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WhoBirthdayAge on Wednesday, Jan 31 1962
Horace B. Carpenter
01/31/1875-05/21/1945
87
Died Aged:70
Peter Dawson
01/31/1882-09/26/1961
80
Died Aged:79
Fritz Leiber
01/31/1882-10/14/1949
80
Died Aged:67
William J. O'Brien
01/31/1884-02/14/1953
78
Died Aged:69
Charles Irwin
01/31/1887-01/12/1969
75
Ernest Hilliard
01/31/1890-09/03/1947
72
Died Aged:57
Eddie Cantor
01/31/1892-10/10/1964
70
Nicholas Joy
01/31/1893-03/16/1964
69
Percy Helton
01/31/1894-09/11/1971
68
James Dyrenforth
01/31/1895-12/26/1973
67
Olive Carey
01/31/1896-03/13/1988
66
Deering Wells
01/31/1896-09/29/1961
66
Died Aged:65
Tallulah Bankhead
01/31/1903-12/12/1968
59
Marjorie Mars
01/31/1903-12/22/1991
59
Cliff Nazarro
01/31/1904-02/18/1961
58
Died Aged:57
Norman Nesbitt
01/31/1904-01/16/1975
58
Maurice Salabert
01/31/1904-10/21/1966
58
Geraldine Hall
01/31/1905-09/18/1970
57
Hiroshi Hayashi
01/31/1905-12/22/1971
57
Suzet Maïs
01/31/1908-01/24/1989
54
Walter Coy
01/31/1909-12/11/1974
53
Eddie Byrne
01/31/1911-08/21/1981
51
John Boylan
01/31/1912-11/16/1994
50
Patrick Holt
01/31/1912-10/12/1993
50
Warren Mace
01/31/1913-04/17/1966
49
Maurice Manson
01/31/1913-09/21/2002
49
Miranda Campa
01/31/1914-12/06/1984
48
Carey Loftin
01/31/1914-03/04/1997
48
Bobby Hackett
01/31/1915-06/07/1976
47
Fay Baker
01/31/1917-12/08/1987
45
John Crockett
01/31/1918-10/11/1986
44
John Agar
01/31/1921-04/07/2002
41
Carol Channing
01/31/1921
41
Mario Lanza
01/31/1921-10/07/1959
41
Died Aged:38
Vladislav Strzhelchik
01/31/1921-09/11/1995
41
Jean-Jacques Vierne
01/31/1921-06/18/2003
41
William Sylvester
01/31/1922-01/25/1995
40
Joanne Dru
01/31/1923-09/11/1996
39
Norman Mailer
01/31/1923-11/10/2007
39
Eddie Ryder
01/31/1923-03/29/1997
39
William Bryant
01/31/1924-06/26/2001
38
Charles Aidman
01/31/1925-11/07/1993
37
Anthony Newlands
01/31/1925-10/06/1995
37
Jerry Haynes
01/31/1927-09/26/2011
35
Jean Speegle Howard
01/31/1927-09/02/2000
35
Vic Silayan
01/31/1929-08/30/1987
33
Jean Simmons
01/31/1929-01/22/2010
33
Joakim Bonnier
01/31/1930-06/11/1972
32
Lynn Carlin
01/31/1930
32
Richard Clarke
01/31/1930-01/07/2005
32
Patricia Blair
01/31/1931-09/09/2013
31
Hansjörg Felmy
01/31/1931-08/24/2007
31
Lawrie Osag
01/31/1931-11/19/1985
31
Michael Degen
01/31/1932
30
Ottilie Patterson
01/31/1932-06/20/2011
30
James Franciscus
01/31/1934-07/08/1991
28
Davyd Harries
01/31/1937
25
Suzanne Pleshette
01/31/1937-01/19/2008
25
Ruth Barrie
01/31/1939
23
Jerry Brutsche
01/31/1939
23
Damu King
01/31/1939
23
Stuart Margolin
01/31/1940
22
Stuart Margolin
01/31/1940
22
Don Newsome
01/31/1940-05/18/2004
22
Ron Thompson
01/31/1941
21
Jessica Walter
01/31/1941
21
Daniela Bianchi
01/31/1942
20
Derek Jarman
01/31/1942-02/19/1994
20
Christian Miller
01/31/1942
20
Peter McRobbie
01/31/1943
19
Connie Booth
01/31/1944
18
Jonathan Banks
01/31/1947
15
Glynn Turman
01/31/1947
15
Carol Hawkins
01/31/1949
13
Robert Grubb
01/31/1950
12
Nancy Steen
01/31/1950
12
Phil Collins
01/31/1951
11
Eric Danot
01/31/1951
11
Cristine Rose
01/31/1951
11
Peter Bucossi
01/31/1955
7
Paul Land
01/31/1956-12/30/2007
6
John Lydon
01/31/1956
6
Anthony LaPaglia
01/31/1959
3
Kelly Lynch
01/31/1959
3
David Oliver
01/31/1962-11/12/1992
0


