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WhoBirthdayAge on Wednesday, May 18 1988
Dan Crimmins
05/18/1863-06/12/1945
125
Died Aged:82
Bertrand Russell
05/18/1872-02/02/1970
116
Died Aged:97
Lucy Beaumont
05/18/1873-04/24/1937
115
Died Aged:63
Howard Davies
05/18/1879-12/30/1947
109
Died Aged:68
Theodor Loos
05/18/1883-06/27/1954
105
Died Aged:71
Ezio Pinza
05/18/1892-05/09/1957
96
Died Aged:64
Yvan Noé
05/18/1895-07/07/1963
93
Died Aged:68
Walter Fitzgerald
05/18/1896-12/20/1976
92
Died Aged:80
Antonia Brough
05/18/1897-11/04/1937
91
Died Aged:40
Marcel De Sano
05/18/1897-03/17/1936
91
Died Aged:38
Jack Raine
05/18/1897-05/30/1979
91
Died Aged:82
Pierre Ferval
05/18/1899-07/01/1983
89
Died Aged:84
Frank Capra
05/18/1897-09/03/1991
91
Jumoke Debayo
05/18/19??
Elsie Ames
05/18/1902-05/03/1983
86
Died Aged:80
George E. Stone
05/18/1903-05/26/1967
85
Died Aged:64
Ruth Channing
05/18/1904-12/08/1992
84
Eynon Evans
05/18/1904-1989
84
Fred Shields
05/18/1904-06/30/1974
84
Died Aged:70
Lincoln Stedman
05/18/1907-03/22/1948
81
Died Aged:40
Rodney Ackland
05/18/1908-12/06/1991
80
Lya Lys
05/18/1908-06/02/1986
80
Died Aged:78
Sigrid Gurie
05/18/1911-08/14/1969
77
Died Aged:58
Wally Rose
05/18/1911-03/15/2000
77
Big Joe Turner
05/18/1911-11/24/1985
77
Died Aged:74
Perry Como
05/18/1912-05/12/2001
76
Mary Howard
05/18/1913-06/06/2009
75
Charles Trenet
05/18/1913-02/18/2001
75
Rita Conde
05/18/1914-05/10/1989
74
Robert J. Wilke
05/18/1914-03/28/1989
74
John Shelton
05/18/1915-05/17/1972
73
Died Aged:56
Lance Taylor
05/18/1915-09/06/1984
73
Died Aged:69
James Donald
05/18/1917-08/03/1993
71
Claudia Bryar
05/18/1918-06/16/2011
70
Massimo Girotti
05/18/1918-01/05/2003
70
Margot Fonteyn
05/18/1919-02/21/1991
69
Harriette Johns
05/18/1921-04/??/1990
67
Adrian Hoven
05/18/1922-04/28/1981
66
Died Aged:58
Bill Macy
05/18/1922
66
Joy Barlow
05/18/1923-05/02/1995
65
Liam Sullivan
05/18/1923-04/19/1998
65
Priscilla Pointer
05/18/1924
64
Eddie Philips
05/18/1927-02/28/1982
61
Died Aged:54
Yoshio Tsuchiya
05/18/1927-02/08/2017
61
John Abineri
05/18/1928-06/29/2000
60
Pernell Roberts
05/18/1928-01/24/2010
60
Sara Shane
05/18/1928
60
Robert Morse
05/18/1931
57
Dwayne Hickman
05/18/1934
54
Elizabeth Rogers
05/18/1934-11/06/2004
54
Rita Cadillac
05/18/1936-04/04/1995
52
John Golightly
05/18/1936
52
Fran Jeffries
05/18/1937-12/15/2016
51
Joan Blackman
05/18/1938
50
Hark Bohm
05/18/1939
49
Ray Lonnen
05/18/1940-07/11/2014
48
Miriam Margolyes
05/18/1941
47
Diane McBain
05/18/1941
47
Jimmy Snuka
05/18/1943-01/15/2017
45
Candy Azzara
05/18/1945
43
Brian Cutler
05/18/1945
43
Ginny Golden
05/18/1945-07/08/2010
43
Alana Stewart
05/18/1945
43
Andreas Katsulas
05/18/1946-02/13/2006
42
Hugh Keays-Byrne
05/18/1947
41
Gail Strickland
05/18/1947
41
Akira Terao
05/18/1947
41
Gregory Phillips
05/18/1948
40
Nicholas Wyman
05/18/1950
38
James Stephens
05/18/1951
37
Patrick St. Esprit
05/18/1954
34
Caris Corfman
05/18/1955-01/13/2007
33
Jim Gaines
05/18/1955
33
Chow Yun-Fat
05/18/1955
33
Toyah Willcox
05/18/1958
30
Peter Berkrot
05/18/1959
29
Thomas Byrd
05/18/1960
28
Nathaniel Parker
05/18/1962
26
Karel Roden
05/18/1962
26
Bob Stephenson
05/18/1967
21
Holly Aird
05/18/1969
19
Dale Branston
05/18/1969
19
Héléna Noguerra
05/18/1969
19
Tina Fey
05/18/1970
18
Julian Seager
05/18/1970
18
David Hanson
05/18/1971
17
Mattijn Hartemink
05/18/1971
17
Evan Helmuth
05/18/1977-07/17/2017
11
Russell Sams
05/18/1977
11
Emmy Robbin
05/18/1982
6
Asia Vieira
05/18/1982
6
Shichinosuke Nakamura
05/18/1983
5

