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WhoBirthdayAge on Tuesday, May 17 1960
Ellis Jeffreys
05/17/1868-01/21/1943
92
Died Aged:74
Gertrude Hoffman
05/17/1871-10/21/1966
89
Lillian Leighton
05/17/1874-03/19/1956
86
Died Aged:81
Kitty Bradbury
05/17/1875-12/12/1945
85
Died Aged:70
Bertram Marburgh
05/17/1875-08/22/1956
85
Died Aged:81
Conway Tearle
05/17/1878-10/01/1938
82
Died Aged:60
Dorothy Gibson
05/17/1889-02/17/1946
71
Died Aged:56
William Irving
05/17/1893-12/25/1943
67
Died Aged:50
Ruth Donnelly
05/17/1896-11/17/1982
64
Alban Blakelock
05/17/1897-12/06/1966
63
Malcolm St. Clair
05/17/1897-06/01/1952
63
Died Aged:55
Ralf Harolde
05/17/1899-11/01/1974
61
Jean Gabin
05/17/1904-11/15/1976
56
Jacques Clancy
05/17/1905-05/19/2012
55
Jack Carr
05/17/1906-02/02/1967
54
Horace McMahon
05/17/1906-08/17/1971
54
Walter Chotzen
05/17/1911-10/20/1998
49
Ruth Dunning
05/17/1911-02/27/1983
49
Alfredo Mayo
05/17/1911-05/19/1985
49
Maureen O'Sullivan
05/17/1911-06/23/1998
49
Alec Clunes
05/17/1912-03/13/1970
48
Marie Déa
05/17/1912-03/01/1992
48
Guy Guy-Mas
05/17/1913
47
T. J. Halligan
05/17/1914-07/19/1970
46
Joan Benham
05/17/1918-06/13/1981
42
Mary Lawrence
05/17/1918-09/24/1991
42
Tony Aguilar
05/17/1919-06/19/2007
41
Raymond Gérôme
05/17/1920-02/02/2002
40
Herbert Gunn
05/17/1921-07/12/1999
39
Alice Backes
05/17/1923-03/15/2007
37
Douglas Blackwell
05/17/1924-10/17/2009
36
Bob Duggan
05/17/1924-02/08/1998
36
Hannes Messemer
05/17/1924-11/02/1991
36
Artro Morris
05/17/1926-02/11/2014
34
Dietmar Schönherr
05/17/1926-07/18/2014
34
Nyta Dover
05/17/1927-04/13/1998
33
Jean-Louis Richard
05/17/1927-06/03/2012
33
Jacques Ciron
05/17/1928
32
Miriam Byrd-Nethery
05/17/1929-01/06/2003
31
Renato Montalbano
05/17/1931
29
Antonio Casale
05/17/1932-02/04/2017
28
Janet Banzet
05/17/1934-07/29/1971
26
Dennis Potter
05/17/1935-06/07/1994
25
Don Dolan
05/17/1936
24
James Gordon
05/17/1936
24
Dennis Hopper
05/17/1936-05/29/2010
24
Dennis Hopper
05/17/1936-05/29/2010
24
Jason Bernard
05/17/1938-10/16/1996
22
Claude Johnson
05/17/1938-05/18/2009
22
André Valardy
05/17/1938-04/30/2007
22
Peter Gerety
05/17/1940
20
Taj Mahal
05/17/1942
18
Al White
05/17/1942
18
Douglas Dirkson
05/17/1943
17
Aleksandr Lenkov
05/17/1943
17
David Simeon
05/17/1943
17
Peter Hinwood
05/17/1946
14
Veronica Doran
05/17/1948
12
Doria Cook-Nelson
05/17/1949
11
Catherine Howe
05/17/1950
10
Alan Johnson
05/17/1950
10
Deborah Dutch
05/17/1951
9
Gérard Krawczyk
05/17/1953
7
Jon Iles
05/17/1954
6
Bill Paxton
05/17/1955-02/25/2017
5
Bob Saget
05/17/1956
4
Jennifer Butt
05/17/1958
2
Fiona Hutchison
05/17/1960
0

Passed on Tuesday, May 17 1960
Georgia Harvey

Released on Tuesday, May 17 1960
La Vache et le prisonnier (1959)CinemaGermany

Now Showing Tuesday, May 17 1960
UK
Academy
Les enfants du paradis
Astoria
The Big Fisherman
Casino
South Seas Adventure
Continentale
Le Mystère Picasso
Hiroshima, Mon Amour
Curzon
400 Blows
Dominion
South Pacific
Empire
Ben-Hur
Odeon Leicester Square
The Mountain Road
The Royal Wedding
Ritz
Gigi
Warner
Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond

Aired on Tuesday, May 17 1960
UK
BBC
 2:30 pmWatch with MotherAndy Pandy
 5:30 pmPen of My AuntEpisode
 6:10 pmAdventureLove Among Fish
 7:30 pmYorkyGood with His Hands
 8:00 pmScotland YardOrganised Crime
 8:30 pmBe My GuestEpisode
ITV
 4:45 pmTorchy, the Battery BoyKing Dithers Loses His Crown
 7:30 pmEmergency Ward-10Episode
 8:30 pmKnight Errant LimitedThe Star of Java
 9:35 pmITV Play of the WeekCaroline

Aired on Tuesday, May 17 1960
USA
ABC
 7:30 pmBroncoLa Rubia
 8:30 pmLife and Legend of Wyatt EarpThe Confidence Man
 9:00 pmRiflemanMeeting at Midnight
 9:30 pmColt .45Martial Law
10:00 pmOne Step BeyondGypsy
NBC
10:00 pmM SquadTwo Days for Willy

 
UK Chart
Thursday, May 12 1960
Cathy's ClownThe Everly Brothers1
Do You MindAnthony Newley2
Someone Else's BabyAdam Faith3
Handy ManJimmy Jones4
Stuck On YouElvis Presley6
Shazam!Duane Eddy7
Fall In Love With YouCliff Richard8
FootstepsSteve Lawrence9
My Old Man's A DustmanLonnie Donegan10
Cradle Of LoveJohnny Preston11
Standing On The CornerThe King Brothers12
ClementineBobby Darin13
Beatnik FlyJohnny & The Hurricanes14
The Theme From ''A Summer Place''Percy Faith & His Orchestra15
Fings Ain't Wot They Used T'BeMax Bygraves17
Hit And MissThe John Barry Seven Plus Four18
Wild OneBobby Rydell19
Heart Of A Teenage GirlCraig Douglas20


US Chart
Monday, May 16 1960
Stuck On YouElvis Presley1
Cathy's ClownThe Everly Brothers2
GreenfieldsThe Brothers Four3
NightJackie Wilson4
Good Timin'Jimmy Jones5
Sixteen ReasonsConnie Stevens6
Let The Little Girl DanceBilly Bland7
Cradle Of LoveJohnny Preston8
Sink The BismarckJohnny Horton9
He'll Have To StayJeanne Black10
The Old LamplighterThe Browns11
Paper RosesAnita Bryant12
Stairway To HeavenNeil Sedaka13
White Silver SandsBill Black's Combo14
Cherry PieSkip and Flip15
Love You SoRon Holden16
Burning BridgesJack Scott17
Step By StepThe Crests18
I Love The Way You LoveMarv Johnson19
Fame And FortuneElvis Presley20