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WhoBirthdayAge on Sunday, Jan 16 1972
Robert W. Service
01/16/1874-09/11/1958
98
Died Aged:84
Harry Carey
01/16/1878-09/21/1947
94
Died Aged:69
Martin Faust
01/16/1886-07/20/1943
86
Died Aged:57
John Hamilton
01/16/1886-10/15/1958
86
Died Aged:72
Walter Swash
01/16/1896-06/22/1973
76
Irving Rapper
01/16/1898-12/20/1999
74
Karl Freund
01/16/1890-05/03/1969
82
Died Aged:79
Sid Silvers
01/16/1901-08/20/1976
71
Peter Brocco
01/16/1903-12/20/1992
69
Kola Kwariani
01/16/1903-02/??/1980
69
Carmen Lombardo
01/16/1903-04/17/1971
69
Died Aged:68
William Forest Crouch
01/16/1904-03/??/1968
68
George Paris
01/16/1904-08/01/1976
68
Diana Wynyard
01/16/1906-05/13/1964
66
Died Aged:58
John Hiestand
01/16/1907-02/05/1987
65
Jason Johnson
01/16/1907-11/24/1977
65
Alexander Knox
01/16/1907-04/25/1995
65
Margaret Vines
01/16/1907-03/01/1997
65
Joan Maude
01/16/1908-09/28/1998
64
Ethel Merman
01/16/1909-02/15/1984
63
Eleanor LeFaber
01/16/1910-03/18/1978
62
Dwight Weist
01/16/1910-07/16/1991
62
Vivien Fay
01/16/1912-08/10/2007
60
Harvey Jacobson
01/16/1912
60
Kay Hughes
01/16/1914-04/04/1998
58
Harald Sawade
01/16/1914-12/28/1967
58
Died Aged:53
Leslie H. Martinson
01/16/1915-09/03/2016
57
Buddy Lester
01/16/1917-10/04/2002
55
Richard Flato
01/16/1918-04/22/1993
54
Lewis Howard
01/16/1919-09/29/1951
53
Died Aged:32
Roger Nicolas
01/16/1919-08/17/1977
53
Lina Romay
01/16/1919-12/17/2010
53
Margot Thomas
01/16/1919-09/26/2008
53
Steve Conte
01/16/1920-04/28/1997
52
Elliott Reid
01/16/1920-06/21/2013
52
Jean Gaven
01/16/1922-05/05/2014
50
Lucina Paquet
01/16/1922-05/23/2006
50
Henry Scott
01/16/1922-04/22/1981
50
Irene Vernon
01/16/1922-04/21/1998
50
Gloria Barnhart
01/16/1923-01/21/2011
49
Gordon Sterne
01/16/1923-04/04/2017
49
Katy Jurado
01/16/1924-07/05/2002
48
Allen Swift
01/16/1924-04/18/2010
48
Rinsaku Ogata
01/16/1925
47
Peter Forbes-Robertson
01/16/1927-12/07/1995
45
David Knight
01/16/1928
44
Walter Maslow
01/16/1928
44
Nicole Ladmiral
01/16/1930-04/12/1958
42
Died Aged:28
Micheline Luccioni
01/16/1930-12/24/1992
42
Paula Tilbrook
01/16/1930
42
Don Gardner
01/16/1932-09/21/1958
40
Died Aged:26
Russ McCubbin
01/16/1935-06/28/2018
37
David Arlen
01/16/1937
35
Christopher Dunham
01/16/1938
34
Michael Pataki
01/16/1938-04/15/2010
34
Richard Bohringer
01/16/1941
31
Claire Gordon
01/16/1941-04/13/2015
31
Gary McLarty
01/16/1941-10/11/2014
31
Bradford English
01/16/1942
30
Michael Attwell
01/16/1943-03/18/2006
29
Martin Bell
01/16/1943
29
Frederick Coffin
01/16/1943-07/31/2003
29
Maril├╣ Tolo
01/16/1944
28
Sharon Cintron
01/16/1945
27
Keith Wayne
01/16/1945-09/09/1995
27
William Derrick
01/16/1946
26
Juliet Berto
01/16/1947-01/10/1990
25
John Carpenter
01/16/1948
24
Roger Mobley
01/16/1949
23
Debbie Allen
01/16/1950
22
Caroline Munro
01/16/1950
22
Robin Davies
01/16/1954-02/22/2010
18
Jimmy Bracken
01/16/1957
15
Sade
01/16/1959
13
Mark Steger
01/16/1962
10
Kathy Evison
01/16/1963
9
David Chokachi
01/16/1968
4
Rick Bogner
01/16/1970
2
Dameon Clarke
01/16/1972
0
Richard T. Jones
01/16/1972
0

Passed on Sunday, Jan 16 1972
Ross Bagdasarian

Aired on Sunday, Jan 16 1972
Barrier ReefPilgrim's Progress
MoonstoneEpisode #1.1
LassieDream Seeker
ITV Saturday Night TheatreA Man About a Dog

Now Showing Sunday, Jan 16 1972
UK
Casino
Song of Norway

Aired on Sunday, Jan 16 1972
USA
ABC
 8:00 pmF.B.I.The Break-Up
NBC
 9:00 pmBonanzaThe Saddle Stiff

UK Chart
Saturday, Jan 15 1972
I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing (In Perfect Harmony)The New Seekers1
Mother Of MineNeil Reid2
Ernie (The Fastest Milkman In The West)Benny Hill3
Softly Whispering I Love YouThe Congregation4
Soley SoleyMiddle Of The Road5
Something Tells Me (Something's Gonna Happen Tonight)Cilla Black6
I Just Can't Help Believin'Elvis Presley7
Brand New KeyMelanie8
Sleepy ShoresThe Johnny Pearson Orchestra9
JeepsterT. Rex10
No Matter How I TryGilbert O'Sullivan12
Morning Has BrokenCat Stevens13
Theme From 'Shaft'Isaac Hayes14
MorningVal Doonican15
Stay With MeFaces16
The 'Onedin Line' ThemeThe Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra17
FireballDeep Purple18
It Must Be LoveLabi Siffre19
Theme From 'The Persuaders'John Barry20


US Chart
Saturday, Jan 15 1972
American Pie (Parts 1 and 2)Don McLean1
Brand New KeyMelanie2
Let's Stay TogetherAl Green3
SunshineJonathan Edwards4
Family AffairSly and the Family Stone5
ScorpioDennis Coffey and the Detroit Guitar Band6
I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing (In Perfect Harmony)The New Seekers7
Got To Be ThereMichael Jackson8
Hey GirlDonny Osmond9
I Knew You WhenDonny Osmond9
Clean Up WomanBetty Wright10
You Are EverythingThe Stylistics11
Sugar DaddyJackson 512
I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing (In Perfect Harmony)The Hillside Singers13
Day After DayBadfinger14
One Monkey Don't Stop No Show (Part 1)The Honey Cone15
Drowning In The Sea Of LoveJoe Simon16
CherishDavid Cassidy17
Never Been To SpainThree Dog Night18
An Old Fashioned Love SongThree Dog Night19
Hey Big BrotherRare Earth20