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WhoBirthdayAge on Friday, Jan 13 1978
Louis Payne
01/13/1873-08/14/1953
105
Died Aged:80
Harry Bernard
01/13/1878-11/04/1940
100
Died Aged:62
Elaine Inescort
01/13/1879-07/07/1964
99
Died Aged:85
Herbert Brenon
01/13/1880-06/21/1958
98
Died Aged:78
Sophie Tucker
01/13/1884-02/09/1966
94
Died Aged:82
Elmer Davis
01/13/1890-05/18/1958
88
Died Aged:68
Fortunio Bonanova
01/13/1895-04/02/1969
83
Died Aged:74
Jane Marken
01/13/1895-12/01/1976
83
Died Aged:81
Kay Francis
01/13/1899-08/26/1968
79
Died Aged:69
Edwin Styles
01/13/1899-12/20/1960
79
Died Aged:61
Sepp Löwinger
01/13/1900-01/30/1990
78
Jeff Morrow
01/13/1907-12/26/1993
71
Ruth Taylor
01/13/1908-04/12/1984
70
Jack Mercer
01/13/1910-12/04/1984
68
Julien Verdier
01/13/1910-07/15/1999
68
Fernand Bellan
01/13/1912-08/08/1992
66
Paul Birch
01/13/1912-05/24/1969
66
Died Aged:57
Mel Pape
01/13/1912-04/24/1995
66
Osa Massen
01/13/1914-01/02/2006
64
Stanley Waxman
01/13/1914-09/27/1998
64
John C. Becher
01/13/1915-09/20/1986
63
Charles Calhoun
01/13/1917-01/27/1984
61
Stephen Dunne
01/13/1918-09/02/1977
60
Died Aged:59
Ted Willis
01/13/1918-12/22/1992
60
Army Archerd
01/13/1919-09/08/2009
59
Faith Geer
01/13/1919-12/15/2013
59
Robert Stack
01/13/1919-05/14/2003
59
Hans Difflipp
01/13/1920-06/19/2002
58
Harry Worth
01/13/1920-07/20/1989
58
Martha Selleck
01/13/1921-02/19/2017
57
John Hewer
01/13/1922-03/16/2008
56
Allan Prior
01/13/1922-06/01/2006
56
Jack Watling
01/13/1923-05/22/2001
55
Jacques Douy
01/13/1924-03/15/2010
54
Raymond Hermantier
01/13/1924-02/11/2005
54
Billie Allen
01/13/1925
53
Gwen Verdon
01/13/1925-10/18/2000
53
Michael Bond
01/13/1926-06/27/2017
52
Leon B. Stevens
01/13/1926-07/30/2015
52
Rosemary Murphy
01/13/1927-07/05/2014
51
Audree Norton
01/13/1927-04/22/2015
51
Nicole Jonesco
01/13/1928-08/29/2008
50
David Sheiner
01/13/1928
50
Gregory Walcott
01/13/1928-03/20/2015
50
Francoise Prevost
01/13/1930-11/30/1997
48
Frances Sternhagen
01/13/1930
48
Scott Beach
01/13/1931-02/13/1996
47
Ian Hendry
01/13/1931-12/24/1984
47
Charles Nelson Reilly
01/13/1931-05/25/2007
47
Chris Wiggins
01/13/1931-02/19/2017
47
Jon Cypher
01/13/1932
46
Rip Taylor
01/13/1934
44
Elsa Martinelli
01/13/1935-07/08/2017
43
Richard Anthony
01/13/1938-04/20/2015
40
Charlie Brill
01/13/1938
40
William B. Davis
01/13/1938
40
Billy Gray
01/13/1938
40
Dee Turguand
01/13/1938-06/24/2015
40
John Lees
01/13/1942-04/25/1997
36
Sandra Church
01/13/1943
35
Carol Cleveland
01/13/1943
35
Richard Moll
01/13/1943
35
Scott Salmon
01/13/1943-07/17/1993
35
Mike Edmonds
01/13/1944
34
Carles Rexach
01/13/1947
31
James Carroll Jordan
01/13/1950
28
Kim Manners
01/13/1951-01/25/2009
27
Silvana Gallardo
01/13/1953-01/02/2012
25
Herman Askerneese
01/13/1956
22
Conor O'Farrell
01/13/1956
22
Sherril Lynn Rettino
01/13/1956-07/03/1995
22
Kevin Anderson
01/13/1960
18
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
01/13/1961
17
Graham McPherson
01/13/1961
17
Trace Adkins
01/13/1962
16
Penelope Ann Miller
01/13/1964
14
Bill Bailey
01/13/1965
13
Patrick Dempsey
01/13/1966
12
Suzanne Cryer
01/13/1967
11
Annie Jones
01/13/1967
11
Keith Coogan
01/13/1970
8
Traci Bingham
01/13/1971
7
Nicole Eggert
01/13/1972
6
Ross McCall
01/13/1976
2
Michael Peña
01/13/1976
2
Orlando Bloom
01/13/1977
1

