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WhoBirthdayAge on Saturday, Oct 24 1970
Sybil Thorndike
10/24/1882-06/09/1976
88
George Allison
10/24/1883-03/13/1957
87
Died Aged:73
Guy Bellis
10/24/1886-10/30/1980
84
Pierre Bertin
10/24/1891-05/13/1984
79
Merian C. Cooper
10/24/1893-04/21/1973
77
Salo Douday
10/24/1896-09/28/1985
74
Jack Warner
10/24/1896-05/24/1981
74
I. Stanford Jolley
10/24/1900-12/07/1978
70
George Taylor
10/24/1900-12/21/1970
70
Moultrie Kelsall
10/24/1901-02/12/1980
69
Sailor Vincent
10/24/1901-07/12/1966
69
Died Aged:64
Marta Linden
10/24/1903-12/13/1990
67
Basil Dignam
10/24/1905-01/31/1979
65
Käthe Jöken-König
10/24/1905-09/27/1968
65
Died Aged:62
Amanda Varela
10/24/1911-07/01/2000
59
Murray Golden
10/24/1912-08/05/1991
58
Kenneth Konopka
10/24/1913-12/??/1986
57
Frances Mercer
10/24/1915-11/12/2000
55
Boyd 'Red' Morgan
10/24/1915-01/08/1988
55
John Alvin
10/24/1917-02/27/2009
53
Andrew Crawford
10/24/1917-03/18/1994
53
Brendan Dillon
10/24/1918-03/15/2011
52
Rita Karin
10/24/1919-09/10/1993
51
Pierre Grasset
10/24/1921-09/15/2010
49
Walter Henry
10/24/1921-02/21/2005
49
Sid McCoy
10/24/1922-11/05/2009
48
Nita Moyce
10/24/1922-04/??/1980
48
Robin Day
10/24/1923-08/06/2000
47
Lisa Figus
10/24/1923-2017
47
Pierre Durou
10/24/1924-11/17/2009
46
Teri Keane
10/24/1925
45
Marty Zagon
10/24/1925-10/13/1999
45
Corrado Olmi
10/24/1926
44
Gilbert Bécaud
10/24/1927-12/18/2001
43
Jean-Claude Pascal
10/24/1927-05/05/1992
43
Burr Smidt
10/24/1927-11/14/2000
43
René Roussel
10/24/1928-09/15/2003
42
Clifford Rose
10/24/1929
41
Santanón
10/24/1929-01/02/2002
41
Sos Sargsyan
10/24/1929-09/26/2013
41
Buddy Swan
10/24/1929-03/21/1993
41
Jack Angel
10/24/1930
40
Brian Peck
10/24/1930
40
George Washington Bridge
10/24/1931
39
Maggie Pierce
10/24/1931-04/05/2010
39
J. J. Johnston
10/24/1933
37
John Winston
10/24/1933
37
Denny Arnold
10/24/1934-12/31/2001
36
Bruce Barry
10/24/1934-05/06/2017
36
Peter Behn
10/24/1934
36
Sammy Petrillo
10/24/1934-08/15/2009
36
S. William Hinzman
10/24/1936-02/05/2012
34
David Nelson
10/24/1936-01/11/2011
34
Bill Wyman
10/24/1936
34
Callen Angelo
10/24/1939-04/??/2000
31
F. Murray Abraham
10/24/1940
30
Martin Campbell
10/24/1940
30
Barry Davies
10/24/1940
30
Pat Manning
10/24/1940
30
Danielle Minazzoli
10/24/1941
29
Margaret Blye
10/24/1942-03/24/2016
28
Annyce Holzman
10/24/1946-05/31/2001
24
Kevin Kline
10/24/1947
23
James Whitmore Jr.
10/24/1948
22
Antoñito Ruiz
10/24/1951
19
Jon St. Elwood
10/24/1952
18
Douglas Brian Martin
10/24/1954
16
Steven M. Martin
10/24/1954
16
Karen Austin
10/24/1955
15
Robert Clotworthy
10/24/1955
15
Mark Bringelson
10/24/1957
13
John Kassir
10/24/1957
13
Sarah Greene
10/24/1958
12
Brad Johnson
10/24/1959
11
BD Wong
10/24/1960
10
David Meltzer
10/24/1961
9
Mark Morettini
10/24/1962
8
Jacqueline McKenzie
10/24/1967
3
Katalin Gödrös
10/24/1969
1

Released on Saturday, Oct 24 1970
They Call Me MISTER Tibbs! (1970)CinemaJapan
Trog (1970)CinemaGPUSA

Aired on Saturday, Oct 24 1970
Josie and the PussycatsChili Today and Hot Tamale
Mary Tyler Moore ShowSupport Your Local Mother
Harlem GlobetrottersHeir Loons
No, That's Me Over Here!Episode #3.7
Fraud SquadInquest
Andy Williams ShowEpisode dated 24 October 1970
ITV Saturday Night TheatreThe Exiles: Zo
Scooby Doo, Where Are You?Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Werewolf?
Here Come the Double-DeckersThe Pop Singer

Now Showing Saturday, Oct 24 1970
UK
Casino
Two Mules for Sister Sara

Aired on Saturday, Oct 24 1970
USA
CBS
 7:30 pmMission: ImpossibleMy Friend, My Enemy
10:00 pmMannixThe Lost Art of Dying

 
UK Chart
Saturday, Oct 24 1970
Band Of GoldFreda Payne1
Black NightDeep Purple2
PatchesClarence Carter3
Me And My LifeThe Tremeloes4
ParanoidBlack Sabbath5
They Long To Be Close To YouCarpenters6
Ain't No Mountain High EnoughDiana Ross7
You Can Get It If You Really WantDesmond Dekker8
Ball Of Confusion (That's What The World Is Today)The Temptations9
WoodstockMatthews Southern Comfort10
Montego BayBobby Bloom11
Which Way You Goin' Billy?The Poppy Family12
Still Water (Love)Four Tops13
Gasoline Alley BredThe Hollies14
Black PearlHorace Faith15
WarEdwin Starr16
Our WorldBlue Mink17
Ruby TuesdayMelanie18
The Tip Of My FingersDes O'Connor19
The Wonder Of YouElvis Presley20


US Chart
Saturday, Oct 24 1970
I'll Be ThereJackson 51
Cracklin' RosieNeil Diamond2
Green-Eyed LadySugarloaf3
We've Only Just BegunCarpenters4
All Right NowFree5
Fire And RainJames Taylor6
CandidaDawn7
Indiana Wants MeR. Dean Taylor8
Lola (Studio)Kinks, The9
Ain't No Mountain High EnoughDiana Ross10
Still Water (Love)Four Tops11
Julie, Do Ya Love MeBobby Sherman12
Express YourselfCharles Wright and the Watts 103rd Street Band13
Somebody's Been Sleeping100 Proof (Aged In Soul)14
Out In The CountryThree Dog Night15
Look What They've Done To My Song MaNew Seekers, The16
It's Only Make BelieveGlen Campbell17
SnowbirdAnne Murray18
Lookin' Out My Back DoorCreedence Clearwater Revival19
El Condor PasaSimon and Garfunkel20