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WhoBirthdayAge on Sunday, Mar 17 1968
Rosa Valetti
03/17/1878-12/10/1937
90
Died Aged:59
Jean d'Yd
03/17/1880-05/14/1964
88
Died Aged:84
Winifred Harris
03/17/1880-04/18/1972
88
Sam Savitsky
03/17/1881-02/12/1963
87
Died Aged:81
Rockliffe Fellowes
03/17/1883-01/28/1950
85
Died Aged:66
Frank Buck
03/17/1888-03/25/1950
80
Died Aged:62
Ted Adams
03/17/1890-09/24/1973
78
Gerald Rogers
03/17/1891-11/??/1983
77
Shemp Howard
03/17/1895-11/23/1955
73
Died Aged:60
Paul McVey
03/17/1898-1973
70
Jay Eaton
03/17/1899-02/05/1970
69
Troy Brown Sr.
03/17/1901-11/18/1944
67
Died Aged:43
Don Dillaway
03/17/1903-11/18/1982
65
Billy Gray
03/17/1904-01/04/1978
64
Joe Palma
03/17/1905-08/15/1994
63
Brigitte Helm
03/17/1906-06/11/1996
62
Tom Macaulay
03/17/1906-06/19/1979
62
Michael O'Shea
03/17/1906-12/04/1973
62
Tamara Geva
03/17/1907-12/09/1997
61
Nina Quartero
03/17/1908-11/23/1985
60
Frank DeKova
03/17/1910-10/15/1981
58
Patrick McVey
03/17/1910-07/06/1973
58
Molly Weir
03/17/1910-11/28/2004
58
Charles Lampkin
03/17/1913-04/17/1989
55
Victor Stoloff
03/17/1913-12/06/2009
55
Saverio LoMedico
03/17/1915-06/02/1999
53
Zita Baca
03/17/1917-09/22/1992
51
Mercedes McCambridge
03/17/1918-03/02/2004
50
Wilbur Schwartz
03/17/1918-08/03/1990
50
Nat 'King' Cole
03/17/1919-02/15/1965
49
Died Aged:45
Bruno W. Pantel
03/17/1921-11/30/1995
47
Walter Grauman
03/17/1922-03/20/2015
46
Gabriele Ferzetti
03/17/1925-12/02/2015
43
Patrick Allen
03/17/1927-07/28/2006
41
Valdemar Sandberg
03/17/1927-11/14/1994
41
Eunice Gayson
03/17/1928-06/08/2018
40
Jean Panisse
03/17/1928
40
Jorie Remus
03/17/1929
39
Patrick Hines
03/17/1930-08/12/1985
38
Patricia Breslin
03/17/1931-10/12/2011
37
Jean-Marc Bory
03/17/1934-03/31/2001
34
Adam Wade
03/17/1935
33
Patty Maloney
03/17/1936
32
Rudy Ray Moore
03/17/1937-10/19/2008
31
Michael Napier-Brown
03/17/1937-08/18/2016
31
Galina Samsova
03/17/1937
31
Darlene Lucht
03/17/1938-03/05/2011
30
Rudolf Nureyev
03/17/1938-01/06/1993
30
Paul Kantner
03/17/1941-01/28/2016
27
Don Mitchell
03/17/1943-12/08/2013
25
Tony Newman
03/17/1943
25
Pattie Boyd
03/17/1944
24
Christian Roberts
03/17/1944
24
John Sebastian
03/17/1944
24
Gavin Campbell
03/17/1946
22
Petra Markham
03/17/1947
21
Ed White
03/17/1947-04/05/2004
21
Patrick Duffy
03/17/1949
19
Sydne Rome
03/17/1951
17
Kurt Russell
03/17/1951
17
Lesley-Anne Down
03/17/1954
14
Mark Boone Junior
03/17/1955
13
Gary Sinise
03/17/1955
13
Gary Sinise
03/17/1955
13
Debra Berger
03/17/1957
11
Laurene Landon
03/17/1957
11
Christian Clemenson
03/17/1959
9
Rebeca Arthur
03/17/1960
8
Arye Gross
03/17/1960
8
Vicki Lewis
03/17/1960
8
Lotta Tejle
03/17/1960
8
Andrew Paul
03/17/1961
7
Casey Siemaszko
03/17/1961
7
Katarzyna Bargielowska
03/17/1962
6
Mark Pellington
03/17/1962
6
Rob Lowe
03/17/1964
4
Victor McGuire
03/17/1964
4

Passed on Sunday, Mar 17 1968
Harry d'Abbadie d'Arrast
Marvin Press

Aired on Sunday, Mar 17 1968
Dr. Finlay's CasebookScots Wha Hae
Nicholas NicklebyThe Gallants
Mothers-In-LawI Haven't Got a Secret
Charlie Drake ShowEpisode #1.8
Play of the MonthGhosts
Two of a KindEpisode

Now Showing Sunday, Mar 17 1968
UK
Astoria
Half a Sixpence
Casino
Custer Of The West
Coliseum
The Comedians

Aired on Sunday, Mar 17 1968
USA
ABC
 7:00 pmVoyage to the Bottom of the SeaThe Edge of Doom
CBS
10:00 pmMission: ImpossibleRecovery
NBC
 7:30 pmWonderful World of DisneyThe Ranger of Brownstone
 7:30 pmDisneylandThe Ranger of Brownstone
 9:00 pmBonanzaTrouble Town

UK Chart
Wednesday, Mar 13 1968
Cinderella RockefellaEsther & Abi Ofarim1
The Legend Of XanaduDave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich2
Fire BrigadeThe Move3
RosieDon Partridge4
Jennifer JuniperDonovan5
DelilahTom Jones6
Green TambourineThe Lemon Pipers7
Mighty QuinnManfred Mann8
(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The BayOtis Redding9
Me, The Peaceful HeartLulu10
Darlin'The Beach Boys11
She Wears My RingSolomon King12
Pictures Of Matchstick MenStatus Quo13
Bend Me Shape MeAmen Corner14
WordsThe Bee Gees15
Suddenly You Love MeThe Tremeloes16
What A Wonderful WorldLouis Armstrong17
CabaretLouis Armstrong17
Gimme Little SignBrenton Wood18
Am I That Easy To ForgetEngelbert Humperdinck19
Everlasting LoveThe Love Affair20


US Chart
Saturday, Mar 16 1968
(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The BayOtis Redding1
(Theme From) Valley Of The DollsDionne Warwick2
Love Is BluePaul Mauriat and His Orchestra3
Simon SaysThe 1910 Fruitgum Co.4
Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition Was In)First Edition5
I Wish It Would RainThe Temptations6
La - La Means I Love YouThe Delfonics7
ValleriThe Monkees8
(Sweet Sweet Baby) Since You've Been GoneAretha Franklin9
I Thank YouSam and Dave10
SpookyClassics IV11
Everything That Touches YouThe Association12
Bottle Of WineThe Fireballs13
Walk Away ReneeFour Tops14
The End Of Our RoadGladys Knight and the Pips15
Dance To The MusicSly and the Family Stone16
The Ballad Of Bonnie And ClydeGeorgie Fame17
WordsBee Gees18
Too Much TalkPaul Revere and the Raiders19
I Wonder What She's Doing ToniteTommy Boyce and Bobby Hart20