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WhoBirthdayAge on Thursday, Aug 22 1974
Caroline Rankin
08/22/1880-02/02/1953
94
Died Aged:72
Jean Aquistapace
08/22/1882-10/20/1952
92
Died Aged:70
Violet Farebrother
08/22/1888-09/27/1969
86
Died Aged:81
Shayle Gardner
08/22/1890-05/17/1945
84
Died Aged:54
Francis McDonald
08/22/1891-09/18/1968
83
Died Aged:77
Roy Bucko
08/22/1893-08/06/1954
81
Died Aged:60
Cecil Kellaway
08/22/1893-02/28/1973
81
Died Aged:79
Walter Rilla
08/22/1894-11/21/1980
80
Lea Seidl
08/22/1895-01/04/1987
79
Elisabeth Bergner
08/22/1897-05/12/1986
77
Nick Lucas
08/22/1897-07/28/1982
77
Ann Trevor
08/22/1899-07/15/1970
75
Died Aged:70
Henri Charrett
08/22/1900-08/24/1972
74
Died Aged:72
Wally Walker
08/22/1900-08/07/1975
74
Thomas Benton Roberts
08/22/1901-05/11/1987
73
Leni Riefenstahl
08/22/1902-09/08/2003
72
Leni Riefenstahl
08/22/1902-09/08/2003
72
Jay Novello
08/22/1904-09/02/1982
70
W. Lee Wilder
08/22/1904-02/14/1982
70
Wade Crosby
08/22/1905-10/02/1975
69
Oliver McGowan
08/22/1907-08/23/1971
67
Died Aged:64
Claire Rochelle
08/22/1908-05/23/1981
66
Lesley Woods
08/22/1910-08/02/2003
64
Luis Prendes
08/22/1913-10/27/1998
61
David Ormont
08/22/1914-02/02/1994
60
Hugh Paddick
08/22/1915-11/09/2000
59
John Slater
08/22/1916-01/09/1975
58
Alma Beltran
08/22/1919-06/09/2007
55
Ray Bradbury
08/22/1920-06/05/2012
54
Robert Marsden
08/22/1921-04/05/2007
53
Micheline Presle
08/22/1922
52
Honor Blackman
08/22/1925
49
Ivor Salter
08/22/1925-06/21/1991
49
Lois Hall
08/22/1926-12/21/2006
48
Warren Stanhope
08/22/1929-02/14/2012
45
Shizuko Azuma
08/22/1930
44
Giani Esposito
08/22/1930-01/01/1974
44
Died Aged:43
Bobby Harwell
08/22/1931-04/01/2017
43
Leila Martin
08/22/1932
42
Gabriele Tinti
08/22/1932-11/12/1991
42
Andreas Voutsinas
08/22/1932-06/08/2010
42
Sylva Koscina
08/22/1933-12/26/1994
41
Tony Mascia
08/22/1933-06/26/1991
41
Diana Sands
08/22/1934-09/21/1973
40
Died Aged:39
Tony Kendall
08/22/1936-11/28/2009
38
Donald MacLeary
08/22/1937
37
Valerie Harper
08/22/1939
35
Julia Breck
08/22/1941
33
Catherine Wilkin
08/22/1945
29
Mark Siegel
08/22/1947
27
Cindy Williams
08/22/1947
27
Rob Buckman
08/22/1948-10/09/2011
26
Laraine Humphrys
08/22/1953
21
Jay Patterson
08/22/1954
20
Nigel Cooke
08/22/1957
17
Holly Dunn
08/22/1957-11/15/2016
17
Colm Feore
08/22/1958
16
Stephen Stanton
08/22/1961
13
Lara Harris
08/22/1962
12
Andrew Wilson
08/22/1964
10
Courtney Gains
08/22/1965
9
Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje
08/22/1967
7
Ty Burrell
08/22/1967
7
Jason Benjamin
08/22/1969
5
Richard Armitage
08/22/1971
3
Timothy R. Boyce
08/22/1971
3
Rick Yune
08/22/1971
3
Kristen Wiig
08/22/1973
1

Passed on Thursday, Aug 22 1974
Jacob Bronowski

Released on Thursday, Aug 22 1974
The Girl From Petrovka (1974)CinemaUSA
The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires (1974)CinemaXUK

Aired on Thursday, Aug 22 1974
Barney MillerThe Life and Times of Barney Miller

Now Showing Thursday, Aug 22 1974
UK
Casino
Enter the Dragon
Five Fingers of Death
Warner
The Exorcist

UK Chart
Saturday, Aug 17 1974
When Will I See You AgainThe Three Degrees1
Rock Your BabyGeorge McCrae2
You Make Me Feel Brand NewThe Stylistics3
Summerlove SensationBay City Rollers4
Born With A Smile On My FaceStephanie De Sykes & Rain5
Rock The BoatThe Hues Corporation6
RocketMud7
What Becomes Of The BrokenheartedJimmy Ruffin8
I Shot The SheriffEric Clapton9
It's Only Rock 'N RollThe Rolling Stones10
Amateur HourSparks11
Band On The RunPaul McCartney & Wings12
TonightThe Rubettes13
I'm Leaving It (All) Up To YouDonny & Marie Osmond14
Just For YouThe Glitter Band15
Please Please MeDavid Cassidy16
Hello, SummertimeBobby Goldsboro17
Win, Place Or Show (She's A Winner)The Intruders18
Honey HoneySweet Dreams19
Your Baby Ain't Your Baby AnymorePaul Da Vinci20


US Chart
Saturday, Aug 17 1974
The Night Chicago DiedPaper Lace1
Feel Like Makin' LoveRoberta Flack2
(You're) Having My BabyPaul Anka3
Tell Me Something GoodRufus4
Please Come To BostonDave Loggins5
Call On MeChicago6
WaterlooABBA7
Wildwood WeedJim Stafford8
I'm Leaving It (All) Up To YouDonny and Marie Osmond9
SideshowBlue Magic10
Keep On Smilin'Wet Willie11
Takin' Care Of BusinessBachman-Turner Overdrive12
I Shot The SheriffEric Clapton13
Shinin' OnGrand Funk14
Rock Me GentlyAndy Kim15
Sure As I'm Sittin' HereThree Dog Night16
You And Me Against The WorldHelen Reddy17
Annie's SongJohn Denver18
Don't Let The Sun Go Down On MeElton John19
Rub It InBilly "Crash" Craddock20