Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsJimmy Hendrix
IN THE NEWS

Jimmy Hendrix

FEATURED ARTICLES
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 20, 2002 | Myrna Oliver, Times Staff Writer
He was awarded the Medal of Honor without qualifying for a Purple Heart, yet never considered himself a hero. "I had a job to do and that's what I did," he said in 1999 when he was honored at the Medal of Honor Memorial in Indianapolis. Jimmy Hendrix, awarded the medal for single-handedly capturing 14 German cannoneers with his M-1 rifle and rescuing three American soldiers under enemy fire in the Battle of the Bulge, died Thursday. He was 77.
ARTICLES BY DATE
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 20, 2002 | Myrna Oliver, Times Staff Writer
He was awarded the Medal of Honor without qualifying for a Purple Heart, yet never considered himself a hero. "I had a job to do and that's what I did," he said in 1999 when he was honored at the Medal of Honor Memorial in Indianapolis. Jimmy Hendrix, awarded the medal for single-handedly capturing 14 German cannoneers with his M-1 rifle and rescuing three American soldiers under enemy fire in the Battle of the Bulge, died Thursday. He was 77.
Advertisement
SPORTS
August 13, 2007 | Larry Stewart, Times Staff Writer
David Kohler, president of SCP Auctions, which along with Sotheby's will auction off Barry Bonds' record-tying 755th home-run ball, figures it will go for $200,000 to $300,000. And if the ball Bonds hit for No. 756 is auctioned off, it should bring from $400,000 to $500,000, Kohler said. Hank Aaron's record-setting 715th home run against the Dodgers in 1974 went into the Atlanta Braves bullpen and was retrieved by reliever Tom House, who recently took a job as an assistant baseball coach at USC.
Los Angeles Times Articles
|