🏆🏁🏊Michelle Jan Ford -- is 57 in the year 2019 and 58 in the year 2020; b.7/15/1962 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Australian
🎵🏆Millie Jackson -- is 75 in the year 2019 and 76 in the year 2020; b.7/15/1944 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Soul Singer, Model
Misc: Not one of the Jacksons!; some say b. in 1943
🎭🏆🥊Mil Máscaras -- is 77 in the year 2019 and 78 in the year 2020; b.7/15/1942 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Actor, Wrestler, Mexican
Names/Places: RN:Aaron Rodriquez
Misc: He is considered one of the most influential wrestlers of all time for enhancing and popularizing the lucha libre style around the world both in the ring and as the star of over 20 films.
🎵🎸Artimus Pyle -- is 71 in the year 2019 and 72 in the year 2020; b.7/15/1948
Hall of Famer, Adult-Pop Drummer, Rock & Roll Drummer
Group Names: Lynard Skynard, Atlanta Rhythm Section
🎵🎸Marky Ramone -- is 67 in the year 2019 and 68 in the year 2020; b.7/15/1952 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Punk Rock Performer
Names/Places: RN:Marc Bell
Group Names: The Ramones
⛪🎭🎵Linda Ronstadt -- is 73 in the year 2019 and 74 in the year 2020; b.7/15/1946
Hall of Famer, Roman Catholic, Stage Actress, Songwriter, Foreign Singer, Pop Singer
Names/Places: b. in Tucson, AZ; MN:Marie; The Queen of Remakes
Misc: stage: The Pirates of Penzance
🏆🏈Johnny Stallworth -- is 67 in the year 2019 and 68 in the year 2020; b.7/15/1952
Hall of Famer, NFL Wide Receiver
Misc: 3x Pro Bowl; Super Bowl IX, X, XIII, XIV
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers (1974-1987)
⚖🎭🏆🥊Jesse Ventura -- is 68 in the year 2019 and 69 in the year 2020; b.7/15/1951
Hall of Famer, Governor, Actor, Wrestler
Names/Places: NN:The Body
Misc: Governor of Minnesota 1999-2003
✍🎭🏆🏈Alex Karras -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/15/1935 d.10/10/2012 (77)
Hall of Famer, Author, TV/Movie Actor, Football Announcer, NFL Defensive
Names/Places: b. in Gary, IN; NN: The Mad Duck; Susan Clark's husband
Misc: Detroit Lions terrifying football defensive tackle; a member of the College Football Hall of Fame; four-time NFL Pro Bowler.
Sports Teams: Detroit Lions (1958-1962, 1964-1970)
TV Shows: Centennial, Monday Night Football, Webster (as George Papadapolis)
🏆🏀Frank "Pop" Morgenweck -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/15/1875 N.S. d.12/8/1941 N.S. (66)
Hall of Famer, NBA Executive, Basketball Coach, Basketball Player
Misc: a coach and an owner of professional teams, operating teams in ten different leagues and in more than 18 cities
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📰🏆Shirley Povich -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/15/1905 N.S. d.6/4/1998 N.S. (92)
Hall of Famer, Columnist, Sports Writer
Misc: The Washington Post
🏆🎾Lance Tingay -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/15/1915 d.3/10/1990 (74)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player
🏆⚽Frank Wallace -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/15/1922 d.11/13/1979 (57)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Forward
Names/Places: aka Frank "Pee Wee" Wallace
🎵John Wesley Work III -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/15/1901 d.5/17/1967 (65)
Hall of Famer, Educator, Composer, Musicologist
Misc: scholar of African-American folklore and music.
🎵Hank Cochran -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/2/1935 d.7/15/2010 (74)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Country Singer
Names/Places: RN:Garland Perry
Misc: in the Country Music Hall of Fame in the Songwriting category
🏆🥊Young Corbett III -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/27/1905 d.7/15/1993 (88)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, Italian
💰🎵Nesuhi Ertegun -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/26/1917 d.7/15/1989 (71)
Hall of Famer, Executive, Music Figure, Turkey
Misc: co-founder of Atlantic Records
💰🏆🏁Carl Graham Fisher -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/12/1874 N.S. d.7/15/1939 N.S. (65)
Hall of Famer, Entrepreneur, Racing Figure
Names/Places: NN: The Brickyard
Misc: in the Motorsports Hall of Fame for helping to develop paved racetracks and public roadways
🏆🏁🏇William "Billy" Haughton -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/23/1923 d.7/15/1986 (62)
Hall of Famer, Harness Racer, Horse Trainer
Misc: won Little Brown Jug 4Xs, Hambletonian 4X's
⚛William T. G. Morton -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/9/1819 d.7/15/1868 (48)
Hall of Famer, Dentist, Surgeon
Names/Places: MN:Thomas Green
Misc: The first to use ether (letheon) during an operation 10-16-1846
🏆Paula Jean Myers-Pope -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/11/1934 N.S. d.7/15/1995 N.S. (60)
Hall of Famer, Diver, Olympic Athlete, American
🏆🏈Babe (Vito) Parilli -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/7/1930 d.7/15/2017 N.S. (87)
Hall of Famer, NFL Coach, NFL Quarterback, CFL Figure, WFL Figure
Misc: Arena Football League figure; 3x AFL All-Star, Super Bowl III; in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: University of Kentucky in Lexington, Green Bay Packers (player 1952-1953), Ottawa Rough Riders (player 1954-1955), Cleveland Browns (player 1956), Green Bay Packers (player 1957-1958), Ottawa Rough Riders (player 1959), Oakland Raiders (player 1960), Boston Patriots (player 1961-1967), New York Jets (player 1968-1969), Pittsburgh Steelers (coach 1973), New York Stars (coach 1974), New England Steamrollers (coach 1988), Denver Dynamite (coach 1989-1991), Charlotte Rage (coach 1992), Las Vegas Sting (coach 1994-1995), Anaheim Piranhas (coach 1996), Florida Bobcats (coach 1997)
🏆🏈Tex Schramm -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/2/1920 d.7/15/2003 (83)
Hall of Famer, NFL General Manager
Misc: 2x Super Bowl champ, 5x Conference champ, 13x Division champ
Sports Teams: Los Angeles Rams (executive 1947-1956), Dallas Cowboys (executive 1960-1989)
🏆⚾🏈🏀⚽🏒Bob Wolff -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/29/1920 N.S. d.7/15/2017 N.S. (96)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Announcer, Football Announcer, Basketball Announcer, Soccer Announcer, Hockey Announcer
Misc: Ford C. Frick Award winner in 1995; in the National Sportscastsrs and Sportswriters Halls of Fame among other Hall of Fames.
Sports Teams: Washington Seanators, Minnesota Twins, New York Knicks, New York Rangers, Detroit Pistons, Baltimore Colts, Washington Redskins, Cleveland Browns, Tampa Bay Rowdies
TV Shows: NBC Sports
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