James Maitland Stewart (May 20, 1908 – July 2, 1997)
Stewart starred in many films widely considered classics and was
nominated for five Academy Awards, winning one in competition
and receiving one Lifetime Achievement award. He was a major
MGM contract star. He also had a noted military career and was
a World War II and Cold War veteran, who rose to the rank of
Brigadier General in the United States Air Force Reserve.