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WhoBirthdayAge on Friday, May 25 1979
Helmuth von Moltke
05/25/1848-06/18/1916
131
Died Aged:68
Charles Hill Mailes
05/25/1870-02/17/1937
109
Died Aged:66
Frank Ball
05/25/1876-03/??/1968
103
Bill Robinson
05/25/1878-11/25/1949
101
Died Aged:71
Frank Alexander
05/25/1879-09/08/1937
100
Died Aged:58
Guy Newall
05/25/1885-02/25/1937
94
Died Aged:51
Miles Malleson
05/25/1888-03/15/1969
91
Died Aged:80
Sammy Blum
05/25/1889-06/01/1945
90
Died Aged:56
Cecil Clovelly
05/25/1890-04/25/1965
89
Died Aged:74
Kathryn Adams
05/25/1893-02/17/1959
86
Died Aged:65
Geoffrey Goodheart
05/25/1897-1974
82
Arthur Loft
05/25/1897-01/01/1947
82
Died Aged:49
Bennett Cerf
05/25/1898-08/27/1971
81
Died Aged:73
Doris Kemper
05/25/1898-03/03/1974
81
Died Aged:75
André Wasley
05/25/1899-07/09/1978
80
Died Aged:79
Teddy Brown
05/25/1900-04/29/1946
79
Died Aged:45
Binnie Barnes
05/25/1903-07/27/1998
76
Ralph Reader
05/25/1903-05/18/1982
76
Janice Adair
05/25/1905-11/11/1996
74
Jean Morel
05/25/1906-08/11/1988
73
Wilfred Carter
05/25/1908-02/05/1998
71
Barbara Luddy
05/25/1908-04/01/1979
71
Died Aged:70
Léo Lapara
05/25/1909-09/03/1995
70
Barbara Woodell
05/25/1910-01/16/1997
69
Alois Maria Giani
05/25/1912
67
Houseley Stevenson Jr.
05/25/1914-08/13/1997
65
Ginny Simms
05/25/1915-04/04/1994
64
Pierre Gay
05/25/1916
63
Kevin O'Morrison
05/25/1916-12/11/2016
63
Steve Cochran
05/25/1917-06/15/1965
62
Died Aged:48
Vera Lockwood
05/25/1917-07/28/2000
62
Claude Akins
05/25/1918-01/27/1994
61
Henry Calvin
05/25/1918-10/06/1975
61
Died Aged:57
Robert Gibbons
05/25/1918-02/21/1977
61
Died Aged:58
Mary Nell Santacroce
05/25/1918-02/17/1999
61
Dee Cooper
05/25/1920-12/14/1989
59
Georges Patrix
05/25/1920-06/07/1992
59
Hal David
05/25/1921-09/01/2012
58
Peggy Dixon
05/25/1921-07/30/2005
58
Syd Heylen
05/25/1922-12/04/1996
57
Frank Downing
05/25/1923-11/30/1982
56
Edward Ryan
05/25/1923
56
Joseph Bova
05/25/1924-03/12/2006
55
Jeanne Crain
05/25/1925-12/14/2003
54
Paul Danquah
05/25/1925-08/13/2015
54
Claude Pinoteau
05/25/1925-10/05/2012
54
Heinz Reincke
05/25/1925-07/13/2011
54
Joël Stein
05/25/1926-07/24/2012
53
Robert Ludlum
05/25/1927-03/12/2001
52
Tom Toner
05/25/1928-07/10/2015
51
Carolyn De Fonseca
05/25/1929-05/??/2009
50
Vilma Ann Leslie
05/25/1929-10/06/2009
50
John Gabriel
05/25/1931
48
Susan Morrow
05/25/1931-05/08/1985
48
Pierre Vernier
05/25/1931
48
Roger Bowen
05/25/1932-02/16/1996
47
Anouk Ferjac
05/25/1932
47
David Burke
05/25/1934
45
Basil Moss
05/25/1935
44
Ann Robinson
05/25/1935
44
George Roubicek
05/25/1935
44
Victoria Shaw
05/25/1935-08/17/1988
44
Eilene Janssen
05/25/1938
41
Dixie Carter
05/25/1939-04/10/2010
40
Ian McKellen
05/25/1939
40
Cilla Black
05/25/1943-08/01/2015
36
Kitty Swan
05/25/1943
36
Leslie Uggams
05/25/1943
36
Sheriff John Bunnell
05/25/1944
35
Michael David Lally
05/25/1944
35
Frank Oz
05/25/1944
35
Stephanie Turner
05/25/1944
35
Randall Carver
05/25/1946
33
Michael Cochrane
05/25/1946
33
Lawrason Driscoll
05/25/1946
33
Flavio Bucci
05/25/1947
32
Karen Valentine
05/25/1947
32
Jacki Weaver
05/25/1947
32
Joe Unger
05/25/1949
30
Eric Deacon
05/25/1950
29
Jean Gagné
05/25/1950
29
Mickey Maga
05/25/1950
29
Patti D'Arbanville
05/25/1951
28
Steve Condit
05/25/1953-01/26/2002
26
Kit Hollerbach
05/25/1953
26
Daragh O'Malley
05/25/1954
25
Trevor Steedman
05/25/1954-06/25/2016
25
Connie Sellecca
05/25/1955
24
Bobby Slayton
05/25/1955
24
Olivia Pascal
05/25/1957
22
Paul Weller
05/25/1958
21
Julian Clary
05/25/1959
20
Cathryn Harrison
05/25/1959
20
Tracey Ullman
05/25/1959
20
Louise Siversen
05/25/1960
19
Johnny Doran
05/25/1962
17
Dermott Downs
05/25/1962
17
Anne Consigny
05/25/1963
16
George Hickenlooper
05/25/1963-10/30/2010
16
Mike Myers
05/25/1963
16
Susan Diol
05/25/1964
15
Vitaliy Kishchenko
05/25/1964
15
Andrew Fiscella
05/25/1966
13
Lou Gish
05/25/1967-02/20/2006
12
Mattias Ohlsson
05/25/1967
12
Jeff Burrell
05/25/1968
11
Kevin Heffernan
05/25/1968
11
Joseph D. Reitman
05/25/1968
11
Anne Heche
05/25/1969
10
Michael Benyaer
05/25/1970
9
Lindsay Greenbush
05/25/1970
9
Sidney Greenbush
05/25/1970
9
Jamie Kennedy
05/25/1970
9
Neil Marshall
05/25/1970
9
Justin Henry
05/25/1971
8
Siobhan Fallon
05/25/1972
7
Karan Johar
05/25/1972
7
Octavia Spencer
05/25/1972
7
Demetri Martin
05/25/1973
6
Corey Tyler
05/25/1973
6
Cillian Murphy
05/25/1976
3
Ethan Suplee
05/25/1976
3
Kick Gurry
05/25/1978
1
Corbin Allred
05/25/1979
0
Monica Keena
05/25/1979
0

