Have You Ever Seen Or Met Anyone Famous?

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  • Iamallcool

    I have met Karl Adams, hey he was not on the gb. He gave more than 3 hours talk and I talked to him after the talk very briefly.

  • smiddy

    My wife and I met Jillian Armanante at the farmers market in Los Angeles on our 50th wedding anniversary visit to the USA .A lovely freindly lady .What I didn`t know then ,we share the same birthdate .


  • Quentin

    A short backstage visit with Ricky Nelson....Clayton Moore ( Lone Ranger )....

  • Honeybucket

    some actress on melrose place..Josie bissit. She got mad at me because I folded up her autographed pic. I was 9. I also have met Ryan Stiles on Who's line is it anyway. And that weird guy with the clicky tongue on Dead man on campus.

  • ShirleyW

    Too numerous to mention living in NYC also grew up around a few famous folks in my neighborhood

  • James Brown
    James Brown

    I've met James Taylor, Elton John, Blue Oyster Cult.

    Back in the 90's I used to work out at World Gym in Largo, and

    everyday Hulk Hogan and MachoMan Randy Savage would be in there

    working out and I would talk to Hulk Hogan about Music and Harley Davidsons.

    My wife and I used to run into Hulk Hogan all the time and he would remember us and talk to us

    at Restaurants, nightclubs, gnc vitamin stores riding my Harley and driving my boat in Clearwater.

    One time I was singing karaokee and he waved to me from the back of the bar.

    There were other famous wrestlers I would talk to at the gym also. Brutus the barber beefcake,

    Greg Valentine and the Bushwakers.

    I have worked with

    a professional baseball player at the jail I worked at He played for the Cleveland Indians, Atlanta Braves,

    Chicago White Soxs and Philadelphai Philies. They had pictures all over the jail of him taging out Reggie Jackson

    at home plate.

    I also met Brother Knorr when I played Ham in the drama of Noahs Ark in Cleveland about 1975.

    I have also met and talked with a football player who was in

    Several super bowls, I met him at the gym. I also worked with several professional football players at the county

    jail. I wont say the name of the baseball player or the football players do to confidentiality matters.

    As a deputy Sheriff I met several notorious people at the county Jail a cop killer and other killers and people

    who got shot up by the police and were in the news. I have met and talked to notorious bank robbers, and

    notorious murderers one who got a lot of news coverage for decapitating his girl friend. I also met a local

    youth who was notorious for trying to carry out a columbine killing spree in Florida.

    I saw Ron Jeremy when I was going into Epcot center 3 years ago. He was with a group of female

    porn stars.

    When I used to manage my sons little league baseball team the Tigers, one of the Opposing team, the Orioles

    was managed by Allen Mortham. His wife who would come to the games was Secretary of State of Florida,

    Sandra Mortham.

    My son used to work as a nurse practioner at Largo medical center with the Govenor of Floridas father

    Charlie Christ Sr.

    I've met Joe Walsh of the James Gang and the Eagles, when I was young I used to go see him

    when he would play in the teen clubs, no alcohol in Cleveland. I have also met all of the Raspberrys including

    Eric Carmen. I also met Benjamin Orr from the Cars when he used to play in a Cleveland band Called the Grasshoppers.

    Also back in the 90's when I was making and had money I would go skiing to colorado every year

    and we would go with local popular radio dejays Mason Dixon, Bobby Rich, Bill Conley and Mike Reeves, these people are

    famous in Tampa.

  • exwhyzee

    On the streets of New York, Mandy Patinkin, John Lithgow, Dan Rather and Martin Short

    In California, Arnold and Maria Schwarzenegger twice in one weekend once in Sacramento while rafting on the American River and the next day I bumped into them again in Palm Springs in a gift shop. I told them " I promise.... I'm not following you" they laughed. Jay Lenno, Drew Carey, Pat Boone, Doris Phelps (everybody loves Raymond) Katherine Helmund (who's the boss). in Hawaii, Peter Frampton and in Oregon, Brendan Fraser.

    I think I stood next to Rosie O'Donnell at a urinal once, but I could be mistaken.

  • clarity

    Yup ..... Mickey Rooney & Mickey Mouse


  • Hortensia

    I had lunch next to Madeleine Albright some years ago, at a hotel in Palm Desert, Ca. I gave massage to some famous folks when I worked in the Palm Springs/Rancho Mirage area, can't say who -- confidentiality. Actors/actresses.

  • rip van winkle
    rip van winkle

    This is the third timeand last time I will write this- The two previous disappeared!

    Tim Curry- numerous times. Jane Seymour, Ian Mckellan. Liz taylor getting out of her limo on Broadway. Nancy Reagan at the World Premeire of the movie musical "Annie".

    Joe Strummer of The Clash hanging out at a club. Billy Idol hanging out at a club. Joe Jackson(the singer not MJ's Dad) at a club. DeeDee Ramone at a club after a performance. Cyndi Lauper(when she was in the band Blue Angel) Darryl Hall of Hall and Oates in the Village. Freddy Mercury at an upscale store on 5th Avenue and I have the autographed receipt of his purchase. Syl Sylvain of The New York Dolls and The Heartbreakers riding a bike with a banana seat and we smoked a doobie.

    John Ritter and Dorothy Stratten while filming a scene from the movie"They All Laughed" in the late, late night/early morn in the Village. And another time, Ben Gazzara and Audrey Hepburn and Colleen Camp filming the same movie.

    Tom Jarrold a formr ABC reporter(who interviewed Lorena Bobbit)

    Joan Rivers at the old MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas in a bathrobe on her wy to the pool. She was friendly.

    Jerry Stiller(pre-Seinfeld) in the Village-very unfriendly

    Child actor Mason Reese(underwood deviled ham) on a school outing. Richie Havens at my school. That's all I can remember, but there's a few more.

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