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WhoBirthdayAge on Monday, Aug 13 1956
Anthony Gildès
08/13/1856-10/06/1941
100
Died Aged:85
Jean Sinoël
08/13/1868-08/30/1949
88
Died Aged:81
Mabel Colcord
08/13/1873-06/06/1952
83
Died Aged:78
Beryl Mercer
08/13/1882-07/28/1939
74
Died Aged:56
Palau
08/13/1883-12/03/1966
73
Emil Rameau
08/13/1888-09/09/1957
68
John Lester Johnson
08/13/1893-03/27/1968
63
Emory Richardson
08/13/1894-02/??/1965
62
Robert Burton
08/13/1895-09/29/1964
61
Mary Duncan
08/13/1895-05/09/1993
61
Bert Lahr
08/13/1895-12/04/1967
61
Sam Taylor
08/13/1895-03/06/1958
61
Regis Toomey
08/13/1898-10/12/1991
58
Alfred Hitchcock
08/13/1899-04/29/1980
57
Helen Gerald
08/13/19??
Harry Gresham
08/13/1900-07/??/1970
56
Norman Mayes
08/13/1902-03/19/1973
54
Wilton Graff
08/13/1903-01/13/1969
53
Chubby Johnson
08/13/1903-10/31/1974
53
Jonathan Hole
08/13/1904-02/11/1998
52
Bartlett Mullins
08/13/1904-05/15/1992
52
Charles 'Buddy' Rogers
08/13/1904-04/21/1999
52
Gene Raymond
08/13/1908-05/02/1998
48
Jeanne Stuart
08/13/1908-02/12/2003
48
John Beal
08/13/1909-04/26/1997
47
Tristram Coffin
08/13/1909-03/26/1990
47
Dave Willock
08/13/1909-11/12/1990
47
Dorothy Layton
08/13/1912-06/02/2009
44
Irene Coleman
08/13/1913-07/19/1975
43
Rita Johnson
08/13/1913-10/31/1965
43
Kurt Kasznar
08/13/1913-08/06/1979
43
Felix Nelson
08/13/1913-09/12/1998
43
Ruth Lodge
08/13/1914-11/11/1973
42
Luis Mariano
08/13/1914-07/14/1970
42
Gloria Dickson
08/13/1916-04/10/1945
40
Died Aged:28
Claudia McNeil
08/13/1917-11/25/1993
39
Neville Brand
08/13/1921-04/16/1992
35
Scott Hale
08/13/1922-12/19/1991
34
Buck Kartalian
08/13/1922-05/24/2016
34
Willard Sage
08/13/1922-03/17/1974
34
Jean-Marie Bon
08/13/1923-09/22/1998
33
Geoffrey Russell
08/13/1925-06/01/2004
31
Jane Webb
08/13/1925-03/29/2010
31
Fidel Castro
08/13/1926-11/25/2016
30
Pieter Lutz
08/13/1927-08/20/2009
29
Bernard Manning
08/13/1930-06/18/2007
26
Barry Smith
08/13/1930-08/28/1989
26
Michael T. Mikler
08/13/1933-06/23/2008
23
Terence Pushman
08/13/1934-03/14/2012
22
Rod Hull
08/13/1935-03/17/1999
21
Raymond Serra
08/13/1936-06/20/2003
20
Goo Shin
08/13/1936
20
Robert Aiken
08/13/1937
19
Erin Fleming
08/13/1941-04/15/2003
15
Susan Jameson
08/13/1944
12
Kevin Tighe
08/13/1944
12
Howard Marks
08/13/1945-04/10/2016
11
Jan Hencz
08/13/1946
10
Gretchen Corbett
08/13/1947
9
Scott Powell
08/13/1948
8
Lillian Hurst
08/13/1949
7
Kit McDonough
08/13/1949
7
Philippe Petit
08/13/1949
7
Addison Randall
08/13/1949
7
Jane Carr
08/13/1950
6
Jeff Altman
08/13/1951
5
Paul Greengrass
08/13/1955
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Now Showing Monday, Aug 13 1956
UK
Casino
Cinerama Holiday

Aired on Monday, Aug 13 1956
UK
BBC
 7:35 pmAdventures of the Big ManThe Thief
 8:00 pmFind the LinkEpisode #3.4
 9:45 pmBBC PlaysA Woman Alone
ITV
 8:00 pmITV Play of the WeekThey Came by Night
Midlands
 7:05 pmCount of Monte CristoThe Barefoot Empress

UK Chart
Friday, Aug 10 1956
Whatever Will Be, Will BeDoris Day1
Walk Hand In HandTony Martin2
Why Do Fools Fall In LoveThe Teenagers featuring Frankie Lymon3
A Sweet Old Fashioned GirlTeresa Brewer5
Heartbreak HotelElvis Presley6
I'll Be HomePat Boone7
All-Star Hit ParadeVarious Artists8
Who Are WeRonnie Hilton9
The Wayward WindTex Ritter10
The Saints Rock 'n RollBill Haley & His Comets11
Experiments With MiceJohnny Dankworth & His Orchestra12
I'm Walking Backwards For ChristmasThe Goons13
The Bluebottle BluesThe Goons13
The Left Bank (C'Est A Hambourg)Winifred Atwell14
Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom)Perry Como15
Walk Hand In HandRonnie Carroll16
The Faithful HussarTed Heath & His Music18
The Wayward WindGogi Grant19