Patrick Swayze 1952-2009 ~ Born in Houston, Texas. Swayze lived in the Oak Forest neighborhood of Houston, TX until the age of 20. During this time, he pursued multiple artistic and athletic skills, such as ice skating, classical ballet, and acting in school plays. He married Lisa Niemi in 1975. He met Lisa at Swayze's mother's dance studio.
George H. Bush, following the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, Bush postponed going to college, enlisted in the U.S. Navy on his 18th birthday, and became the youngest aviator in the U.S. Navy at the time. He served until the end of the war, then attended Yale University. Graduating in 1948