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WhoBirthdayAge on Friday, May 18 1956
Dan Crimmins
05/18/1863-06/12/1945
93
Died Aged:82
Bertrand Russell
05/18/1872-02/02/1970
84
Lucy Beaumont
05/18/1873-04/24/1937
83
Died Aged:63
Howard Davies
05/18/1879-12/30/1947
77
Died Aged:68
Theodor Loos
05/18/1883-06/27/1954
73
Died Aged:71
Ezio Pinza
05/18/1892-05/09/1957
64
Yvan Noé
05/18/1895-07/07/1963
61
Walter Fitzgerald
05/18/1896-12/20/1976
60
Antonia Brough
05/18/1897-11/04/1937
59
Died Aged:40
Marcel De Sano
05/18/1897-03/17/1936
59
Died Aged:38
Jack Raine
05/18/1897-05/30/1979
59
Pierre Ferval
05/18/1899-07/01/1983
57
Frank Capra
05/18/1897-09/03/1991
59
Jumoke Debayo
05/18/19??
Elsie Ames
05/18/1902-05/03/1983
54
George E. Stone
05/18/1903-05/26/1967
53
Ruth Channing
05/18/1904-12/08/1992
52
Eynon Evans
05/18/1904-1989
52
Fred Shields
05/18/1904-06/30/1974
52
Lincoln Stedman
05/18/1907-03/22/1948
49
Died Aged:40
Rodney Ackland
05/18/1908-12/06/1991
48
Lya Lys
05/18/1908-06/02/1986
48
Sigrid Gurie
05/18/1911-08/14/1969
45
Wally Rose
05/18/1911-03/15/2000
45
Big Joe Turner
05/18/1911-11/24/1985
45
Perry Como
05/18/1912-05/12/2001
44
Mary Howard
05/18/1913-06/06/2009
43
Charles Trenet
05/18/1913-02/18/2001
43
Rita Conde
05/18/1914-05/10/1989
42
Robert J. Wilke
05/18/1914-03/28/1989
42
John Shelton
05/18/1915-05/17/1972
41
Lance Taylor
05/18/1915-09/06/1984
41
James Donald
05/18/1917-08/03/1993
39
Claudia Bryar
05/18/1918-06/16/2011
38
Massimo Girotti
05/18/1918-01/05/2003
38
Margot Fonteyn
05/18/1919-02/21/1991
37
Harriette Johns
05/18/1921-04/??/1990
35
Adrian Hoven
05/18/1922-04/28/1981
34
Bill Macy
05/18/1922
34
Joy Barlow
05/18/1923-05/02/1995
33
Liam Sullivan
05/18/1923-04/19/1998
33
Priscilla Pointer
05/18/1924
32
Eddie Philips
05/18/1927-02/28/1982
29
Yoshio Tsuchiya
05/18/1927-02/08/2017
29
John Abineri
05/18/1928-06/29/2000
28
Pernell Roberts
05/18/1928-01/24/2010
28
Sara Shane
05/18/1928
28
Robert Morse
05/18/1931
25
Dwayne Hickman
05/18/1934
22
Elizabeth Rogers
05/18/1934-11/06/2004
22
Rita Cadillac
05/18/1936-04/04/1995
20
John Golightly
05/18/1936
20
Fran Jeffries
05/18/1937-12/15/2016
19
Joan Blackman
05/18/1938
18
Hark Bohm
05/18/1939
17
Ray Lonnen
05/18/1940-07/11/2014
16
Miriam Margolyes
05/18/1941
15
Diane McBain
05/18/1941
15
Jimmy Snuka
05/18/1943-01/15/2017
13
Candy Azzara
05/18/1945
11
Brian Cutler
05/18/1945
11
Ginny Golden
05/18/1945-07/08/2010
11
Alana Stewart
05/18/1945
11
Andreas Katsulas
05/18/1946-02/13/2006
10
Hugh Keays-Byrne
05/18/1947
9
Gail Strickland
05/18/1947
9
Akira Terao
05/18/1947
9
Gregory Phillips
05/18/1948
8
Nicholas Wyman
05/18/1950
6
James Stephens
05/18/1951
5
Patrick St. Esprit
05/18/1954
2
Caris Corfman
05/18/1955-01/13/2007
1
Jim Gaines
05/18/1955
1
Chow Yun-Fat
05/18/1955
1

Released on Friday, May 18 1956
23 Paces to Baker Street (1956)CinemaNot RatedUSA

Aired on Friday, May 18 1956
Science Fiction TheatreThe Flicker
Life of RileyHouse for Sale

Now Showing Friday, May 18 1956
UK
Casino
Cinerama Holiday

Aired on Friday, May 18 1956
USA
ABC
 7:30 pmAdventures of Rin Tin TinHubert Goes West

UK Chart
Friday, May 18 1956
No Other LoveRonnie Hilton1
The Poor People Of ParisWinifred Atwell2
A Tear FellTeresa Brewer4
Rock And Roll WaltzKay Starr5
It's Almost TomorrowThe Dream Weavers6
I'll Be HomePat Boone7
The Happy WhistlerDon Robertson8
Main Title Theme (From The Man With The Golden Arm)Billy May & His Orchestra9
Lost JohnLonnie Donegan10
A Theme From 'The Threepenny Opera'Louis Armstrong11
Only You (And You Alone)The Hilltoppers12
You Can't Be True To TwoDave King13
Heartbreak HotelElvis Presley14
Mountain GreeneryMel Torme15
See You Later, AlligatorBill Haley & His Comets16
Too Young To Go SteadyNat 'King' Cole17
Blue Suede ShoesCarl Perkins18
Port-Au-PrinceWinifred Atwell19