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WhoBirthdayAge on Friday, Nov 8 1985
Sadakichi Hartmann
11/08/1867-11/22/1944
118
Died Aged:77
Robert Homans
11/08/1877-07/28/1947
108
Died Aged:69
Ethel Clayton
11/08/1882-06/11/1966
103
Died Aged:83
Harry Hayden
11/08/1882-07/24/1955
103
Died Aged:72
Anna Demetrio
11/08/1892-11/08/1959
93
Died Aged:67
Édouard Francomme
11/08/1893-12/12/1980
92
Died Aged:87
Jacques Varennes
11/08/1894-09/06/1958
91
Died Aged:63
Marie Prevost
11/08/1898-01/23/1937
87
Died Aged:38
Richard Curtis
11/08/1956
29
Franklin Parker
11/08/1902-06/12/1962
83
Died Aged:59
Umberto Spadaro
11/08/1904-10/12/1981
81
Died Aged:76
Dorothy Bartlam
11/08/1907-09/??/1991
78
Martha Gellhorn
11/08/1908-02/15/1998
77
Robert Terry
11/08/1909-03/05/1980
76
Died Aged:70
Joe Bassett
11/08/1910-03/12/1997
75
June Havoc
11/08/1912-03/28/2010
73
Denis Hills
11/08/1913-04/26/2004
72
Robert Strauss
11/08/1913-02/20/1975
72
Died Aged:61
Norman Lloyd
11/08/1914
71
Robert Weil
11/08/1914-03/01/2002
71
Simone Gerbier
11/08/1915-10/28/1993
70
Luana Strode
11/08/1916-09/17/1980
69
Died Aged:63
Cy Grant
11/08/1919-02/13/2010
66
Esther Rolle
11/08/1920-11/17/1998
65
Bertil Unger
11/08/1920-04/22/1990
65
Gustaf Unger
11/08/1920-07/28/1995
65
Walter Mirisch
11/08/1921
64
Gene Saks
11/08/1921-03/28/2015
64
Christiaan Barnard
11/08/1922-09/02/2001
63
Richard Bartlett
11/08/1922-06/11/1994
63
Peter Carew
11/08/1922-08/09/1995
63
Bob Harris
11/08/1923
62
Joe Flynn
11/08/1924-07/19/1974
61
Died Aged:49
Ted Burnett
11/08/1926-10/01/2001
59
Kay Hawtrey
11/08/1926
59
Louis Mansi
11/08/1926-08/06/2010
59
Ken Dodd
11/08/1927-03/11/2018
58
Lennie Mayne
11/08/1927-05/20/1977
58
Died Aged:49
Patti Page
11/08/1927
58
Bobby Bowden
11/08/1929
56
Joey Forman
11/08/1929-12/09/1982
56
Died Aged:53
John Southworth
11/08/1929-08/22/2004
56
Darla Hood
11/08/1931-06/13/1979
54
Died Aged:47
Morley Safer
11/08/1931-05/19/2016
54
Paolo Taviani
11/08/1931
54
Nicholas Kepros
11/08/1932
53
Pamela Lyne
11/08/1932
53
Alain Delon
11/08/1935
50
Malcolm Taylor
11/08/1937-02/06/2012
48
Elizabeth Dawn
11/08/1939-09/25/2017
46
Meg Wynn Owen
11/08/1939
46
Lawrence P. Casey
11/08/1940
45
Patrizia De Clara
11/08/1940
45
John Santucci
11/08/1940-02/22/2004
45
Nerys Hughes
11/08/1941
44
Sharon Claveau
11/08/1942-11/27/2011
43
Su Douglas
11/08/1942
43
Boaz Davidson
11/08/1943
42
Martin Peters
11/08/1943
42
Bonnie Bramlett
11/08/1944
41
Angela Scoular
11/08/1945-04/11/2011
40
Jill Banner
11/08/1946-08/07/1982
39
Died Aged:35
Roy Wood
11/08/1947
38
Julian Barnes
11/08/1949
36
Bonnie Raitt
11/08/1949
36
Mary Hart
11/08/1950
35
Susan Melvin
11/08/1951
34
Alfre Woodard
11/08/1952
33
John Musker
11/08/1953
32
Sal Lopez
11/08/1954
31
Randi Brooks
11/08/1956
29
Phil Fondacaro
11/08/1958
27
John Gillett
11/08/1958
27
David Sherrill
11/08/1959
26
Tom Watson
11/08/1959
26
Megan Cavanagh
11/08/1960
25
Michael Nyqvist
11/08/1960-06/27/2017
25
Leif Garrett
11/08/1961
24
Tamara Landry
11/08/1962
23
Steve Caballero
11/08/1964
21
Mary Ann Hermansen
11/08/1966
19
Kamar de los Reyes
11/08/1967
18
Courtney Thorne-Smith
11/08/1967
18
Parker Posey
11/08/1968
17
Larry Lam
11/08/1969
16
Roxana Zal
11/08/1969
16
John Livingston
11/08/1970
15
Ocean Hellman
11/08/1971
14
Gretchen Mol
11/08/1972
13
Jason Matthew Smith
11/08/1972
13
Sam J. Levine
11/08/1973
12
Martha Parsey
11/08/1973
12
Matthew Rhys
11/08/1974
11
Tara Reid
11/08/1975
10
Colin Strause
11/08/1976
9
Keir O'Donnell
11/08/1978
7
Salvatore Cascio
11/08/1979
6
Azura Skye
11/08/1981
4
Chris Rankin
11/08/1983
2
Stephen Webb
11/08/1984
1

