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WhoBirthdayAge on Saturday, May 3 1969
Frank Terry
05/03/1870-10/26/1948
99
Died Aged:78
Horace Murphy
05/03/1880-01/20/1975
89
Reginald Pash
05/03/1884-08/02/1949
85
Died Aged:65
Marion Sheldon
05/03/1885-02/28/1944
84
Died Aged:58
Sidney D'Albrook
05/03/1886-05/30/1948
83
Died Aged:62
André Saint-Germain
05/03/1887-01/06/1973
82
Beulah Bondi
05/03/1888-01/11/1981
81
Clara Williams
05/03/1888-05/08/1928
81
Died Aged:40
Hope Landin
05/03/1893-02/22/1973
76
Dodie Smith
05/03/1896-11/24/1990
73
A. F. Erickson
05/03/1897-01/15/1956
72
Died Aged:58
Albert Johannes
05/03/1897-05/20/1983
72
Antoine Balpêtré
05/03/1898-03/28/1963
71
Died Aged:64
John Roy
05/03/1898-05/31/1975
71
Juliette Compton
05/03/1899-03/19/1989
70
Aline MacMahon
05/03/1899-10/12/1991
70
Gino Cervi
05/03/1901-01/03/1974
68
Jack La Rue
05/03/1902-01/11/1984
67
Walter Slezak
05/03/1902-04/21/1983
67
Bing Crosby
05/03/1903-10/14/1977
66
José Nieto
05/03/1903-08/09/1982
66
Paul Gibbons
05/03/1904-01/18/1987
65
Mary Astor
05/03/1906-09/25/1987
63
Edgar Lustgarten
05/03/1907-12/15/1978
62
Earl Wilson
05/03/1907-01/16/1987
62
Lucien Guervil
05/03/1908-01/06/1997
61
Curt Massey
05/03/1910-10/20/1991
59
Geneviève Guitry
05/03/1914-07/06/1963
55
Died Aged:49
Stu Hart
05/03/1915-10/16/2003
54
Maxine Gates
05/03/1917-07/27/1990
52
Joan Peart
05/03/1917-03/22/1989
52
Leopoldo Trieste
05/03/1917-01/25/2003
52
Virginia Vincent
05/03/1918-10/03/2013
51
Doris Rich
05/03/1919-05/18/1971
50
Nina Bara
05/03/1920-08/15/1990
49
John Beardmore
05/03/1920-09/14/2004
49
Lidia Prochnicka
05/03/1920-10/26/1994
49
Sugar Ray Robinson
05/03/1921
48
Elizabeth Lawrence
05/03/1922-06/11/2000
47
Mary Mackenzie
05/03/1922-09/20/1966
47
Died Aged:44
Jack Goth
05/03/1923-02/20/2006
46
Leni Lynn
05/03/1923-01/01/2010
46
Mary Carver
05/03/1924-10/18/2013
45
Suzi Crandall
05/03/1924
45
Betty Beckers
05/03/1925-12/21/1982
44
John Dennis
05/03/1925-03/20/2004
44
Barry Russo
05/03/1925-12/13/2003
44
Philippe Condroyer
05/03/1927
42
John Leoning
05/03/1927-03/23/1977
42
Jeanne Bal
05/03/1928-04/30/1996
41
Julien Guiomar
05/03/1928-11/22/2010
41
Michael Earl
05/03/1929-05/09/2013
40
Robert Osborne
05/03/1932-03/06/2017
37
Abigail Shelton
05/03/1932-12/11/2006
37
James Brown
05/03/1933-12/25/2006
36
Alex Cord
05/03/1933
36
Henry Cooper
05/03/1934-05/01/2011
35
Fox Harris
05/03/1936-12/27/1988
33
Engelbert Humperdinck
05/03/1936
33
Bobby Driscoll
05/03/1937-03/30/1968
32
Died Aged:30
Frankie Valli
05/03/1937
32
Lindsay Kemp
05/03/1938-08/25/2018
31
Karl Scheydt
05/03/1940-04/20/2009
29
Charles Thomas Murphy
05/03/1941-09/09/2006
28
Lynn Farleigh
05/03/1942
27
Loredana Nusciak
05/03/1942-07/12/2006
27
Jimmy Gambina
05/03/1943
26
Carl Forgione
05/03/1944-09/10/1998
25
George Winslow
05/03/1946-06/13/2015
23
John Hamill
05/03/1947
22
Doug Henning
05/03/1947-02/07/2000
22
Paul A. Partain
05/03/1947-01/27/2005
22
Tommy Boyle
05/03/1948
21
Chris Mulkey
05/03/1948
21
John Richardson
05/03/1948
21
Ron Canada
05/03/1949
20
Marianne Eggerickx
05/03/1950
19
Peter Guiness
05/03/1950
19
Peter Guinness
05/03/1950
19
Mary Hopkin
05/03/1950
19
Caitlin Clarke
05/03/1952-09/09/2004
17
Mats Andersson
05/03/1953
16
Peter Duncan
05/03/1954
15
Tim Cappello
05/03/1955
14
Kevin Kilner
05/03/1958
11
Sandi Toksvig
05/03/1958
11
Ben Elton
05/03/1959
10
Margarita Broich
05/03/1960
9
Mark Thomas Miller
05/03/1960
9
Amy Steel
05/03/1960
9
Michael Gould
05/03/1961
8
John Zarchen
05/03/1961
8
Joseph J. Lawson
05/03/1962
7
Toni Naples
05/03/1962
7
Raoul W. Heimrich
05/03/1964
5
Rob Brydon
05/03/1965
4

