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WhoBirthdayAge on Sunday, Apr 5 1970
Arthur Donaldson
04/05/1869-09/28/1955
101
Died Aged:86
Andy MacLennan
04/05/1879-05/30/1964
91
Died Aged:85
Ben Taggart
04/05/1889-05/17/1947
81
Died Aged:58
Chesney Allen
04/05/1893-11/13/1982
77
Jack Carson
04/05/1894-07/09/1962
76
Died Aged:68
Cecil Trouncer
04/05/1898-12/15/1953
72
Died Aged:55
Roy Royston
04/05/1899-10/07/1976
71
Steve Carver
04/05/1945
25
Roger Corman
04/05/1926
44
Elisabeth Neumann-Viertel
04/05/1900-12/24/1994
70
Spencer Tracy
04/05/1900-06/10/1967
70
Died Aged:67
Curt Bois
04/05/1901-12/25/1991
69
Melvyn Douglas
04/05/1901-08/04/1981
69
Ray Cooke
04/05/1905-07/10/1963
65
Died Aged:58
Bill Raisch
04/05/1905-07/31/1984
65
Gabriel Toyne
04/05/1905-12/28/1963
65
Died Aged:58
Buck Woods
04/05/1905-09/27/1974
65
Grady Sutton
04/05/1906-09/17/1995
64
Bette Davis
04/05/1908-10/06/1989
62
Alan Rolfe
04/05/1908-12/29/2005
62
Herbert von Karajan
04/05/1908-07/16/1989
62
Giacomo Gentilomo
04/05/1909-04/16/2001
61
Gordon Jones
04/05/1911-06/20/1963
59
Died Aged:52
Erford Gage
04/05/1912-03/17/1945
58
Died Aged:32
John Le Mesurier
04/05/1912-11/15/1983
58
Claire Leyba
04/05/1912-11/18/2002
58
Jack Davis
04/05/1914-11/03/1992
56
Greg McClure
04/05/1915-12/07/2012
55
Gregory Peck
04/05/1916-06/12/2003
54
Pete Kooy
04/05/1917-04/20/1963
53
Died Aged:46
Ted Liss
04/05/1919-03/03/1992
51
Robert Q. Lewis
04/05/1921-12/11/1991
49
Tom Finney
04/05/1922-02/14/2014
48
Christopher Hewett
04/05/1922-08/03/2001
48
Gale Storm
04/05/1922-06/27/2009
48
Michael V. Gazzo
04/05/1923-02/14/1995
47
Gianni Rizzo
04/05/1925-02/04/1992
45
Roger Corman
04/05/1926
44
Otto Lackovic
04/05/1927-02/04/2008
43
Michael Bryant
04/05/1928-04/25/2002
42
Enzo Cannavale
04/05/1928-03/18/2011
42
Bryan Clark
04/05/1929
41
Nigel Hawthorne
04/05/1929-12/26/2001
41
Mary Costa
04/05/1930
40
Marietta Marich
04/05/1930-09/28/2017
40
Alex Freihart
04/05/1933
37
Frank Gorshin
04/05/1933-05/17/2005
37
Giovanni Cianfriglia
04/05/1935
35
Roger Davis
04/05/1939
31
Virginia Kiser
04/05/1939
31
David Winters
04/05/1939
31
Tisa Chang
04/05/1941
29
Michael Moriarty
04/05/1941
29
Jessica Dublin
04/05/1942
28
Peter Greenaway
04/05/1942
28
Max Gail
04/05/1943
27
Irene Tsu
04/05/1943
27
Willeke van Ammelrooy
04/05/1944
26
Jane Asher
04/05/1946
24
Björn Granath
04/05/1946-02/05/2017
24
Peter Hempson
04/05/1946
24
James Devney
04/05/1947-09/11/2015
23
Anki Lidén
04/05/1947
23
Dave Holland
04/05/1948
22
John Berg
04/05/1949-12/15/2007
21
Kanani Choy
04/05/1951-08/19/2016
19
Hugh B. Holub
04/05/1952
18
Mitch Pileggi
04/05/1952
18
Michael Rider
04/05/1952
18
Rex Ryon
04/05/1953-04/19/2005
17
Charlotte de Turckheim
04/05/1955
15
Anthony Horowitz
04/05/1955
15
Katherine Harris
04/05/1957
13
Von Flores
04/05/1960
10
Lisa Zane
04/05/1961
9
Lana Clarkson
04/05/1962-02/03/2003
8
Charles Edwin Powell
04/05/1963
7
Marc Grapey
04/05/1964
6
Gary Hershberger
04/05/1964
6
Tasia Valenza
04/05/1968
2
Thea Gill
04/05/1970
0

