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WhoBirthdayAge on Friday, May 31 1996
Emmett King
05/31/1865-04/21/1953
131
Died Aged:87
Jay Laurier
05/31/1879-04/08/1969
117
Died Aged:89
Kathlyn Williams
05/31/1879-09/23/1960
117
Died Aged:81
Jack Holt
05/31/1888-01/18/1951
108
Died Aged:62
Madge Blake
05/31/1889-02/19/1969
107
Died Aged:79
Athene Seyler
05/31/1889-09/12/1990
107
Died Aged:101
Fred Allen
05/31/1894-03/17/1956
102
Died Aged:61
Harold Miller
05/31/1894-07/18/1972
102
Died Aged:78
Carlo Ninchi
05/31/1896-04/27/1974
100
Died Aged:77
Margalo Gillmore
05/31/1897-06/30/1986
99
Died Aged:89
Betty Hare
05/31/1898-05/09/1981
98
Died Aged:82
Mary Jo Ellis
05/31/1899-11/19/1998
97
Rusty Lane
05/31/1899-10/10/1986
97
Died Aged:87
Kathlyn Williams
05/31/1888-09/23/1960
108
Died Aged:72
Joan Swinstead
05/31/1903-10/26/1982
93
Died Aged:79
Otto Hardwick
05/31/1904-08/05/1970
92
Died Aged:66
Ann Christy
05/31/1905-11/14/1987
91
Died Aged:82
Florence Desmond
05/31/1905-01/16/1993
91
Died Aged:87
Don Ameche
05/31/1908-12/07/1993
88
Died Aged:85
Nils Poppe
05/31/1908-06/28/2000
88
René Lefevre-Bel
05/31/1909-01/10/1999
87
Dave O'Brien
05/31/1912-11/08/1969
84
Died Aged:57
Dave O'Brien
05/31/1912-11/08/1969
84
Died Aged:57
Raymond Faure
05/31/1915-03/02/1972
81
Died Aged:56
Barbara Pepper
05/31/1915-07/18/1969
81
Died Aged:54
Judy Campbell
05/31/1916-06/06/2004
80
Massimo Serato
05/31/1916-12/22/1989
80
Died Aged:73
Sadie Corré
05/31/1918-08/26/2009
78
Jimmy Carpenter
05/31/1919-03/17/1998
77
Edna Doré
05/31/1921-04/11/2014
75
Clyde Howdy
05/31/1921-10/03/1969
75
Died Aged:48
Alida Valli
05/31/1921-04/22/2006
75
Paul Barselou
05/31/1922
74
Denholm Elliott
05/31/1922-10/06/1992
74
Died Aged:70
Paddy Joyce
05/31/1923-07/27/2000
73
Fritzi Burr
05/31/1924-01/17/2003
72
Julian Beck
05/31/1925-09/14/1985
71
Died Aged:60
Douglas Scott
05/31/1925-06/23/1988
71
Died Aged:63
Joe Robinson
05/31/1927-07/03/2017
69
Édouard Molinaro
05/31/1928-12/07/2013
68
Tim Barrett
05/31/1929-08/20/1990
67
Died Aged:61
Menahem Golan
05/31/1929-08/08/2014
67
Elaine Stewart
05/31/1929-06/27/2011
67
Clint Eastwood
05/31/1930
66
Taldo Kenyon
05/31/1930-08/26/2011
66
Gary Brandner
05/31/1933-09/22/2013
63
Jim Hutton
05/31/1934-06/02/1979
62
Died Aged:45
20th Century Fox Film Corporation
05/31/1935
61
Monika John
05/31/1935
61
Brian Forster
05/31/1936-09/??/1999
60
Simon Davis
05/31/1937-07/17/2002
59
Keith Denny
05/31/1937-07/17/2002
59
June Ritchie
05/31/1938
58
Andrew Ray
05/31/1939-08/20/2003
57
Peter Mayock
05/31/1940-12/15/1998
56
Harold 'Happy' Hairston
05/31/1942-05/01/2001
54
Tina Hedström
05/31/1942-10/20/1984
54
Died Aged:42
Sharon Gless
05/31/1943
53
Joe Namath
05/31/1943
53
Samantha Juste
05/31/1944-02/05/2014
52
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
05/31/1945-06/10/1982
51
Died Aged:37
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
05/31/1945-06/10/1982
51
Died Aged:37
Steven Kampmann
05/31/1947
49
Diane Langton
05/31/1947
49
Lynda Bellingham
05/31/1948-10/19/2014
48
John Bonham
05/31/1948-09/25/1980
48
Died Aged:32
Susan Heldfond
05/31/1948
48
Tom Berenger
05/31/1949
47
Gregory Harrison
05/31/1950
46
Susie Essman
05/31/1955
41
Gabriel Barylli
05/31/1957
39
Roma Maffia
05/31/1958
38
Kyle Secor
05/31/1958
38
Chris Elliott
05/31/1960
36
Don Harvey
05/31/1960
36
Lea Thompson
05/31/1961
35
Tommy Redmond Hicks
05/31/1962
34
Brooke Shields
05/31/1965
31
Sandrine Bonnaire
05/31/1967
29
Karl Geary
05/31/1972
24
Pedro Carmo
05/31/1973
23
Sienna Guillory
05/31/1975
21
Eric Christian Olsen
05/31/1977
19
Matt Ward
05/31/1977
19
Christopher Carley
05/31/1978
18
Jonathan Tucker
05/31/1982
14
Kordian Heretynski
05/31/1983
13
Richard Riddell
05/31/1984
12

