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1915
Born in Texas on September 15, 1915.
 
1929
Babe Ruth gave Bud a baseball autographed by the 1929 Yankees, including Tom Zachary, the pitcher that gave up the Babe's 60th homerun in 1927.
 
1936
After "exaggerating" his work experience, earned a job on an ocean liner headed to Europe.  Bicycled through Holland, France, England Germany.  Witnessed Hitler giving a speech, although Bud was of Jewish heritage and didn't speak German
 
1939

Moved to L.A.  Hired the Marx Brothers as his agents.  Signed contract with 20th Century Fox. Appeared in his first movie: Rose of Washington Square.

 
1942
Enlisted in the Army
 
August 15, 1942
Married Mary Sue Mills
 
1957
While stationed in Asia, introduced little league baseball to Taiwan.  A field was named in his honor.
 
1963
Retired from the Army
 
August 15, 2002
Bob and Mary Sue celebrated their 60th Anniversary
 
November 4, 2004
Mary Sue Gottschall passed away at age 86
 
2005
Passed away on January 03, 2005 at the age of 89.
 
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