“We didn’t start the fire’’ Shelbi Jones, Brittany Crask
Marilyn Monroe was an American actress, model, and singer, who became a major sex symbol, starring in a number of commercially successful motion pictures during the 1950s and early 1960s. Born: June 1, 1926, Los Angeles Died: August 5, 1962, Brentwood Sometime after 10 p.m. on August 4, 1962, Marilyn Monroe slipped into a coma caused by an overdose of sleeping pills.
Harry S. Truman was the 33rd President of the United States. The final running mate of President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1944, Truman succeeded to the presidency on April 12, 1945, when Roosevelt died after months of declining health. Born: May 8, 1884 Died: December 26, 1972 Full name: Harry S. Truman Presidential term: April 12, 1945 â€“ January 20, 1953
Doris Day is an American actress, singer, and animal rights activist. Day began her career as a big band singer in 1939. Her popularity began to rise after her first hit recording, "Sentimental Journey", in 1945. Born: April 3, 1922 (age 91), Children: Terry Melcher
Johnnie Ray was an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. Extremely popular for most of the 1950s, Ray has been cited by critics as a major precursor of what would become rock and roll. Born: January 10, 1927, Hopewell Died: February 24, 1990, Los Angeles
Walter Winchell was an American newspaper and radio gossip commentator. Born: April 7, 1897 Died: February 20, 1972
Joseph Paul "Joe" DiMaggio, born Giuseppe Paolo DiMaggio, nicknamed "Joltin' Joe" and "The Yankee Clipper", was an American Major League Baseball center fielder who played his entire 13-year career for the New York Yankees. Born: November 25, 1914 Died: March 8, 1999 Siblings: Dom DiMaggio, Vince DiMaggio Children: Joseph DiMaggio III
Joseph Raymond "Joe" McCarthy was an American politician who served as a Republican U.S. Senator from the state of Wisconsin from 1947 until his death in 1957. Born: November 14, 1908 Died: May 2, 1957
Elvis Aaron Presley was an American singer and actor.
A cultural icon, he is commonly known by the single name Elvis. One of the most popular musicians of the 20th century, he is often referred to as the "King of Rock and Roll" or "the King". Born: January 8, 1935 Died: August 16, 1977 Height: 6' 0"
ď‚— James Byron Dean was an American actor. He is a cultural icon of
teenage disillusionment, as expressed in the title of his most celebrated film, Rebel Without a Cause, in which he starred as troubled Los Angeles teenager Jim Stark
Richard Milhous Nixon was the 37th President of the United States, serving from 1969 to 1974, when he became the only president to resign the office. Born: January 9, 1913 Died: April 22, 1994 Presidential term: January 20, 1969 â€“ August 9, 1974