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WhoBirthdayAge on Friday, Aug 10 1979
Albert Bras
08/10/1865-09/29/1942
114
Died Aged:77
Robert Atkins
08/10/1886-02/09/1972
93
Died Aged:85
Hugh Herbert
08/10/1887-03/12/1952
92
Died Aged:64
Augie Gomez
08/10/1889-01/01/1966
90
Died Aged:76
George Fisher
08/10/1891-08/13/1960
88
Died Aged:69
Henry O'Neill
08/10/1891-05/18/1961
88
Died Aged:69
Alan Crosland
08/10/1894-07/16/1936
85
Died Aged:41
Harry Richman
08/10/1895-11/03/1972
84
Died Aged:77
James Fairfax
08/10/1897-05/08/1961
82
Died Aged:63
Jack Haley
08/10/1898-06/06/1979
81
Died Aged:80
Mary Odette
08/10/1901-03/26/1987
78
Norma Shearer
08/10/1902-06/12/1983
77
Curt Siodmak
08/10/1902-09/02/2000
77
Maxine Castle
08/10/1903-10/30/1938
76
Died Aged:35
Ray Walker
08/10/1904-10/06/1980
75
Rosina Galli
08/10/1906-12/03/1969
73
Died Aged:63
José Jaspe
08/10/1906-06/05/1974
73
Died Aged:67
Wesley Barry
08/10/1907-04/11/1994
72
Antonio Centa
08/10/1907-04/19/1979
72
Died Aged:71
Beaufoy Milton
08/10/1907-1971
72
Alexander D'Arcy
08/10/1908-04/20/1996
71
Mae Clarke
08/10/1910-04/29/1992
69
Silvio Gigli
08/10/1910-02/07/1988
69
Richard Reeves
08/10/1912-03/17/1967
67
Died Aged:54
Noah Beery Jr.
08/10/1913-11/01/1994
66
Mimi Doyle
08/10/1913-06/15/1979
66
Died Aged:65
Mary Halsey
08/10/1913-02/26/1989
66
Ken Annakin
08/10/1914-04/22/2009
65
Ken Annakin
08/10/1914-04/22/2009
65
Jeff Corey
08/10/1914-08/16/2002
65
Françoise Lugagne
08/10/1914-05/03/1991
65
Ralph Thomas
08/10/1915-03/17/2001
64
John Bryant
08/10/1916-07/13/1989
63
Kathleen Heath
08/10/1916-01/06/2004
63
Martin Benson
08/10/1918-03/03/2010
61
Margaret Johnston
08/10/1918-06/29/2002
61
Doreen Turner
08/10/1918-05/20/1994
61
Tony Michaels
08/10/1919-10/10/1993
60
Hubie Kerns
08/10/1920-02/07/1999
59
Yuki Shimoda
08/10/1921-05/21/1981
58
Claudine Mawby
08/10/1922-09/13/2012
57
Pamela Sholto
08/10/1922-04/23/2018
57
Rhonda Fleming
08/10/1923
56
Alain Bouvette
08/10/1924-07/01/2004
55
Martha Hyer
08/10/1924-05/31/2014
55
W. Benson Terry
08/10/1927-03/24/1998
52
Vernon Washington
08/10/1927-06/07/1988
52
Jimmy Dean
08/10/1928-06/13/2010
51
Eddie Fisher
08/10/1928-09/22/2010
51
Gus Mercurio
08/10/1928-12/07/2010
51
Peter Diamond
08/10/1929-03/27/2004
50
Patricia Huston
08/10/1929-09/25/1995
50
Vincent McEveety
08/10/1929-05/19/2018
50
Matthew Tobin
08/10/1929-07/16/2008
50
Marjie Millar
08/10/1930-04/16/1966
49
Died Aged:35
Tom Laughlin
08/10/1931-12/12/2013
48
Murray Melvin
08/10/1932
47
Hilary Hardiman
08/10/1933-01/31/1991
46
Darrell Howe
08/10/1933-06/19/2016
46
Carl Byrd
08/10/1935
44
John Phillips
08/10/1935-03/18/2001
44
Sam Vlahos
08/10/1935-09/03/2011
44
Grit Boettcher
08/10/1938
41
Lars Amble
08/10/1939
40
Kate O'Mara
08/10/1939-03/30/2014
40
Hezi Saddik
08/10/1939
40
Victor Holchak
08/10/1940-09/05/2014
39
Bonnie Johns
08/10/1940-12/13/2001
39
Marie Versini
08/10/1940
39
Clive Bennett
08/10/1942
37
Rick Petrucelli
08/10/1942-01/18/1999
37
Jimmy Griffin
08/10/1943-01/11/2005
36
K.C. Wilson
08/10/1945-07/06/2010
34
Mick Clarke
08/10/1946
33
Nick Stringer
08/10/1948
31
James Reynolds
08/10/1950
29
Daniel Hugh Kelly
08/10/1952
27
Diane Venora
08/10/1952
27
Debbie Dixon
08/10/1954
25
Daniel Hugh-Kelly
08/10/1954
25
Rick Overton
08/10/1954
25
Fred Ottman
08/10/1956
23
Peter Robbins
08/10/1956
23
Don Swayze
08/10/1958
21
Rosanna Arquette
08/10/1959
20
Antonio Banderas
08/10/1960
19
Alan Cinis
08/10/1960
19
Beatrice Alda
08/10/1961
18
Jon Farriss
08/10/1961
18
Ricky Powell
08/10/1962
17
Chip Chinery
08/10/1964
15
Una Damon
08/10/1964
15
Beverly Randolph
08/10/1964
15
Georgi Staykov
08/10/1964
15
Claudia Christian
08/10/1965
14
Charlie Dimmock
08/10/1966
13
Juan Rivera
08/10/1966
13
Peter Docter
08/10/1968
11
Andrew Byron
08/10/1971
8
Rüdiger Klink
08/10/1971
8
Kevin Randleman
08/10/1971-02/11/2016
8
Justin Theroux
08/10/1971
8
Inday Ba
08/10/1972
7
Michael McGlone
08/10/1972
7
Tessie Santiago
08/10/1975
4
Alison Folland
08/10/1978
1
Krissy Carlson
08/10/1979
0

