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WhoBirthdayAge on Monday, Mar 13 1978
Walter Walker
03/13/1864-12/04/1947
114
Died Aged:83
Gaston Mauger
03/13/1878-10/18/1954
100
Died Aged:76
Paul Clérouc
03/13/1885-01/05/1959
93
Died Aged:73
Henry Roquemore
03/13/1886-06/30/1943
92
Died Aged:57
Joseph DeVillard
03/13/1890-10/26/1986
88
Christian J. Frank
03/13/1890-12/10/1967
88
Died Aged:77
Claire Olivier
03/13/1892-03/28/1974
86
Died Aged:82
Charles Lavialle
03/13/1894-10/16/1965
84
Died Aged:71
Dorothy Davenport
03/13/1895-10/12/1977
83
Died Aged:82
Leona Powers
03/13/1896-01/07/1970
82
Died Aged:73
Henry Hathaway
03/13/1898-02/11/1985
80
Dorothy Davenport
03/13/1895-10/12/1977
83
Died Aged:82
Tim Story
03/13/1970
8
Paul Fix
03/13/1901-10/14/1983
77
Wilhelm Borchert
03/13/1907-06/01/1990
71
Frank Wilcox
03/13/1907-03/03/1974
71
Died Aged:66
Paul Stewart
03/13/1908-02/17/1986
70
Mireille Ponsard
03/13/1909-02/05/1999
69
Karl Gustav Ahlefeldt
03/13/1910-03/25/1985
68
Alma Bella
03/13/1910-05/11/2012
68
Sammy Kaye
03/13/1910-06/02/1987
68
Richard Norris
03/13/1910-09/14/1943
68
Died Aged:33
Patience Rentoul
03/13/1911-1968
67
Hugh Sanders
03/13/1911-01/09/1966
67
Died Aged:54
Igor Youskevitch
03/13/1912-06/13/1994
66
Paul McGuire
03/13/1913-05/05/1990
65
Tessie O'Shea
03/13/1913-04/21/1995
65
Conchita Montes
03/13/1914-10/18/1994
64
Olaf Pooley
03/13/1914-07/14/2015
64
Margaret Tallichet
03/13/1914-05/03/1991
64
Kay Tremblay
03/13/1914-08/09/2005
64
Ina Ray Hutton
03/13/1916-02/19/1984
62
Maxine Reiner
03/13/1916-06/19/2003
62
Thomas Wilde
03/13/1916-01/27/2005
62
Bart Burns
03/13/1918-07/11/2007
60
Irina Baronova
03/13/1919-06/28/2008
59
Pierre Belot
03/13/1919
59
Mary Jane French
03/13/1920-09/27/2009
58
Susan Miller
03/13/1920-08/26/2018
58
Lily Baron
03/13/1921
57
Wilbur Plaugher
03/13/1922-01/02/2018
56
France Asselin
03/13/1923-11/16/1960
55
Died Aged:37
Christian Duvaleix
03/13/1923-07/28/1979
55
George Pastell
03/13/1923-04/04/1976
55
Died Aged:53
Tyra Vaughn
03/13/1923-08/09/2015
55
Dorothy Gordon
03/13/1924
54
Susan Douglas Rubes
03/13/1925-01/23/2013
53
Corrado Gaipa
03/13/1925-09/21/1989
53
Lenny Montana
03/13/1926-05/12/1992
52
Aidan Harrington
03/13/1928-02/04/2017
50
René-Louis Lafforgue
03/13/1928-06/03/1967
50
Died Aged:39
Douglas Rain
03/13/1928
50
Peter Breck
03/13/1929-02/06/2012
49
Joseph Mascolo
03/13/1929-12/08/2016
49
Barbara Bestar
03/13/1930
48
Daniel Cauchy
03/13/1930
48
Lois Chartrand
03/13/1930-12/26/1978
48
Serge Rousseau
03/13/1930-11/03/2007
48
Harrison Young
03/13/1930-07/03/2005
48
Lois Butler
03/13/1931-06/19/1989
47
Toby Robins
03/13/1931-03/21/1986
47
Howard Witt
03/13/1932-06/21/2017
46
Grant Woods
03/13/1932-10/31/1968
46
Died Aged:36
James W. Gavin
03/13/1935-08/13/2005
43
David Nobbs
03/13/1935-08/09/2015
43
David Nobbs
03/13/1935-08/09/2015
43
Leslie Parrish
03/13/1935
43
Mary Webster
03/13/1935-01/23/2017
43
José Mojica Marins
03/13/1936
42
Gloria McMillan
03/13/1936
42
David McKail
03/13/1938
40
Terence Brady
03/13/1939-09/29/2016
39
Neil Sedaka
03/13/1939
39
Christopher Gable
03/13/1940-10/23/1998
38
Jacqueline Sassard
03/13/1940
38
Charo
03/13/1941
37
Michael Walker
03/13/1941-12/23/2007
37
Maxine Hayden
03/13/1942
36
Geoffrey Hayes
03/13/1942
36
Cissy Wellman
03/13/1943
35
Sean Kenney
03/13/1944
34
Whitney Rydbeck
03/13/1945
33
Ruth Pearson
03/13/1946-06/27/2017
32
Chris Roberts
03/13/1946-07/02/2017
32
Arlene Farber
03/13/1947
31
Katty Line
03/13/1947
31
Gilmer McCormick
03/13/1947
31
Viktor Preiss
03/13/1947
31
Josephine Siao
03/13/1947
31
Jeff Lasky
03/13/1948
30
Michael Hogan
03/13/1949
29
Julia Migenes
03/13/1949
29
Joe Bugner
03/13/1950
28
Sam Firstenberg
03/13/1950
28
William H. Macy
03/13/1950
28
Fred Berry
03/13/1951-10/21/2003
27
Deborah Raffin
03/13/1953-11/21/2012
25
Robin Duke
03/13/1954
24
Jeff Harlan
03/13/1954
24
Glenne Headly
03/13/1955-06/08/2017
23
Dana Delany
03/13/1956
22
Dione Inman
03/13/1956
22
Artus de Penguern
03/13/1957-05/14/2013
21
Diane Amos
03/13/1958
20
Linda Robson
03/13/1958
20
Pascal Légitimus
03/13/1959
19
Arturo Gil
03/13/1960
18
Joe Ranft
03/13/1960-08/16/2005
18
Martin Hub
03/13/1964
14
Steve Bacic
03/13/1965
13
Cees Geel
03/13/1965
13
Benjamin Mouton
03/13/1965
13
David Orth
03/13/1965
13
Gigi Rice
03/13/1965
13
David Holt
03/13/1966
12
Chris Chering
03/13/1967
11
Christopher Collet
03/13/1968
10
Scott Duthie
03/13/1969
9
Rossie Harris
03/13/1969
9
Annabeth Gish
03/13/1971
7
Tracy Wells
03/13/1971
7
Common
03/13/1972
6
Ciara Hunter
03/13/1972
6
Angela Marie
03/13/1972
6
Shane Taylor
03/13/1974
4
Chris Ashworth
03/13/1975
3
Milan Antonic
03/13/1976
2
Danny Masterson
03/13/1976
2
Zan Passante
03/13/1976
2
Kay Tse
03/13/1977
1
Susan Dean
03/13/1978
0
Allen Knibbs
03/13/1978
0
Misato Tate
03/13/1978
0

