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WhoBirthdayAge on Wednesday, Apr 16 1980
Spottiswoode Aitken
04/16/1868-02/26/1933
112
Died Aged:64
Henry Stephenson
04/16/1871-04/24/1956
109
Died Aged:85
Gabrielle Fontan
04/16/1873-09/08/1959
107
Died Aged:86
Fay Holderness
04/16/1881-05/13/1963
99
Died Aged:82
Fernand René
04/16/1881-12/03/1954
99
Died Aged:73
Herbert Evans
04/16/1882-02/10/1952
98
Died Aged:69
Charles Chaplin
04/16/1889-12/25/1977
91
Died Aged:88
Paul Sloane
04/16/1893-11/15/1963
87
Died Aged:70
Ernst Ziegler
04/16/1894-04/11/1974
86
Died Aged:79
Luke Chan
04/16/1896-09/30/1983
84
Howard Negley
04/16/1898-11/07/1983
82
Michel Blanc
04/16/1952
28
Neil Neely
04/16/1902-07/24/1967
78
Died Aged:65
William Begg
04/16/1903-04/19/1986
77
Alfonso Bedoya
04/16/1904-12/15/1957
76
Died Aged:53
Fifi D'Orsay
04/16/1904-12/02/1983
76
Betty Hardy
04/16/1904-07/01/1981
76
Joe Ploski
04/16/1904-05/17/1993
76
Antonio Vico
04/16/1904-03/20/1972
76
Died Aged:67
Jakob Gimpel
04/16/1906-03/12/1989
74
Martin Boddey
04/16/1907-10/24/1975
73
Died Aged:68
Lionel Grose
04/16/1908-12/??/1994
72
Ray Ventura
04/16/1908-03/29/1979
72
Died Aged:70
Roy Ashton
04/16/1909-01/10/1995
71
Douglas McPhail
04/16/1910-12/07/1944
70
Died Aged:34
Ruth Oliver
04/16/1910-10/03/1988
70
Christine McIntyre
04/16/1911-07/08/1984
69
Alton Purnell
04/16/1911-01/14/1987
69
John Halas
04/16/1912-01/21/1995
68
David Langton
04/16/1912-04/25/1994
68
Catherine Scorsese
04/16/1912-01/06/1997
68
Joe Miksak
04/16/1913-07/17/2004
67
Les Tremayne
04/16/1913-12/19/2003
67
John Hodiak
04/16/1914-10/19/1955
66
Died Aged:41
Joan Alexander
04/16/1915-05/21/2009
65
Kenneth H. Wallis
04/16/1916-09/01/2013
64
William 'Billy' Benedict
04/16/1917-11/25/1999
63
Barry Nelson
04/16/1917-04/07/2007
63
Spike Milligan
04/16/1918-02/27/2002
62
Johnny Silver
04/16/1918-02/01/2003
62
Mark Allen
04/16/1920-05/21/2003
60
Knut M. Hansson
04/16/1920-12/03/1994
60
Gayle Kellogg
04/16/1921-12/13/1997
59
Peter Ustinov
04/16/1921-03/28/2004
59
Kingsley Amis
04/16/1922-10/22/1995
58
Boby Lapointe
04/16/1922-06/29/1972
58
Died Aged:50
June Carlson
04/16/1924-12/09/1996
56
Geoffrey Johnson Smith
04/16/1924-08/11/2010
56
Henry Mancini
04/16/1924-06/14/1994
56
Archer MacDonald
04/16/1925-11/04/1955
55
Died Aged:30
Joan Breslau
04/16/1926-03/02/1997
54
Edie Adams
04/16/1927-10/15/2008
53
Peter Mark Richman
04/16/1927
53
Toshizô Kudô
04/16/1928
52
Erkki Pajala
04/16/1929
51
Sacha Briquet
04/16/1930-07/06/2010
50
Francis Lax
04/16/1930-03/13/2013
50
Milo Quesada
04/16/1930-12/12/2012
50
Godfrey James
04/16/1931
49
Joan Bakewell
04/16/1933
47
Audrey Conti
04/16/1933
47
Ric Mancini
04/16/1933-05/26/2006
47
Michael Jackson
04/16/1934
46
Marcella Georgius
04/16/1935-05/16/1985
45
Al Israel
04/16/1935-03/16/2011
45
Steffi Sidney
04/16/1935-02/22/2010
45
Robert Sutton
04/16/1935-01/11/2018
45
Bobby Vinton
04/16/1935
45
Derrick Sherwin
04/16/1936
44
Harry Tagore
04/16/1936
44
Vince Hill
04/16/1937
43
George 'The Animal' Steele
04/16/1937-02/16/2017
43
Constantin Baltaretu
04/16/1938-03/09/1985
42
Dusty Springfield
04/16/1939-03/02/1999
41
Paul Cox
04/16/1940-06/19/2016
40
Rosángela Balbó
04/16/1941-11/03/2011
39
Tom Nardini
04/16/1945
35
Catherine Allégret
04/16/1946
34
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
04/16/1947
33
Gerry Rafferty
04/16/1947-01/04/2011
33
Anita Carey
04/16/1948
32
Melody Patterson
04/16/1949-08/20/2015
31
Sue Shifrin
04/16/1949
31
David Graf
04/16/1950-04/07/2001
30
Paul Lavers
04/16/1950
30
Billy West
04/16/1950
30
Jay O. Sanders
04/16/1953
27
Marshall R. Teague
04/16/1953
27
Ellen Barkin
04/16/1954
26
Utz Krause
04/16/1955-01/07/1998
25
Ricco Ross
04/16/1960
20
Hans Raith
04/16/1961
19
Rebecca Saire
04/16/1963
17
Yorick van Wageningen
04/16/1964
16
Jon Cryer
04/16/1965
15
Martin Lawrence
04/16/1965
15
Kai Wiesinger
04/16/1966
14
Aleksandr Semchev
04/16/1969
11
Peter Billingsley
04/16/1971
9
Belinda Stewart-Wilson
04/16/1971
9
Sean Maher
04/16/1975
5
Lukas Haas
04/16/1976
4
Qi Shu
04/16/1976
4
John Buffalo Mailer
04/16/1978
2
Juliette Marquis
04/16/1980
0