Passed on Saturday, May 3 1969
Karl Freund

Aired on Saturday, May 3 1969
Galton and Simpson ComedyNever Talk to Strangers
ITV Saturday Night TheatreToys

Aired on Saturday, May 3 1969
Sweden
SVT
Pippi LångstrumpPippi går ombord

Now Showing Saturday, May 3 1969
UK
Astoria
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Casino
Ice Station Zebra
Leicester Square Theatre
Oliver!

Aired on Saturday, May 3 1969
UK
BBC1
 5:15 pmDoctor WhoThe War Games: Episode 3
ITV
11:30 pmJourney to the UnknownThe Madison Equation

UK Chart
Wednesday, Apr 30 1969
Get BackThe Beatles1
GoodbyeMary Hopkin2
IsraelitesDesmond Dekker & The Aces3
Pinball WizardThe Who4
Come Back And Shake MeClodagh Rodgers5
CupidJohnny Nash6
Harlem ShuffleBob & Earl7
The Windmills Of Your MindNoel Harrison8
I Heard It Through The GrapevineMarvin Gaye9
Boom Bang-A-BangLulu10
Man Of The WorldFleetwood Mac11
Gentle On My MindDean Martin12
Road RunnerJr. Walker & The All Stars13
In The Bad Bad Old DaysThe Foundations14
My Sentimental FriendHerman's Hermits15
My WayFrank Sinatra16
Don't Know Why I Love YouStevie Wonder17
I Can Hear MusicThe Beach Boys18
Games People PlayJoe South19
Behind A Painted SmileThe Isley Brothers20


US Chart
Saturday, May 3 1969
Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In (The Flesh Failures)The 5th Dimension1
It's Your ThingThe Isley Brothers2
HairThe Cowsills3
You've Made Me So Very HappyBlood, Sweat & Tears4
Only The Strong SurviveJerry Butler5
Sweet Cherry WineTommy James and the Shondells7
Hawaii Five-OThe Ventures8
The BoxerSimon & Garfunkel9
GalvestonGlen Campbell10
DizzyTommy Roe11
Gimme Gimme Good Lovin'Crazy Elephant12
Twenty-Five MilesEdwin Starr13
These EyesThe Guess Who14
Love (Can Make You Happy)Mercy15
Do Your ThingThe Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band16
Don't Give In To HimGary Puckett17
The Chokin' KindJoe Simon18
AtlantisDonovan19
GitarzanRay Stevens20