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WhoBirthdayAge on Wednesday, Oct 21 1959
Townsend Whitling
10/21/1870-06/24/1952
89
Died Aged:81
Lamberto Picasso
10/21/1880-09/17/1962
79
Janet Beecher
10/21/1884-08/06/1955
75
Died Aged:70
Alex Melesh
10/21/1890-03/05/1949
69
Died Aged:58
Edgar K. Bruce
10/21/1893-11/01/1971
66
Bertha Mann
10/21/1893-12/20/1967
66
Delos Jewkes
10/21/1895-07/17/1984
64
George Nardelli
10/21/1895-09/16/1973
64
Edna Purviance
10/21/1895-01/11/1958
64
Died Aged:62
Lloyd Hughes
10/21/1897-06/06/1958
62
Died Aged:60
Fred Pasquali
10/21/1898-06/12/1991
61
Richard Nicholls
10/21/1900-03/??/1973
59
George Wiltshire
10/21/1901-12/04/1976
58
Lillian Bronson
10/21/1902-08/02/1995
57
Renée Passeur
10/21/1905-01/16/1975
54
Carleton Young
10/21/1905-11/07/1994
54
Jean Sylvain
10/21/1906-06/05/1970
53
Pierre Dux
10/21/1908-12/01/1990
51
Peter Graves
10/21/1911-06/06/1994
48
Don Byas
10/21/1912-08/24/1912
47
Died Aged:X
Birdie M. Hale
10/21/1912-06/04/2009
47
John Bethune
10/21/1913-07/21/2007
46
Fransined
10/21/1914-10/17/2012
45
Joe Haworth
10/21/1914-07/02/2000
45
Rodney Bell
10/21/1915-08/03/1968
44
Stewart Nedd
10/21/1915-03/05/1971
44
Andrea Checchi
10/21/1916-03/31/1974
43
Alf Mangan
10/21/1916-06/16/1988
43
Dizzy Gillespie
10/21/1917-01/06/1993
42
Alan Dexter
10/21/1918-12/19/1983
41
Hy Averback
10/21/1920-10/14/1997
39
Ruth Terry
10/21/1920-03/11/2016
39
Peggy Aitchison
10/21/1921-01/29/1990
38
Malcolm Arnold
10/21/1921-09/23/2006
38
Bruce Beeby
10/21/1921-10/20/2013
38
Robert Clothier
10/21/1921-02/10/1999
38
Mitch Mitchell
10/21/1921-09/23/2002
38
Marie Harmon
10/21/1923
36
Celia Cruz
10/21/1924-07/16/2003
35
Michele Montau
10/21/1924-03/24/1989
35
Joyce Randolph
10/21/1924
35
Jean-Pierre Jorris
10/21/1925-02/21/2017
34
Leonard Rossiter
10/21/1926-10/05/1984
33
Fred Sadoff
10/21/1926-05/06/1994
33
Howard Zieff
10/21/1927-02/21/2009
32
Pascale Roberts
10/21/1930
29
Nicole Courcel
10/21/1931-06/25/2016
28
Vivian Pickles
10/21/1931
28
Claude Bessy
10/21/1932
27
Tommy Fujiwara
10/21/1932-01/25/2016
27
Georgia Brown
10/21/1933-06/06/1992
26
Pat Keen
10/21/1933-03/01/2013
26
Richard Forbes
10/21/1935-09/12/1979
24
Richard Sinatra
10/21/1935-09/12/1979
24
Jack Taylor
10/21/1936
23
Craig Chudy
10/21/1937
22
Rani Dubé
10/21/1937-04/18/2010
22
Edith Scob
10/21/1937
22
Barbara Bermel
10/21/1938-07/05/1999
21
Rhoda Gemignani
10/21/1940
19
Julie Parrish
10/21/1940-10/01/2003
19
Pat Ast
10/21/1941-10/03/2001
18
Steve Cropper
10/21/1941
18
Daniel Dietrich
10/21/1941-09/01/2015
18
Judy Sheindlin
10/21/1942
17
Paula Kelly
10/21/1943
16
Curtis Credel
10/21/1944
15
Kulbhushan Kharbanda
10/21/1944
15
Butch Miller
10/21/1944
15
Mandy Rice-Davies
10/21/1944-12/18/2014
15
Adam Kurakin
10/21/1945-04/08/1989
14
Everett McGill
10/21/1945
14
Nikita Mikhalkov
10/21/1945
14
Fred Pierce
10/21/1946-07/09/2000
13
Dick Christie
10/21/1948
11
Tom Everett
10/21/1948
11
Lux Interior
10/21/1948-02/04/2009
11
LaTanya Richardson Jackson
10/21/1949
10
Phillip Kwok Chun-Fung
10/21/1951
8
Patti Davis
10/21/1952
7
Matt Landers
10/21/1952-03/12/2015
7
Eleonora Giorgi
10/21/1953
6
Carrie Fisher
10/21/1956-12/27/2016
3
Tamara De Treaux
10/21/1959-11/28/1990
0
Tony Ganios
10/21/1959
0
Ken Watanabe
10/21/1959
0

