Grand Marshal: Joe Nuxhall - Youngest person to play in a MLB game, 6/10/1944 at age 15. Went on to win 135 games and was a 2x All-Star. After retiring, he became a Reds broadcaster.
Marge Schott and her infamous St. Bernard, Schottzie - Majority owner of the Cincinnati Reds from 1984 to 1999. In 1985, Schott was named president and CEO of the Reds.
Kenny Rogers - singer, songwriter, and actor. He was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2013. Jim Scott (Cincinnati radio legend - 700 WLW)s.
Notes: Neil Luken's first parade as chairman. The world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales and Camels from the Cincinnati Zoo.