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WhoBirthdayAge on Sunday, Oct 15 1978
Hannah Jones
10/15/1872-1949
106
Helen Ware
10/15/1877-01/25/1939
101
Died Aged:61
Sara Allgood
10/15/1879-09/13/1950
99
Died Aged:70
Jane Darwell
10/15/1879-08/13/1967
99
Died Aged:87
Alexander Pollard
10/15/1886-06/17/1950
92
Died Aged:63
Emil Hegetschweiler
10/15/1887-10/01/1959
91
Died Aged:71
Paul Hurst
10/15/1888-02/27/1953
90
Died Aged:64
Phyllis Neilson-Terry
10/15/1892-09/25/1977
86
Died Aged:84
Ina Claire
10/15/1893-02/21/1985
85
Blanche Fothergill
10/15/1895-03/10/1968
83
Died Aged:72
Melville Cooper
10/15/1896-03/29/1973
82
Died Aged:76
André Gabriello
10/15/1896-03/19/1975
82
Died Aged:78
Chet Brandenburg
10/15/1897-07/17/1974
81
Died Aged:76
Ransom Sherman
10/15/1898-11/26/1985
80
Fritz Feld
10/15/1900-11/18/1993
78
Mervyn LeRoy
10/15/1900-09/13/1987
78
Madge Brindley
10/15/1901-08/28/1968
77
Died Aged:66
Doris May
10/15/1902-05/12/1984
76
Helen Goss
10/15/1903-08/??/1985
75
Claire Luce
10/15/1903-08/31/1989
75
Jessie Keosian
10/15/1905-10/26/1994
73
Lucie Lancaster
10/15/1907-12/24/1998
71
Maynard Holmes
10/15/1908-06/29/1965
70
Died Aged:56
Jean Davy
10/15/1911-02/05/2001
67
Derek Elphinstone
10/15/1913-02/19/1999
65
Arthur Hanson
10/15/1915-02/21/1991
63
Nita Raya
10/15/1915-03/25/2015
63
Michael Darbyshire
10/15/1917-11/20/1979
61
Jan Miner
10/15/1917-02/15/2004
61
Arthur Schlesinger
10/15/1917-02/28/2007
61
Paul Tanner
10/15/1917-02/05/2013
61
Patricia Jessel
10/15/1920-06/10/1968
58
Died Aged:47
Robert Rockwell
10/15/1920-01/25/2003
58
Henri Verneuil
10/15/1920-01/11/2002
58
Henri Verneuil
10/15/1920-01/11/2002
58
Allan Drake
10/15/1921-03/08/1986
57
Nigel Green
10/15/1924-05/15/1972
54
Died Aged:47
Mark Lenard
10/15/1924-11/22/1996
54
Charles Verstraete
10/15/1924-12/??/2003
54
Wendy Gibb
10/15/1925
53
Tony Hart
10/15/1925-01/18/2009
53
Margaretha Krook
10/15/1925-05/07/2001
53
Mimi Chandler
10/15/1926-09/13/2016
52
Geoffrey Colville
10/15/1926-04/23/2006
52
Fred Franklyn
10/15/1926-03/07/1989
52
Jeffrey Hayden
10/15/1926-12/24/2016
52
Jean Peters
10/15/1926-10/13/2000
52
Jeanette Charles
10/15/1927
51
Keith Fordyce
10/15/1928-03/22/2011
50
Jim MacGeorge
10/15/1928
50
Philippe Leroy
10/15/1930
48
Danielle Aubry
10/15/1931
47
Ken Miller
10/15/1931-05/08/2017
47
Arnold Turner
10/15/1931
47
Virginia Leith
10/15/1932
46
Elizabeth Perry
10/15/1933
45
Claude Woolman
10/15/1933-07/05/1989
45
Peter Haskell
10/15/1934-04/12/2010
44
Hans Croiset
10/15/1935
43
Michel Aumont
10/15/1936
42
Terence Mountain
10/15/1936
42
Linda Lavin
10/15/1937
41
Chesty Morgan
10/15/1937
41
Anna Maria Gherardi
10/15/1939-10/05/2014
39
Toni Sawyer
10/15/1939
39
Raymond O'Keefe
10/15/1940
38
Penny Marshall
10/15/1942
36
Henry Olek
10/15/1942
36
Francesco D'Adda
10/15/1943
35
Christopher Rozycki
10/15/1943
35
Tony Bastable
10/15/1944-05/31/2007
34
Ray Jewers
10/15/1945-10/03/1993
33
Jim Palmer
10/15/1945
33
Victor Banerjee
10/15/1946
32
Asher Brauner
10/15/1946
32
John Getz
10/15/1946
32
Marsha A. Hunt
10/15/1946
32
Garry Croudace
10/15/1947-02/04/2007
31
Lynn Lowry
10/15/1947
31
Jan Niklas
10/15/1947
31
Candida Royalle
10/15/1950-09/07/2015
28
Peter Richardson
10/15/1951
27
Peter Alexander
10/15/1952
26
Larry Miller
10/15/1953
25
Jere Burns
10/15/1954
24
Tanya Roberts
10/15/1955
23
Renée Jones
10/15/1958
20
Kellie Flanagan
10/15/1959
19
Stephen Tompkinson
10/15/1965
13
Kitty McGeever
10/15/1966-08/16/2015
12
Charlie Spradling
10/15/1968
10
Peter Bosch
10/15/1969
9
Vanessa Marcil
10/15/1969
9
Dominic West
10/15/1969
9
Jenna Byrne
10/15/1970
8
Nicolai Borger
10/15/1974
4
Jody Hill
10/15/1976
2

