🏆🏈Jay Novacek -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.10/24/1962
Hall of Famer, NFL Tight End, College Football Player
Misc: 5x Pro Bowl, 3x Super Bowl champion; in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: University of Wyoming in Laramie, St. Louis/Phoenix Cardinals (1985-1989), Dallas Cowboys (1990-1996)
🏆🏁🏊Petar Stoychev -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.10/24/1976 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Bulgarian
🏆Charlie (Ice Dancer) White -- is 34 in the year 2021 and 35 in the year 2022; b.10/24/1987 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Ice Dancer, Olympic Athlete
⚛⛪⚖William Penn -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/14/1644 J-LD or 10/24/1644 N.S. d.7/30/1718 (73)
Hall of Famer, Pioneer, Quaker, Colonist, English
Misc: Pennsylvania founder
🏆🏒John Bower "Bouse" Hutton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/24/1877 N.S. d.10/27/1962 N.S. (85)
Hall of Famer, NHL Goaltender, Canadian
Sports Teams: Ottawa Hockey Club (possibly 1898-1909)
🏆Paul Günther -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/24/1882 N.S. d.2/13/1959 N.S. (76)
Hall of Famer, Diver, Olympic Athlete, German
🏆🏁🏊Arno Bieberstein -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/24/1884 N.S. d.7/7/1918 N.S. (33)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, German
🏆🥊Ted Lewis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/24/1894 d.10/20/1970 (75)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, English
🎵Sonny Terry -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/24/1911 d.3/11/1986 (74)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Blues Singer, Blues Harmonicaist
Group Names: Brownie & Sonny
🏆🏈Y. A. Tittle -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/24/1926 d.10/8/2017 N.S. (90)
Hall of Famer, NFL Quarterback
Names/Places: RFMN:Yelberton Abraham
Misc: N.Y. Giants MVP '61,'63, 7x Pro Bowl; played 17 years in AFC and NFL; All-Pro 4 times; league MVP with San Francisco (1957) and NY Giants (1962); passed for 28,339 career yards; Giants #14 retired
Sports Teams: Baltimore Colts (1948-1950), San Francisco 49ers (1951-1960), New York Giants (1961-1964)
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🏆🏈John David Roberts -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/24/1932 d.5/25/2021 N.S. (88)
Hall of Famer, NFL Coach, NFL Player, College Football Player
Misc: in the College Football Hall of Fame
🏆🏈Johnny Lattner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/24/1932 d.2/13/2016 N.S. (83)
Hall of Famer, College Football Player
Misc: Heisman Trophy (1953)
Sports Teams: University of Notre Dame, Pittsburgh Steelers (1954)
✍⚖Daniel Webster -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/18/1782 d.10/24/1852 (70)
Hall of Famer, Orator, Statesman, Government Official, Attorney/Lawyer
Names/Places: b. in Salisbury, NH
Misc: secretary of state
🏆⚽Clem Stephenson -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/6/1890 d.10/24/1961 (71)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, English
Misc: inside forward
🎭🏆⚾Jackie Robinson -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/31/1919 d.10/24/1972 (53)
Hall of Famer, Movie Actor, MLB Second Baseman
Names/Places: RFN:Jack Roosevelt
Misc: 6x All-Star, World Series champion (1955), 2x NL stolen base leader, NL MVP 1949; he broke baseball's color barrier with Brooklyn Dodgers '47; was the first black American elected to Baseball's Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Kansas City Monarchs (Negro Leagues), Brooklyn Dodgers (1947-1956)
🏆🏁Richard Ernest "Richie" Evans -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/23/1941 N.S. d.10/24/1985 N.S. (44)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
Misc: won nine NASCAR National Modified Championships
🏆🥊Henry Armstrong -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/12/1912 d.10/24/1988 (75)
Hall of Famer, Boxer
Misc: Held feather-, welter-& lghtwt-titles simultaneously 1937-38
✍🎭Eugene Wesley "Gene" Roddenberry -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/19/1921 N.S. d.10/24/1991 N.S. (70)
Hall of Famer, Screenwriter, TV/Movie Producer
Names/Places: Majel Barrett's husband
Misc: decorated WWII bomber pilot
TV Shows: Star Trek (creator), Star Trek: The Next Generation (creator)
🏆🏒Bill Chadwick -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/10/1915 d.10/24/2009 (94)
Hall of Famer, Sports Announcer, Hockey Figure
Names/Places: RFMN:William Leroy; NN:The Big Whistle
Misc: Hockey referee; vision in one eye, developed hand signals to signify penalties.
Sports Teams: New York Rangers (broadcaster)
🏆🎾Margaret Osborne du Pont -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/4/1918 N.S. d.10/24/2012 N.S. (94)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player
Misc: won 5 French, 7 Wimbledon and an unprecedented 24 U.S. national titles in singles, doubles and mixed doubles from 1941-62.
🎭🎵Bobby Vee -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/30/1943 N.S. d.10/24/2016 N.S. (73)
Hall of Famer, Actor, Songwriter, Pop Singer
Names/Places: b. in Fargo, ND; RN:Robert Thomas Velline
🎵🎷Fats Domino -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/26/1928 N.S. d.10/24/2017 N.S. (89)
Hall of Famer, Composer, Songwriter, Bandleader, Jazz Pianist, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: b. in New Orleans; RN:Antoine Domino Jr.
Misc: New Orleans jazzman; His biggest hit on the pop charts is the 1956 song ``Blueberry Hill,'' which reaches No. 2 and receives a Grammy Hall of Fame Award in 1987. He has nine No. 1 singles on the R&B charts, including ``Ain't That a Shame.''
Song Titles: Ain't That a Shame, I'm in Love Again, Blueberry Hill, I'm Walkin'
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