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WhoBirthdayAge on Thursday, Oct 12 1961
James Bradbury Sr.
10/12/1857-10/12/1940
104
Died Aged:83
Prince Randian
10/12/1874-12/19/1934
87
Died Aged:60
Lyn Harding
10/12/1876-12/26/1952
85
Died Aged:76
Mark Lester
10/12/1876-1957
85
T.C. Jack
10/12/1881-10/04/1954
80
Died Aged:72
Crauford Kent
10/12/1881-05/14/1953
80
Died Aged:71
William Nigh
10/12/1881-11/27/1955
80
Died Aged:74
Maurice Cass
10/12/1884-06/08/1954
77
Died Aged:69
Godfrey Tearle
10/12/1884-06/08/1953
77
Died Aged:68
Karl Dane
10/12/1886-04/15/1934
75
Died Aged:47
Lenore Shanewise
10/12/1887-12/22/1980
74
Alexander Campbell
10/12/1888-12/25/1970
73
Victor Potel
10/12/1889-03/08/1947
72
Died Aged:57
Dick Botiller
10/12/1896-03/24/1953
65
Died Aged:56
Carlos Casaravilla
10/12/1900-02/17/1981
61
Anthony Eustrel
10/12/1902-07/02/1979
59
Josephine Hutchinson
10/12/1903-06/04/1998
58
Henri Guisol
10/12/1904-05/11/1994
57
William Brisbane
10/12/1905-04/07/1966
56
Nelson Welch
10/12/1905-08/06/1991
56
Craig Kelly
10/12/1907-02/09/1991
54
Arthur Space
10/12/1908-01/13/1983
53
Jack Orrison
10/12/1909-11/21/1988
52
Renata Vanni
10/12/1909-02/19/2004
52
Guy Rennie
10/12/1910-12/04/1979
51
Lola Morice
10/12/1912-12/14/1998
49
Anthony Marlowe
10/12/1913-12/01/1975
48
Mary Ainslee
10/12/1914-11/02/1991
47
Rolf Lefebvre
10/12/1916-12/09/1974
45
Lock Martin
10/12/1916-01/19/1959
45
Died Aged:42
Dorothy Crider
10/12/1917-07/03/1980
44
Steve Condos
10/12/1918-09/16/1990
43
Helmut Janatsch
10/12/1918-11/24/1989
43
Alicia Massey-Beresford
10/12/1919-1999
42
Raoul Billerey
10/12/1920-07/28/2010
41
Mario Landi
10/12/1920-03/18/1992
41
Peggy Diggins
10/12/1921-08/12/1957
40
Died Aged:35
Kenneth Griffith
10/12/1921-06/25/2006
40
Hope Jackman
10/12/1921-12/23/1999
40
Jean Wallace
10/12/1923-02/14/1990
38
Adrian Cairns
10/12/1924
37
Doris Grau
10/12/1924-12/30/1995
37
Puluelo Park
10/12/1924
37
Randy Stuart
10/12/1924-07/20/1996
37
Charles Gordone
10/12/1925-11/17/1995
36
Mickey Manners
10/12/1926
35
Brian Cobby
10/12/1929-10/31/2012
32
Sylvain Levignac
10/12/1929-03/18/1994
32
Magnus Magnusson
10/12/1929-01/07/2007
32
Nicole Chomo
10/12/1930
31
Sam Buffington
10/12/1931-05/15/1960
30
Died Aged:28
Dick Gregory
10/12/1932-08/19/2017
29
Michael Ross Verona
10/12/1933-12/12/2002
28
Pino Caruso
10/12/1934
27
Eva Damien
10/12/1934-06/24/1984
27
Luciano Pavarotti
10/12/1935-09/06/2007
26
Pascale Audret
10/12/1936-07/17/2000
25
James Grant
10/12/1936
25
James MacKrell
10/12/1937
24
Jim McKrell
10/12/1937
24
Gawn Grainger
10/12/1940
21
Daliah Lavi
10/12/1940-05/03/2017
21
Lin Shaye
10/12/1943
18
Angela Rippon
10/12/1944
17
Aurore Clément
10/12/1945
16
Dusty Rhodes
10/12/1945-06/11/2015
16
Randy West
10/12/1947
14
Rick Parfitt
10/12/1948-12/24/2016
13
Richard Price
10/12/1949
12
Susan Anton
10/12/1950
11
Robin Askwith
10/12/1950
11
Caroline Ellis
10/12/1950
11
Ron Hajak
10/12/1951-03/26/2011
10
Steven Lance
10/12/1953
8
Les Dennis
10/12/1954
7
Brigitte Lahaie
10/12/1955
6
Kim Le Mesurier
10/12/1956-10/06/1991
5
Jon Richard Platten
10/12/1958
3
Hiroyuki Sanada
10/12/1960
1

