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WhoBirthdayAge on Friday, May 1 1970
J. Fisher White
05/01/1865-01/14/1945
105
Died Aged:79
Cecil Bevan
05/01/1875-01/22/1953
95
Died Aged:77
Ian MacLaren
05/01/1875-04/10/1952
95
Died Aged:76
May Hallatt
05/01/1876-05/20/1969
94
Died Aged:93
Nicholas Hannen
05/01/1881-06/25/1972
89
Tom Moore
05/01/1883-02/12/1955
87
Died Aged:71
Franklyn Ardell
05/01/1885-04/17/1960
85
Died Aged:74
Eddie Borden
05/01/1888-07/01/1955
82
Died Aged:67
René Hell
05/01/1891-10/11/1965
79
Died Aged:74
Erik Jelde
05/01/1894-12/??/1982
76
Malcolm Watson
05/01/1895-06/19/1971
75
Suzy Willy
05/01/1895-10/16/1981
75
J. Lawton Collins
05/01/1896-09/12/1987
74
Julanne Johnston
05/01/1900-12/26/1988
70
Sonnie Hale
05/01/1902-06/09/1959
68
Died Aged:57
Francis X. Bushman Jr.
05/01/1903-04/16/1978
67
Ralph Bushman
05/01/1903-04/16/1978
67
Katherine Grant
05/01/1904-04/02/1937
66
Died Aged:32
Leila Hyams
05/01/1905-12/04/1977
65
Henry Koster
05/01/1905-09/21/1988
65
Kenneth Buckley
05/01/1906-02/25/1982
64
Josephine Dunn
05/01/1906-02/03/1983
64
Rose Hobart
05/01/1906-08/29/2000
64
George Melachrino
05/01/1909-06/18/1965
61
Died Aged:56
Kate Smith
05/01/1909-06/17/1986
61
Betty Cooper
05/01/1910-02/03/1979
60
Joseph Tregonino
05/01/1913-03/??/1979
57
Glenn Ford
05/01/1916-08/30/2006
54
John Beradino
05/01/1917-05/19/1996
53
Danielle Darrieux
05/01/1917-10/17/2017
53
Pauline Letts
05/01/1917-06/25/2001
53
Wendy Toye
05/01/1917-02/27/2010
53
Lo van Hensbergen
05/01/1917-02/20/1987
53
James Copeland
05/01/1918-04/17/2002
52
John Meredyth Lucas
05/01/1919-10/19/2002
51
Dan O'Herlihy
05/01/1919-02/17/2005
51
Candy Johnson
05/01/1922-06/28/1981
48
Louis Nye
05/01/1922-10/08/2005
48
Pierre Ringel
05/01/1922-04/05/1953
48
Died Aged:30
Ralph Senensky
05/01/1923
47
Claudine Dupuis
05/01/1924-05/26/1991
46
Art Fleming
05/01/1924-04/25/1995
46
Terry Southern
05/01/1924-10/29/1995
46
Carlo Sposito
05/01/1924-09/09/1984
46
Dennis Turner
05/01/1924-10/07/2000
46
Paddie O'Neil
05/01/1926-01/31/2010
44
Paul Sorensen
05/01/1926-07/17/2008
44
André Weber
05/01/1928-06/28/1996
42
Joe Cornelius
05/01/1929
41
Mona Knox
05/01/1929-06/11/2008
41
Mona McKinnon
05/01/1929-03/12/1990
41
Rik van Nutter
05/01/1929-10/15/2005
41
Empire State Building
05/01/1931
39
Jack Aaron
05/01/1933
37
Laura Betti
05/01/1934-07/30/2004
36
Laura Betti
05/01/1934-07/30/2004
36
Joan Hackett
05/01/1934-10/08/1983
36
Diana Lambert
05/01/1934-06/??/1996
36
Russ Marin
05/01/1934-03/06/2005
36
John Meillon
05/01/1934-08/11/1989
36
Etienne Becker
05/01/1936-12/11/1995
34
Marianne Benet
05/01/1936
34
Chad Dee Block
05/01/1936-06/18/2002
34
Ray Smith
05/01/1936-12/15/1991
34
Roger Brown
05/01/1937
33
Una Stubbs
05/01/1937
33
Ray Aranha
05/01/1939-10/09/2011
31
Leigh Brown
05/01/1939-07/16/1998
31
France Rumilly
05/01/1939
31
Mark Slade
05/01/1939
31
Joy Harmon
05/01/1940
30
Stephen Macht
05/01/1942
28
Cyd Hayman
05/01/1944
26
Rita Coolidge
05/01/1945
25
Wendy Allnutt
05/01/1946
24
Nellie Bellflower
05/01/1946
24
Joanna Lumley
05/01/1946
24
Conrad E. Palmisano
05/01/1948
22
Douglas Barr
05/01/1949
21
Dann Florek
05/01/1950
20
Cleto Augusto
05/01/1954-04/25/2015
16
Garry Who
05/01/1954
16
Carol Jones
05/01/1955
15
Byron Stewart
05/01/1956
14
John Diehl
05/01/1958
12
Isabel Glasser
05/01/1958
12
Cecilia Peck
05/01/1958
12
Andy Wilson
05/01/1958
12
Bono
05/01/1960
10
Stefan Schwartz
05/01/1963
7
Anne Fletcher
05/01/1966
4
Charlie Schlatter
05/01/1966
4
Scott Coffey
05/01/1967
3
Tim McGraw
05/01/1967
3
Wes Anderson
05/01/1969
1
Carrie Stevens
05/01/1969
1

