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Born on this Day
Suzy Amis

Birthdays for this date

Passed on Friday, Jan 5 1962
Fritz Wendhausen

Now Showing Friday, Jan 5 1962
UK
Astoria, London
Exodus
Carlton, London
The Comancheros
Casino, London
This is Cinerama
Coliseum, London
King of Kings
Columbia, London
On the Waterfront
Curzon, London
La Vérité
Dominion, London
South Pacific
Leicester Square Theatre, Westminster, London
Judgment at Nuremberg
London Pavilion, London
Pocketful of Miracles
Metropole, London
El Cid
Odeon Leicester Square, London
The Valiant
Odeon Marble Arch, London
Swiss Family Robinson
Plaza, London
Hey, Let's Twist
The Errand Boy
Rialto, London
The Innocents
Ritz, Grays
A Thunder of Drums
Royalty Theatre, London
Ben-Hur
Studio, London
Babes in Toyland
Warner West End, London
The Young Ones

Aired on Friday, Jan 5 1962
UK
BBC
1955DefendersDeath Across the Counter
2045Comedy PlayhouseThe Offer
2045Steptoe and SonComedy Playhouse - The Offer
2125BBC PlaysThe Secret Thread
ITV
1930GunsmokeNina's Revenge
2020Tons of Trouble

Aired on Friday, Jan 5 1962
USA
ABC
2030FlintstonesThe Gambler
210077 Sunset StripThe Down Under Caper
2200Target: The CorruptorsA Man Is Waiting to Be Murdered
CBS
1930RawhideThe Long Count
2030Route 66To Walk with the Serpent
2130Have Gun - Will TravelBrotherhood
2200Twilight ZoneNothing in the Dark


UK Chart
Thursday, Jan 4 1962
Moon RiverDanny Williams1
Midnight In MoscowKenny Ball & His Jazzmen2
Let There Be DrumsSandy Nelson3
Johnny WillPat Boone4
Tower Of StrengthFrankie Vaughan5
Happy Birthday, Sweet SixteenNeil Sedaka6
MultiplicationBobby Darin7
Stranger On The ShoreMr. Acker Bilk8
I'd Never Find Another YouBilly Fury9
Toy BalloonsRuss Conway10
So Long BabyDel Shannon11
Take Good Care Of My BabyBobby Vee12
Walkin' Back To HappinessHelen Shapiro13
Big Bad JohnJimmy Dean14
(Marie's The Name) His Latest FlameElvis Presley15
Little SisterElvis Presley15
The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh)The Tokens16
I Understand (Just How You Feel)The G-Clefs17
Run To HimBobby Vee18
My Friend The SeaPetula Clark19
The SavageThe Shadows20


US Chart
Monday, Jan 1 1962
The Lion Sleeps TonightThe Tokens1
The TwistChubby Checker2
Run To HimBobby Vee3
Peppermint Twist (Part 1)Joey Dee and the Starliters4
Can't Help Falling In LoveElvis Presley5
Happy Birthday, Sweet SixteenNeil Sedaka6
Goodbye Cruel WorldJames Darren7
Walk On ByLeroy Van Dyke8
When I Fall In LoveThe Lettermen9
Unchain My HeartRay Charles10
When The Boy In Your Arms (Is The Boy In Your Heart)Connie Francis11
White ChristmasBing Crosby12
Please Mr. PostmanThe Marvelettes13
I Know (You Don't Love Me No More)Barbara George15
I Don't Know WhyLinda Scott16
Let There Be DrumsSandy Nelson17
RevengeBrook Benton18
Moon RiverHenry Mancini and His Orchestra19
There's No Other (Like My Baby)The Crystals20

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