Passed on Friday, May 31 1996
Timothy Leary
Regis Parton

Released on Friday, May 31 1996
Dragonheart (1996)CinemaUSA
Eddie (1996)CinemaUSA
Fargo (1996)CinemaUK
Virtuosity (1995)CinemaUK

Aired on Friday, May 31 1996
Murder Most HorridThe Body Politic
SlidersGreatfellas
Take the High RoadEpisode #1.1219
Due SouthFlashback
Have I Got News for YouEpisode #11.7
BillJekyll and Hyde

Aired on Friday, May 31 1996
USA
HBO
Tales From the CryptCold War

UK Chart
Saturday, May 25 1996
Ooh Aah... Just A Little BitGina G1
FastloveGeorge Michael2
Return Of The MackMark Morrison3
There's Nothing I Won't DoJX4
Nobody KnowsTony Rich Project5
CeciliaSuggs & Louchie Lou & Michie One6
Tonight, TonightSmashing Pumpkins7
Move Move Move (The Red Tribe)1996 Manchester United FA Cup Squad8
Blue MoonJohn Alford9
Only YouJohn Alford9
Fat NeckBlack Grape10
Pass And Move (Liverpool Groove)Liverpool FC & Boot Room Boyz11
Good DaySean Maguire12
You're The OneSWV13
Ooh! Aah! Cantona1300 Drums ft Unjustified Ancients Of Mu14
ReachGloria Estefan15
ChildrenRobert Miles16
Charmless ManBlur17
KlubhoppingKlubbheads18
A Design For LifeManic Street Preachers19
Get On UpJodeci20


US Chart
Saturday, May 25 1996
Tha CrossroadsBone Thugs N Harmony1
Always Be My BabyMariah Carey2
Because You Loved MeCeline Dion3
Nobody KnowsTony Rich Project4
IronicAlanis Morissette5
Give Me One ReasonTracy Chapman6
You're The OneSWV7
Count On MeWhitney Houston8
1,2,3,4 (Sumptin' New)Coolio9
Til I Hear It From YouGin Blossoms10
Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)R. Kelly11
Keep On, Keepin' OnMC Lyte12
Sittin' Up In My RoomBrandy13
Old Man And Me (When I Get To Heaven)Hootie & The Blowfish14
FastloveGeorge Michael15
InsensitiveJann Arden16
Get MoneyJunior M.A.F.I.A.17
Sweet DreamsLa Bouche18
MissingEverything But The Girl19
Woo-Hah! Got You All In CheckBusta Rhymes20