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WhoBirthdayAge on Friday, Oct 6 1978
Zack Williams
10/06/1884-05/25/1958
94
Died Aged:73
Le Corbusier
10/06/1887-08/27/1965
91
Died Aged:77
Lew Harvey
10/06/1887-12/19/1953
91
Died Aged:66
Moulin Rouge
10/06/1889
89
Jack Rockwell
10/06/1890-11/10/1947
88
Died Aged:57
George Harris
10/06/1892-04/16/1954
86
Died Aged:61
Earle Hodgins
10/06/1893-04/14/1964
85
Died Aged:70
Charles Crafts
10/06/1895-03/05/1974
83
Died Aged:78
Ben Stoloff
10/06/1895-09/08/1960
83
Died Aged:64
Franz Roehn
10/06/1896-10/12/1989
82
Jerome Cowan
10/06/1897-01/24/1972
81
Died Aged:74
Dee Lampton
10/06/1898-09/02/1919
80
Died Aged:20
Bernard Rebel
10/06/1901-09/30/1964
77
Died Aged:62
Alex Gerry
10/06/1904-05/18/1993
74
Duke Watson
10/06/1904-01/14/1978
74
Died Aged:73
Louis Borel
10/06/1905-04/24/1973
73
Died Aged:67
Janet Gaynor
10/06/1906-10/14/1984
72
Owen Davis, Jr.
10/06/1907-05/21/1949
71
Died Aged:41
Lisa Lee
10/06/1907-04/26/2001
71
Eric Alden
10/06/1908-02/28/1962
70
Died Aged:53
Nick Bolin
10/06/1908-02/18/1983
70
Marshall Kent
10/06/1908-01/15/1985
70
Carole Lombard
10/06/1908-01/16/1942
70
Died Aged:33
Raymond Francis
10/06/1911-10/24/1987
67
Gilbert Leigh
10/06/1912-02/14/2005
66
Antony Darnborough
10/06/1913-09/24/2000
65
Thor Heyerdahl
10/06/1914-04/18/2002
64
Spartaco Conversi
10/06/1916-06/07/1989
62
Jacqueline Pagnol
10/06/1920-08/22/2016
58
Peggy Drake
10/06/1922-09/19/2014
56
Teala Loring
10/06/1922-01/28/2007
56
Michael Nightingale
10/06/1922-09/02/1998
56
Hannah Washington
10/06/1923
55
Fulvio Mingozzi
10/06/1925-09/19/2000
53
Alan Copeland
10/06/1926
52
Josephine Douglas
10/06/1926-07/12/1988
52
Don Dorrell
10/06/1928-04/10/1978
50
Died Aged:49
Ray Martine
10/06/1928-06/19/2002
50
Barbara Werle
10/06/1928-01/01/2013
50
Bruno Cremer
10/06/1929-08/07/2010
49
Richard Benaud
10/06/1930
48
Lou Cutell
10/06/1930
48
Eileen Derbyshire
10/06/1930
48
Richard T. Heffron
10/06/1930-08/27/2007
48
Ed Long
10/06/1930
48
Anne Jameson
10/06/1933-10/09/1999
45
Fay Spain
10/06/1933-05/08/1983
45
Anna Quayle
10/06/1936
42
Sandra Voe
10/06/1936
42
Veronica Lazar
10/06/1938-06/08/2014
40
Lois Battle
10/06/1939-06/17/2014
39
Melvyn Bragg
10/06/1939
39
Ellen Travolta
10/06/1940
38
Winston Ntshona
10/06/1941
37
Britt Ekland
10/06/1942
36
Björn Nordqvist
10/06/1942
36
Fred Travalena
10/06/1942
36
Michael Durrell
10/06/1943
35
Tony Greig
10/06/1946-12/29/2012
32
John Hostetter
10/06/1946-09/02/2016
32
Millie Small
10/06/1946
32
Sarah Cullen
10/06/1949
29
Wendy Robie
10/06/1953
25
Mark Herrier
10/06/1954
24
Gerry Sundquist
10/06/1955-08/01/1993
23
John Knoll
10/06/1962
16
Jsu Garcia
10/06/1963
15
Elisabeth Shue
10/06/1963
15
Dolores Heredia
10/06/1966
12
Jacqueline Obradors
10/06/1966
12
Amy Jo Johnson
10/06/1970
8
Lola Duenas
10/06/1971
7
Ioan Gruffudd
10/06/1973
5
Fernando Chien
10/06/1974
4
Huckleberry Fox
10/06/1974
4
Jeremy Sisto
10/06/1974
4
Tommy Campbell
10/06/1978
0

Released on Friday, Oct 6 1978
The Last Wave (1977)Cinema-15Sweden
Midnight Express (1978)CinemaUSA
No Longer Alone (1978)CinemaUSA

Aired on Friday, Oct 6 1978
Rag TradeCome Back Paddy
FoundationCommitments

Aired on Friday, Oct 6 1978
USA
CBS
 8:00 pmWonder WomanThe Deadly Sting
 9:00 pmIncredible HulkRicky
NBC
 9:00 pmRockford FilesThe Jersey Bounce

UK Chart
Saturday, Sep 30 1978
Summer NightsJohn Travolta & Olivia Newton-John1
Dreadlock Holiday10cc2
GreaseFrankie Valli3
Love Don't Live Here AnymoreRose Royce4
Three Times A LadyCommodores5
Oh What A CircusDavid Essex6
Kiss You All OverExile7
Summer Night CityABBA8
Jilted JohnJilted John9
Brown Girl In The RingBoney M10
Rivers Of BabylonBoney M10
Hong Kong GardenSiouxsie & The Banshees11
Picture ThisBlondie12
A Rose Has To DieThe Dooleys13
Again And AgainStatus Quo14
British HustleHi Tension15
Peace On EarthHi Tension15
You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)Sylvester16
It's RainingDarts17
Forget About YouThe Motors18
I Can't Stop Loving You (Though I Try)Leo Sayer19
An Everlasting LoveAndy Gibb20


US Chart
Saturday, Sep 30 1978
Kiss You All OverExile1
Boogie Oogie OogieA Taste Of Honey2
Hopelessly Devoted To YouOlivia Newton-John3
Three Times A LadyCommodores4
Summer NightsJohn Travolta, Olivia Newton-John5
Don't Look BackBoston6
Hot Child In The CityNick Gilder7
ReminiscingLittle River Band8
Love Is In The AirJohn Paul Young9
An Everlasting LoveAndy Gibb10
You Needed MeAnne Murray11
Whenever I Call You "Friend"Kenny Loggins12
You And IRick James13
Hollywood NightsBob Seger14
Hot BloodedForeigner15
Oh! DarlingRobin Gibb16
Fool (If You Think It's Over)Chris Rea17
Right Down The LineGerry Rafferty18
Get OffFoxy19
Back In The U.S.A.Linda Ronstadt20