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WhoBirthdayAge on Wednesday, May 20 1970
Johnny Arthur
05/20/1883-12/31/1951
87
Died Aged:68
Stanley Fields
05/20/1883-04/23/1941
87
Died Aged:57
Leon Schlesinger
05/20/1884-12/25/1949
86
Died Aged:65
Paddy Kennedy
05/20/1893-02/15/1981
77
Estelle Taylor
05/20/1894-04/15/1958
76
Died Aged:63
Vivien Oakland
05/20/1895-08/01/1958
75
Died Aged:63
Alberta Franklin
05/20/1896-03/14/1976
74
John Ruddock
05/20/1897-1981
73
Charles Dorety
05/20/1898-04/02/1957
72
Died Aged:58
Virginia Sale
05/20/1899-06/23/1992
71
Sydney Keith
05/20/1901-11/13/1982
69
Otto Waldis
05/20/1901-03/25/1974
69
Russell Hardie
05/20/1904-07/21/1973
66
John Emery
05/20/1905-11/16/1964
65
Died Aged:59
Edouard Trebaol
05/20/1905-10/11/1935
65
Died Aged:30
Lyda Roberti
05/20/1906-03/12/1938
64
Died Aged:31
Louis Daquin
05/20/1908-10/02/1980
62
James Stewart
05/20/1908-07/02/1997
62
Jerry Hausner
05/20/1909-04/01/1993
61
Phillada Sewell
05/20/1910-11/24/1998
60
Vet Boswell
05/20/1911-11/12/1988
59
Jasmine Bligh
05/20/1913-07/21/1991
57
Jack Leewood
05/20/1913-05/12/2004
57
Dock Mathieson
05/20/1914-12/??/1985
56
Peter Copley
05/20/1915-10/07/2008
55
Philip Dale
05/20/1916-10/??/1973
54
Patricia Ellis
05/20/1916-03/26/1970
54
Died Aged:53
Slim DeGrey
05/20/1918-05/20/2007
52
Jeremy Hawk
05/20/1918-01/15/2002
52
George Gobel
05/20/1919-02/24/1991
51
Betty Driver
05/20/1920-10/15/2011
50
Dennis McCarthy
05/20/1920-09/28/1977
50
Virginia Vale
05/20/1920-09/14/2006
50
Norman Palmer
05/20/1921-11/25/1986
49
Raoul Saint-Yves
05/20/1921-10/23/2008
49
Elizabeth Bradley
05/20/1922-10/30/2000
48
Peter Hughes
05/20/1922
48
Edith Fellows
05/20/1923-06/26/2011
47
Herman Wedemeyer
05/20/1924-01/25/1999
46
Walter Regelsberger
05/20/1925
45
John Lucarotti
05/20/1926-11/20/1994
44
José Artur
05/20/1927-01/24/2015
43
David Hedison
05/20/1927
43
James Douglas
05/20/1929-03/05/2016
41
Neil McCallum
05/20/1929-04/26/1976
41
Frank Salsedo
05/20/1929-07/03/2009
41
Chrysler Building
05/20/1930
40
James McEachin
05/20/1930
40
Malka Ribowska
05/20/1931
39
Michael Spice
05/20/1931-11/02/1983
39
Vera Fusek
05/20/1932
38
Constance Towers
05/20/1933
37
Tonino Valerii
05/20/1934-10/13/2016
36
Roy Heather
05/20/1935-09/03/2014
35
Peter Armstrong
05/20/1936-01/16/2001
34
Anthony Zerbe
05/20/1936
34
Rainer Basedow
05/20/1938
32
Evelyne Salmon
05/20/1938
32
Ted Rusoff
05/20/1939-09/28/2013
31
David Proval
05/20/1942
28
Carita
05/20/1943
27
Francesca Romana Coluzzi
05/20/1943-07/15/2009
27
Mike Savage
05/20/1943
27
David Bolt
05/20/1944-10/04/2015
26
Joe Cocker
05/20/1944-12/22/2014
26
Michael Sullivan
05/20/1945
25
Cher
05/20/1946
24
Jon Amiel
05/20/1948
22
James Staley
05/20/1948
22
Dave Thomas
05/20/1949
21
Sherry Lynn
05/20/1952
18
Julie Allred
05/20/1954-12/29/2011
16
Dean Butler
05/20/1956
14
Brian Nash
05/20/1956
14
Christine Matchett
05/20/1957
13
Judy Kuhn
05/20/1958
12
Matt McCoy
05/20/1958
12
Frank Medrano
05/20/1958
12
Jane Wiedlin
05/20/1958
12
Chris De Faria
05/20/1959
11
Bronson Pinchot
05/20/1959
11
John Billingsley
05/20/1960
10
Tony Goldwyn
05/20/1960
10
Owen Teale
05/20/1961
9
Eileen McDonough
05/20/1962-03/13/2012
8
Paul Cooke
05/20/1964-09/21/1986
6
Christian Juttner
05/20/1964
6
Eric Norris
05/20/1965
5
Dato Bakhtadze
05/20/1966
4
Gina Ravera
05/20/1966
4
Alvin Alexis
05/20/1967
3
Stephanie Niznik
05/20/1967
3
James Burnett
05/20/1968-04/30/2017
2
Timothy Olyphant
05/20/1968
2
Brian James
05/20/1969
1

