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WhoBirthdayAge on Wednesday, Aug 12 1970
Cecil B. De Mille
08/12/1881-01/21/1959
89
Died Aged:77
Cecil B. DeMille
08/12/1881-01/21/1959
89
Died Aged:77
Arthur Aylesworth
08/12/1883-06/26/1946
87
Died Aged:62
Pauline Frederick
08/12/1883-09/19/1938
87
Died Aged:55
Marion Lorne
08/12/1883-05/09/1968
87
Died Aged:84
Nat Carr
08/12/1886-07/06/1944
84
Died Aged:57
Maurice Bénard
08/12/1887-04/02/1977
83
Eddie Kane
08/12/1889-04/30/1969
81
Died Aged:79
Douglas Gerrard
08/12/1891-06/05/1950
79
Died Aged:58
Vernon Kelso
08/12/1893-1958
77
Howard Smith
08/12/1893-01/10/1968
77
Died Aged:74
Charles Jordan
08/12/1896-02/??/1977
74
Oskar Homolka
08/12/1898-01/27/1978
72
Cecil B. DeMille
08/12/1881-01/21/1959
89
Died Aged:77
John Derek
08/12/1926-05/22/1998
44
Ray Jones
08/12/1900-10/27/1975
70
Vivian Tobin
08/12/1902-08/06/2002
68
Edward Ashley
08/12/1904-05/05/2000
66
Bréols
08/12/1905-12/20/1988
65
Tedd Pierce
08/12/1906-02/19/1972
64
Joe Besser
08/12/1907-03/01/1988
63
Leonard Strong
08/12/1908-01/23/1980
62
Eric Wyland
08/12/1908-03/31/1989
62
Jane Wyatt
08/12/1910-10/20/2006
60
Cantinflas
08/12/1911-04/20/1993
59
Felix Felton
08/12/1911-10/21/1972
59
Samuel Fuller
08/12/1911-10/30/1997
59
James Newill
08/12/1911-07/31/1975
59
Gordon Richardson
08/12/1911-12/??/1994
59
Samuel Fuller
08/12/1912-10/31/1997
58
Sonnie Willis
08/12/1912-05/07/1977
58
Guy Sorel
08/12/1914-04/05/1994
56
Ralph Nelson
08/12/1916-12/21/1987
54
Ralph Nelson
08/12/1916-12/21/1987
54
Kem Dibbs
08/12/1917-03/28/1996
53
Marjorie Reynolds
08/12/1917-02/01/1997
53
Rai Tasco
08/12/1917-07/02/2011
53
Michael Kidd
08/12/1919
51
Peter West
08/12/1920-09/02/2003
50
Dermot Tuohy
08/12/1921-12/14/1986
49
Fulton Mackay
08/12/1922-06/06/1987
48
Ross Evans
08/12/1923-04/15/2013
47
Barbara Hicks
08/12/1924-09/06/2013
46
Emory Bass
08/12/1925-03/04/2015
45
Norris McWhirter
08/12/1925-04/19/2004
45
Ross McWhirter
08/12/1925-11/27/1975
45
Douglas Croft
08/12/1926-10/24/1963
44
Died Aged:37
John Derek
08/12/1926-05/22/1998
44
David Lee
08/12/1926
44
Peggy Mondo
08/12/1927-02/19/1991
43
John Bluthal
08/12/1929
41
Pat Harrington Jr.
08/12/1929-01/06/2016
41
Johnny Maxfield
08/12/1930-04/09/2002
40
Peter Weck
08/12/1930
40
Ralph Reed
08/12/1931-01/21/1997
39
Nadia Sanders
08/12/1931
39
Curtis Taylor
08/12/1933-12/31/1978
37
John Cazale
08/12/1935-03/12/1978
35
Michael Hawkins
08/12/1935
35
Michael Coles
08/12/1936-04/26/2005
34
Elizabeth Shepherd
08/12/1936
34
Thommy Berggren
08/12/1937
33
Carol Eve Rossen
08/12/1937
33
Jimmy Clemons
08/12/1938
32
Rosanna Huffman
08/12/1938-05/20/2016
32
Alan Marshall
08/12/1938
32
Margot Eskens
08/12/1939
31
George Hamilton
08/12/1939
31
Michael Brunson
08/12/1940
30
Gary Hollis
08/12/1940-06/29/2014
30
L.M. Kit Carson
08/12/1941-10/20/2014
29
Letícia Román
08/12/1941
29
Jennifer Warren
08/12/1941
29
Iain Blair
08/12/1942-07/03/2011
28
Stephen Brooks
08/12/1942-12/01/1999
28
Phillip Clark
08/12/1942
28
Le Clanche Du Rand
08/12/1942
28
Dana Ivey
08/12/1942
28
Colin Maitland
08/12/1942
28
Jean-Pierre Talbot
08/12/1943
27
Deborah Walley
08/12/1943-05/10/2001
27
Lezlie Dalton
08/12/1944
26
Bruce Solomon
08/12/1944
26
Ron Mael
08/12/1945
25
John Nathan-Turner
08/12/1947-05/01/2002
23
Vic Polizos
08/12/1947
23
Penny Casdagli
08/12/1948
22
Jim Beaver
08/12/1950
20
Simon Groom
08/12/1950
20
Maureen Moore
08/12/1951
19
Selina Cadell
08/12/1953
17
Sam J. Jones
08/12/1954
16
Terry Taylor
08/12/1955
15
Bruce Greenwood
08/12/1956
14
Isaach De Bankole
08/12/1957
13
Amanda Redman
08/12/1957
13
Valerie Landsburg
08/12/1958
12
Richard Morgan
08/12/1958-12/23/2006
12
James DuMont
08/12/1965
5
Peter Krause
08/12/1965
5
Brent Sexton
08/12/1967
3
Ellory Elkayem
08/12/1970
0
Charles Mesure
08/12/1970
0

