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WhoBirthdayAge on Thursday, Jan 29 1959
Marguerite de Morlaye
01/29/1870-09/18/1957
89
Died Aged:87
H.R. Hignett
01/29/1870-12/17/1959
89
W.C. Fields
01/29/1880-12/25/1946
79
Died Aged:66
Albert Conti
01/29/1887-01/18/1967
72
Kokuten Kodo
01/29/1887-01/22/1960
72
Archie Mayo
01/29/1891-12/04/1968
68
Hal Walters
01/29/1892-09/07/1940
67
Died Aged:48
Arlette Marchal
01/29/1902-02/11/1984
57
Walter Crisham
01/29/1903-10/27/1985
56
Damian O'Flynn
01/29/1907-08/08/1982
52
Dorothy Blythe
01/29/1909-06/06/1994
50
Eddie Dew
01/29/1909-04/06/1972
50
Alan Marshal
01/29/1909-07/13/1961
50
Robert Bassac
01/29/1910-06/08/1940
49
Died Aged:30
Bryan Coleman
01/29/1911-07/04/2005
48
Norman Pitt
01/29/1911-1986
48
Victor Mature
01/29/1913-08/04/1999
46
Tucker McGuire
01/29/1913-08/03/1988
46
Albert Henderson
01/29/1915-01/14/2004
44
Peter Ashmore
01/29/1916-07/26/1997
43
Hana Maria Pravda
01/29/1916-05/22/2008
43
Aline André
01/29/1917
42
Lloyd Perryman
01/29/1917-05/31/1977
42
John Forsythe
01/29/1918-04/01/2010
41
Donald Murphy
01/29/1918-05/19/2008
41
Kenneth Allsop
01/29/1920
39
José Luis de Vilallonga
01/29/1920-08/30/2007
39
Anthony Sheppard
01/29/1920-01/03/1974
39
Anthony George
01/29/1921-03/16/2005
38
Pierre Goutas
01/29/1922-2002
37
Jacques Marbeuf
01/29/1926-07/14/1993
33
Peter Fernandez
01/29/1927-07/15/2010
32
Aaron Fletcher
01/29/1927-03/19/1990
32
Kerry Vaughn
01/29/1927-11/20/1996
32
Peter Byrne
01/29/1928-05/14/2018
31
Pierre Tchernia
01/29/1928-10/08/2016
31
Stephanie Bidmead
01/29/1929-09/22/1974
30
Pierre Forget
01/29/1929-08/26/1993
30
William Emms
01/29/1930-05/??/1993
29
John Junkin
01/29/1930-03/07/2006
29
Richard Bakalyan
01/29/1931-02/27/2015
28
Bunty Webb
01/29/1931-01/10/2005
28
Lina Canalejas
01/29/1932-09/01/2012
27
Clebert Ford
01/29/1932-07/22/2011
27
Sacha Distel
01/29/1933-07/22/2004
26
Geoffrey Frederick
01/29/1933
26
Noel Harrison
01/29/1934
25
Patrick O'Connell
01/29/1934-08/10/2017
25
Mark Dempsey
01/29/1936-04/05/1994
23
Joan Riordan
01/29/1936-06/20/2015
23
Francoise Brion
01/29/1938
21
Rosella Como
01/29/1939-12/20/1986
20
Germaine Greer
01/29/1939
20
William Hobbs
01/29/1939-07/10/2018
20
Ismael Carlo
01/29/1942
17
Claudine Longet
01/29/1942
17
Katharine Ross
01/29/1942
17
Peter Sumner
01/29/1942-11/23/2016
17
Tony Blackburn
01/29/1943
16
Tommy J. Huff
01/29/1943-04/08/2006
16
Dennis Troy
01/29/1943
16
Mark Wynter
01/29/1943
16
Kathryn Leigh Scott
01/29/1945
14
Tom Selleck
01/29/1945
14
Kurt Andon
01/29/1947
12
Ann Holloway
01/29/1947
12
Ernie Lively
01/29/1947
12
Michael Abendroth
01/29/1948
11
Delia Boccardo
01/29/1948
11
Marc Singer
01/29/1948
11
Ann Jillian
01/29/1950
9
Micaela Esdra
01/29/1952
7
Tommy Ramone
01/29/1952
7
Paul Fusco
01/29/1953
6
Terry Kinney
01/29/1954
5
Oprah Winfrey
01/29/1954
5
William Dix
01/29/1955
4
Diane Delano
01/29/1957
2
Jenifer Lewis
01/29/1957
2
Judy Norton
01/29/1958
1

Released on Thursday, Jan 29 1959
Nachts, wenn der Teufel kam (1957)CinemaUSA
Sleeping Beauty (1959)CinemaGUSA

Aired on Thursday, Jan 29 1959
Shadow SquadCar for Sale: Part 2
Real McCoysSon of the Mystic Nile
Murder BagLockhart Breaks Even
ZorroTornado Is Missing
Leave it to BeaverThe Garage Painters
Third ManConfessions of an Honest Man
Third ManA Question of Price

Now Showing Thursday, Jan 29 1959
UK
Casino
Seven Wonders of the World
Dominion
South Pacific

Aired on Thursday, Jan 29 1959
USA
CBS
 9:30 pmPlayhouse 90A Quiet Game of Cards

UK Chart
Friday, Jan 23 1959
The Day The Rains CameJane Morgan1
Baby FaceLittle Richard2
I Got StungElvis Presley3
One NightElvis Presley3
To Know Him, Is To Love HimThe Teddy Bears4
It's Only Make BelieveConway Twitty5
Kiss Me, Honey Honey, Kiss MeShirley Bassey6
Tea For Two Cha ChaThe Tommy Dorsey Orchestra7
Hoots MonLord Rockingham's XI8
Tom DooleyThe Kingston Trio10
Tom DooleyLonnie Donegan11
Love Makes The World Go 'Round (Yeah Yeah)Perry Como12
Come On Let's GoTommy Steele13
Smoke Gets In Your EyesThe Platters14
You Always Hurt The One You LoveConnie Francis15
You're The Top ChaAl Saxon17
High Class BabyCliff Richard18
Mandolins In The MoonlightPerry Como18
ProblemsThe Everly Brothers18


US Chart
Monday, Jan 26 1959
Smoke Gets In Your EyesThe Platters1
My HappinessConnie Francis2
DonnaRitchie Valens3
16 CandlesThe Crests4
Stagger LeeLloyd Price5
Gotta Travel OnBilly Grammer6
Lonely TeardropsJackie Wilson8
Goodbye BabyJack Scott9
Whole Lotta LovingFats Domino10
May You AlwaysThe McGuire Sisters11
The All American BoyBill Parsons12
Manhattan SpiritualReg Owen and His Orchestra13
Lucky LadybugBilly and Lillie14
The Chipmunk SongThe Chipmunks15
Lonesome TownRicky Nelson16
One NightElvis Presley17
To Know Him, Is To Love HimThe Teddy Bears18
The DiaryNeil Sedaka19
(All Of A Sudden) My Heart SingsPaul Anka20