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WhoBirthdayAge on Wednesday, Apr 19 1978
May Robson
04/19/1858-10/20/1942
120
Died Aged:84
Al Ferguson
04/19/1888-12/04/1971
90
Died Aged:83
Pat West
04/19/1888-04/10/1944
90
Died Aged:55
Larry Fisher
04/19/1891-12/06/1937
87
Died Aged:46
Madge Kennedy
04/19/1891-06/09/1987
87
Fran├žoise Rosay
04/19/1891-03/28/1974
87
Died Aged:82
Ora Carew
04/19/1893-10/26/1955
85
Died Aged:62
Arthur Goullet
04/19/1894-1978
84
Betsy Ross Clarke
04/19/1896-01/31/1947
82
Died Aged:50
Vivienne Segal
04/19/1897-12/29/1992
81
Constance Talmadge
04/19/1898-11/23/1973
80
Died Aged:75
George O'Brien
04/19/1899-09/04/1985
79
George Howe
04/19/1900-07/??/1986
78
Tom O'Grady
04/19/1901-09/01/1942
77
Died Aged:41
Virginia Fox
04/19/1902-10/14/1982
76
Guido Celano
04/19/1905-03/07/1988
73
Lina Basquette
04/19/1907-09/30/1994
71
Mady Correll
04/19/1907-12/18/1981
71
Alan Wheatley
04/19/1907-08/30/1991
71
Jack Cunningham
04/19/1912-01/13/1967
66
Died Aged:54
Sylvia Froos
04/19/1914-03/28/2004
64
Archie Savage
04/19/1914-02/04/2003
64
Ellsworth Glath
04/19/1916-07/31/1992
62
William Moore
04/19/1916-04/24/2000
62
Dorothy Primrose
04/19/1916-11/12/1990
62
Ruth Rogers
04/19/1918-10/09/1953
60
Died Aged:35
Pearl Shear
04/19/1918-07/27/2009
60
Hubert de Lapparent
04/19/1919
59
John Hughman
04/19/1919-01/04/1993
59
Marie Denn
04/19/1921-09/13/1991
57
Don Sharp
04/19/1922-12/18/2011
56
Don Sharp
04/19/1922-12/18/2011
56
Michael Allan
04/19/1925-12/??/1985
53
John Kraaykamp
04/19/1925-07/17/2011
53
Hugh O'Brian
04/19/1925-09/05/2016
53
Cora Sue Collins
04/19/1927
51
Bill Mullikin
04/19/1927-04/03/2010
51
John G. Heller
04/19/1928-11/19/1989
50
Alexis Korner
04/19/1928-01/01/1984
50
Rhodes Reason
04/19/1930-12/26/2014
48
Dick Sargent
04/19/1930-07/08/1994
48
Garfield Morgan
04/19/1931-12/05/2009
47
Jayne Mansfield
04/19/1933-06/29/1967
45
Died Aged:34
Ox Baker
04/19/1934-10/20/2014
44
Dudley Moore
04/19/1935-03/27/2002
43
Lisa Peake
04/19/1935-03/28/2000
43
Sam Schacht
04/19/1936
42
Elinor Donahue
04/19/1937
41
Golden Gate Bridge
04/19/1937
41
Ellen Weston
04/19/1939
39
Jose Luis Gomez
04/19/1940
38
Sally Smith
04/19/1942
36
Janet Lees Price
04/19/1943-05/22/2012
35
Pierre Semmler
04/19/1943-09/09/2011
35
Keith Erickson
04/19/1944
34
Yves-Marie Maurin
04/19/1944-06/14/2009
34
John Abbott
04/19/1945
33
Cleo Sylvestre
04/19/1945
33
Tim Curry
04/19/1946
32
Alan Price
04/19/1946
32
Gillian Jones
04/19/1947
31
Paloma Picasso
04/19/1949
29
Forrest Sawyer
04/19/1949
29
Barry Brown
04/19/1951-06/25/1978
27
Dennis Dun
04/19/1952
26
Nick Nicholson
04/19/1952-08/11/2010
26
Tony Plana
04/19/1952
26
Frank Slaten
04/19/1952-01/04/2014
26
Marisa Laurito
04/19/1953
25
Ruby Wax
04/19/1953
25
Lucinda Dooling
04/19/1954-12/30/2015
24
Patricia Charbonneau
04/19/1959
19
Mark Greenstreet
04/19/1960
18
Tim Ransom
04/19/1963
15
Tom Wood
04/19/1963
15
Shane Daly
04/19/1966
12
Ashley Judd
04/19/1968
10
Michael Bacall
04/19/1973
5
Hilton Howson
04/19/1974
4
James Franco
04/19/1978
0

Passed on Wednesday, Apr 19 1978
Joe Dougherty

Aired on Wednesday, Apr 19 1978
Amazing SpidermanThe Curse of Rava
HolocaustThe Saving Remnant
This is Your LifeTerry Wogan

Now Showing Wednesday, Apr 19 1978
UK
Dominion
Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope

Now Showing Wednesday, Apr 19 1978
USA
Capitol Cinema
Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope

UK Chart
Saturday, Apr 15 1978
Matchstalk Men And Matchstalk Cats And Dogs (Lowry's Song)Brian & Michael1
I Wonder WhyShowaddywaddy2
Baker StreetGerry Rafferty3
If You Can't Give Me LoveSuzi Quatro4
Denis (Denee)Blondie5
Never Let Her Slip AwayAndrew Gold6
Follow You Follow MeGenesis7
Wuthering HeightsKate Bush8
With A Little LuckWings9
Too Much, Too Little, Too LateJohnny Mathis & Deniece Williams10
I Can't Stand The RainEruption ft Precious Wilson11
I Love The Sound Of Breaking GlassNick Lowe12
Night FeverThe Bee Gees14
(I Don't Wanna Go To) ChelseaElvis Costello & The Attractions16
More Like The MoviesDr. Hook17
Ally's Tartan ArmyAndy Cameron18
Every 1's A WinnerHot Chocolate19
EmotionsSamantha Sang20


US Chart
Saturday, Apr 15 1978
Night FeverBee Gees1
Stayin' AliveBee Gees2
Lay Down SallyEric Clapton3
Can't Smile Without YouBarry Manilow4
If I Can't Have YouYvonne Elliman5
Dust In The WindKansas6
The Closer I Get To YouRoberta Flack7
Jack And JillRaydio8
We'll Never Have To Say Goodbye AgainEngland Dan and John Ford Coley9
Our LoveNatalie Cole10
EmotionSamantha Sang11
With A Little LuckWings12
Running On EmptyJackson Browne13
Ebony EyesBob Welch14
Goodbye GirlDavid Gates15
Count On MeJefferson Starship16
(Love Is) Thicker Than WaterAndy Gibb17
Flash LightParliament18
You're The One That I WantJohn Travolta and Olivia Newton-John19
Sweet Talkin' WomanElectric Light Orchestra20