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WhoBirthdayAge on Thursday, May 26 1966
Charles Winninger
05/26/1884-01/29/1969
82
Al Jolson
05/26/1886-10/23/1950
80
Died Aged:64
Paul Lukas
05/26/1891-08/16/1971
75
Charles Stevens
05/26/1893-08/22/1964
73
Died Aged:71
Norma Talmadge
05/26/1894-12/24/1957
72
Died Aged:63
Arthur Berkeley
05/26/1896-07/29/1962
70
Died Aged:66
Nina Varela
05/26/1902-02/13/1982
64
Danny Green
05/26/1903-1973
63
George Formby
05/26/1904-03/06/1961
62
Died Aged:56
Derek Twist
05/26/1905-08/15/1979
61
Dorothy Christy
05/26/1906-05/21/1977
60
Pierre Prévert
05/26/1906-04/05/1988
60
John Wayne
05/26/1907-06/11/1979
59
Robert Morley
05/26/1908-06/03/1992
58
Ben Alexander
05/26/1911-07/05/1969
55
Maurice Baquet
05/26/1911-07/08/2005
55
Peter Cushing
05/26/1913-08/11/1994
53
Archie Duncan
05/26/1914-07/24/1979
52
Ziggy Elman
05/26/1914-06/25/1968
52
Frankie Manning
05/26/1914-04/27/2009
52
Sam Edwards
05/26/1915-07/24/2004
51
Olga Edwardes
05/26/1917-2008
49
Éva Szörényi
05/26/1917-12/01/2009
49
Billy Beck
05/26/1920-06/29/2011
46
Gordon Jocelyn
05/26/1920-12/02/2016
46
Peggy Lee
05/26/1920-01/21/2002
46
Michael Westmore
05/26/1920
46
Andrew Downie
05/26/1922-04/15/2009
44
James Arness
05/26/1923-06/03/2011
43
Roy Dotrice
05/26/1923
43
Lucky Grills
05/26/1923
43
Jean Sullivan
05/26/1923-02/27/2003
43
Horst Tappert
05/26/1923-12/13/2008
43
Leonard Maguire
05/26/1924-09/12/1997
42
John Stone
05/26/1924-2007
42
Alec McCowen
05/26/1925-02/06/2017
41
Miles Davis
05/26/1926-09/28/1991
40
Tenniel Evans
05/26/1926-06/10/2009
40
Antonio Prieto
05/26/1926-07/14/2011
40
Jacques Bergerac
05/26/1927-06/15/2014
39
Patrick Horgan
05/26/1929
37
James Carruthers
05/26/1931-10/29/1995
35
Frank Beyer
05/26/1932-10/01/2006
34
Sheila Steafel
05/26/1935
31
Richard Harrison
05/26/1936
30
Derrick Gilbert
05/26/1937
29
Ron Holgate
05/26/1937
29
Richard Reicheg
05/26/1937
29
Paul Wallace
05/26/1938
28
Levon Helm
05/26/1940-04/19/2012
26
Uta Levka
05/26/1942
24
Manorama
05/26/1943
23
Stevie Nicks
05/26/1948
18
Joe Alaskey
05/26/1949-02/03/2016
17
Pam Grier
05/26/1949
17
Dayle Haddon
05/26/1949
17
Philip Michael Thomas
05/26/1949
17
Ned Dowd
05/26/1950
16
Christopher Witty
05/26/1950
16
Barbara Stock
05/26/1956
10
Charles Van Eman
05/26/1957
9
Margaret Colin
05/26/1958
8
Hank Williams
05/26/1959
7
Doug Hutchison
05/26/1960
6
Dean Hollingsworth
05/26/1961
5
Genie Francis
05/26/1962
4
Lenny Kravitz
05/26/1964
2
Helena Bonham Carter
05/26/1966
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Passed on Thursday, May 26 1966
Edmond T. Greville
Edmond T. Gréville

Released on Thursday, May 26 1966
The Spy Who Came in From the Cold (1965)CinemaJapan

Aired on Thursday, May 26 1966
Frost ReportMedicine
Weavers GreenEpisode #1.14

Now Showing Thursday, May 26 1966
UK
Casino
Battle of the Bulge
Coliseum
Cinerama's Russian Adventure
Royalty Theatre
My Fair Lady

Aired on Thursday, May 26 1966
UK
BBC1
10:45 amPogle's WoodThe Secret House
 4:45 pmJackanoryCharlotte's Web: Part 4 - Wilbur Feels Radiant

Aired on Thursday, May 26 1966
USA
ABC
 9:00 pmBewitchedWhat every Young Man Should Know
 9:30 pmPeyton PlaceEpisode #2.109

UK Chart
Thursday, May 26 1966
Paint It BlackThe Rolling Stones1
Wild ThingThe Troggs2
Strangers In The NightFrank Sinatra3
Pretty FlamingoManfred Mann4
SorrowThe Merseys5
Sloop John BThe Beach Boys6
Shotgun WeddingRoy 'C'7
Monday MondayThe Mamas & The Papas8
Rainy Day Women # 12 & 35Bob Dylan9
Hey GirlSmall Faces10
DaydreamThe Lovin' Spoonful11
PromisesKen Dodd12
The Pied PiperCrispian St. Peters13
You Don't Have To Say You Love MeDusty Springfield14
When A Man Loves A WomanPercy Sledge15
Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)Cher16
Homeward BoundSimon & Garfunkel17
Hold Tight!Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich18
(You're My) Soul And InspirationThe Righteous Brothers19
I Love HerPaul & Barry Ryan20


US Chart
Saturday, May 21 1966
Monday, MondayMamas and The Papas, The1
Rainy Day Women #12 And 35Bob Dylan2
Good Lovin'Young Rascals3
When A Man Loves A WomanPercy Sledge4
A Groovy Kind Of LoveThe Mindbenders5
KicksPaul Revere and the Raiders6
How Does That Grab You Darlin'Nancy Sinatra7
Message To MichaelDionne Warwick8
Sloop John BBeach Boys, The9
Love Is Like An Itching In My HeartSupremes, The10
(You're My) Soul And InspirationRighteous Brothers, The11
GloriaShadows Of Knight, The12
The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine (Anymore)Walker Brothers, The13
Eight Miles HighByrds, The14
Leaning On The Lamp PostHerman's Hermits15
I Am A RockSimon and Garfunkel17
It's A Man's Man's Man's WorldJames Brown18
Paint It, BlackRolling Stones, The19
Let's Start All Over AgainRonnie Dove20