Released on Friday, May 1 1970
The Ghost of Monk's Island (1966)TVW.Germany

Aired on Friday, May 1 1970
Dark ShadowsEpisode #1.1005
ManhuntConfessional
Sesame StreetEpisode #1.125
Dick Emery ShowEpisode #8.5
JackanoryBallet Stories: The Firebird
Doctor in the HouseNice Bodywork - Lovely Finish

Aired on Friday, May 1 1970
Australia
0-Ten
RoversThe Quack

Now Showing Friday, May 1 1970
UK
Casino
Ben-Hur
Leicester Square Theatre
Oliver!

Aired on Friday, May 1 1970
UK
BBC1
 5:44 pmAdventures of ParsleyEpisode

Aired on Friday, May 1 1970
USA
CBS
 7:30 pmGet SmartHello, Columbus - Goodbye, America

  
UK Chart
Saturday, Apr 25 1970
All Kinds Of EverythingDana1
Spirit In The SkyNorman Greenbaum2
Bridge Over Troubled WaterSimon & Garfunkel3
Can't Help Falling In LoveAndy Williams4
Knock, Knock Who's There?Mary Hopkin5
Gimme Dat DingThe Pipkins6
Young, Gifted And BlackBob & Marcia7
Never Had A Dream Come TrueStevie Wonder8
Farewell Is A Lonely SoundJimmy Ruffin9
Good Morning FreedomBlue Mink10
I Can't Help MyselfFour Tops11
When Julie Comes AroundThe Cuff Links12
Wand'rin' StarLee Marvin13
The House Of The Rising SunFrijid Pink14
Travelin' BandCreedence Clearwater Revival15
Rag Mama RagThe Band16
Daughter Of DarknessTom Jones17
Something's BurningKenny Rogers & The First Edition18
That Same Old FeelingPickettywitch19
Who Do You LoveJuicy Lucy20


US Chart
Saturday, Apr 25 1970
ABCJackson 51
Let It BeThe Beatles2
Spirit In The SkyNorman Greenbaum3
Instant Karma (We All Shine On)John Ono Lennon4
American WomanThe Guess Who5
Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)Edison Lighthouse6
Come And Get ItBadfinger7
Love Or Let Me Be LonelyThe Friends Of Distinction8
Bridge Over Troubled WaterSimon and Garfunkel9
Turn Back The Hands Of TimeTyrone Davis10
Up The Ladder To The RoofThe Supremes11
Something's BurningKenny Rogers12
Easy Come, Easy GoBobby Sherman13
Reflections Of My LifeThe Marmalade14
House Of The Rising SunFrijid Pink15
WoodstockCrosby, Stills, Nash & Young16
The BellsThe Originals17
For The Love Of HimBobbi Martin18
VehicleThe Ides Of March19
Long Lonesome HighwayMichael Parks20