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WhoBirthdayAge on Thursday, Oct 2 1980
Ferdinand Foch
10/02/1851-03/20/1929
129
Died Aged:77
Waldemar Hecker
10/02/1873-09/20/1958
107
Died Aged:84
Charles Meakin
10/02/1879-01/17/1961
101
Died Aged:81
William F. Moran
10/02/1888-01/06/1972
92
Died Aged:83
Groucho Marx
10/02/1890-08/19/1977
90
Died Aged:86
Anatol Winogradoff
10/02/1890-04/27/1980
90
Died Aged:89
Pierre Etchepare
10/02/1891-04/20/1943
89
Died Aged:51
James Craven
10/02/1892-06/29/1955
88
Died Aged:62
Henry Victor
10/02/1892-03/15/1945
88
Died Aged:52
Bud Abbott
10/02/1895-04/24/1974
85
Died Aged:78
Jack Woody
10/02/1896-02/27/1969
84
Died Aged:72
Jess Kirkpatrick
10/02/1897-08/09/1976
83
Died Aged:78
Frank Yaconelli
10/02/1898-11/19/1965
82
Died Aged:67
Barton Yarborough
10/02/1900-12/19/1951
80
Died Aged:51
Rita La Roy
10/02/1901-02/17/1993
79
Harry Sweet
10/02/1901-06/18/1933
79
Died Aged:31
Marian Spencer
10/02/1905-1982
75
Robert Vattier
10/02/1906-12/09/1982
74
Michele Riccardini
10/02/1910-07/24/1978
70
Died Aged:67
Gabrielle Daye
10/02/1911-01/01/2005
69
William Ching
10/02/1913-07/01/1989
67
Charles Drake
10/02/1914-09/10/1994
66
Michel Nastorg
10/02/1914-06/09/1984
66
Alex Finlayson
10/02/1917-03/24/2000
63
William Marshall
10/02/1917-06/08/1994
63
Herb Voland
10/02/1918-04/26/1981
62
José Ángel Espinosa 'Ferrusquilla'
10/02/1919-11/06/2015
61
James Dobson
10/02/1920-12/06/1987
60
Margaret Landry
10/02/1922-04/22/2005
58
Francis Matthews
10/02/1927-06/14/2014
53
Rudy Challenger
10/02/1928
52
Spanky McFarland
10/02/1928-06/30/1993
52
Moses Gunn
10/02/1929-12/16/1993
51
Pamela Chamberlain
10/02/1932
48
Pauline Chamberlain
10/02/1932
48
Hal England
10/02/1932-11/06/2003
48
John Sharpe
10/02/1932
48
Gabriel Woolf
10/02/1932
48
Lorrae Desmond
10/02/1934
46
David Dunseith
10/02/1934
46
David Gale
10/02/1936-08/18/1991
44
Bruce Purchase
10/02/1938-06/05/2008
42
Rex Reed
10/02/1938
42
Michel Vocoret
10/02/1938
42
Juliette Kaplan
10/02/1939
41
Erica Rogers
10/02/1939
41
Plassy
10/02/1940-03/08/1960
40
Died Aged:19
Sam Dastor
10/02/1941
39
Anna Ford
10/02/1943
37
Henri Szeps
10/02/1943
37
Paul Van Himst
10/02/1943
37
Larry Ward
10/02/1944-10/15/2007
36
Kevin Cooney
10/02/1945
35
Don McLean
10/02/1945
35
Robert Prohaska
10/02/1946-03/13/1974
34
Died Aged:27
Paul Jackson
10/02/1947
33
Avery Brooks
10/02/1948
32
G. Larry Butler
10/02/1949
31
Persis Khambatta
10/02/1950-08/18/1998
30
Ian McNeice
10/02/1950
30
Mike Rutherford
10/02/1950
30
Romina Power
10/02/1951
29
Sting
10/02/1951
29
John Otway
10/02/1952
28
Robin Riker
10/02/1952
28
David Bradley
10/02/1953
27
Belinda Mayne
10/02/1954
26
Lani O'Grady
10/02/1954-09/25/2001
26
Lorraine Bracco
10/02/1955
25
Charles Adler
10/02/1956
24
Kymberly Herrin
10/02/1957
23
Daniel Peacock
10/02/1958
22
Jeffrey Weissman
10/02/1958
22
Gail Grate
10/02/1959-05/28/2014
21
Gilly Coman
10/02/1960-07/13/2010
20
Heike Thiem-Schneider
10/02/1960
20
Jeff Bennett
10/02/1962
18
Joe Lara
10/02/1962
18
Richard Ashton
10/02/1965
15
Rodney Anoai
10/02/1966-10/22/2000
14
Mike Ching
10/02/1967
13
Lucy Cohu
10/02/1968
12
Jana Novotná
10/02/1968-11/19/2017
12
Joey Slotnick
10/02/1968
12
Dragomir Mrsic
10/02/1969
11
Catherine Kellner
10/02/1970
10
Kelly Ripa
10/02/1970
10
Maribel Verdu
10/02/1970
10
Tiffany
10/02/1971
9
Emma Colberti
10/02/1972
8
Simon Gregson
10/02/1974
6
Michelle Krusiec
10/02/1974
6
Courtney Hazlett
10/02/1977
3
Brianna Brown
10/02/1979
1

Passed on Thursday, Oct 2 1980
Louis Daquin
Nucu Paunescu

Released on Thursday, Oct 2 1980
The Elephant Man (1980)CinemaUSA
The Shining (1980)CinemaXUK

Aired on Thursday, Oct 2 1980
Blankety-BlankEpisode #3.5
SceneSonia Lannaman
MinderDon't Tell Them Willie Boy Was Here
Timeless LandDeclaration of War (1806)

UK Chart
Saturday, Sep 27 1980
Don't Stand So Close To MeThe Police1
One Day I'll Fly AwayRandy Crawford2
Master Blaster (Jammin')Stevie Wonder3
Feels Like I'm In LoveKelly Marie4
Baggy TrousersMadness5
It's Only LoveElvis Presley6
Another One Bites The DustQueen7
D.I.S.C.O.Ottawan8
Eighth DayHazel O'Connor10
StartThe Jam11
Dreamin'Cliff Richard12
My Old PianoDiana Ross13
It's Still Rock And Roll To MeBilly Joel14
Ashes To Ashes (Edit)David Bowie15
I Owe You OneShalamar16
9 To 5Sheena Easton17
The Sunshine Of Your SmileMike Berry18
Paranoid (Live)Black Sabbath19
A Walk In The ParkNick Straker Band20


US Chart
Saturday, Sep 27 1980
Upside DownDiana Ross1
All Out Of LoveAir Supply2
Another One Bites The DustQueen3
Give Me The NightGeorge Benson4
Lookin' For LoveJohnny Lee5
Late In The EveningPaul Simon6
Drivin' My Life AwayEddie Rabbitt7
FameIrene Cara8
One In A Million YouLarry Graham9
I'm AlrightKenny Loggins10
XanaduOlivia Newton-John11
Woman In LoveBarbra Streisand12
You're The Only Woman (You And I)Ambrosia13
You'll Accomp'ny MeBob Seger14
All Over The WorldElectric Light Orchestra15
Real LoveThe Doobie Brothers16
Hot Rod HeartsRobbie Dupree17
He's So ShyPointer Sisters18
Don't Ask Me WhyBilly Joel19
Never Knew Love Like This BeforeStephanie Mills20