Released on Wednesday, Aug 12 1970
Lovers and Other Strangers (1970)CinemaUSA
Soldier Blue (1970)CinemaUSA

Aired on Wednesday, Aug 12 1970
Dark ShadowsEpisode #1.1078
Ace of WandsOne and One and One Are Four: Part 3
Morecambe & Wise ShowMorecambe & Wise Show
Morecambe & Wise ShowEpisode #4.4
DoctorsEpisode #1.75

Now Showing Wednesday, Aug 12 1970
UK
Casino
Patton

UK Chart
Saturday, Aug 8 1970
The Wonder Of YouElvis Presley1
LolaThe Kinks2
Neanderthal ManHotlegs3
All Right NowFree4
SomethingShirley Bassey5
In The SummertimeMungo Jerry6
I'll Say Forever My LoveJimmy Ruffin7
Lady D'ArbanvilleCat Stevens8
It's All In The GameFour Tops9
Love Like A ManTen Years After10
Up Around The BendCreedence Clearwater Revival11
Big Yellow TaxiJoni Mitchell12
Love Of The Common PeopleNicky Thomas13
RainbowThe Marmalade14
Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I'm YoursStevie Wonder15
A Song Of JoyMiguel Rios16
Natural SinnerFair Weather17
Goodbye Sam, Hello SamanthaCliff Richard18
CottonfieldsThe Beach Boys19
SallyGerry Monroe20


US Chart
Saturday, Aug 8 1970
(They Long To Be) Close To YouCarpenters1
Make It With YouBread2
Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I'm Yours)Stevie Wonder3
Spill The WineEric Burdon and War4
Band Of GoldFreda Payne5
Mama Told Me (Not To Come)Three Dog Night6
Tighter, TighterAlive and Kicking7
The Love You SaveJackson 58
Ball Of Confusion (That's What The World Is Today)Temptations, The9
WarEdwin Starr11
In The SummertimeMungo Jerry12
I Just Can't Help BelievingB.J. Thomas13
OhioCrosby, Stills, Nash & Young14
Get Up I Feel Like Being Like A Sex Machine (Part I)James Brown15
(If You Let Me Make Love To You Then) Why Can't I Touch YouRonnie Dyson16
Lay A Little Lovin' On MeRobin McNamara17
Are You Ready?Pacific Gas and Electric18
Hitchin' A RideVanity Fare19
Lay Down (Candles In The Rain)Melanie20