Passed on Friday, May 25 1979
Stan Stone

Released on Friday, May 25 1979
Alien (1979)CinemaUSA

Aired on Friday, May 25 1979
USA
ABC
 8:30 pmWelcome Back KotterOo, Oo, I Do: Part 1
CBS
 8:00 pmIncredible HulkVendetta Road

UK Chart
Saturday, May 19 1979
Bright EyesArt Garfunkel1
Pop MuzikM2
Hooray Hooray, It's A Holi-HolidayBoney M3
Does Your Mother KnowABBA4
ReunitedPeaches & Herb5
Knock On WoodAmii Stewart6
Dance AwayRoxy Music7
Parisienne WalkwaysGary Moore8
One Way TicketEruption9
Sunday GirlBlondie10
Banana Splits (The Tra La La Song)The Dickies11
RoxanneThe Police12
The Logical SongSupertramp13
Goodnight TonightWings14
Some GirlsRacey15
Love You Inside OutThe Bee Gees16
Jimmy JimmyThe Undertones17
Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground)The Jacksons18
Boys Keep Swingin'David Bowie19
I Don't Wanna Lose YouKandidate20


US Chart
Saturday, May 19 1979
ReunitedPeaches and Herb1
Hot StuffDonna Summer2
In The NavyVillage People3
Stumblin' InSuzi Quatro4
Goodnight TonightWings5
Love You Inside OutBee Gees6
Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground)Jacksons7
Take Me HomeCher8
He's The Greatest DancerSister Sledge9
Heart Of GlassBlondie10
Love Is The AnswerEngland Dan and John Ford Coley11
Love Takes TimeOrleans12
We Are FamilySister Sledge13
The Logical SongSupertramp14
Just When I Needed You MostRandy Vanwarmer15
I Want Your LoveChic16
Disco Nights (Rock-Freak)GQ17
Deeper Than The NightOlivia Newton-John18
RenegadeStyx19
Rock 'N' Roll FantasyBad Company20