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WhoBirthdayAge on Saturday, Jan 1 1966
Snitz Edwards
01/01/1868-05/01/1937
98
Died Aged:69
Frank Hall Crane
01/01/1873-09/01/1948
93
Died Aged:75
Willis Robards
01/01/1873-11/03/1921
93
Died Aged:48
Aldrich Bowker
01/01/1875-03/21/1947
91
Died Aged:72
William E. Cassidy
01/01/1876-04/06/1943
90
Died Aged:67
Charlotte Barbier-Krauss
01/01/1877-09/19/1938
89
Died Aged:61
Edward Dillon
01/01/1879-07/11/1933
87
Died Aged:54
Paul Porcasi
01/01/1879-08/08/1946
87
Died Aged:67
Edie Martin
01/01/1880-02/22/1964
86
Died Aged:84
William Edmunds
01/01/1885-12/07/1981
81
Willard Robertson
01/01/1886-04/05/1948
80
Died Aged:62
Art Howard
01/01/1887-05/28/1963
79
Died Aged:76
Frank J. Coleman
01/01/1889-11/29/1948
77
Died Aged:59
Tom Dugan
01/01/1889-03/07/1955
77
Died Aged:66
Alice Tissot
01/01/1890-05/05/1971
76
Charles Bickford
01/01/1891-11/09/1967
75
Marguerita Padula
01/01/1891-02/22/1957
75
Died Aged:66
Frank Pettingell
01/01/1891-02/17/1966
75
Meier Tzelniker
01/01/1894-1982
72
Jimmy Hollywood
01/01/1895-07/02/1955
71
Died Aged:60
J. Edgar Hoover
01/01/1895-05/02/1972
71
Iván Petrovich
01/01/1896-10/18/1962
70
Died Aged:66
Hans von Morhart
01/01/1896
70
Joseph Hamilton
01/01/1899-02/20/1965
67
Died Aged:66
Paola Borboni
01/01/1900-04/09/1995
66
Xavier Cugat
01/01/1900-10/27/1990
66
Mildred Davis
01/01/1900-08/18/1969
66
Roger Maxwell
01/01/1900-11/24/1971
66
Lillian Rich
01/01/1900-01/05/1954
66
Died Aged:54
Odette Roger
01/01/1900-08/24/1985
66
Everett Brown
01/01/1902-10/25/1953
64
Died Aged:51
Jerry Fletcher
01/01/1902-12/21/1984
64
Leslie Anderson
01/01/1903-1977
63
Geraldine Dvorak
01/01/1904-04/25/1985
62
Nelson Leigh
01/01/1905-07/03/1985
61
Al Minns
01/01/1905-04/24/1985
61
Norah Baring
01/01/1907-02/08/1985
59
Russ Bender
01/01/1910-08/16/1969
56
Kamer Baba
01/01/1911-08/29/1985
55
Basil Dearden
01/01/1911-03/23/1971
55
Dana Andrews
01/01/1912-12/17/1992
54
Margaret Nearing
01/01/1913-05/21/1983
53
Gilbert Green
01/01/1914-04/15/1984
52
Maxine Doyle
01/01/1915-05/08/1973
51
Shannon Bolin
01/01/1917-03/25/2016
49
Robert Bruce
01/01/1917-1968
49
Dan Cunningham
01/01/1917-09/??/2001
49
Émile Genevois
01/01/1918-09/19/1962
48
Died Aged:44
Leonard Trolley
01/01/1918-02/10/2005
48
Carole Landis
01/01/1919-07/05/1948
47
Died Aged:29
J.D. Salinger
01/01/1919-01/27/2010
47
Willie Fennell
01/01/1920-09/08/1992
46
Golden Henning
01/01/1920-09/16/2015
46
César Baldaccini
01/01/1921-12/06/1998
45
Regina Bianchi
01/01/1921-04/05/2013
45
Bill Bradley
01/01/1921
45
Evelyne Smith
01/01/1921-03/17/1992
45
Barbara Baxley
01/01/1923-06/07/1990
43
Sheila Manahan
01/01/1924-03/29/1988
42
François Patrice
01/01/1924
42
John Warner
01/01/1924-05/19/2001
42
Matthew 'Stymie' Beard
01/01/1925-01/08/1981
41
Valentina Cortese
01/01/1925
41
Paul-Emile Deiber
01/01/1925-12/14/2011
41
Raymond Pellegrin
01/01/1925-10/14/2007
41
Stella Tanner
01/01/1925-03/26/2012
41
Riccardo Garrone
01/01/1926-03/14/2016
40
Zena Marshall
01/01/1926-07/10/2009
40
Yvonne Sanson
01/01/1926-07/23/2003
40
Claudio Villa
01/01/1926-02/07/1987
40
Pat Heywood
01/01/1927
39
Masaki Shinohara
01/01/1927
39
Helen Westcott
01/01/1928-03/17/1998
38
Haruo Nakajima
01/01/1929-08/07/2017
37
Yvonne De Lavallade
01/01/1930
36
Ty Hardin
01/01/1930-08/03/2017
36
Mohammad Shamsi
01/01/1930
36
John Wood
01/01/1930-08/06/2011
36
Anatoli Romashin
01/01/1931-08/08/2000
35
Fritz Hakl
01/01/1932-02/28/2012
34
Hiroshi Tanaka
01/01/1934-01/02/1993
32
Brian G. Hutton
01/01/1935-08/19/2014
31
Brian G. Hutton
01/01/1935-08/19/2014
31
Fred Holliday
01/01/1936-11/21/1995
30
Eliane Salmon
01/01/1937
29
Neil Connery
01/01/1938
28
Jerry DeWilde
01/01/1938
28
Frank Langella
01/01/1938
28
Don Sullivan
01/01/1938-01/06/2018
28
Noel Trevarthen
01/01/1938-12/03/1999
28
Harlan Jordan
01/01/1939-11/03/2001
27
Michèle Mercier
01/01/1939
27
Michael Blodgett
01/01/1940-11/14/2007
26
Sandra Knight
01/01/1940
26
Tony Wall
01/01/1940-08/29/2014
26
Simón Andreu
01/01/1941
25
Jim Baffico
01/01/1942
24
Lara Lindsay
01/01/1942
24
Michael Maurer
01/01/1942
24
Dorothy Tristan
01/01/1942
24
Stanley Kamel
01/01/1943-04/08/2008
23
Don Novello
01/01/1943
23
Marian Opania
01/01/1943
23
Jimmy Hart
01/01/1944
22
Suzy Kendall
01/01/1944
22
Bob Minor
01/01/1944
22
Victor Steinbach
01/01/1944
22
Chris April
01/01/1945
21
Ira Hagen
01/01/1945
21
Jacky Ickx
01/01/1945
21
Rick Hurst
01/01/1946
20
Anne Aston
01/01/1948
18
Bengt C.W. Carlsson
01/01/1948
18
Pam Ferris
01/01/1948
18
Dieter Okras
01/01/1948-01/23/2014
18
Katya Wyeth
01/01/1948
18
Aimee Eccles
01/01/1949
17
Leon Isaac Kennedy
01/01/1949
17
Don Opper
01/01/1949
17
Anniqa Järlefors
01/01/1950
16
Hugh Hayes
01/01/1950
16
Pascal N'Zonzi
01/01/1951
15
Stephanie Faracy
01/01/1952
14
Matt Roe
01/01/1952-10/09/2003
14
Eva Mottley
01/01/1953-02/14/1985
13
Richard Edson
01/01/1954
12
Daniel Kenigsberg
01/01/1954
12
Jodi Long
01/01/1954
12
Helen Wellington-Lloyd
01/01/1954
12
Timothy F. Crowley
01/01/1955
11
Jonathan Hartman
01/01/1956
10
Andrew Lesnie
01/01/1956-04/27/2015
10
Luis Guzmán
01/01/1957
9
Joseph Rockman
01/01/1957
9
Madolyn Smith
01/01/1957
9
Julia Nickson
01/01/1958
8
Renn Woods
01/01/1958
8
Adrian Hall
01/01/1959
7
Albie Selznick
01/01/1959
7
Shinya Tsukamoto
01/01/1960
6
Karina Huff
01/01/1961-04/18/2016
5
Mark Wingett
01/01/1961
5
Richard Roxburgh
01/01/1962
4
Linda Henry
01/01/1963
3
Juli Donald
01/01/1964
2
Stefan Gebelhoff
01/01/1964
2
Dedee Pfeiffer
01/01/1964
2
Embeth Davidtz
01/01/1966
0