Passed on Sunday, Apr 5 1970
Max Bozyk

Now Showing Sunday, Apr 5 1970
UK
Casino
Ben-Hur
Leicester Square Theatre
Oliver!

Aired on Sunday, Apr 5 1970
UK
BBC1
 4:35 pmGoing for a SongEpisode
 5:25 pmPaul TempleRight Villain
10:20 pmOmnibusThe Wandsworth Sound
11:05 pmWorld of BeachcomberEpisode
BBC2
 8:15 pmWorld About UsDream of Two Cities (Manaus vs. Brasilia)
 9:50 pmCharley's GrantsEpisode
10:20 pmDaniel DerondaFire
ITV
 5:30 pmCatweazleThe Power of Adamcos
 7:00 pmStars on SundayEpisode
11:25 pmSimon Dee ShowEpisode

Now Showing Sunday, Apr 5 1970
USA
Capital Drive-In
Weekend, Italian Style
La battaglia dei Mods
Florida Theatre
Marooned
Leon
Marsha: The Erotic Housewife
Miracle
The Looking Glass War
Northwood Mall
Ben-Hur
Perry Drive-In
The Impossible Years
...tick... tick... tick...
State
Bloody Mama
Varsity Theatre
Lawyer

Aired on Sunday, Apr 5 1970
USA
ABC
 8:30 pmBill Cosby ShowReally Cool
NBC
 9:00 pmBonanzaThe Horse Traders
WTVY
 6:30 pmKraft Suspense TheatreThe Jack Is High

UK Chart
Saturday, Apr 4 1970
Bridge Over Troubled WaterSimon & Garfunkel1
Knock, Knock Who's There?Mary Hopkin2
Can't Help Falling In LoveAndy Williams3
Wand'rin' StarLee Marvin4
Young, Gifted And BlackBob & Marcia5
That Same Old FeelingPickettywitch6
Let It BeThe Beatles7
Something's BurningKenny Rogers & The First Edition8
Everybody Get TogetherThe Dave Clark Five9
Don't Cry DaddyElvis Presley10
Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him GoodbyeSteam11
I Want You BackThe Jackson Five12
All Kinds Of EverythingDana13
Farewell Is A Lonely SoundJimmy Ruffin14
Spirit In The SkyNorman Greenbaum15
Years May Come, Years May GoHerman's Hermits16
I Can't Help MyselfFour Tops17
You're Such A Good Looking WomanJoe Dolan18
Who Do You LoveJuicy Lucy19
Let's Work TogetherCanned Heat20


US Chart
Saturday, Apr 4 1970
Bridge Over Troubled WaterSimon and Garfunkel1
Let It BeThe Beatles2
Instant Karma (We All Shine On)John Ono Lennon3
ABCJackson 54
Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)Edison Lighthouse5
Spirit In The SkyNorman Greenbaum6
House Of The Rising SunFrijid Pink7
The RapperThe Jaggerz8
Come And Get ItBadfinger9
Easy Come, Easy GoBobby Sherman10
He Ain't Heavy, He's My BrotherThe Hollies11
Give Me Just A Little More TimeChairmen Of The Board12
Call MeAretha Franklin13
Rainy Night In GeorgiaBrook Benton14
CelebrateThree Dog Night15
Up The Ladder To The RoofThe Supremes16
American WomanThe Guess Who17
Evil WaysSantana18
Ma Belle AmieThe Tee Set19
Love Or Let Me Be LonelyThe Friends Of Distinction20