's in ...

6/21/2009 2/20/2013

Danny Thomas MP (1912 - 1991)

"Jake", "Amos Jacobs", "Alphonsus Yakhoob", "Amos Muzyad Yakhoob Kairouz"

Best remembered as the star of Make Room for Daddy during television's first golden age, Danny Thomas was more than just another nightclub entertainer turned sitcom star. Along with partner Sheldon Leo...

4/13/2009 2/20/2013

Leo Ryan MP (1925 - 1978)

Leo Joseph Ryan, Jr. (May 5, 1925 – November 18, 1978) was an American politician of the Democratic Party. He served as a U.S. Representative from California's 11th congressional district from 1973 u...

2/20/2013 2/20/2013

Louis L'Amour MP (1908 - 1988)

"Louis L'Amour"

Louis Dearborn L'Amour ( /ˈluːiː ləˈmɔr/; March 22, 1908 – June 10, 1988) was an American author. His books consisted primarily of Western fiction novels (though he called his work 'Frontier Stories'...

3/14/2012 2/20/2013

Andrew Wyeth MP (1917 - 2009)

Andrew Newell Wyeth (English pronunciation: /ˈwaɪ.ɛθ/ WY-eth; July 12, 1917 – January 16, 2009) was a visual artist, primarily a realist painter, working predominantly in a regionalist style. He was ...

1/13/2009 2/20/2013

Lady Bird Johnson MP (1912 - 2007)

"Ladybird Johnson", "LadyBird Johnson", "Lady Bird Johnson", "Lady Bird"

Lady Bird Johnson First Lady of the United States from 1963 to 1969, having been the wife of U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson. Throughout her life, she was an advocate for beautification of the nation'...

4/19/2008 2/20/2013

Harry S. Truman, 33rd President of the USA MP (1884 - 1972)

"Harry S Truman", "Give 'em hell Harry"

Harry S. Truman (May 8, 1884 – December 26, 1972) was the thirty-third President of the United States (1945–1953). As vice president, he succeeded Franklin D. Roosevelt, who died less than three months...

6/1/2007 2/20/2013

General Matthew Ridgway MP (1895 - 1993)

Matthew Bunker Ridgway (March 3, 1895 – July 26, 1993) was a United States Army General. He held several major commands and was most famous for resurrecting the United Nations (U.N.) war effort durin...

2/20/2012 2/20/2013

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, USAF...

1/8/2008 2/20/2013

John Glenn, U.S. Senator MP (1921 - 2016)

John Herschel Glenn, Jr. (born July 18, 1921) was a former United States Marine Corps pilot, astronaut, and United States senator who was the first American to orbit the Earth and the third American ...

8/24/2007 2/20/2013

Neil Armstrong MP (1930 - 2012)

Neil Alden Armstrong is an American former astronaut , test pilot, aerospace engineer, university professor, United States Naval Aviator, and the first person to set foot upon the Moon. Neil Armstr...

5/30/2008 2/20/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers

10/28/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers

10/27/2011 2/19/2013

'One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers. KIA Bougainville.

10/26/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers

10/24/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers PFC Frank Danny Pete Birth: Jul. 4, 1922 Death: May 6, 1974 Frank was one of the Native American "Original 29" of The Code Talkers of WWII Burial: ...

10/18/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers. Joe Palmer Birth: Mar. 10, 1922, USA Death: Nov. 18, 2006 Tucson Pima County Arizona, USA One of the last of the Navajo Code Talkers from World War II. ...

10/18/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers Oliver's death Wednesday means only one of the original 29 Navajo Code Talkers survives -- Chester Nez, of Albuquerque, N.M. The 88-year-old Oliver died at a h...

10/18/2011 2/19/2013

Jack Nez, Navajo Code Talker MP (1914 - 1976)

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers

10/18/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers C:\Documents and Settings\HP_Administrator.YOUR-4DACD0EA75.000\My Documents\Navajo Code Talkers\Chester Nez.mht Nez, Chester Navajo Code Talker (Original 29)...

10/18/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers

10/16/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers Johnny Ray Manuelito Birth: Oct. 20, 1920 Death: Apr. 1, 1968 CALIFORNIA SGT US MARINE CORPS RES WORLD WAR II One of the 29 original Code Talkers of WW...

