🏆🏁Cale Yarborough -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; 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
🏆🏁🏊David Holmes "Dave" Edgar -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.3/27/1950 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American
🎵🎸Tony Banks -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.3/27/1950
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Singer, Rock & Roll Keyboardist, English
Misc: some say b. 1951
Group Names: Genesis
🏆🏁🏇Chris McCarron -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.3/27/1955 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Jockey
🏆⚾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)
🏆⚾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.
🏆🏈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)
🎵Leroy Carr -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/27/1905 d.4/29/1935 (30)
Hall of Famer, Pianist, Blues Singer
🏆⛸F. Ritter Shumway -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/27/1906 d.3/9/1992 (85)
Hall of Famer, Figure Skater
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🎵Robert "Junior" Lockwood -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/27/1915 d.11/21/2006 (91)
Hall of Famer, Blues Performer
💰🎵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
🎨🏆Murray Olderman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/27/1922 N.S. d.6/10/2020 N.S. (98)
Hall of Famer, Editorial Cartoonist, Sports Writer
Misc: specialized in cartoons related to sports.
🎵"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
🎵Johnny Copeland -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/27/1937 d.7/3/1997 (60)
Hall of Famer, Blues Singer/Guitarist
🏆🏁Maurice Petty -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/27/1939 N.S. d.7/25/2020 N.S. (81)
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.
🏆🏒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)
🏆🏒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)
🏆🥊Jack Britton -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/14/1885 N.S. d.3/27/1962 N.S. (76)
Hall of Famer, Boxer
✍🎭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)
🎵Gordon Stoker -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/3/1924 d.3/27/2013 (88)
Hall of Famer, Country Singer
Group Names: The Jordanaires
🎵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
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