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Additional Information (as of 27-NOV-2003)

HAMS OF NOTE AND NOTABLE HAMS     02-02-03

ROYALTY & DICTATORS

A4XAA      QABUS BIB SAID, THE SULTAN OF OMAN
AC3PT      THONDUP, THE KING OF SIKKIM AKA P. T. NAMGYAL, (SK)
EA1JC      JUAN CARLOS, THE KING OF SPAIN
EP1MP     MAHMUD REZA PAHLAVI,SON OF THE LATE SHAH OF IRAN,(SK)
HS1A       BHUMIPHOL ADULAYADEJ, THE KING OF THAILAND
I0FCG FRANCESCO COSSIGA ,THE PRESIDENT OF ITALY

JY1 KING HUSSEIN OF JORDON (ALSO "EPIJY") (SK)
JY1NH OUEEN NOOR (WIDOW OF KING HUSSEIN)
JY2HT CROWN PRINCE HASSAN
JY2RZ PRINCE RAAD, COUSIN OF KING HUSSEIN & CHAIRMAN OF THE ROYAL JORDANIAN RADIO SOCIETY
LU1SM DR. CARLOS SAUL MENEM, THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF ARGENTINA
OE5AH ARCH DUKE ANTON HAPSBURG, (SK)
VU2RG RAJIV GANDHI, THE PRIME MINISTER OF INDIA,(SK)
VU2SON SONIA GANDHI, THE WIFE OF RAJIV GANDHI
Y15KG KING FAISAL GHAZL, THE KING OF IRAQ, (SK)
YN1AS ANASTATIO SOMOZA, DICTATOR OF NICARAGUA, (SK)

ASTRONAUTS
7L2NJY MAMORU MOHRI
DD6CF REINHARD FURRER (SK) Payload Specialist
DF4TR THOMAS REITER
DG1KIH HANS SCHLEGEL PS
DI31KIM ULRICH WALTER PS
DG1MIR HELEN SHARMAN
DG2KM ERNST MESSERRSCHMID PS
DL3LUM JOERG HAHN
DP0MIR KLAU-DIETRICH FLADE
F5MIR MICHAEL TOGNINI (KD5EJZ)) Mission Specialist
ON1AFD DIRK FRIMOUT PS

ON1DWN  FRANK DE WINNE
PE1LFO WUBBO OCKELS PS

RK3FU  SERGEI TRESCHEV

RK3FZ  VALERY KORZUN, COMMANDER
RV3DR SERGEI SAMBUROV - CHIEF OF THE COSMONAUT AMATEUR RADIO DEPT

RV3FB  NIKOLAI BUDARIN, FLIGHT ENGINEER

RW3FU   YURI USACHEV   COMMANDER

RZ3FK  VALERY KORZUN  CREW COMMANDER

RZ3FU  SERGEI TRESCHEV  FLIGHT ENGINEER
U1MIR VLADIMIR TITOV
KD5AOS VLADIMIR TITOV
U5MIR SERGEI KRIKALEV - COS
U2MIR MUSA MANAROV (RV3AM)
U3MIR VALERY POLYAKOV
UV3AM MUSA MANAROV
U4MIR ALEKSANDR VOLKOV
U6MIR ANATOLY SOLOVOV
U7MIR ALEXANDER BALANDIN
U8MIR ALEXANDER KALERI
U9MIR ALEXANDER VIKTORENKO
RV3DW SERGEI AVDEYEV
N3TQA SAM DURRANCE, PS
KE41QB CHARLES BOLDEN CDR
N4BQW CHARLES E. BRADLY, JR MS
W4NYZ JOHN DAVID F. BARTOE PS
WA4SIR RON PARISE PS
KB5AWP KEN CAMERON CDR
KC5ACR BILL MC ARTHUR MS
KC5AXA MARTIN FETTMAN PS
KC5BTK JANICE (VOSS) FORD MS
KC5ETH RONALD SEGA, PHD MS
KC5HBR JERRY LINENGER MS
KC5KII WENDY LAWRENCE MS
KC5RNI JAMES HALSELL MS
KC5RNJ CHRIS HADFIELD MS
KC5RSY SCOTT PARAZYNSKI MS
W5LFL OWEN GARRIOT MS

