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WhoBirthdayAge on Friday, Dec 24 1954
Robert Conness
12/24/1867-01/15/1941
87
Died Aged:73
Charles Julian
12/24/1879-1963
75
Wilfred Noy
12/24/1883-03/29/1948
71
Died Aged:64
Hélène Dieudonné
12/24/1884-09/29/1980
70
Evelyn Hall
12/24/1884-08/22/1968
70
Eulalie Jensen
12/24/1884-10/07/1952
70
Died Aged:67
Michael Curtiz
12/24/1886-04/10/1962
68
Louis Jouvet
12/24/1887-08/16/1951
67
Died Aged:63
Bob Kortman
12/24/1887-03/13/1967
67
Michael Curtiz
12/24/1888-04/10/1962
66
Palmyre Levasseur
12/24/1888-08/04/1963
66
Mario Bonnard
12/24/1889-03/22/1965
65
Ruth Chatterton
12/24/1892-11/24/1961
62
Carl Brisson
12/24/1893-09/26/1958
61
Danny Borzage
12/24/1896-06/17/1975
58
Nino Pipitone
12/24/1902-12/12/1977
52
Paul Renay
12/24/1906-02/04/1953
48
Died Aged:46
Lyubov Dobrzhanskaya
12/24/1908-11/03/1980
46
Jeanne Herviale
12/24/1908-10/29/1989
46
John Bagni
12/24/1910-02/13/1954
44
Died Aged:43
Betty Ann Davies
12/24/1910-05/14/1955
44
Noel Dryden
12/24/1910-03/23/1970
44
Fritz Leiber
12/24/1910-09/05/1992
44
Dorothy Hyson
12/24/1914-05/23/1996
40
Helen Brown
12/24/1915-09/09/1994
39
Henry Vroom
12/24/1916-09/11/1969
38
Alan Fordney
12/24/1918-07/07/1997
36
Polly Burson
12/24/1919-04/04/2006
35
John Barron
12/24/1920-07/03/2004
34
Betty Jane Graham
12/24/1920-07/01/1998
34
Jimmy Clitheroe
12/24/1921-06/06/1973
33
Mickey Knox
12/24/1921-11/15/2013
33
Ava Gardner
12/24/1922-01/25/1990
32
David F. Friedman
12/24/1923-02/14/2011
31
Carol Haney
12/24/1924-05/10/1964
30
Innes Lloyd
12/24/1925-08/23/1991
29
Joe Abdullah
12/24/1926-03/10/1999
28
Thelma Pelish
12/24/1926-03/06/1983
28
Milly Ericson
12/24/1927-12/13/2011
27
Donna Martell
12/24/1927
27
Norman Rossington
12/24/1928-05/21/1999
26
Serena Sande
12/24/1928-07/18/2001
26
Neil Vipond
12/24/1929
25
Jim Gallant
12/24/1930-05/06/2014
24
Jill Bennett
12/24/1931-10/04/1990
23
Amilcar Botica
12/24/1931-01/28/1993
23
Robert Ridgely
12/24/1931-02/08/1997
23
Brian Smith
12/24/1932
22
Noëlle Adam
12/24/1933
21
Leslie Crawford
12/24/1933-12/01/2006
21
Everett Creach
12/24/1933-11/10/1994
21
Philippe Nahon
12/24/1938
16
Christiane Schmidtmer
12/24/1939-03/30/2003
15
Janet Carroll
12/24/1940-05/22/2012
14
Sharon Farrell
12/24/1940
14
David Arkin
12/24/1941-01/14/1990
13
Michael Billington
12/24/1941-06/06/2005
13
John Levene
12/24/1941
13
Christopher Neame
12/24/1942-06/12/2011
12
Claude Brosset
12/24/1943
11
Barry Chuckle
12/24/1944-08/05/2018
10
Lemmy
12/24/1945-12/28/2015
9
Nicholas Meyer
12/24/1945
9
Rick Gates
12/24/1947
7
Ryan Seacrest
12/24/1947
7
Edwige Fenech
12/24/1948
6
Barra Grant
12/24/1948
6
Andy Bumatai
12/24/1953
1
Timothy Carhart
12/24/1953
1
Sandor Boros
12/24/1954
0

Released on Friday, Dec 24 1954
Ali Baba et les quarante voleurs (1954)CinemaFrance
Deep in My Heart (1954)CinemaUSA
My Cousin Rachel (1952)CinemaUSA

Aired on Friday, Dec 24 1954
TopperTopper's Quiet Christmas
Grove FamilyChristmas Eve
Life of RileyJob Opening
Adventures of Ozzie & HarrietLost Christmas Gift
ViseLucky Man

Now Showing Friday, Dec 24 1954
UK
Casino
This is Cinerama
Leicester Square Theatre
Three Hours to Kill
Odeon Leicester Square
Under the Southern Cross
One Good Turn
Odeon Marble Arch
Long John Silver
Pavilion Marble Arch
Enticement
Plaza
Three Ring Circus
Rialto
Garden of Evil
Ritz
The Belles of St. Trinians
Studio One
Prowlers of the Everglades
Pinocchio
Warner
Drum Beat

Aired on Friday, Dec 24 1954
USA
ABC
 8:30 pmWhere's Raymond?Father for a Day
Syndicated
 6:00 pmFlash GordonThe Deadly Deception

UK Chart
Friday, Dec 24 1954
Let's Have Another PartyWinifred Atwell1
Santo Natale (Merry Christmas)David Whitfield2
I Still BelieveRonnie Hilton3
This Ole HouseRosemary Clooney4
No One But YouBilly Eckstine5
Let's Get Together No. 1The Big Ben Banjo Band6
The Finger Of SuspicionDickie Valentine7
My Son, My SonVera Lynn8
Rain, Rain, RainFrankie Laine9
HeartbeatRuby Murray10
Hold My HandDon Cornell11
This Ole HouseBillie Anthony12
Shake, Rattle And RollBill Haley & His Comets13
I Can't Tell A Waltz From A TangoAlma Cogan14
Veni-Vidi-ViciRonnie Hilton16
Mr. SandmanThe Chordettes17
Mr. SandmanDickie Valentine19
Piano Medley No. 114 - Side 1Charlie Kunz20
Mambo ItalianoRosemary Clooney20