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Ted Turner -- b.11/19/1938
Baptist, Businessperson, Zillionaire, Yachtsperson
Names/Places: Jane Fonda's ex-; b. in Cincinnatti, OH; RN:Robert Edward Turner III; aka Mouth of the South, Captain Outrageous, Terrible Ted
Misc: skippered Courageous to America's Cup win in 1977; owner of both Atlanta Braves and Hawks; owner of superstation WTBS (now TBS), cable news stations CNN and HN, and other stations TNT, TCM, and Cartoon Network; founder of Goodwill Games; 1991 Time Man of Year; owns over 2000 MGM films; most of which is now in the former state.
Wyomia Tyus -- b.8/29/1945
Sprinter, Runner, Olympic Athlete, Track and Field
Misc: the first woman sprinter to win consecutive Olympic gold medals in 100m (1964-68), 3 in all.