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WhoBirthdayAge on Friday, Oct 8 1971
Theodore Roberts
10/08/1861-12/14/1928
110
Died Aged:67
Edythe Chapman
10/08/1863-10/15/1948
108
Died Aged:85
Ralph Lewis
10/08/1872-12/04/1937
99
Died Aged:65
Nance O'Neil
10/08/1874-02/07/1965
97
Died Aged:90
Oscar O'Shea
10/08/1881-04/06/1960
90
Died Aged:78
Huntley Gordon
10/08/1887-12/07/1956
84
Died Aged:69
Robert Brister
10/08/1888-03/02/1945
83
Died Aged:56
Clifford Heatherley
10/08/1888-09/15/1937
83
Died Aged:48
Sybil Bowan
10/08/1896-04/26/1979
75
Colin Keith-Johnston
10/08/1896-01/03/1980
75
Rouben Mamoulian
10/08/1897-12/04/1987
74
Edward Zwick
10/08/1952
19
Wally Brown
10/08/1904-11/13/1961
67
Died Aged:57
Nita Krebs
10/08/1905-01/18/1991
66
Tommy Woodcock
10/08/1905-04/27/1985
66
Carl Bernard
10/08/1907-05/04/1972
64
J.G. Devlin
10/08/1907-10/17/1991
64
Howard Joslin
10/08/1907-08/01/1975
64
Wolf Frees
10/08/1909-1974
62
Kirk Alyn
10/08/1910-03/14/1999
61
Paulette Dubost
10/08/1910-09/21/2011
61
William Abbey
10/08/1911-01/??/1985
60
Sally Stewart
10/08/1911-2002
60
Janet Brandes
10/08/1912-11/18/1983
59
Bruce Edwards
10/08/1914-09/20/2002
57
Hélène Garaud
10/08/1916-07/10/2007
55
Kort Falkenberg
10/08/1917-03/13/2006
54
Philip Leacock
10/08/1917-07/14/1990
54
Ron Randell
10/08/1918-06/11/2005
53
Gabriel Dell
10/08/1919-07/03/1988
52
André Valmy
10/08/1919-11/18/2015
52
Conrad Yama
10/08/1919-03/10/2010
52
Kenneth Forbes
10/08/1920-07/27/1997
51
Michael Hunt
10/08/1920-10/??/1985
51
Eileen Essell
10/08/1922-02/15/2015
49
Eva Maria Meineke
10/08/1923
48
Gita Denise
10/08/1924-01/24/2004
47
John Eames
10/08/1924-06/13/1989
47
Alan Hockey
10/08/1924-06/07/1992
47
Peter Wood
10/08/1925-02/11/2016
46
Dallas Mitchell
10/08/1927-09/13/2009
44
Bill Maynard
10/08/1928
43
Denys Palmer
10/08/1928-09/??/1991
43
Helmut Qualtinger
10/08/1928-09/29/1986
43
Ray Stricklyn
10/08/1928-05/14/2002
43
Achim Hübner
10/08/1929-08/25/2014
42
John Bliss
10/08/1930-02/28/2008
41
James Olson
10/08/1930
41
William Traylor
10/08/1930-09/23/1989
41
Richard Lyon
10/08/1934-10/16/2013
37
Sue Randall
10/08/1935-10/26/1984
36
Rona Barrett
10/08/1936
35
Hazel Medina
10/08/1937-02/14/2012
34
Paul Hogan
10/08/1939
32
Harvey Pekar
10/08/1939-07/12/2010
32
Christopher Mankiewicz
10/08/1940
31
Loys T. Bergeron
10/08/1942-10/04/1999
29
Chevy Chase
10/08/1943
28
Dale Dye
10/08/1944
27
Timm Zemanek
10/08/1947
24
James Harper
10/08/1948
23
Claude Jade
10/08/1948-12/01/2006
23
Johnny Ramone
10/08/1948-09/15/2004
23
Marcus K. Mukai
10/08/1949
22
Maggie Ollerenshaw
10/08/1949
22
Mario Todisco
10/08/1949-06/18/1996
22
Sigourney Weaver
10/08/1949
22
Beege Barkette
10/08/1950
21
Michael Dudikoff
10/08/1954
17
Eugene Clark
10/08/1955
16
Darrell Hammond
10/08/1955
16
James Coombes
10/08/1956
15
Stephanie Zimbalist
10/08/1956
15
James DePaiva
10/08/1957
14
Adrianne Sachs
10/08/1957
14
Ewan Stewart
10/08/1957
14
Brad Greenquist
10/08/1959
12
Kimberly Ross
10/08/1959-12/19/2006
12
Wilfried Hochholdinger
10/08/1962
9
Todd Bryant
10/08/1963
8
Diana Hart
10/08/1963
8
Peter Greene
10/08/1965
6
Igor Jijikine
10/08/1965
6
Ardal O'Hanlon
10/08/1965
6
Post Office Tower
10/08/1965
6
Burr Steers
10/08/1965
6
Heiko Pinkowski
10/08/1966
5
Emily Procter
10/08/1968
3
Leeroy Thornhill
10/08/1968
3
Jeremy Davies
10/08/1969
2
Matt Damon
10/08/1970
1
Anne-Marie Duff
10/08/1970
1

