1972: At a show on Broadway, GINA LOLLABRIGETTA sat near me. She was jeered due to her real leopard coat!
1972: After seeing ANGELA LANDSBURY in the Broadway play "Our World", we saw her get into her limo.
1974: I visited JOE VALACHI, the Mafia boss, in his secure cell in Milan, MI.
He had a million dollars on his head.
1976: Was having dinner by myself at an outdoor restaurant in D.C. when the fairly drunk guy of the couple next to me said, "Don't you know me? And this is the famous SALLY QUINN!"
1979: Saw the 10th anniversary parade on Constitution Ave. of the astronauts who first went to the moon, NEIL ARMSTRONG, JOHN GLENN, ET AL.
1980: While in NYC receiving an award at the Waldorf-Astoria for the solar design of my Bastrop, Texas prison, I saw PRESIDENT ELECT AND MRS. REAGAN coming out of the hotel on their way to visit their son Ron. (That evening, December 8, directly across Central Park from me, John Lennon was shot and killed.)