N5QWL JAY APT MS, NOW DIRECTOR OF THE CARNEGIE MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY IN PITTSBURGH, PA.
N5RAW STEVE NAGEL DR
N5RAX LINDA (GODWIN) NAGEL MS
N5SCW JERRY ROSS MS
KB5SIX ELLEN BAKER, DR. MS
KB5SIW RICHARD RICHARDS DR
KC5TIE CARL WALZ MS
KC5TZQ JOHN BLAHA DR
KB5TZZ ELLEN OCHOA, PH. D. MS
KB5UAC COLIN "MIKE" FOALE, PHD. MS
KB5UAH KEN COCKERELL DR
KC5FVF DONALD THOMAS MS
KC5VPF DAVID WOLF
KC5ZSU LAURA CLARK, DR.

KC5ZTD   PEGGY  WHITSON

KD5JBP  KEN BOWERSOX   COMMANDER

KD5MDT  DON THOMAS  SCIENCE OFFICER

KD5OPQ   FRANK CULBERTSON     COMMANDER
N5WQC DAVID LEESTMA MS
N5WQW BRIAN DUFFY DR
KB5YSQ CHARLES PRECOURT DR
KB5YSR STEVE OSWALD CDR
KC5MGA WILLIAM GREGORY PS
KC5MGF TAMARA JERNIGAN MS

KC7NHZ  SUSAN HELMS
KD5CHF ANDREW THOMAS
N5YYV KATHRYN D. SULLIVAN MS
KG6FZX DENNIS TITO, FIRST "CIVILIAN" TO TRAVEL IN SPACE AND ORBIT    THE EARTH IN THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION...MAY 2001
W0ORE TONY ENGLAND MS

SPACE CENTERS
WA3NAN GODDARD SPACE CENTER, MARYLAND
W5RRR JOHNSON SPACE CENTER, TEXAS
W6VIO JET PROPULSION LAB, PASADENA, CA.

POLITICAL  /   MIITARY
JI1KIT KEIZO OBUCHI, FORMER JAPANESE PRIME MINISTER, 1998 (SK)
KB2CRO FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT III
K2PRB LOU PATAKI, BROTHER OF THE GOV. OF NEW YORK STATE
K2ZCZ GEORGE S. PATAKI, GOVERNOR OF NEW YORK STATE, (NO LONGER LICENSED)
W2ZK AMORY "BUD" WAITE, AID TO ADMIRAL BYRD (SK)
KB4BR HAMILTON HICKS, MAYOR OF WILMINGTON, N.C.
N4HX JAMES R. BULLINGTON, U.S. AMBASSADOR TO BURUNDI
K4TPJ DAVID FUNDERBURK, REPUBLICAN CONGRESSMAN

KF4MGU  TIM ROBINSON   BOWLING GREEN, KY POLICE OFFICER OF THE YEAR  (2001)
W5LCI JAMES SHAVER, ARKANSAS HOUSE OF REP., RETIRED

WD5DVR  MICHAEL ROSS, ARKANSAS, U. S. HOUSE OF REP.
K6ARO WILLIAM A. WILSON, FORMER (FIRST) U.S. AMBASSADOR TO THE VATICAN
W6EZV CURTIS LE MAY, FOUR STAR GENERAL, USAF, RETIRED AWARDED THE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS, (SK)
WA6HXM PETER VON HAGEN, PLANNING COMM. IN THE CITY OF PALOS VERDES
WA6IOG VERN ORR, SECRETARY OF THE AIR FORCE AT THE PENTAGON
KG6LF JERRY BOYD, POLICE CHIEF, CITY OF MARTINEZ, CA.
WB6MOU A. B. (BUCK) CATLIN, FORMER FULLERTON CITY MAYOR AND COUNCIL MEMBER
WB6OFO ROBERT GOLDBERG, FORMER MAYOR OF EAGLE POINT, OR.
W6VH JAMES H. BROWN, RETIRED MUNICIPAL JUDGE, LOS ANGELES, CA. (SK)
W6ZH HERBERT HOOVER, JR. (SK)
W6ZH PETE HOOVER (H.H. THE 3RD), COMMUNICATIONS CO-ORDINATOR FOR THE AMERICAN RED CROSS
W7LHI BILL ENGLISH, ARIZONA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