10/16/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers The Big Water People Clan for the Red House People Clan Parents - Alfred Leonard Sr and Cecelia Leonard requested a photo of Alfred Frank Leonard's monumen...

10/16/2011 2/19/2013

His clans; born to Kinlichii nii-Tl ízi lání and born for Yé'ii Diné Tachii' nii Ye'ii Dine'é Táchii'nii = Giant People of the Red Running Into the Water People Kinlichii nii-Tl ízi lání = 9/14/2...

10/14/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers

10/14/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers From; "Unsung Heroes of WWII, The Story of the Navajo Code Talkers" ; By Deanne Durrett One of the first to respond for the call for volunteers. Thought "S...

10/10/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers. James Dixon Birth: Sep. 10, 1924 Death: Jun. 21, 1997 Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery Farmington San Juan County New Mexico, USA Created by: Kathy Reco...

10/6/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers Note: Much of the information here regarding George Dennison is from conversation with his grandson, Christopher Dennison, in October of 2011. Chris remembers ...

10/3/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers

10/6/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers

10/6/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers

10/5/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers John Brown, Jr.'s birthplace was amended from Tsaile, AZ to Chinle, AZ, on November 29, 2013 as a result of an email/ Geni message from his daughter, Kathy And...

10/5/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers Enlisted because of a sense of tradition instilled in him though the stories he had heard of his grandmothers childhood experiences on the long walk. From; "...

10/5/2011 2/19/2013

Arthur Henry Rostron, Sir MP (1869 - 1940)

Arthur Henry Rostron was the captain of the Carpathia which was the first vessel to reach the Titanic, he was creditted with saving seven hundred passengers.

1/8/2009 2/19/2013

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 2/19/2013

Rt Hon Tony Blair, PC MP

"Tony Blair"

The Rt Hon Anthony Charles Lynton Blair charismatic, articulate, and the youngest British prime minister of the 20th century when he took office in 1997. In May 2007, before his resignation, it was rep...

3/29/2008 2/19/2013

Rosa Louise Parks MP (1913 - 2005)

Profile of the day in Geni, Rosa Parks . She was an African American civil rights activist, whom the U.S. Congress later called "the first lady of civil rights", and "the mother of the freedom moveme...

5/18/2010 2/19/2013

Betty Ford MP (1918 - 2011)


Elizabeth Ann Bloomer Warren Ford (April 8, 1918 – July 8, 2011), better known as Betty Ford, was the wife of former United States President Gerald Ford and served as the First Lady of the United State...

6/23/2007 2/19/2013

Gerald Ford, 38th President of the United States MP (1913 - 2006)

"Leslie Lynch King", "Gerald Ford", "Gerald Rudolph /Ford/", "Gerald Rudolf /Ford/", "Jr.", "Jerry"

Gerald Rudolph Ford , Jr. (born Leslie Lynch King , Jr.) was an American politician who served as the 38th President of the United States from 1974 to 1977, following the resignation of Richard Nixon ....

2/25/2007 2/19/2013

President Rolihlahla Nelson Mandela, Nobel Laureate MP (1918 - 2013)

"Madiba; Tata"

Nobel Laureate Nelson Mandela (fondly known by his amaXhosa clan name, ‘Madiba’), served 27 years in an Apartheid Prison on Robben Island, emerging to become South Africa’s first democratically elected...

5/3/2010 2/19/2013

Frank Sinatra MP (1915 - 1998)

Francis Albert "Frank" Sinatra was an American singer and motion-picture actor who became one of the most sought-after performers in the entertainment industry; he is often hailed as the greatest Ameri...

7/3/2007 2/19/2013

Ruth McCue Graham MP (1920 - 2007)

Ruth Bell Graham (June 10, 1920 – June 14, 2007), wife of the famous evangelist Billy Graham, was born at Qingjiang, Kiangsu, China as Ruth McCue Bell, the second of five children. Her parents, Dr. a...

6/25/2007 2/19/2013

Reverend Billy F. Graham MP (1918 - 2018)


William Franklin "Billy" Graham, Jr. (born November 7, 1918) was an American evangelical Christian evangelist, who rose to celebrity status as his sermons were broadcast on radio and television. Graham...

6/25/2007 2/19/2013

Colin Powell, 65th United States Secretary of State MP

Meridian, Lauderdale, Mississippi, United States

Colin Luther Powell (born April 5, 1937) is an American statesman and a retired four-star general in the United States Army. He was the 65th United States Secretary of State (2001–2005), serving under ...

