🏆🏁🏇Chris McCarron -- is 63 in the year 2018 and 64 in the year 2019; b.3/27/1955 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Jockey
🎨🏆Murray Olderman -- is 96 in the year 2018 and 97 in the year 2019; b.3/27/1922
Hall of Famer, Editorial Cartoonist, Sports Writer
Misc: specialized in cartoons related to sports.
🎵Mo Ostin -- is 91 in the year 2018 and 92 in the year 2019; b.3/27/1927
Hall of Famer, Music Executive
Misc: has worked for several companies, including Verve, Reprise Records, Warner Bros. Records, and DreamWorks. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2003 by Paul Simon, Neil Young, and Lorne Michaels. He is known among his colleagues as the most artist-friendly executive in the music business.
🏆🏁Maurice Petty -- is 79 in the year 2018 and 80 in the year 2019; b.3/27/1939
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
Misc: former NASCAR crew chief, owner, and engine builder in the Motorsports Hall of Fame. 200 Cup race wins, 7-time Cup champion and 7-time Daytona 500 winner.
🏆🏁Cale Yarborough -- is 79 in the year 2018 and 80 in the year 2019; b.3/27/1939
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
Names/Places: FN:William Caleb
Misc: 3-time NASCAR national champion (1976-78); 4-time winner of Daytona 500 (1968,77,83-84); Indianapolis 500
🎵Leroy Carr -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/27/1905 d.4/29/1935 (30)
Hall of Famer, Pianist, Blues Singer
💰🎵Phil Chess -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/27/1921 N.S. d.10/18/2016 N.S. (95)
Hall of Famer, Executive, Music Producer, Polish
Misc: co-founder of Chess Records
🎵Johnny Copeland -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/27/1937 d.7/3/1997 (60)
Hall of Famer, Blues Singer/Guitarist
🏆⚾Miller James Huggins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/27/1878 N.S. d.9/25/1929 N.S. (51)
Hall of Famer, MLB Manager, MLB Second Baseman
Names/Places: NN:the Mighty Mite
Sports Teams: Cincinnati Reds (1904-1909), St. Louis Cardinals (1910-1916), St. Louis Cardinals (manager 1913-1917), New York Yankees (manager 1918-1929)
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🏆🏈Walt Kiesling -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/27/1903 d.3/2/1962 (58)
Hall of Famer, NFL Coach, NFL Guard
Sports Teams: Duluth Eskimos (player 1926-1927), Pottsville Maroons (player 1928), Chicago Cardinals (player 1929-1933), Chicago Bears (player 1934), Green Bay Packers (player 1935-1936), Pittsburgh Pirates (player 1937-1938, coach 1939), Pittsburgh Steelers (coach 1940-1942), Philadelpia/Pittsburgh Steagles (co-coach 1943), Card-Pitt (coach 1944), Pittsburgh Steelers (coach 1954-1956)
🎵Robert "Junior" Lockwood -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/27/1915 d.11/21/2006 (91)
Hall of Famer, Blues Performer
🏆⚾Effa Louise Manley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/27/1897 d.4/16/1981 (84)
Hall of Famer, Sports Executive, Baseball Figure
Misc: the first woman inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. She co-owned the Newark Eagles baseball franchise in the Negro leagues with her husband Abe Manley from 1935 to 1946 and was sole owner through 1948 after his death.
🎵"Little" Junior Parker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/27/1932 N.S. d.11/18/1971 N.S. (39)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Harmonicaist, Blues Singer
Misc: some say b. Mar 3
🏆⛸F. Ritter Shumway -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/27/1906 d.3/9/1992 (85)
Hall of Famer, Figure Skater
✍🎭Milton Berle -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/12/1908 d.3/27/2002 (93)
Hall of Famer, Author, Radio Actor, TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Comedian
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RLN:Berlinger; NN:Uncle Milty & Mr. Television; 2x Joyce Mathews' hubby
TV Shows: Batman (as Louie the Lilac) Texaco Star Theater (hosted for 8 years as TV ownership skyrocketed)
🏆🥊Jack Britton -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/14/1885 N.S. d.3/27/1962 N.S. (76)
Hall of Famer, Boxer
🎵Kenny O'Dell -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/31/1944 N.S. d.3/27/2018 N.S. (73)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Gospel Performer, Country Singer
🎵Gordon Stoker -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/3/1924 d.3/27/2013 (88)
Hall of Famer, Country Singer
Group Names: The Jordanaires
🏆🏒Georges Vézina -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/21/1887 d.3/27/1926 (39)
Hall of Famer, NHL Goaltender, Canadian
Names/Places: RN:Joseph-Georges-Gonzague Vezina; NN:The Chicoutimi Cucumber
Sports Teams: Montreal Canadiens (possibly 1910-1925)
🏆🏒Marty Walsh -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/16/1883 d.3/27/1915 (31)
Hall of Famer, NHL Center, Canadian
Sports Teams: Ottawa Senators (possibly 1907-1912)
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