Passed on Wednesday, Apr 16 1980
Yvonne Andre
Harry Hutchinson
Morris Stoloff

Released on Wednesday, Apr 16 1980
The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976)CinemaFrance

Aired on Wednesday, Apr 16 1980
PrisonerEpisode #1.105
Prisoner: Cell Block HEpisode #1.105
This is Your LifeMike Tetley

Aired on Wednesday, Apr 16 1980
Australia
ABC
TimelapseThe Mexican Standoff

UK Chart
Saturday, Apr 12 1980
Working My Way Back To You - Forgive Me Girl (Medley)Detroit Spinners1
Dance Yourself DizzyLiquid Gold2
Going UndergroundThe Jam3
The Dreams Of ChildrenThe Jam3
Sexy EyesDr. Hook4
KingUB405
Food For ThoughtUB405
Work Rest And Play (EP)Madness6
Turning JapaneseThe Vapors7
Poison IvyThe Lambrettas8
StompThe Brothers Johnson9
Turn It On AgainGenesis10
January FebruaryBarbara Dickson11
Living After MidnightJudas Priest12
Talk Of The TownThe Pretenders13
Together We Are BeautifulFern Kinney14
Echo BeachMartha & The Muffins15
My WorldSecret Affair16
Happy HouseSiouxsie & The Banshees17
Don't Push It Don't Force ItLeon Haywood18
Silver Dream Machine (Part 1)David Essex19
All Night LongRainbow20


US Chart
Saturday, Apr 12 1980
Another Brick In The Wall (Part II)Pink Floyd1
Call MeBlondie2
Working My Way Back To You/Forgive Me Girl (Medley)Spinners3
Ride Like The WindChristopher Cross4
Too HotKool & The Gang5
Special LadyRay, Goodman And Brown6
With You I'm Born AgainBilly Preston7
Crazy Little Thing Called LoveQueen8
I Can't Tell You WhyEagles9
Off The WallMichael Jackson10
Fire LakeBob Seger11
Lost In LoveAir Supply12
HimRupert Holmes13
You May Be RightBilly Joel14
Sexy EyesDr. Hook15
The Second Time AroundShalamar16
How Do I Make YouLinda Ronstadt17
Hold On To My LoveJimmy Ruffin18
And The Beat Goes OnThe Whispers19
DesireAndy Gibb20