Passed on Thursday, Oct 12 1961
Jack Livesey

Released on Thursday, Oct 12 1961
Pit of Darkness (1961)CInemaUUK

Aired on Thursday, Oct 12 1961
It's a Square WorldEpisode
You Can't Win2. The One That Got Away
Real McCoysThe Trailer Camp
Frontier CircusThe Smallest Target
OutlawsThe Connie Masters Story
Flower of Evil2. The Camp in the Mountains
PlayboxThe Case of the Ship Museum
Family SolicitorIn Custody

Now Showing Thursday, Oct 12 1961
UK
Casino
Search for Paradise

Aired on Thursday, Oct 12 1961
UK
ITV
 8:00 pmMorecambe & Wise ShowEpisode 1
 9:35 pmITV Television PlayhouseGod and Tony Lockwood

Aired on Thursday, Oct 12 1961
USA
ABC
 8:00 pmDonna Reed ShowThe Monster
 9:00 pmMy Three SonsThe Crush
10:00 pmUntouchablesThe Troubleshooter
NBC
 8:30 pmDr. KildareA Shining Image
 9:30 pmHazelHazel Plays Nurse

 
UK Chart
Thursday, Oct 12 1961
MichaelThe Highwaymen1
Walkin' Back To HappinessHelen Shapiro2
Kon-TikiThe Shadows3
JealousyBilly Fury4
Johnny Remember MeJohn Leyton5
TogetherConnie Francis6
You'll Answer To MeCleo Laine7
I Feel So BadElvis Presley8
Wild In The CountryElvis Presley8
Hats Off To LarryDel Shannon9
You Don't KnowHelen Shapiro10
Get LostEden Kane11
Wild WindJohn Leyton12
Sucu SucuThe Laurie Johnson Orchestra13
Climb Ev'ry MountainShirley Bassey14
Reach For The StarsShirley Bassey14
Sea Of HeartbreakDon Gibson15
LumberedLonnie Donegan16
Michael, Row The BoatLonnie Donegan16
GranadaFrank Sinatra17
My Boomerang Won't Come BackCharlie Drake18
That's My HomeMr. Acker Bilk19
Bless YouTony Orlando20


US Chart
Monday, Oct 9 1961
Hit The Road JackRay Charles1
CryingRoy Orbison2
Take Good Care Of My BabyBobby Vee3
Runaround SueDion4
Bristol StompDovells, The5
You Must Have Been A Beautiful BabyBobby Darin6
The Mountain's HighDick and DeeDee7
Little SisterElvis Presley8
Let's Get TogetherHayley Mills9
MexicoBob Moore10
MichaelHighwaymen, The11
I Love How You Love MeParis Sisters, The12
This TimeTroy Shondell13
Ya YaLee Dorsey14
Bless YouTony Orlando15
The Way You Look TonightLettermen, The16
Big Bad JohnJimmy Dean17
Sad Movies (Make Me Cry)Sue Thompson18
Look In My EyesChantels, The19
Without YouJohnny Tillotson20