WB7OCE  GREG WALDEN  OREGON - U.S.HOUSE OF  REPRESENTATIVES
K7UGA BARRY GOLDWATER, U. S. SENATOR, RETIRED (SK)
K0DWF FRANCIS "BUTCH" GRISWOLD, RETIRED USAF GENERAL, (SK)  AID TO GEN. CURTIS LE MAY
K0DQ JOHN SCOTT REDD, COMMANDER, U.S. NAVAL FORCES, CENTRAL COMMAND

AG0X MARSHALL QUIAT, FORMER JUDGE AND STATE LEGISLATOR DENVER, CO.

RADIO, TELEVISION, FILM & NEWS PERSONALITIES
50Y HOWARD HUGHES, PRODUCER, DIRECTOR (SK)
TI2DR DAVID RUBEN (DR.), AUTHOR OF "EVERYTHING YOU ALWAYS WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT SEX-BUT WERE AFRAID TO ASK"
G3KOX NICK WAITE, ABC-TV NEWS, ENGLAND (ALSO "VY2TX")
WA1ILH STAN GOLDEN, VP IN CHARGE OF DISTRIBUTION, ALAN LANDSBURG PRODUCTIONS
N2BEI JOE NUZZO, ABC-TV ENGINEER
W2VSC OTIS FREEMAN, TV ENGINEERING PIONEER, 1984 EMMY WINNER
WA2CJD "BUNNIE" ZEIRA, ABC NEWS, NEW YORK
KB26SD WALTER CRONKITE, NETWORK NEWSPERSON (RETIRED)
K2KLV NORM BERNSTEIN, WIBX, UTICA, NEW YORK
W2HXC BYRON PAUL, TV PROD./PTNR OF DICK VAN DYKE
W2JKD JIM DAVIS, RADIO PERSONALITY, ATLANTA, GA.
WA2MKI LARRY FERRARI, WPVI-TV, PHILADELPHIA, PA.
W2MLM CARL LINDERMAN, NETWOOK EXECUTIVE (SK)
K20RS JEAN SHEPHARD, AUTHOR AND RADIO PERSONALITY, NYC (SK)
WA2PUU VIVIAN E. DOUGLAS, WRITES A HAM RADIO COLUMN IN THE SYRACUSE (N.Y.) HERALD AMERICAN
WB2QCM BOB GILMARTIN, CBS-TV TECHNICIAN
W2SKE BILL LEONARD, VP OF CBS (RETIRED) (SK)
K2SSQ HENRY FEINBERG, SPECIAL EFFECTS TECHNICIAN "STAR WARS" & "E. T. "
KX2Z TONY BONGIOVI, COUSIN OF JON BONGIOVI (BON JOVI)
N3CIN PAUL ANTHONY, RADIO PERSONALITY, WASHINGTON, D.C.
K3CQY JOE MARTOCCI, NBC-TV TECHNICIAN
K3SA STEVE AFFENS, 1968 CAMERAMAN OF THE YEAR, WHITE HOUSE NEWS PHOTOGRAPHERS ASSN.
W3SON RICHARD DEAN, RADIO & TV STATION OWNER (INCLUDING KNZZ, GRAND JUNCTION,CO.)
W4CGP  CHET ATKINS, ENTERTAIWR
N4VA      LARRY VOGT, CBS-TV TECHNICIAN
WA4IUM SAM BROWN, NBC-TV NEWS
WB4KCG RONNIE MILSAP, ENTERTAINER
N4KET DAVID FRENCH, SENIOR WEEK-END ANCHORMAN FOR CNN WASHINGTON, D.C.
K4LIB ARTHUR GODFREY, RADIO & TV PERSONALITY (SK)

