Alan Alda: As a boy, Alan Alda suffered through polio, developing his sense of humor while bedridden, watching his eccentric family's antics. Alda started college at after being partially homeschooled.
Did you know that Army Reserve jobs offer opportunities in a wide variety of areas? In fact, almost all Army Reserve jobs can be found in the civilian world, giving you a competitive advantage. Career fields include law enforcement, medicine, engineering and information technology, which can further your civilian and Army Reserve careers.
Actor Russell Johnson, best known as "The Professor" on Gilligan's Island, served in the US Army Air Force during WWII. He flew 44 combat missions as a bombardier in bombers. In March he and two other were shot down in the Philippines.