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Gilda Radner Biography

Radner wedded fellow comic Gene Wilder, whom she met on the set of the movie Hanky Panky. She died of ovarian cancer in 1989. Best known her over the top characters on Saturday Night Live, comic and actress Gilda Susan Radner was born on June 28, 1946, in Detroit, Michigan. ...

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Mary Wilson Biography

She soon became a Motown star and enjoyed a successful solo career following the group disbanded in 1977. Vocalist. Produced March 6, 1944 in Greenville, Mississippi, Mary Wilson put a tough youth before rising to music superstardom. As a young black girl, Wilson often fell upon the brutal realities of ...

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Terry Sawchuk Biography

Produced on December 28, 1929, in Winnipeg, Canada, ice hockey great Terry Sawchuk weathered the departures of two brothers as a kid. He won four Stanley Cups and several goaltending prizes using the Detroit Red Wings as well as the Toronto Maple Leafs in the NHL, although dangers of the ...

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S. Epatha Merkerson Biography

Produced on November 28, 1952 in Detroit, Michigan, S. Epatha Merkerson started her performing career with appearances instage productions ofThe Piano Lesson and I am Not Dumb. She finally got the part of Lieutenant Anita Van Buren to the TV crime show Law & Order, on which she’d star for ...

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Ann Romney Biography

Ann Romney was born in Detroit, Michigan, on April 16, 1949, and raised with a rich family in Bloomfield Hills. She attended an all-girls private elementary school, went on to high school and after that enrolled at Brigham Young University. The next year, she converted to the Church of Jesus ...

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