KG4UYY  LANCE BASS   MEMBER OF  “N SYNC”  
KN4UB LARRY JUNSTROM, BASS PLAYER FOR THE BANK "38 SPECIAL"
W4WRO EMERY GORDY, RECORD PRODUCER & "O.M." OF COUNTRY SINGER PATTY LOVELESS
KD4WUJ PATTY LOVELESS, (RAMEY) COUNTRY SINGER, WINNER 1996 & 1997 FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR BY THE COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION
W4ZG WORTH GRUELLE, AUTHOR OR RAGGEDY ANN & ANDY
WB5GPA LOWELL THOMAS, RADIO NEWS COMMENTATOR & AUTHOR
N5GZP STEVEN SELLERS, NEWS DIRECTOR/BROADCASTER KGMG-FM, SAN DIEGO
WD5JFW RAYMOND CRAMTON (CHAD EVERETT, ACTOR) (NLL)
WB6ACU JOE WALSH, ENTERTAINER (THE EAGLES)
W6AG RICHARD "RED" BLANCHARD, RADIO PERSONALITY
K6APL BERT GORDON, PRODUCER, DIRECTOR
W6AQ DAVE BELL, PRODUCER, DIRECTOR, EMMY WINNER
K6ATX W.A."TOMMIE" TOMPKINS, TV SCREENWRITER, RADIO BROADCASTER, NEWSPAPER COLUMNIST & AUTHOR OF THE "TOMMIE ROCKFORD" BOOKS (SK)
K6BJH ROBERT BEASLEY, CARTOONIST FOR WORLDRADIO, 73 MAG and QST
WD6BYT TIM O'CONNER, ACTOR
N6CKF LLOYD BOCHNER, ACTOR
WA6CNN DANIEL J. GRAHAM, FORMER CBS EXECUTIVE, SCULPTOR
WB6CUB MICHAEL TUCCI, (DR.) BROADCAST ENGINEER KFOX - 1970-77, KNAC - 1971-73, SPENT THE WINTER OF 1978 ON THE CONTINENT OF ANTARCTICA AS A MEMBER OF THE NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION.
K6DUE ROY NEAL, NBC NEWS (SK)

