Posts Tagged: England

John ‘Clarkie’ Souza, considered one of greatest American soccer players, played in ’50 upset of England

It’s more than likely that you never saw John “Clarkie” Souza play soccer. Souza passed away on Sunday in York, Pa. He was 91 years old, and is being celebrated this week as one of the finest players in American

John ‘Clarkie’ Souza, considered one of greatest American soccer players, played in ’50 upset of England

It’s more than likely that you never saw John “Clarkie” Souza play soccer. Souza passed away on Sunday in York, Pa. He was 91 years old, and is being celebrated this week as one of the finest players in American

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Girls went ape for Davy Jones, 66, The Monkees’ heartthrob with the Beatles-like accent

(What boy in the 1960s didn’t want girls screaming for him the way they screamed for Davy Jones and The Monkees. And yet, I never hated them. I thought they’d be fun neighbors, living next door in a madcap household

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Girls went ape for Davy Jones, 66, The Monkees’ heartthrob with the Beatles-like accent

(What boy in the 1960s didn’t want girls screaming for him the way they screamed for Davy Jones and The Monkees. And yet, I never hated them. I thought they’d be fun neighbors, living next door in a madcap household

Harry Keough, 84, played on US soccer team that stunned England in World Cup in 1950

(You can imagine how England’s defeat – and the United States’ win – went down in Europe in 1950. Must have been a huge embarrassment on the continent.) ST. LOUIS – Harry Keough, a St. Louis postman who reached the

Harry Keough, 84, played on US soccer team that stunned England in World Cup in 1950

(You can imagine how England’s defeat – and the United States’ win – went down in Europe in 1950. Must have been a huge embarrassment on the continent.) ST. LOUIS – Harry Keough, a St. Louis postman who reached the

Florence Green, the last known WWI veteran, passes quietly in England

KING’S LYNN, England – Florence Green never saw the front line. Her war was spent serving food, not dodging bullets. But Green, who has died at age 110, was the last known surviving veteran of World War I. She was

Florence Green, the last known WWI veteran, passes quietly in England

KING’S LYNN, England – Florence Green never saw the front line. Her war was spent serving food, not dodging bullets. But Green, who has died at age 110, was the last known surviving veteran of World War I. She was

Stunningly beautiful, Henny Bario was one of Europe’s most famous clowns

Henny Bario, who has died in France aged 88, was the last of one of Europe’s greatest families of circus clowns. Born Henny Sosman on July 23 1923, she was the daughter of the Belgian clown, acrobat and rider Martin

Stunningly beautiful, Henny Bario was one of Europe’s most famous clowns

Henny Bario, who has died in France aged 88, was the last of one of Europe’s greatest families of circus clowns. Born Henny Sosman on July 23 1923, she was the daughter of the Belgian clown, acrobat and rider Martin