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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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Vernons John Biography

Succeeded by Martin Luther King Jr., Johns died on April 11, 1965. Vernon Napoleon Johnswas produced in Darlington Heights, part of Prince Edward County, Virginia, on April 22, 1892, having a sophisticated multiracial family history. Johns worked on the farm growing up and was a voracious reader and student of Western ...

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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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