K6DXK ERNEST LEHMAN, SCREENWRITER OF "WEST SIDE STORY" and "THE SOUND OF MUSIC", AUTHOR OF "THE FRENCH ATLANTIC AFFAIR" OSCAR WINNER, 2000
AB6EC G. CHAMBERS WILLIAMS, III, ORANGE CO. REGISTER FEATURE WRITER
AD6O J. J. QUINN, FEATURE WRITER, SANTA MONICA OUTLOOK
W6EGR JOHN DAILEY, ACTOR
K6ELX ELLIOTT BLOCH, ABC-TV ENGINEER
WB6END BOB CHENAULT, TV PRODUCER
N6DIW STEVEN DORFMAN, WRITER ON JEOPARDY, CBS-TV
K6FG MARK WEISS, COMMISSIONER, L.A. CO. SUPERIOR COURT
W6FRM HARRY HARRIS, EMMY WINNER, T.V. PERSONALITY, L.A.
N6FFT RAY BRIEM, ABC RADIO PERSONALITY, L.A., HAS A "STAR" ON THE HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME
N6FWD SANDY WARD, ACTOR
N6GKV ART GILMORE, RED SKELTON'S ANNOUNCER
N6GND VAL CLENARD, RADIO & TV PERSONALITY, L.A. (CA)
KI6GU JIM WATKINS, RADIO PERSONALITY, L.A. (CA)
W6GY BEN MC GLASHAN, FOUNDER OF KGFJ RADIO, L.A., CA (SK)
N6HL HARVEY LAIDMAN, T.V. DIRECTOR
KA6HVK BURL IVES, ENTERTAINER (SK)
N6IJR MICHAEL BENNER, D.J., KLOS, L.A. (CA)
N6ISW BUSINESSWOMAN & MUSICIAN - BASSIST IN "PARADISE JUNCTION" BLUEGRASS BAND
KB6IZ JAY REISMAN, CBS NEWS, L.A. (CA)
N6KGB JAMES J. STEWART (STEWARD GRANGER) (SK)
KE6LLZ JIMMY GUERRERO, RADIO,& T.V. TECHNICIAN FOR GOODYEAR AIRSHIP OPERATIONS (L.A.,CA)
W6LNH FRED GATELY, CINEMATOGRAPHER (SK)
KI6M STU GILLIAM, ENTERTAINER
WB6MJV JOHNNY GRANT, TV (KTLA) AND RADIO PERSONALITY, HAS A "STAR" ON THE HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME
W6MLZ RAY MYERS, JOURNALIST' L.A./CMDR. U.S. NAVY (SK)
WA6MPG WAYNE RANKIN, CBS TECHNICIAN
WA6MOS JOE PEVNEY, FILM & TV DIRECTOR
W6NAZ LENORE KINGSTON JENSEN, RADIO, FILM PERSONALITY (SK)
KK6NE CHUCK PHARIS, ABC, TV ENGINEER
KO6KA GARRY SHANDLING, ENTERTAINER (DAVE WADDELL)
W6PJX BERNIE ABRAMSON, CINEMATOGRAPHER
W6QUT FREEMAN GOSDEN, "AMOS" OF "AMOS & ANDY" (SK)
W6OBB ART BELL, RADIO TALK SHOW HOST (KFI, LOS ANGELES, CA)
KH6OX BILL ORENSTEIN, NBC NEWS
WA6RBU MARLON BRANDO, ACTOR (NNL) (ALSO FOSGQ, MARTIN BRANDEAUX)
W6RCL ALAN KAUL, WEST COAST DIR OF NBC NIGHTLY NEWS
WB6RER ANDY DEVINE, ENTERTAINER (SK)
K6RFU AL GLASSER, COMPOSER/CONDUCTOR
KE6SBY GEORGE FISCHBECK (DR.), KABC-L.A.,T.V.(CA) WEATHERMAN
W6TIA RICHARD RUDMAN, KFWB RADIO, L.A.
W6TZY ART NADEL, TV AND FILM PRODUCER/WRITER (SK)
W6UK ALVINO REY, BIG BAND LEADER (40'S & 50'S)
KA6UXR ALEX COMFORT (DR.), AUTHOR OF "THE JOY OF SEX"
WA6UVD MARTY GOLD, PRODUCTION MANAGER, ALAN LANDSBURG PRODUCTIONS
WB6UYW BILL PEARL, RADIO PERSONALITY, L.A.
N6VL JOE WESTHEIMER, OPTICAL EFFECTS EXPERT
W6VLH MEL SHAVELSON, PRODUCER, DIRECTOR, WRITER OF FILMS AND BOOKS
WB6WFV DAVID RIZZO, KABC-AM RADIO'S "MR. ROADMAP", MR. KFI, (ALSO A PODIATRIST)
W6XYZ ORIGINAL CALL SIGN OF T.V. STATION, KTLA, L.A.
K6YBV BOB RINGWALD, FATHER OF (ACTRESS) MOLLY RINGWALD
N6YOS LOU LOU BEAULIEU (AKA PRICILLA PRESLEY)
N6ZL WERNER H. RUHL, TECH DIRECTOR, ABC-TV (RETIRED)
WB6ZRC HOWARD LIPSTONE, FILM & TV PRODUCER
KA7EVD DONNIE OSMOND, ENTERTAINER (NO LONGER LICENSED) (MAY BE WD4SKT)
KB7LPW LEN WINKLER, RADIO STATION KFNN, PHOENIX, AZ. "HAM RADIO & MORE"
KA9BZM BILL SHORTZ, SPORTSCASTER, WIFN, FRANKLIN, IN.
K0HWY TEX BENEKE, BAND LEADER (40'S & 50'S) (SK)


W0RX REX HOWELL, FOUNDER AND OWNER OF NUMEROUS BROADCAST RADIO STATIONS IN COLORADO- KREX (GRAND JUNCTION), KREY (MONTROSE) AND KREZ (DURANGO)


MEMBERS OF THE WAYNE KING BAND
KA0LCU HAROLD TRACY                

WA3PUN ED BOLTON               

W0JFO DON KORINEK             

W9QBB TASKER DAY       

W0SWS RUSS FREYMUTH

RELIGION
SP3RN SAINT MAXIMILIAN KOLBE , POLANDS "MARTYR OF CHARITY", CANONIZED 10-10-1982 (SK)
W6QYI ROGER MAHONEY, CARDINAL IN THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, LOS ANGELES COUNTY