Passed on Friday, Jan 13 1978
Bernadette Lange

Aired on Friday, Jan 13 1978
General HospitalA Very Public Man
Maggie and HerThe Naughty Window Cleaner
GangstersThe Red Executioner
Mind Your LanguageA Fate Worse Than Death

Now Showing Friday, Jan 13 1978
UK
Dominion
Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope
Leicester Square Theatre
Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope

Aired on Friday, Jan 13 1978
UK
ITV
 9:00 pmProfessionalsOld Dog With New Tricks

Now Showing Friday, Jan 13 1978
USA
Capitol Cinema
Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope

Aired on Friday, Jan 13 1978
USA
NBC
 9:00 pmRockford FilesThe Gang at Don's Drive-In

UK Chart
Saturday, Jan 7 1978
Mull Of KintyreWings1
Girl's SchoolWings1
The Floral DanceBrighouse & Rastrick Brass Band2
How Deep Is Your LoveThe Bee Gees3
Love's UnkindDonna Summer4
I Will!Ruby Winters5
It's A HeartacheBonnie Tyler6
Daddy Cool-The Girl Can't Help It (Medley)Darts7
Don't It Make My Brown Eyes BlueCrystal Gayle8
My WayElvis Presley9
Dance, Dance, Dance (Yowsah, Yowsah, Yowsah)Chic10
Who Pays The FerrymanYannis Markopoulos11
BelfastBoney M12
Let's Have A Quiet Night InDavid Soul13
Put Your Love In MeHot Chocolate14
Dancin' PartyShowaddywaddy15
White ChristmasBing Crosby16
Love Of My LifeThe Dooleys17
Uptown Top RankingAlthia & Donna18
Only Women BleedJulie Covington19
Rockin' All Over The WorldStatus Quo20


US Chart
Saturday, Jan 7 1978
How Deep Is Your LoveBee Gees1
Baby Come BackPlayer2
Blue BayouLinda Ronstadt3
(Every Time I Turn Around) Back In Love AgainL.T.D.4
Here You Come AgainDolly Parton5
You Light Up My LifeDebby Boone6
Slip Slidin' AwayPaul Simon7
Sentimental LadyBob Welch8
You're In My Heart (The Final Acclaim)Rod Stewart9
Hey DeanieShaun Cassidy10
Come Sail AwayStyx11
You Can't Turn Me Off (In The Middle Of Turning Me On)High Inergy12
We Are The ChampionsQueen13
Runaround SueLeif Garrett14
It's So EasyLinda Ronstadt15
Don't It Make My Brown Eyes BlueCrystal Gayle16
Short PeopleRandy Newman17
Just The Way You AreBilly Joel18
Serpentine FireEarth, Wind & Fire19
Turn To StoneElectric Light Orchestra20