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WhoBirthdayAge on Tuesday, May 1 1979
J. Fisher White
05/01/1865-01/14/1945
114
Died Aged:79
Cecil Bevan
05/01/1875-01/22/1953
104
Died Aged:77
Ian MacLaren
05/01/1875-04/10/1952
104
Died Aged:76
May Hallatt
05/01/1876-05/20/1969
103
Died Aged:93
Nicholas Hannen
05/01/1881-06/25/1972
98
Died Aged:91
Tom Moore
05/01/1883-02/12/1955
96
Died Aged:71
Franklyn Ardell
05/01/1885-04/17/1960
94
Died Aged:74
Eddie Borden
05/01/1888-07/01/1955
91
Died Aged:67
René Hell
05/01/1891-10/11/1965
88
Died Aged:74
Erik Jelde
05/01/1894-12/??/1982
85
Suzy Willy
05/01/1895-10/16/1981
84
J. Lawton Collins
05/01/1896-09/12/1987
83
Julanne Johnston
05/01/1900-12/26/1988
79
Sonnie Hale
05/01/1902-06/09/1959
77
Died Aged:57
Francis X. Bushman Jr.
05/01/1903-04/16/1978
76
Died Aged:74
Ralph Bushman
05/01/1903-04/16/1978
76
Died Aged:74
Leila Hyams
05/01/1905-12/04/1977
74
Died Aged:72
Henry Koster
05/01/1905-09/21/1988
74
Kenneth Buckley
05/01/1906-02/25/1982
73
Josephine Dunn
05/01/1906-02/03/1983
73
Rose Hobart
05/01/1906-08/29/2000
73
George Melachrino
05/01/1909-06/18/1965
70
Died Aged:56
Kate Smith
05/01/1909-06/17/1986
70
Betty Cooper
05/01/1910-02/03/1979
69
Died Aged:68
Joseph Tregonino
05/01/1913-03/??/1979
66
Glenn Ford
05/01/1916-08/30/2006
63
John Beradino
05/01/1917-05/19/1996
62
Danielle Darrieux
05/01/1917
62
Pauline Letts
05/01/1917-06/25/2001
62
Wendy Toye
05/01/1917-02/27/2010
62
James Copeland
05/01/1918-04/17/2002
61
John Meredyth Lucas
05/01/1919-10/19/2002
60
Dan O'Herlihy
05/01/1919-02/17/2005
60
Marne Maitland
05/01/1920-12/??/1991
59
Candy Johnson
05/01/1922-06/28/1981
57
Louis Nye
05/01/1922-10/08/2005
57
Pierre Ringel
05/01/1922-04/05/1953
57
Died Aged:30
Ralph Senensky
05/01/1923
56
Claudine Dupuis
05/01/1924-05/26/1991
55
Art Fleming
05/01/1924-04/25/1995
55
Carlo Sposito
05/01/1924-09/09/1984
55
Dennis Turner
05/01/1924-10/07/2000
55
Paddie O'Neil
05/01/1926-01/31/2010
53
Paul Sorensen
05/01/1926-07/17/2008
53
André Weber
05/01/1928-06/28/1996
51
Mona Knox
05/01/1929-06/11/2008
50
Mona McKinnon
05/01/1929-03/12/1990
50
Rik van Nutter
05/01/1929-10/15/2005
50
Empire State Building
05/01/1931
48
Jack Aaron
05/01/1933
46
Laura Betti
05/01/1934-07/30/2004
45
Laura Betti
05/01/1934-07/30/2004
45
Joan Hackett
05/01/1934-10/08/1983
45
Diana Lambert
05/01/1934-06/??/1996
45
Russ Marin
05/01/1934-03/06/2005
45
John Meillon
05/01/1934-08/11/1989
45
Etienne Becker
05/01/1936-12/11/1995
43
Marianne Benet
05/01/1936
43
Chad Dee Block
05/01/1936-06/18/2002
43
Ray Smith
05/01/1936-12/15/1991
43
Roger Brown
05/01/1937
42
Una Stubbs
05/01/1937
42
Ray Aranha
05/01/1939-10/09/2011
40
Leigh Brown
05/01/1939-07/16/1998
40
France Rumilly
05/01/1939
40
Mark Slade
05/01/1939
40
Joy Harmon
05/01/1940
39
Stephen Macht
05/01/1942
37
Cyd Hayman
05/01/1944
35
Rita Coolidge
05/01/1945
34
Wendy Allnutt
05/01/1946
33
Nellie Bellflower
05/01/1946
33
Joanna Lumley
05/01/1946
33
Conrad E. Palmisano
05/01/1948
31
Douglas Barr
05/01/1949
30
Dann Florek
05/01/1950
29
Cleto Augusto
05/01/1954-04/25/2015
25
Garry Who
05/01/1954
25
Carol Jones
05/01/1955
24
Byron Stewart
05/01/1956
23
John Diehl
05/01/1958
21
Isabel Glasser
05/01/1958
21
Cecilia Peck
05/01/1958
21
Bono
05/01/1960
19
Stefan Schwartz
05/01/1963
16
Charlie Schlatter
05/01/1966
13
Scott Coffey
05/01/1967
12
Tim McGraw
05/01/1967
12
Wes Anderson
05/01/1969
10
Carrie Stevens
05/01/1969
10
Boni Yanagisawa
05/01/1971
8
Julie Benz
05/01/1972
7
Bailey Chase
05/01/1972
7
Darius McCrary
05/01/1976
3
Violante Placido
05/01/1976
3
James Badge Dale
05/01/1978
1
Christina Hendricks
05/01/1978
1
Ben Easter
05/01/1979
0