Passed on Sunday, Oct 15 1978
Teddy Michaud

Aired on Sunday, Oct 15 1978
LillieThe New Helen
Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew MysteriesAssault on the Tower
Horseman Riding By1905: A Birth and a Death
Battlestar GalacticaThe Long Patrol
Bless Me FatherThe Doomsday Chair
Return of the SaintAssault Force

Aired on Sunday, Oct 15 1978
USA
CBS
 8:00 pmAll in the FamilyWhat'll We Do with Stephanie?
10:00 pmDallasBlack Market Baby

UK Chart
Saturday, Oct 14 1978
Summer NightsJohn Travolta & Olivia Newton-John1
Love Don't Live Here AnymoreRose Royce2
RasputinBoney M3
Lucky StarsDean Friedman4
GreaseFrankie Valli5
I Can't Stop Loving You (Though I Try)Leo Sayer6
Sweet Talkin' WomanElectric Light Orchestra7
SandyJohn Travolta8
You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)Sylvester9
Now That We've Found LoveThird World10
A Rose Has To DieThe Dooleys11
Summer Night CityABBA12
Blame It On The BoogieThe Jacksons13
Talking In Your SleepCrystal Gayle14
Dreadlock Holiday10cc15
Kiss You All OverExile16
Three Times A LadyCommodores17
Picture ThisBlondie18
Oh What A CircusDavid Essex19
Mexican GirlSmokie20


US Chart
Saturday, Oct 14 1978
Kiss You All OverExile1
Hot Child In The CityNick Gilder2
Boogie Oogie OogieA Taste Of Honey3
Don't Look BackBoston4
ReminiscingLittle River Band5
You Needed MeAnne Murray6
Love Is In The AirJohn Paul Young7
Whenever I Call You "Friend"Kenny Loggins8
Summer NightsJohn Travolta, Olivia Newton-John9
Hopelessly Devoted To YouOlivia Newton-John10
MacArthur ParkDonna Summer11
Hollywood NightsBob Seger12
Right Down The LineGerry Rafferty13
How Much I FeelAmbrosia14
Get OffFoxy15
Back In The U.S.A.Linda Ronstadt16
She's Always A WomanBilly Joel17
You Never Done It Like ThatCaptain and Tennille18
Who Are YouThe Who19
Double VisionForeigner20