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WhoBirthdayAge on Friday, Nov 9 1979
Marie Dressler
11/09/1868-07/28/1934
111
Died Aged:65
Edna May Oliver
11/09/1883-11/09/1942
96
Died Aged:59
Hector Abbas
11/09/1884-11/11/1942
95
Died Aged:58
Ed Wynn
11/09/1886-06/19/1966
93
Died Aged:79
Muriel Aked
11/09/1887-03/21/1955
92
Died Aged:67
Gertrude Astor
11/09/1887-11/09/1977
92
Died Aged:90
'Snub' Pollard
11/09/1889-01/19/1962
90
Died Aged:72
George Regas
11/09/1890-12/13/1940
89
Died Aged:50
Martin Cichy
11/09/1892-04/26/1962
87
Died Aged:69
John Miljan
11/09/1892-01/24/1960
87
Died Aged:67
Mae Marsh
11/09/1894-02/13/1968
85
Died Aged:73
Lou Lubin
11/09/1895-01/30/1973
84
Died Aged:77
André Numès Fils
11/09/1896-01/07/1972
83
Died Aged:75
Marcelle Rexiane
11/09/1899-11/24/1990
80
Anthony Asquith
11/09/1902-02/20/1968
77
Died Aged:65
John Beach
11/09/1903-10/23/1997
76
Eileen Peel
11/09/1903-03/22/1981
76
William Remick
11/09/1905-01/19/1993
74
Kay Thompson
11/09/1908-07/02/1998
71
Leon Benson
11/09/1909-12/27/1977
70
Died Aged:68
Robert Douglas
11/09/1909-01/11/1999
70
Robert Douglas
11/09/1909-01/11/1999
70
Hedy Lamarr
11/09/1913-01/19/2000
66
Patrick McAlinney
11/09/1913-08/22/1990
66
Paulene Myers
11/09/1913-12/08/1996
66
Alan Caillou
11/09/1914-10/01/2006
65
Diana Cotton
11/09/1914-09/??/2006
65
Helen Beverly
11/09/1916-07/15/2011
63
Shelby Payne
11/09/1917-03/20/2000
62
Sol K. Bright
11/09/1919-04/??/1992
60
Whitey Hughes
11/09/1920-07/07/2009
59
Ira Wheeler
11/09/1920-08/10/2002
59
Simone Berthier
11/09/1921
58
Edwina Day
11/09/1922-03/18/1996
57
Dorothy Dandridge
11/09/1923-09/08/1965
56
Died Aged:41
Monroe Arnold
11/09/1924-02/02/1991
55
Joy Page
11/09/1924-04/18/2008
55
Martin Benrath
11/09/1926-01/31/2000
53
Severn Darden
11/09/1929-05/27/1995
50
Eric Thompson
11/09/1929-11/30/1982
50
Charlie Jones
11/09/1930-06/12/2008
49
János Nyíri
11/09/1932-10/23/2002
47
Robert Gillespie
11/09/1933
46
Louise Troy
11/09/1933-05/05/1994
46
Carl Sagan
11/09/1934-12/20/1996
45
Michael Rhodes
11/09/1935
44
Cliff Bole
11/09/1937
42
Roger McGough
11/09/1937
42
Tim Goodman
11/09/1938
41
Manfred Reddemann
11/09/1939
40
Charles Robinson
11/09/1945
34
Richard Jones
11/09/1946
33
Robert David Hall
11/09/1947
32
Paola Senatore
11/09/1949
30
Barry Sheene
11/09/1950-03/10/2003
29
Lou Ferrigno
11/09/1952
27
John Megna
11/09/1952-09/05/1995
27
Stephen Quadros
11/09/1952
27
Sue Upton
11/09/1954
25
Karen Dotrice
11/09/1955
24
Thomas F. Duffy
11/09/1955
24
Brendan Gleeson
11/09/1955
24
Tyler Coppin
11/09/1956
23
Dana Hee
11/09/1961
18
Teryl Rothery
11/09/1962
17
Patrice Jennings
11/09/1966
13
Chris Jericho
11/09/1970
9
Scarface
11/09/1970
9
Eric Dane
11/09/1972
7
Alyson Court
11/09/1973
6
Gabrielle Miller
11/09/1973
6
Ian Hallard
11/09/1974
5
Giovanna Mezzogiorno
11/09/1974
5
Caroline Flack
11/09/1979
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Passed on Friday, Nov 9 1979
Lewis Charles

Released on Friday, Nov 9 1979
The Wicker Man (1973)CinemaUSA

Aired on Friday, Nov 9 1979
Dukes of HazardHazzard Connection

Aired on Friday, Nov 9 1979
UK
BBC1
 4:25 pmJackanoryRussian Blue
 5:35 pmPaddingtonPaddington in the Hot Seat
 7:00 pmAre You Being Served?Mrs. Slocombe, Senior Person
 7:30 pmSykesSix Million Dollar Sykes
 8:05 pmPenmarricEpisode #1.5
BBC2
11:25 pmFriday Night, Saturday MorningLife of Brian

Now Showing Friday, Nov 9 1979
USA
Varsity Theatre
The Wicker Man

Aired on Friday, Nov 9 1979
USA
CBS
 8:00 pmIncredible HulkBehind the Wheel
10:00 pmDallasRodeo
NBC
10:00 pmRockford FilesLove Is the Word

UK Chart
Saturday, Nov 3 1979
One Day At A TimeLena Martell1
When You're In Love With A Beautiful WomanDr. Hook2
Every Day HurtsSad Café3
Gimme, Gimme, Gimme (A Man After Midnight)ABBA4
Video Killed The Radio StarThe Buggles5
Don't Stop 'Til You Get EnoughMichael Jackson6
The Chosen FewThe Dooleys7
TuskFleetwood Mac8
Gonna Get Along Without You NowViola Wills9
Crazy Little Thing Called LoveQueen10
O.K. FredErrol Dunkley11
Message In A BottleThe Police12
DreamingBlondie13
The Devil Went Down To GeorgiaThe Charlie Daniels Band14
My Forbidden LoverChic15
StarEarth, Wind & Fire16
Queen Of HeartsDave Edmunds17
Since You Been GoneRainbow18
Whatever You WantStatus Quo19
She's In Love With YouSuzi Quatro20


US Chart
Saturday, Nov 3 1979
Pop MuzikM1
Heartache TonightEagles2
Dim All The LightsDonna Summer3
RiseHerb Alpert4
StillCommodores5
Don't Stop Til You Get EnoughMichael Jackson6
BabeStyx7
TuskFleetwood Mac8
You Decorated My LifeKenny Rogers9
No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)Barbra Streisand10
Please Don't GoK. C. and the Sunshine Band11
Dirty White BoyForeigner12
I'll Never Love This Way AgainDionne Warwick13
Good Girls Don'tKnack, The14
ShipsBarry Manilow15
Lovin', Touchin', Squeezin'Journey16
Come To MeFrance Joli17
Hold OnIan Gomm18
Sail OnCommodores19
I Know A Heartache When I See OneJennifer Warnes20