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WhoBirthdayAge on Friday, Jan 1 1971
Snitz Edwards
01/01/1868-05/01/1937
103
Died Aged:69
Frank Hall Crane
01/01/1873-09/01/1948
98
Died Aged:75
Willis Robards
01/01/1873-11/03/1921
98
Died Aged:48
Aldrich Bowker
01/01/1875-03/21/1947
96
Died Aged:72
William E. Cassidy
01/01/1876-04/06/1943
95
Died Aged:67
Charlotte Barbier-Krauss
01/01/1877-09/19/1938
94
Died Aged:61
Edward Dillon
01/01/1879-07/11/1933
92
Died Aged:54
Paul Porcasi
01/01/1879-08/08/1946
92
Died Aged:67
Edie Martin
01/01/1880-02/22/1964
91
Died Aged:84
William Edmunds
01/01/1886-12/07/1981
85
Willard Robertson
01/01/1886-04/05/1948
85
Died Aged:62
Art Howard
01/01/1887-05/28/1963
84
Died Aged:76
Frank J. Coleman
01/01/1889-11/29/1948
82
Died Aged:59
Tom Dugan
01/01/1889-03/07/1955
82
Died Aged:66
Alice Tissot
01/01/1890-05/05/1971
81
Charles Bickford
01/01/1891-11/09/1967
80
Died Aged:76
Marguerita Padula
01/01/1891-02/22/1957
80
Died Aged:66
Frank Pettingell
01/01/1891-02/17/1966
80
Died Aged:75
Meier Tzelniker
01/01/1894-1982
77
Jimmy Hollywood
01/01/1895-07/02/1955
76
Died Aged:60
J. Edgar Hoover
01/01/1895-05/02/1972
76
Iván Petrovich
01/01/1896-10/18/1962
75
Died Aged:66
Hans von Morhart
01/01/1896
75
Joseph Hamilton
01/01/1899-02/20/1965
72
Died Aged:66
Paola Borboni
01/01/1900-04/09/1995
71
Xavier Cugat
01/01/1900-10/27/1990
71
Mildred Davis
01/01/1900-08/18/1969
71
Died Aged:69
Roger Maxwell
01/01/1900-11/24/1971
71
Lillian Rich
01/01/1900-01/05/1954
71
Died Aged:54
Odette Roger
01/01/1900-08/24/1985
71
Everett Brown
01/01/1902-10/25/1953
69
Died Aged:51
Jerry Fletcher
01/01/1902-12/21/1984
69
Leslie Anderson
01/01/1903-1977
68
Geraldine Dvorak
01/01/1904-04/25/1985
67
Nelson Leigh
01/01/1905-07/03/1985
66
Al Minns
01/01/1905-04/24/1985
66
Norah Baring
01/01/1907-02/08/1985
64
Russ Bender
01/01/1910-08/16/1969
61
Died Aged:59
Kamer Baba
01/01/1911-08/29/1985
60
Basil Dearden
01/01/1911-03/23/1971
60
Dana Andrews
01/01/1912-12/17/1992
59
Margaret Nearing
01/01/1913-05/21/1983
58
Gilbert Green
01/01/1914-04/15/1984
57
Shannon Bolin
01/01/1917-03/25/2016
54
Robert Bruce
01/01/1917-1968
54
Dan Cunningham
01/01/1917-09/??/2001
54
Émile Genevois
01/01/1918-09/19/1962
53
Died Aged:44
Leonard Trolley
01/01/1918-02/10/2005
53
Carole Landis
01/01/1919-07/05/1948
52
Died Aged:29
J.D. Salinger
01/01/1919-01/27/2010
52
Willie Fennell
01/01/1920-09/08/1992
51
Golden Henning
01/01/1920-09/16/2015
51
César Baldaccini
01/01/1921-12/06/1998
50
Regina Bianchi
01/01/1921-04/05/2013
50
Bill Bradley
01/01/1921
50
Evelyne Smith
01/01/1921-03/17/1992
50
Barbara Baxley
01/01/1923-06/07/1990
48
Sheila Manahan
01/01/1924-03/29/1988
47
François Patrice
01/01/1924
47
John Warner
01/01/1924-05/19/2001
47
Matthew 'Stymie' Beard
01/01/1925-01/08/1981
46
Valentina Cortese
01/01/1925
46
Paul-Emile Deiber
01/01/1925-12/14/2011
46
Raymond Pellegrin
01/01/1925-10/14/2007
46
Stella Tanner
01/01/1925-03/26/2012
46
Riccardo Garrone
01/01/1926-03/14/2016
45
Zena Marshall
01/01/1926-07/10/2009
45
Yvonne Sanson
01/01/1926-07/23/2003
45
Claudio Villa
01/01/1926-02/07/1987
45
Pat Heywood
01/01/1927
44
Masaki Shinohara
01/01/1927
44
Helen Westcott
01/01/1928-03/17/1998
43
Haruo Nakajima
01/01/1929-08/07/2017
42
Yvonne De Lavallade
01/01/1930
41
Ty Hardin
01/01/1930-08/03/2017
41
Mohammad Shamsi
01/01/1930
41
John Wood
01/01/1930-08/06/2011
41
Anatoli Romashin
01/01/1931-08/08/2000
40
Fritz Hakl
01/01/1932-02/28/2012
39
Hiroshi Tanaka
01/01/1934-01/02/1993
37
Brian G. Hutton
01/01/1935-08/19/2014
36
Brian G. Hutton
01/01/1935-08/19/2014
36
Fred Holliday
01/01/1936-11/21/1995
35
Eliane Salmon
01/01/1937
34
Neil Connery
01/01/1938
33
Jerry DeWilde
01/01/1938
33
Frank Langella
01/01/1938
33
Noel Trevarthen
01/01/1938-12/03/1999
33
Harlan Jordan
01/01/1939-11/03/2001
32
Michèle Mercier
01/01/1939
32
Michael Blodgett
01/01/1940-11/14/2007
31
Sandra Knight
01/01/1940
31
Tony Wall
01/01/1940-08/29/2014
31
Simón Andreu
01/01/1941
30
Jim Baffico
01/01/1942
29
Lara Lindsay
01/01/1942
29
Michael Maurer
01/01/1942
29
Dorothy Tristan
01/01/1942
29
Stanley Kamel
01/01/1943-04/08/2008
28
Don Novello
01/01/1943
28
Marian Opania
01/01/1943
28
Jimmy Hart
01/01/1944
27
Suzy Kendall
01/01/1944
27
Bob Minor
01/01/1944
27
Victor Steinbach
01/01/1944
27
Chris April
01/01/1945
26
Ira Hagen
01/01/1945
26
Jacky Ickx
01/01/1945
26
Rick Hurst
01/01/1946
25
Anne Aston
01/01/1948
23
Bengt C.W. Carlsson
01/01/1948
23
Pam Ferris
01/01/1948
23
Dieter Okras
01/01/1948-01/23/2014
23
Katya Wyeth
01/01/1948
23
Aimee Eccles
01/01/1949
22
Leon Isaac Kennedy
01/01/1949
22
Don Opper
01/01/1949
22
Hugh Hayes
01/01/1950
21
Pascal N'Zonzi
01/01/1951
20
Stephanie Faracy
01/01/1952
19
Matt Roe
01/01/1952-10/09/2003
19
Eva Mottley
01/01/1953-02/14/1985
18
Richard Edson
01/01/1954
17
Daniel Kenigsberg
01/01/1954
17
Jodi Long
01/01/1954
17
Helen Wellington-Lloyd
01/01/1954
17
Timothy F. Crowley
01/01/1955
16
Jonathan Hartman
01/01/1956
15
Andrew Lesnie
01/01/1956-04/27/2015
15
Luis Guzmán
01/01/1957
14
Joseph Rockman
01/01/1957
14
Madolyn Smith
01/01/1957
14
Julia Nickson
01/01/1958
13
Renn Woods
01/01/1958
13
Adrian Hall
01/01/1959
12
Albie Selznick
01/01/1959
12
Shinya Tsukamoto
01/01/1960
11
Karina Huff
01/01/1961-04/18/2016
10
Mark Wingett
01/01/1961
10
Richard Roxburgh
01/01/1962
9
Linda Henry
01/01/1963
8
Juli Donald
01/01/1964
7
Dedee Pfeiffer
01/01/1964
7
Embeth Davidtz
01/01/1966
5
Sharon Small
01/01/1967
4
Morris Chestnut
01/01/1969
2
Nicolle Dickson
01/01/1969
2
Sophie Okonedo
01/01/1969
2
Verne Troyer
01/01/1969
2
Gabriel Jarret
01/01/1970
1