SCIENTISTS/INVENTORS
8CR POWELL CROSLEY, FOUNDER OF CROSLEY RADIO, WLW-AM, OH. AND THE CROSLEY AUTOMOBILE (SK)
9ZN EUGENE F. MC DONALD, JR., FOUNDER OF ZENITH RADIO
K1JT JOSEPH H. TAYLOR, JR., (DR.) NOBEL PRIZE WINNER FOR PHYSICS -1993
WB2LAV RUSSEll HULSE (DR.) NOBEL PRIZE WINNER FOR PHYSICS - 1993
K5AQ DONALD HALL, DIRECTOR OF THE INSTITUTE FOR PACIFIC                 ASIA AT TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY
N6NB WAYNE OVERBECK, ATTORNEY, COLLEGE PROFESSOR AND FORMER HAM OF THE YEAR, ALSO THE INVENTOR OF THE "QUAGI" ANTENNA
K6OL ROBERT WALLACE, CHIEF SCIENTIST, OFFICE OF EARTHQUAKES, VOLCANOS & ENGINEERING: U.S GEOLOGICALSURVEY
K6PGX NORM CHALFIN (DR.), SCIENTIST REC'D 1997 E. F. JOHNSON PIONEER CITATION FROM THE RADIO CLUB OF AMERICA
K6UI W. ROSS ADEY (DR.), FORMER WHITE HOUSE ADVISOR ON ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION
WA6TWX D. KENT CULLERS, MANAGER OF "SETI" (SEARCH FOR EXTRATERRESTRIAL INTELLIGENCE)
WB6ABS CORKY ANGLE, INVENTOR OF THE LONG PLAY RECORD CARTRIDGE (SK)
WB6AHW FLOYD WOODWORTH, PRESIDENT & FOUNDER OF ASTATIC MIC LABS AND MAKER OF THE D-104 MIC (SK)
W6SJK JOHN KRAUS, DR. , BUILT OHIO STATE UNIVIS "BIG EAR" RADIO TELESCOPE (1950'S) A FORERUNNER TO THE EXTRATERRESTRIAL LIFE PROGRAM. (SK)

SPORTS/OLYMPICS
HI8MMJ MANNY MOTO, Former L.A. DODGERS BASEBALL COACH
KD6BP BOB MELUCCI, ASSN'T COACH, SAN DIEGO CHARGERS
KB6CZX SHIELA CONOVER, 1984 OLYMPIC KAYAKER (NNL)
NK7U JOE RUDI, FORMER PRO BASEBALL PLAYER (CAL ANGELS)
N8FTS DARREL PACE, 1984 OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST, ARCHERY

HISTORY
V3AYO TONY WELSHt RECIPIENT OF THE "KNIGHTS CROSS" FROM PRESIDENT VIGDIS OF ICELAND
VP2MN EARL "BOBBIE" MARTIN, RECIPIENT OF THE "BRITISH EMPIRE" AWARD FOR PUBLIC SERVICE
VR6TC TOM CHRISTIAN, DIRECT DESCENDANT OF "MR. CHRISTIAN" OF THE "BOUNTY," FAME
W6GLQ LOYD SIGMON, FORMER TV EXECUTIVE AND DEVELOPER OF THE "S1G-ALERT" SYSTEM
KB6LQS RICHARD RUTAN, FIRST NON-STOP FLIGHT AROUND THE WORLD IN AN ULTRA-LIGHT PLANE-DEC. 1986
KB6LQR JEANA YEAGER, FIRST NON-STOP FLIGHT AROUND THE                 WORLD IN AN ULTRA-LIGHT PLANE-DEC. 1986
WT6T J. R. BURROUGHS, GRANDSON OF EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS  (AUTHOR OF TARZAN)
W6VZA HENRY RICHTER, BROTHER OF CHARLES RICHTER (SCALE)



