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WhoBirthdayAge on Tuesday, May 17 1966
Ellis Jeffreys
05/17/1868-01/21/1943
98
Died Aged:74
Gertrude Hoffman
05/17/1871-10/21/1966
95
Lillian Leighton
05/17/1874-03/19/1956
92
Died Aged:81
Kitty Bradbury
05/17/1875-12/12/1945
91
Died Aged:70
Bertram Marburgh
05/17/1875-08/22/1956
91
Died Aged:81
Conway Tearle
05/17/1878-10/01/1938
88
Died Aged:60
Dorothy Gibson
05/17/1889-02/17/1946
77
Died Aged:56
William Irving
05/17/1893-12/25/1943
73
Died Aged:50
Ruth Donnelly
05/17/1896-11/17/1982
70
Alban Blakelock
05/17/1897-12/06/1966
69
Malcolm St. Clair
05/17/1897-06/01/1952
69
Died Aged:55
Ralf Harolde
05/17/1899-11/01/1974
67
Jean Gabin
05/17/1904-11/15/1976
62
Jacques Clancy
05/17/1905-05/19/2012
61
Jack Carr
05/17/1906-02/02/1967
60
Horace McMahon
05/17/1906-08/17/1971
60
Walter Chotzen
05/17/1911-10/20/1998
55
Ruth Dunning
05/17/1911-02/27/1983
55
Alfredo Mayo
05/17/1911-05/19/1985
55
Maureen O'Sullivan
05/17/1911-06/23/1998
55
Alec Clunes
05/17/1912-03/13/1970
54
Marie Déa
05/17/1912-03/01/1992
54
Guy Guy-Mas
05/17/1913
53
T. J. Halligan
05/17/1914-07/19/1970
52
Joan Benham
05/17/1918-06/13/1981
48
Mary Lawrence
05/17/1918-09/24/1991
48
Tony Aguilar
05/17/1919-06/19/2007
47
Raymond Gérôme
05/17/1920-02/02/2002
46
Herbert Gunn
05/17/1921-07/12/1999
45
Alice Backes
05/17/1923-03/15/2007
43
Douglas Blackwell
05/17/1924-10/17/2009
42
Bob Duggan
05/17/1924-02/08/1998
42
Hannes Messemer
05/17/1924-11/02/1991
42
Artro Morris
05/17/1926-02/11/2014
40
Dietmar Schönherr
05/17/1926-07/18/2014
40
Nyta Dover
05/17/1927-04/13/1998
39
Jean-Louis Richard
05/17/1927-06/03/2012
39
Jacques Ciron
05/17/1928
38
Miriam Byrd-Nethery
05/17/1929-01/06/2003
37
Renato Montalbano
05/17/1931
35
Antonio Casale
05/17/1932-02/04/2017
34
Janet Banzet
05/17/1934-07/29/1971
32
Dennis Potter
05/17/1935-06/07/1994
31
Don Dolan
05/17/1936
30
James Gordon
05/17/1936
30
Dennis Hopper
05/17/1936-05/29/2010
30
Dennis Hopper
05/17/1936-05/29/2010
30
Jason Bernard
05/17/1938-10/16/1996
28
Claude Johnson
05/17/1938-05/18/2009
28
André Valardy
05/17/1938-04/30/2007
28
Peter Gerety
05/17/1940
26
Taj Mahal
05/17/1942
24
Al White
05/17/1942
24
Douglas Dirkson
05/17/1943
23
Aleksandr Lenkov
05/17/1943
23
David Simeon
05/17/1943
23
Peter Hinwood
05/17/1946
20
Veronica Doran
05/17/1948
18
Doria Cook-Nelson
05/17/1949
17
Catherine Howe
05/17/1950
16
Alan Johnson
05/17/1950
16
Deborah Dutch
05/17/1951
15
Gérard Krawczyk
05/17/1953
13
Jon Iles
05/17/1954
12
Bill Paxton
05/17/1955-02/25/2017
11
Bob Saget
05/17/1956
10
Jennifer Butt
05/17/1958
8
Fiona Hutchison
05/17/1960
6
Enya
05/17/1961
5
Corey Johnson
05/17/1961
5
David Eigenberg
05/17/1964
2
Paige Turco
05/17/1965
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Released on Tuesday, May 17 1966
And Now Miguel (1966)CinemaUSA

Aired on Tuesday, May 17 1966
All Gas and GatorsPilot: The Bishop Rides Again
Comedy PlayhouseThe Bishop Rides Again
NewcomersEpisode #1.65
OrlandoRainbow Day
Lord RaingoFear

Now Showing Tuesday, May 17 1966
UK
Casino
Battle of the Bulge
Coliseum
Cinerama's Russian Adventure
Royalty Theatre
My Fair Lady

Aired on Tuesday, May 17 1966
UK
BBC1
 4:45 pmJackanoryPuss in Boots

Aired on Tuesday, May 17 1966
USA
ABC
 9:30 pmPeyton PlaceEpisode #2.105
CBS
 7:30 pmDaktariJudy and the Gunrunners
 8:30 pmRed Skelton ShowStupidity: Italian Style

UK Chart
Thursday, May 12 1966
Pretty FlamingoManfred Mann1
DaydreamThe Lovin' Spoonful2
Sloop John BThe Beach Boys3
Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)Cher4
The Pied PiperCrispian St. Peters5
You Don't Have To Say You Love MeDusty Springfield6
Hold Tight!Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich7
The Sound Of SilenceThe Bachelors8
Homeward BoundSimon & Garfunkel9
Shotgun WeddingRoy 'C'10
AlfieCilla Black11
SorrowThe Merseys12
Wild ThingThe Troggs13
That's NiceNeil Christian14
(You're My) Soul And InspirationThe Righteous Brothers15
Somebody Help MeThe Spencer Davis Group16
I Put A Spell On YouAlan Price Set17
SubstituteThe Who18
How Does That Grab You Darlin'Nancy Sinatra19
Someday, One DayThe Seekers20


US Chart
Saturday, May 14 1966
Monday, MondayThe Mamas and The Papas1
Good Lovin'Young Rascals2
Rainy Day Women #12 And 35Bob Dylan3
KicksPaul Revere and the Raiders4
Sloop John BThe Beach Boys5
(You're My) Soul And InspirationThe Righteous Brothers6
How Does That Grab You Darlin'Nancy Sinatra7
Message To MichaelDionne Warwick8
When A Man Loves A WomanPercy Sledge9
GloriaThe Shadows Of Knight10
Shapes Of ThingsThe Yardbirds11
Leaning On The Lamp PostHerman's Hermits12
A Groovy Kind Of LoveThe Mindbenders13
Secret Agent ManJohnny Rivers14
Love Is Like An Itching In My HeartThe Supremes15
Eight Miles HighThe Byrds16
Time Won't Let MeThe Outsiders17
The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine (Anymore)The Walker Brothers18
Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)Cher19
Nothing's Too Good For My BabyStevie Wonder20