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WhoBirthdayAge on Wednesday, Aug 12 1953
Cecil B. De Mille
08/12/1881-01/21/1959
72
Cecil B. DeMille
08/12/1881-01/21/1959
72
Arthur Aylesworth
08/12/1883-06/26/1946
70
Died Aged:62
Pauline Frederick
08/12/1883-09/19/1938
70
Died Aged:55
Marion Lorne
08/12/1883-05/09/1968
70
Nat Carr
08/12/1886-07/06/1944
67
Died Aged:57
Maurice Bénard
08/12/1887-04/02/1977
66
Eddie Kane
08/12/1889-04/30/1969
64
Douglas Gerrard
08/12/1891-06/05/1950
62
Died Aged:58
Vernon Kelso
08/12/1893-1958
60
Howard Smith
08/12/1893-01/10/1968
60
Charles Jordan
08/12/1896-02/??/1977
57
Oskar Homolka
08/12/1898-01/27/1978
55
Cecil B. DeMille
08/12/1881-01/21/1959
72
John Derek
08/12/1926-05/22/1998
27
Ray Jones
08/12/1900-10/27/1975
53
Vivian Tobin
08/12/1902-08/06/2002
51
Edward Ashley
08/12/1904-05/05/2000
49
Bréols
08/12/1905-12/20/1988
48
Tedd Pierce
08/12/1906-02/19/1972
47
Joe Besser
08/12/1907-03/01/1988
46
Leonard Strong
08/12/1908-01/23/1980
45
Eric Wyland
08/12/1908-03/31/1989
45
Jane Wyatt
08/12/1910-10/20/2006
43
Cantinflas
08/12/1911-04/20/1993
42
Felix Felton
08/12/1911-10/21/1972
42
Samuel Fuller
08/12/1911-10/30/1997
42
James Newill
08/12/1911-07/31/1975
42
Gordon Richardson
08/12/1911-12/??/1994
42
Samuel Fuller
08/12/1912-10/31/1997
41
Sonnie Willis
08/12/1912-05/07/1977
41
Guy Sorel
08/12/1914-04/05/1994
39
Ralph Nelson
08/12/1916-12/21/1987
37
Ralph Nelson
08/12/1916-12/21/1987
37
Kem Dibbs
08/12/1917-03/28/1996
36
Marjorie Reynolds
08/12/1917-02/01/1997
36
Rai Tasco
08/12/1917-07/02/2011
36
Michael Kidd
08/12/1919
34
Peter West
08/12/1920-09/02/2003
33
Dermot Tuohy
08/12/1921-12/14/1986
32
Fulton Mackay
08/12/1922-06/06/1987
31
Ross Evans
08/12/1923-04/15/2013
30
Barbara Hicks
08/12/1924-09/06/2013
29
Emory Bass
08/12/1925-03/04/2015
28
Norris McWhirter
08/12/1925-04/19/2004
28
Ross McWhirter
08/12/1925-11/27/1975
28
Douglas Croft
08/12/1926-10/24/1963
27
John Derek
08/12/1926-05/22/1998
27
David Lee
08/12/1926
27
Peggy Mondo
08/12/1927-02/19/1991
26
John Bluthal
08/12/1929
24
Pat Harrington Jr.
08/12/1929-01/06/2016
24
Johnny Maxfield
08/12/1930-04/09/2002
23
Peter Weck
08/12/1930
23
Ralph Reed
08/12/1931-01/21/1997
22
Nadia Sanders
08/12/1931
22
Curtis Taylor
08/12/1933-12/31/1978
20
John Cazale
08/12/1935-03/12/1978
18
Michael Hawkins
08/12/1935
18
Michael Coles
08/12/1936-04/26/2005
17
Elizabeth Shepherd
08/12/1936
17
Thommy Berggren
08/12/1937
16
Carol Eve Rossen
08/12/1937
16
Jimmy Clemons
08/12/1938
15
Rosanna Huffman
08/12/1938-05/20/2016
15
Alan Marshall
08/12/1938
15
Margot Eskens
08/12/1939
14
George Hamilton
08/12/1939
14
Michael Brunson
08/12/1940
13
Gary Hollis
08/12/1940-06/29/2014
13
L.M. Kit Carson
08/12/1941-10/20/2014
12
Letícia Román
08/12/1941
12
Jennifer Warren
08/12/1941
12
Iain Blair
08/12/1942-07/03/2011
11
Stephen Brooks
08/12/1942-12/01/1999
11
Phillip Clark
08/12/1942
11
Le Clanche Du Rand
08/12/1942
11
Dana Ivey
08/12/1942
11
Colin Maitland
08/12/1942
11
Jean-Pierre Talbot
08/12/1943
10
Deborah Walley
08/12/1943-05/10/2001
10
Lezlie Dalton
08/12/1944
9
Bruce Solomon
08/12/1944
9
Ron Mael
08/12/1945
8
John Nathan-Turner
08/12/1947-05/01/2002
6
Vic Polizos
08/12/1947
6
Penny Casdagli
08/12/1948
5
Jim Beaver
08/12/1950
3
Simon Groom
08/12/1950
3
Maureen Moore
08/12/1951
2
Selina Cadell
08/12/1953
0

Passed on Wednesday, Aug 12 1953
Kernan Cripps

Released on Wednesday, Aug 12 1953
Always a Bride (1953)CinemaAUK

Aired on Wednesday, Aug 12 1953
Kraft TheatreDay of the Vision

UK Chart
Friday, Aug 7 1953
I BelieveFrankie Laine1
Terry's Theme From 'LimeLight'Frank Chacksfield & His Orchestra2
The Theme From The Film 'Limelight'Ron Goodwin & His Orchestra3
The Song From The Moulin Rouge (Where Is Your Heart)Mantovani & His Orchestra4
I'm Walking Behind YouEddie Fisher5
Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss MeMuriel Smith6
PretendNat 'King' Cole7
Hot ToddyTed Heath & His Music8
Let's Walk That-A-WayDoris Day & Johnnie Ray9
Say You're Mine AgainJune Hutton & Axel Stordahl10
DownheartedEddie Fisher12
Tell Me A StoryFrankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd12