Montie Montana 1910-1998 appeared in a number of John Wayne movies and made
headlines in 1953 when he roped Pres Eisenhower as a gag during his inaugural
parade. He asked the President's permission first, but Secret Service agents
were unamused by the incident. Mr Montana was a fixture on the rodeo circuit in
the USA and Canada and also appeared in more than 60 annual Tournament of Roses
parades in Pasadena, California, waving to the crowd from a silver saddle.
Jerry Scoggins was born on September 30, 1911 in Mount
Pleasant, Texas, USA. He is known for his work on The Beverly Hillbillies
(1993), The Beverly Hillbillies (1962) and Riders of the Whistling Pines
(1949). He died on December 7, 2004 in Los Angeles, California, USA.