Aired on Wednesday, Jan 31 1962
BandstandEpisode #5.108
Top CatThe Grand Tour

Now Showing Wednesday, Jan 31 1962
UK
Astoria
Exodus
Carlton
The Comancheros
Casino
This is Cinerama
Coliseum
King of Kings
Columbia
Only Two Can Play
Curzon
La Vérité
Dominion
South Pacific
Leicester Square Theatre
Judgment at Nuremberg
London Pavilion
Pocketful of Miracles
Metropole
El Cid
Odeon Marble Arch
Only Two Can Play
Plaza
My Geisha
Rialto
The Innocents
Ritz
Ada
Royalty Theatre
Ben-Hur
Studio One
Fantasia
Warner
Splendor in the Grass

Aired on Wednesday, Jan 31 1962
USA
ABC
 9:00 pmHawaiian EyeMy Love but Lightly
10:00 pmNaked CityOne of the Most Important Men in the Whole World
CBS
 9:30 pmDick Van Dyke ShowThe Talented Neighborhood
NBC
 7:30 pmWagon TrainThe Dr. Denker Story
 8:30 pmJoey Bishop ShowThe Income Tax Caper

 
UK Chart
Thursday, Jan 25 1962
The Young OnesCliff Richard1
Stranger On The ShoreMr. Acker Bilk2
Happy Birthday, Sweet SixteenNeil Sedaka3
Let There Be DrumsSandy Nelson4
MultiplicationBobby Darin5
I'd Never Find Another YouBilly Fury6
Run To HimBobby Vee7
Forget Me NotEden Kane8
Midnight In MoscowKenny Ball & His Jazzmen9
Walk On ByLeroy Van Dyke10
Johnny WillPat Boone12
The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh)The Tokens13
The TwistChubby Checker14
Moon RiverDanny Williams15
Language Of LoveJohn D. Loudermilk16
So Long BabyDel Shannon17
Crying In The RainThe Everly Brothers18
Son, This Is SheJohn Leyton19
You're The Only Good Thing (That Happened To Me)Jim Reeves20


US Chart
Monday, Jan 29 1962
Peppermint Twist (Part 1)Joey Dee and the Starliters1
Can't Help Falling In LoveElvis Presley2
The TwistChubby Checker3
NormanSue Thompson4
I Know (You Don't Love Me No More)Barbara George5
The WandererDion6
Baby It's YouThe Shirelles8
The Lion Sleeps TonightThe Tokens10
Dear Lady TwistGary (U.S.) Bonds11
A Little Bitty TearBurl Ives12
Town Without PityGene Pitney13
When I Fall In LoveThe Lettermen14
Run To HimBobby Vee15
Walk On ByLeroy Van Dyke16
Break It To Me GentlyBrenda Lee17
Irresistible YouBobby Darin17
Cotton FieldsThe Highwaymen18
Happy Birthday, Sweet SixteenNeil Sedaka19
Duke Of EarlGene Chandler20