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WhoBirthdayAge on Wednesday, Oct 9 1968
Frank Austin
10/09/1877-05/13/1954
91
Died Aged:76
Robert Warwick
10/09/1878-06/06/1964
90
Died Aged:85
Robert Elliott
10/09/1879-11/15/1951
89
Died Aged:72
Harry Tenbrook
10/09/1887-09/14/1960
81
Died Aged:72
Hank Patterson
10/09/1888-08/23/1975
80
Roy Emerton
10/09/1893-11/30/1944
75
Died Aged:51
Heinrich George
10/09/1893-09/26/1946
75
Died Aged:52
Al Kikume
10/09/1894-03/27/1972
74
Bobby Ray
10/09/1899-03/26/1957
69
Died Aged:57
Alastair Sim
10/09/1900-08/19/1976
68
Kay Lee
10/09/1903-03/07/1985
65
Howard St. John
10/09/1905-03/13/1974
63
Niksa Stefanini
10/09/1905-07/04/1973
63
Wolfgang Staudte
10/09/1906-01/19/1984
62
Jacques Tati
10/09/1907-11/04/1982
61
Marjorie Beebe
10/09/1908-05/09/1983
60
Jacques Tati
10/09/1908-11/04/1982
60
Seymour Green
10/09/1912-05/07/1998
56
George Roderick
10/09/1913-03/10/1976
55
Edward Andrews
10/09/1914-03/09/1985
54
Albert Dagnant
10/09/1915-02/25/1980
53
Robert Brubaker
10/09/1916-04/15/2010
52
Michael St. Angel
10/09/1916-01/13/1984
52
Don Marion
10/09/1917-03/02/2012
51
Skip Farrell
10/09/1918-05/08/1962
50
Died Aged:43
Bud Hoey
10/09/1918-08/14/2001
50
Lila Kedrova
10/09/1918-02/16/2000
50
Enrique Lucero
10/09/1920-05/09/1989
48
Jason Wingreen
10/09/1920-12/25/2015
48
Michel Boisrond
10/09/1921-11/10/2002
47
Fyvush Finkel
10/09/1922-08/14/2016
46
Philip Sterling
10/09/1922-11/30/1998
46
Donald Sinden
10/09/1923-09/11/2014
45
Donald Chaffin
10/09/1924-08/02/1999
44
Danièle Delorme
10/09/1926-10/17/2015
42
Evgeniy Evstigneev
10/09/1926-03/04/1992
42
Achim Strietzel
10/09/1926-11/27/1989
42
Joseph Brady
10/09/1928-06/12/2001
40
Harry Harvey Jr.
10/09/1929-12/08/1978
39
Harry Harvey Jr.
10/09/1929-12/08/1978
39
Anthony Booth
10/09/1931
37
Gene LeBell
10/09/1932
36
Robert McBain
10/09/1932-04/24/2004
36
Judy Tyler
10/09/1933-07/04/1957
35
Died Aged:23
Brian Blessed
10/09/1936
32
Jules Croiset
10/09/1937
31
Fiona Cumming
10/09/1937-01/01/2015
31
John Lennon
10/09/1940-12/08/1980
28
Ken Foree
10/09/1941
27
Stephen Mendillo
10/09/1942
26
Ronnie Barron
10/09/1943-03/20/1997
25
Peter Faber
10/09/1943
25
John Entwhistle
10/09/1944-06/27/2002
24
John Entwistle
10/09/1944
24
Robin Stewart
10/09/1946-11/22/2015
22
Charles Quertermous
10/09/1947-04/??/1989
21
Jackson Browne
10/09/1948
20
Shera Danese
10/09/1949
19
Ottavia Piccolo
10/09/1949
19
Gary Frank
10/09/1950
18
Richard Chaves
10/09/1951
17
Robert Wuhl
10/09/1951
17
Pierre Jolivet
10/09/1952
16
Tony Shalhoub
10/09/1953
15
Scott Bakula
10/09/1954
14
Johan Hedenberg
10/09/1954
14
John O'Hurley
10/09/1954
14
Linwood Boomer
10/09/1955
13
Susan Glaze
10/09/1956
12
Ivan Doroschuk
10/09/1957
11
Michael Paré
10/09/1958
10
Madeleine Blaustein
10/09/1960-12/11/2008
8
Sheila Kelley
10/09/1961
7
Liz Sagal
10/09/1963
5
Guillermo Del Toro
10/09/1964
4
James Dreyfus
10/09/1968
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Released on Wednesday, Oct 9 1968
No Way to Treat a Lady (1968)CinemaSpain

Aired on Wednesday, Oct 9 1968
Dark ShadowsEpisode #1.598
Wednesday PlayThe Lower Largo Sequence
A. P. Herbert's Misleading CasesRight of Way
Her Majesty's PleasureEpisode #1.3
ITV PlayhousePremiere: The Night of Talavera
JackanoryChi Ming: Chi Ming and the Jade Earring

Now Showing Wednesday, Oct 9 1968
UK
Casino
2001: A Space Odyssey

Aired on Wednesday, Oct 9 1968
UK
ATV Midlands
 8:00 pmChampionsReply Box No. 666
Grampian / Thames / Tyne Tees / Yorkshire TV
 8:00 pmAvengersSuper Secret Cypher Snatch

Aired on Wednesday, Oct 9 1968
USA
ABC
 7:30 pmHere Come the BridesAnd Jason Makes Five
 9:00 pmPeyton PlaceEpisode #5.8
CBS
 7:30 pmDaktariAfrican Heritage
 9:00 pmBeverly HillbilliesWar of the Roses
NBC
 7:30 pmVirginianVision of Blindness

UK Chart
Wednesday, Oct 9 1968
Those Were The DaysMary Hopkin1
Little ArrowsLeapy Lee2
JesamineThe Casuals3
Hey JudeThe Beatles4
Lady WillpowerThe Union Gap featuring Gary Puckett5
My Little LadyThe Tremeloes6
The Red BalloonThe Dave Clark Five7
Ice In The SunStatus Quo8
Classical GasMason Williams9
Hold Me TightJohnny Nash10
A Day Without LoveThe Love Affair11
I Say A Little PrayerAretha Franklin12
I've Gotta Get A Message To YouThe Bee Gees13
Les Bicyclettes De BelsizeEngelbert Humperdinck14
Hello I Love YouThe Doors15
Dream A Little Dream Of MeMama Cass16
Light My FireJose Feliciano17
High In The SkyAmen Corner18
Wreck Of The AntoinetteDave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich19
Do It AgainThe Beach Boys20


US Chart
Saturday, Oct 5 1968
Hey JudeThe Beatles1
Harper Valley P.T.A.Jeannie C. Riley2
FireCrazy World Of Arthur Brown, The3
Little Green ApplesO.C. Smith4
Slip AwayClarence Carter6
People Got To Be FreeRascals, The7
I've Gotta Get A Message To YouBee Gees8
1,2,3 Red LightThe 1910 Fruitgum Co.9
I Say A Little PrayerAretha Franklin10
Time Has Come TodayChambers Brothers, The11
RevolutionThe Beatles12
Say It Loud - I'm Black And I'm Proud (Part 1)James Brown14
The House That Jack BuiltAretha Franklin15
HushDeep Purple16
Midnight ConfessionsGrass Roots, The17
My Special AngelVogues, The18
Light My FireJose Feliciano19
(The Lament Of The Cherokee) Indian ReservationDon Fardon20