Released on Wednesday, May 20 1970
Let it Be (1970)CinemaUK

Aired on Wednesday, May 20 1970
Dark ShadowsEpisode #1.1018

Now Showing Wednesday, May 20 1970
UK
Casino
Patton
Leicester Square Theatre
Oliver!

Aired on Wednesday, May 20 1970
UK
BBC1
 4:40 pmJackanoryThe Good Master: The Round-up
 4:55 pmSix chevaux bleusPart 3
 5:44 pmAdventures of ParsleyEpisode
 6:45 pmDoctorsEpisode #1.51
 7:05 pmTomorrow's WorldWhat's new today on, in, and under the water
 7:30 pmAll Gas and GatorsWhen in Rome
 8:00 pmIt's a KnockoutRhyl v Caernarvon
 9:10 pmWednesday PlayChariot of Fire
ITV
 5:20 pmFreewheelersSpartika
 7:00 pmThis is Your LifeReg Varney
 9:00 pmCallanSuddenly - At Home

 
UK Chart
Saturday, May 16 1970
Back HomeEngland World Cup Squad '70'1
Spirit In The SkyNorman Greenbaum2
QuestionThe Moody Blues3
The House Of The Rising SunFrijid Pink4
All Kinds Of EverythingDana5
Yellow RiverChristie6
I Can't Tell The Bottom From The TopThe Hollies7
Daughter Of DarknessTom Jones8
Travelin' BandCreedence Clearwater Revival9
BrontosaurusThe Move10
Can't Help Falling In LoveAndy Williams11
Bridge Over Troubled WaterSimon & Garfunkel12
When Julie Comes AroundThe Cuff Links13
Farewell Is A Lonely SoundJimmy Ruffin14
I Don't Believe In If AnymoreRoger Whittaker15
Never Had A Dream Come TrueStevie Wonder16
Rag Mama RagThe Band17
Gimme Dat DingThe Pipkins18
The SeekerThe Who19
I've Got You On My MindWhite Plains20


US Chart
Saturday, May 16 1970
American WomanGuess Who, The1
ABCJackson 52
VehicleIdes Of March, The3
Let It BeThe Beatles4
CeciliaSimon and Garfunkel5
Spirit In The SkyNorman Greenbaum6
Everything Is BeautifulRay Stevens7
Turn Back The Hands Of TimeTyrone Davis8
Up Around The BendCreedence Clearwater Revival9
Reflections Of My LifeMarmalade, The10
WoodstockCrosby, Stills, Nash & Young11
Love On A Two Way StreetMoments, The12
For The Love Of HimBobbi Martin13
Something's BurningKenny Rogers14
Love Or Let Me Be LonelyFriends Of Distinction, The15
Get ReadyRare Earth16
Which Way You Goin' Billy?Poppy Family, The17
Instant Karma (We All Shine On)John Ono Lennon18
Make Me SmileChicago19
What Is TruthJohnny Cash20