Mosconi, Willie b. June 27, 1913 d. September 12, 1993 Billiards Player. 15-time world champion of pocket billiards from 1941-1957. He is considered by most to be one of the greatest players in the history of the game. Between the years of 1941 and 1956, he won the United States states pool championship eighteen times. He pioneered and regularly employed numerous trickshots, set innumerable records, and helped to popularize the game of billiards as a national recreation activity. He won the world title 15 times between the years 1940-1957. He once...[Read More] (Bio by: trumpetrex) New Saint Marys Cemetery, Bellmawr, Camden County, New Jersey, USA Plot: Core G, Tier B, Crypt 49.
Rapp, Danny b. May 10, 1941 d. April 5, 1983 Rock/Doo-Wop Musician. A native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Rapp was the lead singer of the popular 1950s musical group, 'Danny & The Juniors.' The group was formed in a high school in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1955, and besides Rapp included, Frank Maffei, Lennie Baker, Dave White Tricker, Joe Terranova, and Bill Carlucci. Originally known as 'The Juvenairs' the group choreographed their own dance moves, and often performed at after school gigs and local area shows. In 1957, the group...[Read More] (Bio by: K) New Saint Marys Cemetery, Bellmawr, Camden County, New Jersey, USA Plot: Section N, Lot 36, Path 1 Grave 7