Some of the more famous admirals in the Great Navy of the State of Nebraska: (click on blue headline for full list)


Ronald Reagan, Gerald Ford, Lyndon B. Johnson, Dwight Eisenhower, Harry S. Truman, Franklin D. Roosevelt


Queen Elizabeth II, United Kingdom; King Gustav Adolphus, Sweden


Gen. Douglas MacArthur, Gen. Alfred Wedemeyer, Gen. Alfred Gruenther, Navy Lt. Shane Osborn


Jack Benny, Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Jerry Lewis, Cesar Romero, Johnny Carson, David Letterman, Dick Cavett, John Wayne, Gene Autry, Rex Allen, Bill Murray, Debra Winger, Shirley MacLaine, Sandy Dennis, Dinah Shore, Loretta Lynn, Louise Mandrell, Gloria Loring, Stevie Wonder, John Paul Jones, Louis Armstrong, Lawrence Welk, Captain Kangaroo (Bob Keeshan), Willy "Famous" Amos

ANIMALS (real and fictional)

Mickey Mouse, Big Bird, Gentle Ben (the bear), J. Fred Muggs (the chimpanzee)


Mark Spitz, Olympic swimmer; Arnold Palmer, golfer; Jack Nicklaus, golfer; Julius "Dr. J" Erving, basketball hall of famer; Casey Stengal, baseball hall of famer; Eddie Robinson, college football coach; Bobby Fischer, world chess champion


John Glenn, astronaut and U.S. senator; Sir Edmund Hillary of New Zealand, first to reach summit of Mount Everest; Martin Luther King III, son of slain civil-rights activist; Ann Landers, newspaper columnist; George Gallup, founder of the Gallup Poll; Mari Sandoz, author; Edmund Muskie, former U.S. senator and presidential candidate; George McGovern, former U.S. senator and presidential candidate; Ted Kennedy, U.S. senator

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