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WhoBirthdayAge on Sunday, Oct 24 1976
Sybil Thorndike
10/24/1882-06/09/1976
94
Died Aged:93
George Allison
10/24/1883-03/13/1957
93
Died Aged:73
Guy Bellis
10/24/1886-10/30/1980
90
Pierre Bertin
10/24/1891-05/13/1984
85
Richard Hayward
10/24/1892-10/??/1964
84
Merian C. Cooper
10/24/1893-04/21/1973
83
Died Aged:79
Salo Douday
10/24/1896-09/28/1985
80
Jack Warner
10/24/1896-05/24/1981
80
John Seymour
10/24/1897-07/10/1986
79
I. Stanford Jolley
10/24/1900-12/07/1978
76
George Taylor
10/24/1900-12/21/1970
76
Died Aged:70
Moultrie Kelsall
10/24/1901-02/12/1980
75
Sailor Vincent
10/24/1901-07/12/1966
75
Died Aged:64
Marta Linden
10/24/1903-12/13/1990
73
Basil Dignam
10/24/1905-01/31/1979
71
Käthe Jöken-König
10/24/1905-09/27/1968
71
Died Aged:62
Amanda Varela
10/24/1911-07/01/2000
65
Murray Golden
10/24/1912-08/05/1991
64
Kenneth Konopka
10/24/1913-12/??/1986
63
Frances Mercer
10/24/1915-11/12/2000
61
Boyd 'Red' Morgan
10/24/1915-01/08/1988
61
John Alvin
10/24/1917-02/27/2009
59
Andrew Crawford
10/24/1917-03/18/1994
59
Brendan Dillon
10/24/1918-03/15/2011
58
Rita Karin
10/24/1919-09/10/1993
57
Pierre Grasset
10/24/1921-09/15/2010
55
Walter Henry
10/24/1921-02/21/2005
55
Sid McCoy
10/24/1922-11/05/2009
54
Nita Moyce
10/24/1922-04/??/1980
54
Robin Day
10/24/1923-08/06/2000
53
Lisa Figus
10/24/1923-2017
53
Don Garner
10/24/1923-05/12/2012
53
Pierre Durou
10/24/1924-11/17/2009
52
Mary Lee
10/24/1924-06/06/1996
52
Teri Keane
10/24/1925
51
Marty Zagon
10/24/1925-10/13/1999
51
Corrado Olmi
10/24/1926
50
Gilbert Bécaud
10/24/1927-12/18/2001
49
Jean-Claude Pascal
10/24/1927-05/05/1992
49
Burr Smidt
10/24/1927-11/14/2000
49
René Roussel
10/24/1928-09/15/2003
48
Clifford Rose
10/24/1929
47
Santanón
10/24/1929-01/02/2002
47
Sos Sargsyan
10/24/1929-09/26/2013
47
Buddy Swan
10/24/1929-03/21/1993
47
Jack Angel
10/24/1930
46
Brian Peck
10/24/1930
46
George Washington Bridge
10/24/1931
45
Maggie Pierce
10/24/1931-04/05/2010
45
J. J. Johnston
10/24/1933
43
John Winston
10/24/1933
43
Denny Arnold
10/24/1934-12/31/2001
42
Bruce Barry
10/24/1934-05/06/2017
42
Peter Behn
10/24/1934
42
Sammy Petrillo
10/24/1934-08/15/2009
42
S. William Hinzman
10/24/1936-02/05/2012
40
David Nelson
10/24/1936-01/11/2011
40
Barbara Wilson
10/24/1936
40
Bill Wyman
10/24/1936
40
Callen Angelo
10/24/1939-04/??/2000
37
F. Murray Abraham
10/24/1940
36
Martin Campbell
10/24/1940
36
Barry Davies
10/24/1940
36
Pat Manning
10/24/1940
36
Danielle Minazzoli
10/24/1941
35
Margaret Blye
10/24/1942-03/24/2016
34
Dana Gladstone
10/24/1945
31
Annyce Holzman
10/24/1946-05/31/2001
30
Kevin Kline
10/24/1947
29
Alan Sherertz
10/24/1947-01/30/1998
29
James Whitmore Jr.
10/24/1948
28
Antoñito Ruiz
10/24/1951
25
Jon St. Elwood
10/24/1952
24
Al Wyatt Jr.
10/24/1952-02/03/2012
24
Shih Szu
10/24/1953
23
Douglas Brian Martin
10/24/1954
22
Steven M. Martin
10/24/1954
22
Karen Austin
10/24/1955
21
Robert Clotworthy
10/24/1955
21
Mark Bringelson
10/24/1957
19
John Kassir
10/24/1957
19
Sarah Greene
10/24/1958
18
Brad Johnson
10/24/1959
17
BD Wong
10/24/1960
16
David Meltzer
10/24/1961
15
Mark Morettini
10/24/1962
14
Jacqueline McKenzie
10/24/1967
9
Katalin Gödrös
10/24/1969
7
Dervla Kirwan
10/24/1971
5
Burgess Jenkins
10/24/1973
3