Passed on Wednesday, May 18 1988
Daws Butler
Anthony Forwood

Aired on Wednesday, May 18 1988
St. ElsewhereThe Abby Singer Show
China BeachWaiting for Beckett
Late ShowGilligan's Island

Aired on Wednesday, May 18 1988
USA
NBC
 3:00 pmSanta BarbaraEpisode #1.956
 8:00 pmAaron's WaySolid Ground

UK Chart
Saturday, May 14 1988
PerfectFairground Attraction1
Theme From S-ExpressS-Express2
Blue Monday 1988New Order3
Loadsamoney (Doin' Up The House)Harry Enfield4
With A Little Help From My FriendsWet Wet Wet5
She's Leaving HomeBilly Bragg With Cara Tivey5
I Want You BackBananarama6
Mary's PrayerDanny Wilson7
Who's Leaving WhoHazell Dean8
Alphabet Street (Edit)Prince9
I Want You Back ('88 Remix)Michael Jackson With The Jackson 510
Pink CadillacNatalie Cole11
Pump Up The Bitter (Brutal Mix)Star Turn On 45 Pints12
Anfield Rap (Red Machine In Full Effect)Liverpool FC13
Let's All ChantMick & Pat14
Got To Be CertainKylie Minogue15
Divine EmotionsNarada [Narada Michael Walden]16
A Love Supreme (Radio Mix)Will Downing17
HeartPet Shop Boys18
One More TryGeorge Michael19
The Payback Mix (Part One)James Brown20


US Chart
Saturday, May 14 1988
Anything For YouGloria Estefan1
Shattered DreamsJohnny Hates Jazz2
One More TryGeorge Michael4
Pink CadillacNatalie Cole5
Always On My MindPet Shop Boys6
AngelAerosmith7
Naughty Girls (Need Love Too)Samantha Fox8
Electric BlueIcehouse9
I Don't Want To Live Without YouForeigner10
Where Do Broken Hearts GoWhitney Houston11
WaitWhite Lion12
Two OccasionsDeele, The13
Piano In The DarkBrenda Russell14
Prove Your LoveTaylor Dayne15
Everything Your Heart DesiresDaryl Hall & John Oates16
Together Forever (Remix)Rick Astley17
DreamingOrchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark18
Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My CarBilly Ocean19