Released on Tuesday, May 1 1979
H.O.T.S. (1979)CinemaUSA
Malibu High (1979)CinemaRUSA
Stalker (1979)CinemaNot RatedUSSR

Aired on Tuesday, May 1 1979
Muppet ShowCrystal Gayle
Crown CourtForever: Part 1
PerishersNose
Prisoner: Cell Block HEpisode #1.20
ITV PlayhouseThe Daughters of Albion
PrisonerEpisode #1.20

UK Chart
Saturday, Apr 28 1979
Bright EyesArt Garfunkel1
Some GirlsRacey2
Cool For CatsSqueeze3
Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground)The Jacksons4
Pop MuzikM5
HallelujahMilk & Honey ft Gali Atari6
The Logical SongSupertramp7
Who Killed BambiTen Pole Tudor8
Silly ThingSex Pistols8
Goodnight TonightWings9
The RunnerThe Three Degrees10
He's The Greatest DancerSister Sledge11
I Don't Wanna Lose YouKandidate12
Sultans Of SwingDire Straits13
WowKate Bush14
In The NavyVillage People15
Forever In Blue JeansNeil Diamond16
Remember ThenShowaddywaddy17
Questions And AnswersSham 6918
Hooray Hooray, It's A Holi-HolidayBoney M19
Knock On WoodAmii Stewart20


US Chart
Saturday, Apr 28 1979
Heart Of GlassBlondie1
ReunitedPeaches and Herb2
Knock On WoodAmii Stewart3
Music Box DancerFrank Mills4
I Will SurviveGloria Gaynor5
Stumblin' InSuzi Quatro6
What A Fool BelievesDoobie Brothers, The7
I Want Your LoveChic8
Goodnight TonightWings9
In The NavyVillage People10
He's The Greatest DancerSister Sledge11
Take Me HomeCher12
TragedyBee Gees13
Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground)Jacksons14
Sultans Of SwingDire Straits15
Love Is The AnswerEngland Dan and John Ford Coley16
Blow AwayGeorge Harrison17
Love BalladGeorge Benson18
Precious LoveBob Welch19
Love Takes TimeOrleans20