Chubby Checker: 15 Things You Didn't Know (Part 2)
When he was 22, he proposed to Catharina Lodders, who was Miss World in 1962. They got married in 1964. Number Four: He Has an Athletic Daughter. Checker's daughter is Mistie Bass, who is in the WNBA. Looks like he was able to pass down some of ...
Sunday Profile: 100 years of self-discovery
For many years, George Garver carried around a faded newspaper clipping about the early career of a young ballplayer for the St. Louis Browns named Ned Garver. Ned Garver would go on to become the only pitcher in modern times to win 20 games in a ...
Flüchtlingsunterkunft statt Gemeindearchiv
„Angesichts der derzeitigen Notlage wäre auch eine Wohnung für eine Flüchtlingsfamilie denkbar“, so Bürgermeister Harald Lodders (SPD). In der Alten Schule im Ortsteil Barkhorst wohnen bereits zwei Flüchtlingsfamilien. „Eine Familie wird aber zum 1.
Checker put own 'twist' on music
New Jersey Herald
While the hits kept coming, the highlight of 1964 was Checker's marriage to Catharina Lodders, Miss World 1962. Last year the couple celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Chubby Checker is the only artist to have five albums in the Top 12 at the ...