3/11/2011 2/19/2013

George Gershwin MP (1898 - 1937)

"Jacob Gershwine", "Gershowitz"

George Gershwin From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Born Jacob Gershowitz on September 26, 1898(1898-09-26), Brooklyn, New York Died July 11, 1937(1937-07-11) (aged 38), Hollywood, Californ...

11/15/2010 2/19/2013

Ira Gershwin MP (1896 - 1983)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Ira Gershwin Background information Birth name Israel Gershowitz Also known as Israel Gershvin Arthur Francis Born December 6, 1896(1896-12-06) Ne...

11/15/2010 2/19/2013

Jesse Owens MP (1913 - 1980)

"Jesse Owens", "The Buckeye Bullet", "JC Owens"

James Cleveland "Jesse" Owens born September 12, 1913 died March 31, 1980 (complications due to Lung Cancer) nickname "Jesse", The Buckeye Bullet, JC Owens buried Oak Woods Cemetery, Chicag...

6/8/2012 2/19/2013

Laurance Spelman Rockefeller MP (1910 - 2004)

Laurance Spelman Rockefeller was a venture capitalist, financier, philanthropist, a major conservationist and a prominent third-generation member of the Rockefeller family. He was the fourth child of...

7/23/2008 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers Eugene Roanhorse Crawford, Sr Birth: Dec. 8, 1911 Death: Nov. 10, 1993 Burial: Naschitti Cemetery Naschitti San Juan County New Mexico, USA Created b...

10/6/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers

10/5/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers Wilsie H. Bitsie Birth: Feb. 22, 1922 Death: May 5, 2000 MEXICAN SPRINGS — Funeral services for Wilsie H. Bitsie, 78, will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday ...

10/5/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers

10/4/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers. An American, Marine and Navajo hero who will be remembered forever by the mark he left on the world. The Navajo Code Talkers saved countless lives of fellow Ame...

10/4/2011 2/19/2013

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers. An American, Marine and Navajo hero who will be remembered forever by the mark he left on the world. The Navajo Code Talkers saved countless lives of fellow Ame...

10/4/2011 2/19/2013

Charles C Begay, Navajo Code Talker MP (1912 - 1998)

"Charlie Tsosie", "Charley Sosie"

One of the First 29 Navajo Code Talkers. An American, Marine and Navajo hero who will be remembered forever by the mark he left on the world. The Navajo Code Talkers saved countless lives of fellow Ame...

10/4/2011 2/19/2013

Fred Waring MP (1900 - 1984)

Fredrick Malcolm Waring (June 9, 1900 – July 29, 1984) was a popular musician, bandleader and radio-television personality, sometimes referred to as "America's Singing Master" and "The Man Who Taught...

4/7/2010 2/19/2013

Charles M. Schulz MP (1922 - 2000)


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 2/19/2013

Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands MP

Lage Vuursche, Baarn, Utrecht, Netherlands

Beatrix (Beatrix Wilhelmina Armgard, born 31 January 1938) is the former queen regnant of the Kingdom of the Netherlands comprising the Netherlands, Curaçao, Sint Maarten, and Aruba. Following her ab...

2/27/2007 2/19/2013

Simon Wiesenthal MP (1908 - 2005)

Simon Wiesenthal, KBE (December 31, 1908 – September 20, 2005) was an Austrian Holocaust survivor who became famous after World War II for his work as a Nazi hunter. After four and a half years in th...

3/14/2007 2/19/2013

Saint John Paul II MP (1920 - 2005)

"Pope John Paul II", "Ioannes Paulus II", "Jan Paweł II"

Jan Paweł II (łac. Ioannes Paulus PP. II), właśc. Karol Józef Wojtyła Podróże apostolskie Jana Pawła II Jan Paweł II wszystkie pielgrzymki do Polski The Venerable Pope John Paul II (Latin: Ioan...

12/28/2007 2/19/2013

Hubert Horatio Humphrey, Jr. (May 27, 1911 – January 13, 1978), served under President Lyndon B. Johnson as the 38th Vice President of the United States. Humphrey twice served as a United States Sena...

9/17/2010 2/19/2013

Nancy Davis Reagan MP (1921 - 2016)

"Anne Frances Robbins", "Anne Francis Robbins", "Anne Francis Davis"

Nancy Davis Reagan (born Anne Frances Robbins on July 6, 1921) was an American actress and the wife of the 40th President of the United States, Ronald Reagan. She was the First Lady of the United State...

