Yendris Rodríguez Váldez was a Cuban professional middleweight, super middleweight, light heavyweight and cruiserweight boxer, based in the Miami, Florida, area, whose career ended when he was shot to death during a dispute at work.
Ferhat Abbas was an Algerian politician who acted in a provisional capacity as the then yet-to-become independent country's President from 1958 to 1961, as well as the first President of the National Assembly and the first acting President after independence.
The Honeycombs were an English beat/pop group, founded in 1963 in North London, best known for their chart-topping 1964 hit, the million selling "Have I the Right?"The band featured Honey Lantree on drums, one of the few female drummers in bands at that time.
Billy Barty was an American actor and activist. In adult life, he stood 3 ft 9 in tall, due to cartilage–hair hypoplasia dwarfism, and because of his short stature, he was often cast in movies opposite taller performers for comic effect.