Passed on Friday, Oct 8 1971
Christopher Dark

Aired on Friday, Oct 8 1971
Fenn Street GangHorses for Courses
Barrier ReefStrange Cargo
JusticeThe Most Important Thing of All
O'Hara, US TreasuryOperation: Bribery
GoodiesSporting Goodies
Partridge FamilyThe Undergraduate

Now Showing Friday, Oct 8 1971
UK
Casino
Song of Norway

Aired on Friday, Oct 8 1971
UK
ITV
 7:30 pmPersuadersGreensleeves

Aired on Friday, Oct 8 1971
USA
ABC
 8:00 pmBrady BunchThe Wheeler-Dealer
 9:00 pmRoom 222Welcome Back, Miss Brown
 9:30 pmOdd CoupleSleepwalker

UK Chart
Saturday, Oct 2 1971
Hey Girl Don't Bother MeThe Tams1
Maggie MayRod Stewart2
Did You EverNancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood3
Tweedle Dee Tweedle DumMiddle Of The Road4
Tap Turns On The WaterC.C.S.5
Cousin NormanThe Marmalade6
Nathan JonesThe Supremes7
You've Got A FriendJames Taylor8
I Believe (In Love)Hot Chocolate9
Back Street LuvCurved Air11
Life Is A Long SongJethro Tull12
Up The 'PoolJethro Tull12
I'm Still WaitingDiana Ross13
Never Ending Song Of LoveThe New Seekers14
It's Too LateCarole King15
Soldier BlueBuffy Sainte-Marie16
Freedom Come, Freedom GoThe Fortunes17
Daddy Don't You Walk So FastDaniel Boone18
Another Time, Another PlaceEngelbert Humperdinck19
ButterflyDanyel Gerard20


US Chart
Saturday, Oct 2 1971
Maggie MayRod Stewart1
Go Away Little GirlDonny Osmond2
The Night They Drove Old Dixie DownJoan Baez3
SuperstarCarpenters4
Ain't No SunshineBill Withers5
Uncle Albert / Admiral HalseyPaul and Linda McCartney6
Spanish HarlemAretha Franklin7
Smiling Faces SometimesUndisputed Truth, The8
Yo-YoOsmonds, The9
Do You Know What I MeanLee Michaels10
Stick-UpHoney Cone, The11
If You Really Love MeStevie Wonder12
I Woke Up In Love This MorningPartridge Family, The13
Sweet City WomanStampeders14
Tired Of Being AloneAl Green15
So Far AwayCarole King16
Smackwater JackCarole King16
I Just Want To CelebrateRare Earth17
Whatcha See Is Whatcha GetDramatics, The18
Rain DanceGuess Who, The19
Chirpy Chirpy, Cheep CheepMac and Katie Kissoon20