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WhoBirthdayAge on Friday, May 17 1974
Ellis Jeffreys
05/17/1868-01/21/1943
106
Died Aged:74
Gertrude Hoffman
05/17/1871-10/21/1966
103
Died Aged:95
Lillian Leighton
05/17/1874-03/19/1956
100
Died Aged:81
Kitty Bradbury
05/17/1875-12/12/1945
99
Died Aged:70
Bertram Marburgh
05/17/1875-08/22/1956
99
Died Aged:81
Conway Tearle
05/17/1878-10/01/1938
96
Died Aged:60
Dorothy Gibson
05/17/1889-02/17/1946
85
Died Aged:56
William Irving
05/17/1893-12/25/1943
81
Died Aged:50
Ruth Donnelly
05/17/1896-11/17/1982
78
Alban Blakelock
05/17/1897-12/06/1966
77
Died Aged:69
Malcolm St. Clair
05/17/1897-06/01/1952
77
Died Aged:55
Ralf Harolde
05/17/1899-11/01/1974
75
Jean Gabin
05/17/1904-11/15/1976
70
Jacques Clancy
05/17/1905-05/19/2012
69
Jack Carr
05/17/1906-02/02/1967
68
Died Aged:60
Horace McMahon
05/17/1906-08/17/1971
68
Died Aged:65
Walter Chotzen
05/17/1911-10/20/1998
63
Ruth Dunning
05/17/1911-02/27/1983
63
Alfredo Mayo
05/17/1911-05/19/1985
63
Maureen O'Sullivan
05/17/1911-06/23/1998
63
Alec Clunes
05/17/1912-03/13/1970
62
Died Aged:57
Marie Déa
05/17/1912-03/01/1992
62
Guy Guy-Mas
05/17/1913
61
T. J. Halligan
05/17/1914-07/19/1970
60
Died Aged:56
Joan Benham
05/17/1918-06/13/1981
56
Mary Lawrence
05/17/1918-09/24/1991
56
Tony Aguilar
05/17/1919-06/19/2007
55
Raymond Gérôme
05/17/1920-02/02/2002
54
Herbert Gunn
05/17/1921-07/12/1999
53
Alice Backes
05/17/1923-03/15/2007
51
Douglas Blackwell
05/17/1924-10/17/2009
50
Bob Duggan
05/17/1924-02/08/1998
50
Hannes Messemer
05/17/1924-11/02/1991
50
Artro Morris
05/17/1926-02/11/2014
48
Dietmar Schönherr
05/17/1926-07/18/2014
48
Nyta Dover
05/17/1927-04/13/1998
47
Jean-Louis Richard
05/17/1927-06/03/2012
47
Jacques Ciron
05/17/1928
46
Miriam Byrd-Nethery
05/17/1929-01/06/2003
45
Renato Montalbano
05/17/1931
43
Antonio Casale
05/17/1932-02/04/2017
42
Janet Banzet
05/17/1934-07/29/1971
40
Died Aged:37
Dennis Potter
05/17/1935-06/07/1994
39
Don Dolan
05/17/1936
38
James Gordon
05/17/1936
38
Dennis Hopper
05/17/1936-05/29/2010
38
Dennis Hopper
05/17/1936-05/29/2010
38
Jason Bernard
05/17/1938-10/16/1996
36
Claude Johnson
05/17/1938-05/18/2009
36
André Valardy
05/17/1938-04/30/2007
36
Peter Gerety
05/17/1940
34
Taj Mahal
05/17/1942
32
Al White
05/17/1942
32
Douglas Dirkson
05/17/1943
31
Aleksandr Lenkov
05/17/1943
31
David Simeon
05/17/1943
31
Peter Hinwood
05/17/1946
28
Veronica Doran
05/17/1948
26
Doria Cook-Nelson
05/17/1949
25
Catherine Howe
05/17/1950
24
Alan Johnson
05/17/1950
24
Deborah Dutch
05/17/1951
23
Gérard Krawczyk
05/17/1953
21
Jon Iles
05/17/1954
20
Bill Paxton
05/17/1955-02/25/2017
19
Bob Saget
05/17/1956
18
Jennifer Butt
05/17/1958
16
Fiona Hutchison
05/17/1960
14
Enya
05/17/1961
13
Corey Johnson
05/17/1961
13
David Eigenberg
05/17/1964
10
Paige Turco
05/17/1965
9
Cameron Bancroft
05/17/1967
7
David Ramolet
05/17/1967
7
Alan Doyle
05/17/1969
5
Hill Harper
05/17/1973
1
Matthew McGrory
05/17/1973-08/09/2005
1
Sendhil Ramamurthy
05/17/1974
0

Passed on Friday, May 17 1974
Ben Bard

Released on Friday, May 17 1974
Dirty Mary Crazy Larry (1974)CinemaPGUSA

Aired on Friday, May 17 1974
JusticeTrial for Murder
Number 96Episode #1.524
Fall of EaglesIndian Summer of an Emperor

Now Showing Friday, May 17 1974
UK
Casino
Waterloo
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The Exorcist

UK Chart
Saturday, May 11 1974
WaterlooABBA1
Sugar Baby LoveThe Rubettes2
Remember You're A WombleThe Wombles3
Don't Stay Away Too LongPeters & Lee4
Shang-A-LangBay City Rollers5
Rock N' Roll Winter (Loony's Tune)Wizzard6
Homely GirlThe Chi-Lites7
A Walkin' MiracleLimmie & The Family Cookin'8
Seasons In The SunTerry Jacks9
He's Misstra Know It AllStevie Wonder10
Red DressAlvin Stardust11
The Cat Crept InMud12
Long Legged Woman Dressed In BlackMungo Jerry13
The Night Chicago DiedPaper Lace14
You Are EverythingDiana Ross & Marvin Gaye15
I Can't StopThe Osmonds16
Doctor's OrdersSunny17
Spiders And SnakesJim Stafford18
Angel FaceThe Glitter Band19
Year Of DecisionThe Three Degrees20


US Chart
Saturday, May 11 1974
The Loco-MotionGrand Funk1
The StreakRay Stevens2
Dancing MachineJackson 53
The EntertainerMarvin Hamlisch4
Bennie And The JetsElton John5
The Show Must Go OnThree Dog Night6
Tubular BellsMike Oldfield7
TSOP (The Sound Of Philadelphia)MFSB8
(I've Been) Searchin' So LongChicago9
Midnight At The OasisMaria Muldaur10
Best Thing That Ever Happened To MeGladys Knight and the Pips11
Hooked On A FeelingBlue Swede12
You Make Me Feel Brand NewThe Stylistics13
Band On The RunPaul McCartney14
I Won't Last A Day Without YouCarpenters15
Come And Get Your LoveRedbone16
Oh My MyRingo Starr17
Just Don't Want To Be LonelyThe Main Ingredient18
Help MeJoni Mitchell19
Oh Very YoungCat Stevens20