FAMOUS NAME IN AMATEUR RADIO
JA5FHB KATSUTSUGU SEKIYA MINISTER OF TELE-COMM. (FCC OF JAPAN)
JK1SIU NORIO OHGAt CHIEF EXECUTIVEt SONY CORP.
JM1UXU MASAYOSHI FUJIOKA, AWARDED THE 4TH ORDER OF SACRED TREASURE (ZUIHO PRIZE) BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF JAPAN
W8FRY DON HOFFMAN, FIRST CARTOONIST FOR "QST", STARTED THE "QSL" FAD (SK)
K1OKI MICHAEL P. SCHULHOF, PRES. & C.E.O. OF THE SONY CORP OF AMERICA (7JIATY)
W1AW HIRAM PERCY MAXIM, FOUNDER OF THE ARRL (SK)
1WD CLARENCE D. TUSKA, CO-FOUNDER OF THE ARRL (SK)
W1BX LESTER CUSHMAN, FOUNDER OF CUSHCRAFT CORP (SK)
W1CAS DANIEL NOBLE (PROFESSOR), V.P. OF MOTOROLA & FOUNDER OF COMMERCIAL 2 WAY RADIO (NLL)
KZ1Z PETER KEMP, ARRL 1990 PROFESSIONAL TEACHER OF THE YEAR, ARRL 1983 INSTRUCTOR OF THE YEAR
W2BLM HAROLD H. BEVERAGE, INVENTOR OF THE BEVERAGE RECEIVING ANTENNA (WAVE ANTENNA) (SK)
WB2JKJ JOE FAIRCLOUGH, ARRL 1987 PROFESSIONAL TEACHER OF THE YEAR (CO-WINNER)
N2KS KENNY SCHAFFER, INVENTOR OF THE WIRELESS STAGE MIC
WB2MGP CAROLE PERRY, ARRL 1987 PROFESSIONAL TEACHER OF THE YEAR (CO-WINNER)
W2NSD WAYNE GREEN, FOUNDER OF "73" MAGAZINE
WA2VQG BILL HELMETAG, ARRL 1990 INSTRUCTOR OF THE YEAR
K4EC B. FRANK BORSODY, FORMER CHIEF RADIO ENGINEER, USA, (NNL)
WA4FLQ WALTER BROWN, CHIEF COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER FOR GENERAL EISENHOWER IN PARIS (SK)
K4LMB ETHEL SMITH FOUNDER OF THE Y.L.R.L. (1939) (SK)
K4MOB WAYNE WILLIAMS, EDITOR OF THE SOUTHEASTERN REPT. JOURNAL
K5FLU MARTIN F. JUE, PRESIDENT AND FOUNDER OF "MFJ" ENTERPRISES
KC5VCF ALFRED FRONEFIELD - AWARDED THE "MILITARY OUTSTANDING VOLUNTEER SERVICE" MEDAL FOR 1995/96 BY THE U.S. ARMY
W6AM DON WALLACE, CHAMPION DX'ER (SK)
K6EZM LARRY GUY, FORMER ENGINEER IN CHARGE OF THE F.C.C. IN LONG BEACH, CA.
W6FA WILLIAM BRIDGES, PROFESSOR AT CAL TECH, DEVELOPER OF THE IONIZED NOBLE GAS LASER
K6HBP FERDI W.SCHOR, FORMER CHIEF ENGINEER OF THE HALLICRAFTERS CO. (SK)
WA6ITF BILL PASTERNAK, FOUNDER & EDITOR OF "NEWSLINE" DAYTON "HAM OF THE YEAR 1989", ARRL NATL. CERT. OF MERIT, 1994
W6IWO DALE SINNER, PUBLISHER OF "RTTY JOURNAL"
W6JKV JAMES TREYBIG, FOUNDER & PRES., C.E.O. OF TANDEM COMPUTER CORP
KE6LLZ JIMMY GUERRERO, RADIO & T.V. TECHNICIAN FOR THE                 GOODYEAR AIRSHIP OPERATIONS, CA.
KC6LXQ TONY VALDEZ, NEWSCASTER KTTV, CHANNEL 11, L.A. (CA)
W6QKI HERBERT G. JOHNSON, FOUNDER OF ATLAS & SWAN RADIO (SK)
W6JTB JOHN BARR, PHOTOJOURNALIST FOR "TIME" AND "PEOPLE"
W6QL IRIS COLVIN
W6KG LLOYD COLVIN (SK) REC'D THE ARRL AWARD AS "AMATEUR
RADIO AMBASSADORS OF THE DECADE" 1980/1990
WB6GOO EUGENE ROOT, V.P., LOCKHEED MISSILES (SK)
W6RJ ROBERT FERRERO, PRESIDENT, "HAM RADIO OUTLET"
N6RJ JIM RAFFERTY, VICE PRES., "HAM RADIO OUTLET" (S.K.
W6SAI BILL ORR, AUTHOR OF NUMEROUS AMATEUR RADIO BOOKS, (BEAM/QUAD ANTENNA, VHF-UHF MANUAL (SK)
W6UOU TED HENRY, HENRY RADIO
W6GVH JAMES HARVEY BROWN, MUNICIPAL JUDGE & L.A. CITY COUNCILMAN (RETIRED) (NNL)
N6WR ARMOND NOBLE, EDITOR & PUBLISHER OF "WORLDRADIO NEWS"
N6ZH BOB BURNS, JR., SON OF THE FAMOUS COMEDIAN AND BAZOOKA PLAYER
KB6ZV ROD STAFFORD, MUNICIPAL COURT JUDGE, SANTA CLARA CO., CA.
W6ZN WALT HENRY, HENRY RADIO (SK)
KA7ITT CYNTHIA WALL, AUTHOR OF ADVENTURE NOVELS ABOUT AMATEUR RADIO
N7ML MIKE LAMB FORMER CHAIRMAN OF AEA (ADVANCED ELECTRONIC APPLICATIONS)
K7GE JAMES LARSEN, FOUNDER OF LARSEN ANTENNA (SK)
K7TA CLIFFORD STOLL, BEST SELLING AUTHOR
WB6PAL AL GROSS. INVENTOR OF THE "WALKIE-TALKIE" (1938), THE FIRST WIRELESS PAGER AND THE CORDLESS TELEPHONE (SK)
W9AC WILLIAM J. HALLIGAN, FOUNDER OF "HALLICRAFTERS" (SK)
W0ARA BOB HENRY, HENRY RADIO (SK)
K0CBH RANDY GANTRY- PRESIDENT OF TIMEWAVE TECHNOLOGY OF
W0CXX ART COLLINS, COLLINS RADIO (SK)