6/26/2007 2/19/2013

John Wayne MP (1907 - 1979)

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

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 2/19/2013

Robert F. Kennedy, U.S. Attorney General MP (1925 - 1968)

"RFK", "Bobby Kennedy"

Robert Francis "Bobby" Kennedy (November 20, 1925 – June 6, 1968) was an American politician and lawyer who served as a United States Senator from New York from January 1965 until his assassination in ...

6/11/2007 2/19/2013

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill KG OM CH TD PCc DL FRS RA (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British statesman, army officer and writer, who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom...

6/14/2007 2/19/2013

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 2/19/2013

Ira Clarence Eaker (April 13, 1896 – August 6, 1987) was a general of the United States Army Air Forces during World War II. Eaker, as second-in-command of the prospective Eighth Air Force, was sen...

6/9/2011 2/19/2013

Walt Disney MP (1901 - 1966)

"Micky Mouses Father", "Walt", "Walt Disney"

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 2/19/2013

Gen. Douglas MacArthur MP (1880 - 1964)

General of the Army Douglas MacArthur (January 26, 1880 – April 5, 1964) was an American general and field marshal of the Philippine Army. He was a Chief of Staff of the United States Army during t...

11/15/2007 2/19/2013

Samuel Taliaferro "Sam" Rayburn (January 6, 1882 – November 16, 1961) a Democratic lawmaker from Bonham, Texas, who served as the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives for seventeen years, the...

10/17/2008 2/19/2013

Bob Hope MP (1903 - 2003)

Immigration story: English-born actor and Oscar winner Leslie Townes “Bob” Hope (29 may 1903 – 27 July 2003) was the son of English stonemason William Henry Hope and Welsh light opera singer Avis née...

3/25/2009 2/19/2013

Robert Frost MP (1874 - 1963)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Robert Lee Frost (March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963) was an American poet. He is highly regarded for his realistic depictions of rural life and his command of Am...

6/15/2007 2/19/2013

Robert H. Goddard MP (1882 - 1945)

Robert Hutchings Goddard was an American engineer, professor, physicist, and inventor who is credited with creating and building the world's first liquid-fueled rocket. Goddard successfully launched hi...

10/16/2008 2/19/2013

Dr. Jonas Edward 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 2/19/2013

Irving Berlin MP (1888 - 1989)

"Israel Isadore Beilin / Israel Isadore Baline / Izzy"

Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989) was an American composer and lyricist of Jewish heritage, widely considered one of the greatest American songwriters in history. His first hit song, ...

8/6/2008 2/19/2013

Alben William Barkley (November 24, 1877 – April 30, 1956) was an American politician in the Democratic Party who served as the 35th Vice President of the United States (1949-1953), under President H...

9/17/2010 2/19/2013

) William "Billy" Mitchell (December 28, 1879 – February 19, 1936) was a United States Army general who is regarded as the father of the U.S. Air Force. He is one of the most famous and most controve...

1/3/2009 2/19/2013

General John J. "Black Jack" Pershing MP (1860 - 1948)

""Black Jack""

General of the Armies John Joseph "Black Jack" Pershing (September 13, 1860 – July 15, 1948) was a senior United States Army officer. His most famous post was when he served as the commander of the Ame...

3/4/2009 2/19/2013

Fleet Admiral Ernest Joseph King (23 November 1878 – 25 June 1956) was Commander in Chief, United States Fleet and Chief of Naval Operations (COMINCH-CNO) during World War II. As COMINCH, he directed...

6/9/2011 2/19/2013

George Catlett Marshall Jr. (December 31, 1880 – October 16, 1959) was an American statesman and soldier. He was Chief of Staff of the United States Army under presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harr...

12/8/2010 2/19/2013

Rear Admiral Richard Evelyn Byrd, Jr., USN (October 25, 1888 – March 11, 1957) was a naval officer who specialized in feats of exploration. He was a pioneering American aviator, polar explorer, and o...

3/27/2010 2/19/2013

Dr. Walter Reed MP (1851 - 1902)

Born at Belroi, Virginia, September 13, 1851, he received his medical degree from the University of Virginia in 1869 and additional training at Bellvue Medical College, New York City in 1870. He wa...

10/16/2009 2/19/2013