Passed on Wednesday, Oct 21 1959
Olive Blakeney
Jack Frost

Released on Wednesday, Oct 21 1959
North by Northwest (1959)CinemaNot RatedFrance

Aired on Wednesday, Oct 21 1959
SkyportEpisode
Tell It to the Marines
Third ManHigh Finance
Men Into SpaceBuilding a Space Station
Rescue 8Dangerous Salvage
No Hiding PlaceThe Sharp Knife

Now Showing Wednesday, Oct 21 1959
UK
Casino
Seven Wonders of the World
Dominion
South Pacific

Aired on Wednesday, Oct 21 1959
USA
ABC
 9:00 pmHawaiian EyeSecond Day of Infamy
CBS
10:00 pmUS Steel HourHoliday on Wheels
NBC
 7:30 pmWagon TrainThe Estaban Zamora Story

UK Chart
Friday, Oct 16 1959
Mack The KnifeBobby Darin1
Here Comes SummerJerry Keller2
('Til) I Kissed YouThe Everly Brothers3
Only SixteenCraig Douglas4
Sea Of LoveMarty Wilde5
The Three Bells (Les Trois Cloches)The Browns6
Living DollCliff Richard7
Travellin' LightCliff Richard8
Broken Hearted MelodySarah Vaughan9
Just A Little Too MuchRicky Nelson11
Mona LisaConway Twitty12
SomeoneJohnny Mathis13
China TeaRuss Conway14
Forty Miles Of Bad RoadDuane Eddy15
DynamiteCliff Richard16
Lonely BoyPaul Anka17
Peggy Sue Got MarriedBuddy Holly18
Makin' LoveFloyd Robinson19
Lipstick On Your CollarConnie Francis20


US Chart
Monday, Oct 19 1959
Mack The KnifeBobby Darin1
Put Your Head On My ShoulderPaul Anka2
Mr. BlueFleetwoods, The3
Teen BeatSandy Nelson4
('Til) I Kissed YouEverly Brothers, The5
Sleep WalkSanto and Johnny6
Lonely StreetAndy Williams7
Poison IvyCoasters, The8
Just Ask Your HeartFrankie Avalon9
The Three BellsBrowns, The10
Primrose LaneJerry Wallace11
I'm Gonna Get MarriedLloyd Price12
Don't You KnowDella Reese13
Red River RockJohnny and the Hurricanes14
Deck Of CardsWink Martindale15
Battle Hymn Of The RepublicMormon Tabernacle Choir16
MorgenIvo Robic17
The Battle Of KookamongaHomer & Jethro18
Broken-Hearted MelodySarah Vaughan19
A Worried ManKingston Trio, The20