Frank Sinatra - In Ol’ Blue Eyes used his sapphire irises to “carry on” with a married woman in New Jersey. And yes, in you could get arrested for that. The charge was later changed to adultery but was eventually dismissed.
When Jimi Hendrix was arrested at the Toronto International Airport in 1969 for possession of hashish, he tried to claim a crazed fan had slipped the drugs into his bag - and it actually worked. Hendrix was acquitted of all charges.
Klara Hitler, mother of Adolph Hitler was a kind and gentle soul, by all accounts. She died while he was still in his teens, thereby saving herself the agony of watching his descent into madness and murder.
Newark, Ohio native Johnny Clem was a United States Army general who served as a drummer boy in the Union Army in the American Civil War. He gained fame for his bravery on the battlefield, becoming the youngest noncommissioned officer in Army history.