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WhoBirthdayAge on Friday, May 17 1940
Ellis Jeffreys
05/17/1868-01/21/1943
72
Gertrude Hoffman
05/17/1871-10/21/1966
69
Lillian Leighton
05/17/1874-03/19/1956
66
Kitty Bradbury
05/17/1875-12/12/1945
65
Bertram Marburgh
05/17/1875-08/22/1956
65
Conway Tearle
05/17/1878-10/01/1938
62
Died Aged:60
Dorothy Gibson
05/17/1889-02/17/1946
51
William Irving
05/17/1893-12/25/1943
47
Ruth Donnelly
05/17/1896-11/17/1982
44
Alban Blakelock
05/17/1897-12/06/1966
43
Malcolm St. Clair
05/17/1897-06/01/1952
43
Ralf Harolde
05/17/1899-11/01/1974
41
Jean Gabin
05/17/1904-11/15/1976
36
Jacques Clancy
05/17/1905-05/19/2012
35
Jack Carr
05/17/1906-02/02/1967
34
Horace McMahon
05/17/1906-08/17/1971
34
Walter Chotzen
05/17/1911-10/20/1998
29
Ruth Dunning
05/17/1911-02/27/1983
29
Alfredo Mayo
05/17/1911-05/19/1985
29
Maureen O'Sullivan
05/17/1911-06/23/1998
29
Alec Clunes
05/17/1912-03/13/1970
28
Marie Déa
05/17/1912-03/01/1992
28
Guy Guy-Mas
05/17/1913
27
T. J. Halligan
05/17/1914-07/19/1970
26
Joan Benham
05/17/1918-06/13/1981
22
Mary Lawrence
05/17/1918-09/24/1991
22
Tony Aguilar
05/17/1919-06/19/2007
21
Raymond Gérôme
05/17/1920-02/02/2002
20
Herbert Gunn
05/17/1921-07/12/1999
19
Alice Backes
05/17/1923-03/15/2007
17
Douglas Blackwell
05/17/1924-10/17/2009
16
Bob Duggan
05/17/1924-02/08/1998
16
Hannes Messemer
05/17/1924-11/02/1991
16
Artro Morris
05/17/1926-02/11/2014
14
Dietmar Schönherr
05/17/1926-07/18/2014
14
Nyta Dover
05/17/1927-04/13/1998
13
Jean-Louis Richard
05/17/1927-06/03/2012
13
Jacques Ciron
05/17/1928
12
Miriam Byrd-Nethery
05/17/1929-01/06/2003
11
Renato Montalbano
05/17/1931
9
Antonio Casale
05/17/1932-02/04/2017
8
Janet Banzet
05/17/1934-07/29/1971
6
Dennis Potter
05/17/1935-06/07/1994
5
Don Dolan
05/17/1936
4
James Gordon
05/17/1936
4
Dennis Hopper
05/17/1936-05/29/2010
4
Dennis Hopper
05/17/1936-05/29/2010
4
Jason Bernard
05/17/1938-10/16/1996
2
Claude Johnson
05/17/1938-05/18/2009
2
André Valardy
05/17/1938-04/30/2007
2
Peter Gerety
05/17/1940
0

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