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WhoBirthdayAge on Wednesday, Dec 25 1968
Henry Vibart
12/25/1863-08/30/1943
105
Died Aged:79
Eugenie Besserer
12/25/1868-05/28/1934
100
Died Aged:65
Margaret Halstan
12/25/1879-01/08/1967
89
Died Aged:87
Evelyn Nesbit
12/25/1884-01/17/1967
84
Died Aged:82
John Bowers
12/25/1885-11/17/1936
83
Died Aged:50
John Davidson
12/25/1886-01/16/1968
82
Died Aged:81
Jack Rube Clifford
12/25/1888-10/14/1974
80
Earle Foxe
12/25/1891-12/10/1973
77
Humphrey Bogart
12/25/1899-01/14/1957
69
Died Aged:57
Frank Ferguson
12/25/1899-09/12/1978
69
Dorothy Peterson
12/25/1899-10/03/1979
69
Oscar Polk
12/25/1899-01/04/1949
69
Died Aged:49
Stefan Ruzowitzky
12/25/1961
7
Claude Hulbert
12/25/1900-01/11/1964
68
Died Aged:63
Joe Bonomo
12/25/1901-03/28/1978
67
Barton MacLane
12/25/1902-01/01/1968
66
Died Aged:65
J. Edward Bromberg
12/25/1903-12/06/1951
65
Died Aged:47
Gladys Swarthout
12/25/1904-07/08/1969
64
Bernard Vorhaus
12/25/1904-11/23/2000
64
Fernand Gravey
12/25/1905-11/02/1970
63
John Verros
12/25/1905-03/10/1996
63
Odel Conley
12/25/1906-10/08/1989
62
Andy Albin
12/25/1907-12/27/1994
61
Cab Calloway
12/25/1907-11/18/1994
61
Andrew Cruickshank
12/25/1907-04/28/1988
61
Robert Leray
12/25/1907-02/08/1996
61
Mike Mazurki
12/25/1907-12/09/1990
61
Quentin Crisp
12/25/1908-11/21/1999
60
Helen Twelvetrees
12/25/1908-02/13/1958
60
Died Aged:49
Marguerite Churchill
12/25/1909-01/09/2000
59
Noel Hood
12/25/1909-10/15/1979
59
Harriet Rogers
12/25/1910-07/08/1998
58
Elisabeth Talbot-Martin
12/25/1911-09/11/2006
57
Tony Martin
12/25/1912-07/27/2012
56
Candy Candido
12/25/1913-05/19/1999
55
Larry Cross
12/25/1913-06/29/1976
55
Nora Dunfee
12/25/1915-12/23/1994
53
Bruce Fernald
12/25/1915-08/20/1978
53
Edward Burnham
12/25/1916-06/30/2015
52
Eugene Jackson
12/25/1916-10/26/2001
52
Eddie Infante
12/25/1917
51
Valerie Lush
12/25/1918-05/14/2016
50
Armando Calvo
12/25/1919-07/06/1996
49
Margaret Early
12/25/1919-11/29/2000
49
Noele Gordon
12/25/1919-04/14/1985
49
Peter Turgeon
12/25/1919-10/06/2000
49
Celia Lipton
12/25/1923-03/11/2011
45
Madalena Nicol
12/25/1923-1995
45
Billy Watson
12/25/1923
45
Christine Norden
12/25/1924-09/21/1988
44
Rod Serling
12/25/1924-06/28/1975
44
Norman Collier
12/25/1925-03/14/2013
43
Alan Jay Factor
12/25/1925-02/03/1982
43
Powys Thomas
12/25/1925-06/22/1977
43
Bill Ash
12/25/1926-01/11/2011
42
Matei Alexandru
12/25/1927
41
Bob Kellett
12/25/1927-11/27/2012
41
Dick Miller
12/25/1928
40
Stuart Hall
12/25/1929
39
Irish McCalla
12/25/1929-02/01/2002
39
Carol Lombard
12/25/1931-03/12/2018
37
Daniel Ades
12/25/1932-05/30/1992
36
Mabel King
12/25/1932-11/09/1999
36
John Ashley
12/25/1934-10/03/1997
34
Mohammed Afifi
12/25/1935-09/05/2009
33
Marcel Maréchal
12/25/1937
31
William Sumper
12/25/1938-01/29/1999
30
Royce D. Applegate
12/25/1939-01/01/2003
29
Elizabeth Barrington
12/25/1941-01/26/2011
27
Hanna Schygulla
12/25/1943
25
Kenny Everett
12/25/1944-04/04/1995
24
James Fagan
12/25/1944-01/19/2017
24
Gary Sandy
12/25/1945
23
Paul Willson
12/25/1945
23
Jimmy Buffett
12/25/1946
22
Larry Csonka
12/25/1946
22
Stuart Wilson
12/25/1946
22
Kieran Prendiville
12/25/1947
21
Michael D. Roberts
12/25/1947
21
Bernard Alane
12/25/1948
20
Barbara Mandrell
12/25/1948
20
Sissy Spacek
12/25/1949
19
CCH Pounder
12/25/1952
16
Phil Brock
12/25/1953
15
Annie Lennox
12/25/1954
14
Jillie Mack
12/25/1957
11
Joe Urla
12/25/1958
10
Ron Bottitta
12/25/1960
8
Dean Cameron
12/25/1962
6


