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WhoBirthdayAge on Sunday, Oct 2 1966
Ferdinand Foch
10/02/1851-03/20/1929
115
Died Aged:77
Waldemar Hecker
10/02/1873-09/20/1958
93
Died Aged:84
Charles Meakin
10/02/1879-01/17/1961
87
Died Aged:81
William F. Moran
10/02/1888-01/06/1972
78
Groucho Marx
10/02/1890-08/19/1977
76
Anatol Winogradoff
10/02/1890-04/27/1980
76
James Craven
10/02/1892-06/29/1955
74
Died Aged:62
Henry Victor
10/02/1892-03/15/1945
74
Died Aged:52
Bud Abbott
10/02/1895-04/24/1974
71
Jack Woody
10/02/1896-02/27/1969
70
Jess Kirkpatrick
10/02/1897-08/09/1976
69
Frank Yaconelli
10/02/1898-11/19/1965
68
Died Aged:67
Barton Yarborough
10/02/1900-12/19/1951
66
Died Aged:51
Rita La Roy
10/02/1901-02/17/1993
65
Harry Sweet
10/02/1901-06/18/1933
65
Died Aged:31
Marian Spencer
10/02/1905-1982
61
Robert Vattier
10/02/1906-12/09/1982
60
Michele Riccardini
10/02/1910-07/24/1978
56
Gabrielle Daye
10/02/1911-01/01/2005
55
William Ching
10/02/1913-07/01/1989
53
Charles Drake
10/02/1914-09/10/1994
52
Michel Nastorg
10/02/1914-06/09/1984
52
Alex Finlayson
10/02/1917-03/24/2000
49
William Marshall
10/02/1917-06/08/1994
49
Herb Voland
10/02/1918-04/26/1981
48
José Ángel Espinosa 'Ferrusquilla'
10/02/1919-11/06/2015
47
James Dobson
10/02/1920-12/06/1987
46
Margaret Landry
10/02/1922-04/22/2005
44
Francis Matthews
10/02/1927-06/14/2014
39
Rudy Challenger
10/02/1928
38
Spanky McFarland
10/02/1928-06/30/1993
38
Moses Gunn
10/02/1929-12/16/1993
37
Pamela Chamberlain
10/02/1932
34
Pauline Chamberlain
10/02/1932
34
Hal England
10/02/1932-11/06/2003
34
John Sharpe
10/02/1932
34
Gabriel Woolf
10/02/1932
34
Lorrae Desmond
10/02/1934
32
David Dunseith
10/02/1934
32
David Gale
10/02/1936-08/18/1991
30
Bruce Purchase
10/02/1938-06/05/2008
28
Rex Reed
10/02/1938
28
Michel Vocoret
10/02/1938
28
Juliette Kaplan
10/02/1939
27
Erica Rogers
10/02/1939
27
Plassy
10/02/1940-03/08/1960
26
Died Aged:19
Sam Dastor
10/02/1941
25
Anna Ford
10/02/1943
23
Henri Szeps
10/02/1943
23
Paul Van Himst
10/02/1943
23
Larry Ward
10/02/1944-10/15/2007
22
Kevin Cooney
10/02/1945
21
Don McLean
10/02/1945
21
Robert Prohaska
10/02/1946-03/13/1974
20
Paul Jackson
10/02/1947
19
Avery Brooks
10/02/1948
18
G. Larry Butler
10/02/1949
17
Persis Khambatta
10/02/1950-08/18/1998
16
Ian McNeice
10/02/1950
16
Mike Rutherford
10/02/1950
16
Romina Power
10/02/1951
15
Sting
10/02/1951
15
John Otway
10/02/1952
14
Robin Riker
10/02/1952
14
David Bradley
10/02/1953
13
Belinda Mayne
10/02/1954
12
Lani O'Grady
10/02/1954-09/25/2001
12
Lorraine Bracco
10/02/1955
11
Charles Adler
10/02/1956
10
Kymberly Herrin
10/02/1957
9
Daniel Peacock
10/02/1958
8
Jeffrey Weissman
10/02/1958
8
Gail Grate
10/02/1959-05/28/2014
7
Gilly Coman
10/02/1960-07/13/2010
6
Heike Thiem-Schneider
10/02/1960
6
Jeff Bennett
10/02/1962
4
Joe Lara
10/02/1962
4
Richard Ashton
10/02/1965
1
Rodney Anoai
10/02/1966-10/22/2000
0

Passed on Sunday, Oct 2 1966
Jean Marchat
Willy Rösner

Aired on Sunday, Oct 2 1966
It's About TimeTailor Made Hero
Tich and QuackersEpisode #5.13

Now Showing Sunday, Oct 2 1966
UK
Casino
Khartoum
Coliseum
Battle of the Bulge

Aired on Sunday, Oct 2 1966
UK
BBC2
 9:10 pmTheatre 625Talking to a Stranger 1: Anytime You're Ready I'll Sparkle
ITV
 5:05 pmThunderbirdsAtlantic Inferno

Aired on Sunday, Oct 2 1966
USA
ABC
 7:00 pmVoyage to the Bottom of the SeaThe Day the World Ended
 8:00 pmF.B.I.The Escape
CBS
 7:00 pmLassieA Time for Courage
NBC
 7:30 pmDisneylandSavage Sam: Part 1
 7:30 pmWonderful World of DisneySavage Sam: Part 1
 9:00 pmBonanzaThe Pursued: Part 1

UK Chart
Thursday, Sep 29 1966
Distant DrumsJim Reeves1
I'm A BoyThe Who2
You Can't Hurry LoveThe Supremes3
Little ManSonny & Cher4
Too Soon To KnowRoy Orbison5
Bend It!Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich6
Winchester CathedralThe New Vaudeville Band7
All Or NothingSmall Faces8
Eleanor RigbyThe Beatles9
Yellow SubmarineThe Beatles9
Walk With MeThe Seekers10
All I See Is YouDusty Springfield11
Lovers Of The World UniteDavid & Jonathan12
Working In The Coal MineLee Dorsey13
SunnyBobby Hebb14
Got To Get You Into My LifeCliff Bennett & The Rebel Rousers15
God Only KnowsThe Beach Boys16
Have You Seen Your Mother, Baby, Standing In The Shadow?The Rolling Stones17
GuantanameraThe Sandpipers18
When I Come HomeThe Spencer Davis Group19
Ashes To AshesThe Mindbenders20


US Chart
Saturday, Oct 1 1966
CherishThe Association1
You Can't Hurry LoveThe Supremes2
Beauty Is Only Skin DeepThe Temptations3
Black Is BlackLos Bravos4
Bus StopThe Hollies5
96 Tears? and the Mysterians6
Reach Out I'll Be ThereFour Tops7
Yellow SubmarineThe Beatles8
Sunshine SupermanDonovan9
Cherry, CherryNeil Diamond10
Eleanor RigbyThe Beatles11
I've Got You Under My SkinThe Four Seasons12
Born A WomanSandy Posey13
Sunny AfternoonThe Kinks14
Psychotic ReactionCount Five15
Wipe OutThe Surfaris16
GuantanameraThe Sandpipers17
Last Train To ClarksvilleThe Monkees18
What Becomes Of The BrokenheartedJimmy Ruffin19
Mr. Dieingly SadThe Critters20