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WhoBirthdayAge on Saturday, Oct 13 1979
The White House
10/13/1792
187
Ethel Warwick
10/13/1882-09/12/1951
97
Died Aged:68
Lawrence Baskcomb
10/13/1883-02/12/1962
96
Died Aged:78
Wheaton Chambers
10/13/1887-01/31/1958
92
Died Aged:70
Douglass Dumbrille
10/13/1889-04/02/1974
90
Died Aged:84
Irene Rich
10/13/1891-04/22/1988
88
Gertrude Howard
10/13/1892-09/30/1934
87
Died Aged:41
Beatrice Kane
10/13/1898-01/22/2004
81
Chris Carter
10/13/1956
23
Helena Pickard
10/13/1900-09/27/1959
79
Died Aged:58
Edward Chapman
10/13/1901-08/09/1977
78
Died Aged:75
Patsy Moran
10/13/1903-12/10/1968
76
Died Aged:65
Wilfred Pickles
10/13/1904-03/27/1978
75
Died Aged:73
Herblock
10/13/1909-10/07/2001
70
Grigori Tokaty
10/13/1909-11/23/2003
70
Connie Georges
10/13/1911-09/09/1981
68
Cornel Wilde
10/13/1912-10/16/1989
67
Cornel Wilde
10/13/1912-10/16/1989
67
Walter Brooke
10/13/1914-08/20/1986
65
Ruth Warshawsky
10/13/1915-02/01/1996
64
Etienne Bierry
10/13/1918-07/04/2015
61
Jane Dulo
10/13/1918-05/22/1994
61
Jack MacGowran
10/13/1918-01/30/1973
61
Died Aged:54
Robert Walker
10/13/1918-08/28/1951
61
Died Aged:32
Laraine Day
10/13/1920-11/10/2007
59
Albert Hague
10/13/1920-11/12/2001
59
John Blythe
10/13/1921-11/24/1993
58
Yves Montand
10/13/1921-11/09/1991
58
Alan Scott
10/13/1922
57
Marilyn Hare
10/13/1923-10/09/1981
56
Cyril Shaps
10/13/1923-01/01/2003
56
Lenny Bruce
10/13/1925-08/03/1966
54
Died Aged:40
Margaret Thatcher
10/13/1925-04/08/2013
54
Cormel Daniel
10/13/1926-12/07/2006
53
Martin Tapák
10/13/1926
53
Billy Cook
10/13/1928-06/19/1981
51
Ken Scott
10/13/1928-12/02/1986
51
Vasek Simek
10/13/1928-05/16/1994
51
Paquita Rico
10/13/1929-07/09/2017
50
Bruce Geller
10/13/1930-05/21/1978
49
Died Aged:47
Paul Kent
10/13/1930-10/07/2011
49
Dusan Makavejev
10/13/1932
47
Jack Colvin
10/13/1934-12/01/2005
45
Savely Kramarov
10/13/1934-06/06/1995
45
Nana Mouskouri
10/13/1934
45
Judy Bamber
10/13/1936
43
Cliff Gorman
10/13/1936-09/05/2002
43
Judi Meredith
10/13/1936-04/30/2014
43
Sami Frey
10/13/1937
42
Melinda Dillon
10/13/1939
40
Paul Simon
10/13/1941
38
Rutanya Alda
10/13/1942
37
Pamela Tiffin
10/13/1942
37
Jean-Claude Bouttier
10/13/1944
35
Karen Akers
10/13/1945
34
Demond Wilson
10/13/1946
33
Susan Blommaert
10/13/1947
32
William Zappa
10/13/1948
31
Martine Havet
10/13/1949-01/14/2015
30
Pascale Rivault
10/13/1950
29
Pippa Guard
10/13/1952
27
Beverly Johnson
10/13/1952
27
John Lone
10/13/1952
27
Rusty White
10/13/1958-07/12/2014
21
Marie Osmond
10/13/1959
20
Kelly Preston
10/13/1962
17
Tim Conway Jr.
10/13/1963
16
Hiro Kanagawa
10/13/1963
16
Allen Covert
10/13/1964
15
Matt Walsh
10/13/1964
15
Vincent Pagano
10/13/1967
12
Tisha Campbell-Martin
10/13/1968
11
Alex Ferns
10/13/1968
11
Tushka Bergen
10/13/1969
10
Carey Bennett
10/13/1970
9
Valentine Miele
10/13/1970
9
Sacha Baron Cohen
10/13/1971
8
Nanako Matsushima
10/13/1973
6
Jennifer Sky
10/13/1976
3
Kiele Sanchez
10/13/1977
2
Patrick Kalupa
10/13/1979
0

Passed on Saturday, Oct 13 1979
Clarence Muse
Andre Van Gyseghem

Aired on Saturday, Oct 13 1979
Saturday Night LiveSteve Martin/Blondie
CHiPsDeath Watch
GodzillaThe City in the Clouds
Tarzan, Lord of the JungleTarzan and the Soul Stealer

Aired on Saturday, Oct 13 1979
UK
BBC1
 5:30 pmBasil Brush ShowEpisode
 6:00 pmDoctor WhoCity of Death: Part Three
 7:20 pmSecret ArmyA Safe Place
11:00 pmParkinsonChase, Keegan, Williams

Aired on Saturday, Oct 13 1979
USA
ABC
10:00 pmHart to HartDeath in the Slow Lane
NBC
10:00 pmMan Called SloaneMasquerade of Terror

UK Chart
Saturday, Oct 13 1979
Message In A BottleThe Police1
Video Killed The Radio StarThe Buggles2
DreamingBlondie3
Don't Stop 'Til You Get EnoughMichael Jackson4
Whatever You WantStatus Quo5
Since You Been GoneRainbow6
CarsGary Numan7
If I Said You Had A Beautiful Body Would You Hold It Against MeBellamy Brothers8
One Day At A TimeLena Martell9
Kate Bush On Stage (EP)Kate Bush10
Every Day HurtsSad Café11
Love's Gotta Hold On MeDollar12
Sail OnCommodores13
Cruel To Be KindNick Lowe14
You Can Do ItAl Hudson & The Partners15
The Chosen FewThe Dooleys16
Strut Your Funky StuffFrantique17
Queen Of HeartsDave Edmunds18
The PrinceMadness19
Don't Bring Me DownElectric Light Orchestra20


US Chart
Saturday, Oct 13 1979
Don't Stop Til You Get EnoughMichael Jackson1
RiseHerb Alpert2
Sad EyesRobert John3
Sail OnCommodores4
My SharonaKnack, The5
I'll Never Love This Way AgainDionne Warwick6
Pop MuzikM7
Dim All The LightsDonna Summer8
Lonesome LoserLittle River Band9
After The Love Has GoneEarth, Wind and Fire10
Heaven Must Have Sent YouBonnie Pointer11
Cruel To Be KindNick Lowe12
Don't Bring Me DownElectric Light Orchestra13
You Decorated My LifeKenny Rogers14
Heartache TonightEagles15
Born To Be AlivePatrick Hernandez16
SpookyAtlanta Rhythm Section17
Dirty White BoyForeigner18
The BossDiana Ross19
Lovin', Touchin', Squeezin'Journey20