 



VOICE OF AMERICA
VE3OLR RUBEN DEL CATILLO, BROADCASTER FOR V.O.A., LATIN AMERICAN DIVISION BETHANY (OHIO) V.O.A. RELAY STATION
K1FU JON BARTER
N2AD GARY KOSTER
WB4JUG DAVID FLINKER
KC4QG DAVID SITES
KE5NX DONALD CORCORAN
K7KMQ ROBERT GOODRICH
KE0ODO DONALD GOFFINET
KB1YU THOMAS RUPP
WB9AUJ JOHN VODENIK
WB9LMM ALEX KUHN
WD8NPZ RUSSELL EIDEMILLER
K5LWN WALT LA FLEUR, V.O.A., PRESENTED THE PRESIDENTIAL                 RANK OF DISTINGUISHED EXECUTIVE BY PRES. GEORGE BUSH


FAMOUS NAMES
THE NAME OF THE LISTED AMATEUR IS THE NAME ONLY OF A WELL KNOWN PERSONALITY (NOT THE ACTUAL PERSONALITY)

KB1EQ ROY ROGERS
WA2EKU ROBERT DORNAN
KB4INI ROBERT TAYLOR
W4BVX BILL CLINTON
KB5DQM JIMMY CARTER
WA6BGA RAY NOBLE
KN6NT RUDOLPH VALENTINO (SK)
W6FZZ SAMUEL F.B. MORSE
KE6MCM HUGH DOWNS
N7RPG DALE EVANS
W7GFF ELIZABETH TAYLOR
WA7WYV ANDY GRIFFITH
W9EFD LOU COSTELLO
KA9RCO TERESA BREWER
KC8VB HENRY WINKLER
WP4CO JOSE FELICIANO

LOOKING FOR CALL SIGNS FOR:
KING ZOG OF ALBANIA (SK)
CHUCK YEAGER (W6CEW OR WABWBZ)
JAMES BAKER (FORMER U.S. SEC. OF STATE)
CLIFF ARQUETTE (CHARLIE WEAVER)
GENERAL LUCIUS CLAY

PLEASE FORWARD YOUR ADDITIONS AND CORRECTIONS TO:
WA6FAH   KATHY SCHAFFSTEIN
P.0. BOX 292
FULLERTON, CA. 92836-0292