Released on Monday, Mar 13 1978
The Big Sleep (1978)CinemaRUSA
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)CinemaUK

Aired on Monday, Mar 13 1978
Warrior QueenEpisode #1.4
Sharp Intake of BreathSee You in Court
This is Your LifeTerry Scott (?Airdate)

Now Showing Monday, Mar 13 1978
UK
Dominion
Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope
Leicester Square Theatre
Tomorrow Never Comes

Aired on Monday, Mar 13 1978
UK
BBC1
 4:40 pmHunter's GoldEpisode
 7:15 pmBlake's 7Bounty
BBC2
 8:10 pm1990Ordeal by Small Brown Envelope
10:40 pmJust a NimmoEpisode #4.8
ITV
 9:00 pmHazellHazell Works for Nothing

Now Showing Monday, Mar 13 1978
USA
Capitol Cinema
Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope

Aired on Monday, Mar 13 1978
USA
CBS
 8:00 pmGood TimesSomething Old, Something New

UK Chart
Saturday, Mar 11 1978
Wuthering HeightsKate Bush1
Take A Chance On MeABBA2
Come Back My LoveDarts3
Wishing On A StarRose Royce4
Denis (Denee)Blondie5
Stayin' AliveThe Bee Gees6
I Can't Stand The RainEruption ft Precious Wilson7
Baker StreetGerry Rafferty8
Mr. Blue SkyElectric Light Orchestra9
Just One More NightYellow Dog10
Free (EP)Free11
Is This LoveBob Marley & The Wailers12
FigaroBrotherhood Of Man13
EmotionsSamantha Sang14
FantasyEarth, Wind & Fire15
Love Is Like OxygenThe Sweet16
If I Had WordsScott Fitzgerald & Yvonne Keeley17
Matchstalk Men And Matchstalk Cats And Dogs (Lowry's Song)Brian & Michael18
5 MinutesThe Stranglers19
Hot LegsRod Stewart20
I Was Only JokingRod Stewart20


US Chart
Saturday, Mar 11 1978
(Love Is) Thicker Than WaterAndy Gibb1
Night FeverBee Gees2
Sometimes When We TouchDan Hill3
EmotionSamantha Sang4
Lay Down SallyEric Clapton5
Stayin' AliveBee Gees6
Dance, Dance, Dance (Yowsah, Yowsah, Yowsah)Chic7
I Go CrazyPaul Davis8
Just The Way You AreBilly Joel9
Can't Smile Without YouBarry Manilow10
PegSteely Dan11
The Name Of The GameABBA12
What's Your NameLynyrd Skynyrd13
Thunder IslandJay Ferguson14
How Deep Is Your LoveBee Gees15
Happy AnniversaryLittle River Band16
FallingLeBlanc and Carr17
(What A) Wonderful WorldArt Garfunkel18
Our LoveNatalie Cole19
The Way You Do The Things You DoRita Coolidge20