Released on Friday, Nov 8 1985
Bring On the Night (1985)CinemaUSA
Cat's Eye (1984)CinemaUK

Aired on Friday, Nov 8 1985
BergeracReturn of the Ice Maiden
TubeEpisode #4.5
Blankety-BlankEpisode #8.10
Twilight ZoneTeacher's Aide/Paladin of the Lost Hour
Great PerformancesThe Gospel at Colonus
She-Ra: Princess of PowerMicah of Bright Moon
Miami ViceJunk Love
Me and My GirlPut Yourself in My Place
Knight RiderKnight Sting

Aired on Friday, Nov 8 1985
USA
ABC
 9:00 pmDiff'rent StrokesA Tale of Two Teachers
 9:30 pmBensonWe Spy
CBS
 9:00 pmDallasQuandary
NBC
 3:00 pmSanta BarbaraEpisode #1.327

UK Chart
Saturday, Nov 2 1985
The Power Of Love (Remix)Jennifer Rush1
Take On MeA-Ha2
TrappedColonel Abrams3
NikitaElton John4
GamblerMadonna5
St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion)John Parr6
Election DayArcadia7
Miami Vice ThemeJan Hammer8
Something About YouLevel 429
Alive And KickingSimple Minds10
Lipstick Powder And PaintShakin' Stevens11
A Good HeartFeargal Sharkey12
Slave To The RhythmGrace Jones13
Lean On Me (Ah-Li-Ayo)Red Box14
The Taste Of Your TearsKing15
If I WasMidge Ure16
Yeh YehMatt Bianco17
Rebel YellBilly Idol18
Don't Break My HeartUB4019
CloudbustingKate Bush20


US Chart
Saturday, Nov 2 1985
Part-Time LoverStevie Wonder1
Miami Vice ThemeJan Hammer2
Saving All My Love For YouWhitney Houston3
Head Over HeelsTears For Fears4
Take On MeA-Ha5
You Belong To The CityGlenn Frey6
We Built This CityStarship7
Fortress Around Your HeartSting8
Lovin' Every Minute Of ItLoverboy9
Be Near MeABC10
Oh SheilaReady For The World11
Lonely Ol' NightJohn Cougar Mellencamp12
I'm Gonna Tear Your Playhouse DownPaul Young13
One Night Love AffairBryan Adams14
Separate LivesPhil Collins15
You Are My LadyFreddie Jackson16
NeverHeart17
Lay Your Hands On MeThompson Twins18
I'm Goin' DownBruce Springsteen19
Broken WingsMr. Mister20