Aired on Wednesday, Dec 25 1968
Hawaii Five-ODeathwatch
FreewheelersThe Zander Plot: Part 6 - The Stones

Now Showing Wednesday, Dec 25 1968
UK
Astoria
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Casino
2001: A Space Odyssey
Leicester Square Theatre
Shalako

Aired on Wednesday, Dec 25 1968
UK
BBC1
 9:30 amJackanoryChristmas Stories: The Minstrel and the Mountain
 6:40 pmChristmas Night with the StarsSpecial
BBC2
 8:45 pmBBC OperaThe Merry Widow
ITV
 4:10 pmDo Not Adjust Your SetDo Not Adjust Your Stocking
10:45 pmSex GameHippy-Hippy-Who-Cares

Now Showing Wednesday, Dec 25 1968
USA
Miracle
Thoroughly Modern Millie

Aired on Wednesday, Dec 25 1968
USA
ABC
 9:00 pmPeyton PlaceEpisode #5.27
CBS
 9:00 pmBeverly HillbilliesChristmas in Hooterville
 9:30 pmGreen AcresHow to Get from Hooterville to Pixley Without Moving

UK Chart
Wednesday, Dec 25 1968
Lily The PinkThe Scaffold1
Build Me Up ButtercupThe Foundations2
Ain't Got No - I Got LifeNina Simone3
One, Two, Three O'LearyDes O'Connor4
Sabre DanceLove Sculpture5
I'm The Urban SpacemanThe Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band6
Ob-La-Di Ob-La-DaThe Marmalade7
The Good, The Bad And The UglyHugo Montenegro, His Orchestra & Chorus8
AlbatrossFleetwood Mac9
Race With The DevilGun10
May I Have The Next Dream With YouMalcolm Roberts11
Breakin' Down The Walls Of HeartacheThe Bandwagon12
I'm A TigerLulu13
A Minute Of Your TimeTom Jones14
ElenoreThe Turtles15
Private NumberJudy Clay & William Bell16
Harper Valley P.T.A.Jeannie C. Riley17
EloiseBarry Ryan18
This Old Heart Of MineThe Isley Brothers19
Son-Of-A Preacher ManDusty Springfield20


US Chart
Saturday, Dec 21 1968
I Heard It Through The GrapevineMarvin Gaye1
Love ChildDiana Ross and the Supremes2
For Once In My LifeStevie Wonder3
Abraham, Martin And JohnDion4
Wichita LinemanGlen Campbell5
StormyClassics IV6
Who's Making LoveJohnnie Taylor7
Both Sides NowJudy Collins8
I Love How You Love MeBobby Vinton9
Magic Carpet RideSteppenwolf10
Hey JudeThe Beatles11
Cloud NineThe Temptations12
CinnamonDerek13
See SawAretha Franklin14
Chewy ChewyOhio Express15
I'm Gonna Make You Love MeDiana Ross and the Supremes17
Bring It On Home To MeEddie Floyd18
Those Were The DaysMary Hopkin19
Soulful StrutYoung-Holt Unlimited20