Passed on Saturday, Jan 1 1966
Augie Gomez

Released on Saturday, Jan 1 1966
The Curse of the Fly (1965)CinemaUK
The Ghost of Monk's Island (1966)CinemaUUK
Kid Rodelo (1966)CinemaUSA

Aired on Saturday, Jan 1 1966
Looney TunesThe Astroduck

Now Showing Saturday, Jan 1 1966
UK
Casino
Battle of the Bulge
Coliseum
The Great Race
Royalty Theatre
My Fair Lady

Aired on Saturday, Jan 1 1966
UK
BBC1
 5:15 pmJuke Box JuryEpisode #1.333
 5:50 pmDoctor WhoVolcano
 6:40 pmDixon of Dock GreenThe Man on the Train
 9:55 pmSpiesLash Out
10:45 pmBBC 3Episode #1.12
ITV
 5:15 pmThank Your Lucky StarsEpisode #9.14
 9:00 pmCourt MartialOperation Trojan Horse
10:05 pmArmchair TheatreThe Sweet War Man

UK Chart
Thursday, Dec 30 1965
Day TripperThe Beatles1
We Can Work It OutThe Beatles1
Wind Me Up (Let Me Go)Cliff Richard2
The River (Le Colline Sono In Fiore)Ken Dodd3
The Carnival Is OverThe Seekers4
TearsKen Dodd5
My Ship Is Coming InThe Walker Brothers6
My GenerationThe Who7
1-2-3Len Barry8
A Lover's ConcertoThe Toys9
Let's Hang On !The Four Seasons10
Rescue MeFontella Bass11
MariaP. J. Proby12
To Whom It ConcernsChris Andrews13
Till The End Of The DayThe Kinks14
Keep On RunningThe Spencer Davis Group15
Princess In RagsGene Pitney16
Positively 4th StreetBob Dylan17
The War LordThe Shadows18
Merry Gentle PopsThe Barron Knights19
Yesterday ManChris Andrews20


US Chart
Saturday, Jan 1 1966
The Sounds Of SilenceSimon and Garfunkel1
We Can Work It OutThe Beatles2
I Got You (I Feel Good)James Brown3
Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)The Byrds4
Over And OverDave Clark Five5
Let's Hang OnThe Four Seasons6
FeverThe McCoys7
Ebb TideThe Righteous Brothers8
England SwingsRoger Miller9
Make The World Go AwayEddy Arnold10
Five O'Clock WorldThe Vogues11
Flowers On The WallThe Statler Brothers12
One Has My Name (The Other Has My Heart)Barry Young13
Puppet On A StringElvis Presley14
I Can Never Go Home AnymoreThe Shangri-Las15
She's Just My StyleGary Lewis and the Playboys16
Don't Think TwiceThe Wonder Who?17
Day TripperThe Beatles18
Hang On SloopyRamsey Lewis Trio19
The Little Girl I Once KnewThe Beach Boys20