Released on Sunday, Oct 24 1976
The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976)CinemaPGUSA

Aired on Sunday, Oct 24 1976
Yus My DearWoman Trouble
BrothersCross Currents
Liver BirdsShe Dreams a Lot
DelvecchioWax Job

Now Showing Sunday, Oct 24 1976
UK
Leicester Square Theatre
Murder by Death

Aired on Sunday, Oct 24 1976
UK
Anglia / Thames
 8:00 pmNew AvengersHouse of Cards
BBC2
10:30 pmPlay from 'A'To Glasgow with Love
HTV
 7:50 pmNew AvengersThe Midas Touch

Aired on Sunday, Oct 24 1976
USA
ABC
 8:00 pmSix Million Dollar ManH+2+O = Death
CBS
 9:00 pmKojakA Need to Know
NBC
 7:00 pmDisneyland20000 Leagues Under the Sea
 7:00 pmWonderful World of Disney20000 Leagues Under the Sea

UK Chart
Saturday, Oct 23 1976
MississippiPussycat1
When Forever Has GoneDemis Roussos2
SailingRod Stewart3
If You Leave Me NowChicago4
HurtThe Manhattans5
Dancing QueenABBA6
Summer Of My LifeSimon May7
HowzatSherbet8
Don't Take Away The MusicTavares9
Disco Duck (Part 1)Rick Dees & His Cast Of Idiots10
I'll Meet You At MidnightSmokie11
Can't Get By Without YouThe Real Thing11
The Girl Of My Best FriendElvis Presley13
The Best Disco In TownThe Ritchie Family14
Dancing With The CaptainPaul Nicholas15
I Only Wanna Be With YouBay City Rollers16
Dance Little Lady DanceTina Charles17
Loving And FreeKiki Dee18
The Rubberband ManThe Detroit Spinners19
Play That Funky MusicWild Cherry20


US Chart
Saturday, Oct 23 1976
If You Leave Me NowChicago1
Disco Duck (Part 1)Rick Dees2
A Fifth Of BeethovenWalter Murphy3
LowdownBoz Scaggs4
Still The OneOrleans5
Play That Funky MusicWild Cherry6
(Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your BootyK. C. and the Sunshine Band7
She's GoneDaryl Hall & John Oates8
Love So RightBee Gees9
Rock'n MeSteve Miller Band10
That'll Be The DayLinda Ronstadt11
I Only Want To Be With YouBay City Rollers12
Magic ManHeart13
Devil WomanCliff Richard14
The Wreck Of The Edmund FitzgeraldGordon Lightfoot15
(Don't Fear) The ReaperBlue Öyster Cult16
BethKiss17
Detroit Rock CityKiss17
Muskrat LoveCaptain and Tennille18
Nadia's Theme (The Young And The Restless)Barry DeVorzon & Perry Botkin, Jr.19
FernandoABBA20