Passed on Friday, Aug 10 1979
Dick Foran

Released on Friday, Aug 10 1979
Americathon (1979)CinemaPGUSA


UK Chart
Saturday, Aug 4 1979
I Don't Like MondaysThe Boomtown Rats1
Can't Stand Losing YouThe Police2
WantedThe Dooleys3
Girls TalkDave Edmunds4
AngeleyesABBA5
Voulez-VousABBA5
Silly GamesJanet Kay6
Are 'Friends' Electric?Tubeway Army7
My SharonaThe Knack8
Breakfast In AmericaSupertramp9
Beat The ClockSparks10
Born To Be AlivePatrick Hernandez11
Good TimesChic12
If I Had YouThe Korgis13
We Don't Talk AnymoreCliff Richard14
Bad GirlsDonna Summer15
C'mon EverybodySex Pistols16
The Diary Of Horace WimpElectric Light Orchestra17
Lady LyndaThe Beach Boys18
Babylon's BurningRuts19
Chuck E's In LoveRickie Lee Jones20


US Chart
Saturday, Aug 4 1979
Bad GirlsDonna Summer1
Good TimesChic2
Ring My BellAnita Ward3
The Main Event & FightBarbra Streisand4
GoldJohn Stewart5
My SharonaThe Knack6
Makin' ItDavid Naughton7
When You're In Love With A Beautiful WomanDr. Hook8
Hot StuffDonna Summer9
I Want You To Want Me (Live)Cheap Trick10
You Can't Change ThatRaydio11
Mama Can't Buy You LoveElton John12
I Was Made For Lovin' YouKiss13
Ain't No Stoppin' Us NowMcFadden and Whitehead14
Shine A Little LoveElectric Light Orchestra15
Sad EyesRobert John16
Lead Me OnMaxine Nightingale17
Boogie WonderlandEarth, Wind and Fire18
Do It Or DieAtlanta Rhythm Section19
Getting CloserWings20