Passed on Friday, Jan 1 1971
Ed Agresti

Released on Friday, Jan 1 1971
Deep End (1970)CinemaXUK

Aired on Friday, Jan 1 1971
Sesame StreetEpisode 170
This is Tom JonesEpisode #3.14
Partridge FamilyThe Red Woodloe Story
On the BusesThe 'L' Bus
JackanoryThe Pooh Story Book: Pooh Invents a New Game

Now Showing Friday, Jan 1 1971
UK
Casino
Song of Norway

Aired on Friday, Jan 1 1971
UK
BBC2
10:00 pmWaugh on CrimeIn Which Inspector Waugh Plays Cops and Robbers

Aired on Friday, Jan 1 1971
USA
ABC
 7:30 pmBrady BunchThe Impractical Joker

UK Chart
Saturday, Dec 26 1970
I Hear You KnockingDave Edmunds' Rockpile1
When I'm Dead And GoneMcGuinness Flint2
Cracklin' RosieNeil Diamond3
It's Only Make BelieveGlen Campbell4
I'll Be ThereThe Jackson Five5
GrandadClive Dunn6
Home Lovin' ManAndy Williams7
Nothing RhymedGilbert O'Sullivan8
My PrayerGerry Monroe9
You've Got Me Dangling On A StringChairmen Of The Board10
Voodoo ChileJimi Hendrix Experience11
Ride A White SwanT. Rex12
Indian ReservationDon Fardon13
I've Lost YouElvis Presley14
(Blame It) On The Pony ExpressJohnny Johnson & The Bandwagon15
Julie Do Ya Love MeWhite Plains16
Lady BarbaraHerman's Hermits17
BrokenheartedKen Dodd18
It's Wonderful (To Be Loved By You)Jimmy Ruffin19
It's A ShameThe Motown Spinners20


US Chart
Saturday, Dec 26 1970
My Sweet LordGeorge Harrison1
One Less Bell To Answer5th Dimension, The2
The Tears Of A ClownSmokey Robinson3
Knock Three TimesDawn4
Black Magic WomanSantana5
I Think I Love YouPartridge Family, The6
Stoned LoveSupremes, The7
Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?Chicago8
Gypsy WomanBrian Hyland9
No Matter WhatBadfinger10
5-10-15-20 (25-30 Years Of Love)Presidents, The11
DominoVan Morrison12
Stoney EndBarbra Streisand13
For The Good TimesRay Price14
We've Only Just BegunCarpenters15
I'll Be ThereJackson 516
River Deep-Mountain HighSupremes, The17
Groove MeKing Floyd18
It's ImpossiblePerry Como19
He Ain't Heavy.. He's My BrotherNeil Diamond20