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WhoBirthdayAge on Sunday, Jan 17 1954
Charles K. French
01/17/1860-08/02/1952
94
Died Aged:92
David Torrence
01/17/1864-12/26/1951
90
Died Aged:87
Oscar Apfel
01/17/1878-03/24/1938
76
Died Aged:60
Mack Sennett
01/17/1880-11/05/1960
74
Compton Mackenzie
01/17/1883-11/30/1972
71
Maria Langham
01/17/1884-09/24/1966
70
James Woodburn
01/17/1888-11/26/1948
66
Died Aged:60
Marjorie Gateson
01/17/1891-04/17/1977
63
Tommy Handley
01/17/1892-01/09/1949
62
Died Aged:56
Cecil Ramage
01/17/1895-02/22/1988
59
Nils Asther
01/17/1897-10/13/1981
57
Sheldon Bennett
01/17/1897-12/26/1982
57
Madeleine Clervanne
01/17/1897-06/14/1975
57
Anne Cornwall
01/17/1897-03/02/1980
57
Kenneth Gibson
01/17/1898-11/26/1972
56
Al Capone
01/17/1899-01/25/1947
55
Died Aged:48
Nevil Shute
01/17/1899-01/12/1960
55
Irv Brecher
01/17/1914
40
Kevin Reynolds
01/17/1952
2
Anthony Holles
01/17/1901-03/05/1950
53
Died Aged:49
Jack 'Tiny' Lipson
01/17/1901-11/28/1947
53
Died Aged:46
Warren Hull
01/17/1903-09/14/1974
51
Knox Manning
01/17/1904-08/26/1980
50
Patsy Ruth Miller
01/17/1904-07/16/1995
50
Grant Withers
01/17/1904-03/27/1959
50
Freddie Frinton
01/17/1909-10/16/1968
45
Carol Hughes
01/17/1910-08/08/1995
44
Vera Lani Aina Rose
01/17/1911-01/05/2010
43
Howard Marion-Crawford
01/17/1914-11/24/1969
40
Jacqueline Evans
01/17/1914-06/22/1989
40
William Bowers
01/17/1916-03/27/1987
38
Willis Pinkett
01/17/1917-03/13/1975
37
Jack Haddock
01/17/1919-11/04/1987
35
Dehl Berti
01/17/1921-11/26/1991
33
Herbert Ellis
01/17/1921
33
Preston Hanson
01/17/1921-02/12/2008
33
Paul Stevens
01/17/1921-06/04/1986
33
Betty White
01/17/1922
32
Onno Molenkamp
01/17/1923-07/10/1990
31
Carol Raye
01/17/1923
31
Alan Edwards
01/17/1925-01/14/2003
29
Fern Formica
01/17/1925-01/23/1995
29
Patricia Owens
01/17/1925-08/31/2000
29
Dick Hills
01/17/1926-06/15/1996
28
Moira Shearer
01/17/1926-01/31/2006
28
Nils Eklund
01/17/1927
27
Norman Kaye
01/17/1927-05/29/2007
27
Eartha Kitt
01/17/1927-12/25/2008
27
Neville Becker
01/17/1930-07/29/1999
24
James Earl Jones
01/17/1931
23
Raf Baldassarre
01/17/1932-01/11/1995
22
John Cater
01/17/1932-03/21/2009
22
Dalida
01/17/1933-05/03/1987
21
Berkeley Harris
01/17/1933-09/17/1984
21
Sheree North
01/17/1933-11/04/2005
21
Shari Lewis
01/17/1934-08/02/1998
20
Stuart Nisbet
01/17/1934-06/23/2016
20
Erin O'Brien
01/17/1934
20
Jerry Fogel
01/17/1936
18
Colin Campbell
01/17/1937-03/01/2018
17
Stephen Strimpell
01/17/1937-04/10/2006
17
George Folsey Jr.
01/17/1939
15
Giacomo Rizzo
01/17/1939
15
Tom Lowell
01/17/1941
13
Barry Michlin
01/17/1941
13
David Valla
01/17/1941
13
Muhammad Ali
01/17/1942-06/03/2016
12
Randy Boone
01/17/1942
12
Nancy Parsons
01/17/1942-01/05/2001
12
Geoffrey Deuel
01/17/1943
11
Ken Morley
01/17/1943
11
Concha Cuetos
01/17/1944
10
Françoise Hardy
01/17/1944
10
Lenny Baker
01/17/1945-04/12/1982
9
Carlo De Mejo
01/17/1945-12/18/2015
9
Hana Frejková
01/17/1945
9
Lucy Saroyan
01/17/1946-04/11/2003
8
John Alkin
01/17/1947
7
Joanna David
01/17/1947
7
Jane Elliot
01/17/1947
7
Todd Susman
01/17/1947
7
Peter Werner
01/17/1947
7
Jerry Wills
01/17/1947-07/13/2010
7
Mick Taylor
01/17/1948
6
Andy Kaufman
01/17/1949-05/16/1984
5
Robyn Millan
01/17/1949
5
Sharon Duce
01/17/1950
4
Cristina Galbó
01/17/1950
4
Albert Iluz
01/17/1952
2
Ryuichi Sakamoto
01/17/1952
2
Mark Jones
01/17/1953
1

Passed on Sunday, Jan 17 1954
Paul Scardon

Aired on Sunday, Jan 17 1954
Colgate Comedy HourEpisode #4.16
Loretta Young ShowSecret Answer
Goodyear PlayhouseHere's Father
BBC Sunday Night TheatreThe Deep Blue Sea

Aired on Sunday, Jan 17 1954
USA
CBS
 6:30 pmYou Are ThereThe Resolve of Patrick Henry
NBC
 6:30 pmRoy Rogers ShowThe Kid from Silver City

 
UK Chart
Friday, Jan 15 1954
Oh My Papa (Oh Mein Papa)Eddie Calvert1
Let's Have A PartyWinifred Atwell2
Blowing Wild (The Ballad Of Black Gold)Frankie Laine3
Swedish RhapsodyMantovani & His Orchestra4
Cloud Lucky SevenGuy Mitchell5
Answer MeFrankie Laine6
The CreepKen Mackintosh & His Orchestra12