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WhoBirthdayAge on Tuesday, Dec 11 1979
Paul Wegener
12/11/1874-09/13/1948
105
Died Aged:73
Howard M. Mitchell
12/11/1883-10/09/1958
96
Died Aged:74
Victor McLaglen
12/11/1886-11/07/1959
93
Died Aged:72
Jack George
12/11/1888-10/29/1958
91
Died Aged:69
Marguerite Ducouret
12/11/1893-04/12/1971
86
Died Aged:77
Douglas Gordon
12/11/1894
85
Margot Drake
12/11/1899-05/15/1948
80
Died Aged:48
Val Guest
12/11/1911-05/10/2006
68
Carlo Ponti
12/11/1912-01/10/2007
67
Reginald Le Borg
12/11/1902-03/25/1989
77
Frédéric O'Brady
12/11/1903-02/23/2003
76
Gilbert Roland
12/11/1905-05/15/1994
74
Mary Smithuysen
12/11/1906-11/24/1992
73
Harry Davis
12/11/1907-08/04/1993
72
Sally Eilers
12/11/1908-01/05/1978
71
Died Aged:69
Noel Cravat
12/11/1909-02/20/1960
70
Died Aged:50
Charles Moulin
12/11/1909-01/24/1992
70
David McMahon
12/11/1910-01/27/1972
69
Died Aged:61
Elwyn Brook-Jones
12/11/1911-09/04/1962
68
Died Aged:50
Bella Bruck
12/11/1911-04/05/1982
68
Robert Riordan
12/11/1911-01/01/1968
68
Died Aged:56
Malcolm Hayes
12/11/1913-07/27/1981
66
Jean Marais
12/11/1913-11/08/1998
66
Robert Ayres
12/11/1914-11/05/1968
65
Died Aged:53
Richard Mathews
12/11/1914-10/15/1992
65
Gisèle Préville
12/11/1918-11/26/2006
61
Cliff Michelmore
12/11/1919-03/16/2016
60
Marie Windsor
12/11/1919-12/10/2000
60
Anthony Baird
12/11/1920-08/27/1995
59
Eddie Firestone
12/11/1920-03/01/2007
59
Richard Hylton
12/11/1920-05/12/1962
59
Died Aged:41
Liz Smith
12/11/1921-12/24/2016
58
Robert Arden
12/11/1922-03/25/2004
57
Peter Birch
12/11/1922-09/13/2017
57
Betsy Blair
12/11/1923-03/13/2009
56
Chris Drake
12/11/1923-07/09/2006
56
Philippe March
12/11/1924-07/12/1980
55
Mirko Boman
12/11/1926-08/30/2013
53
Richard Devon
12/11/1926-02/26/2010
53
Barbara Hamilton
12/11/1926-07/02/1996
53
Big Mama Thorton
12/11/1926-07/25/1984
53
Dick Tufeld
12/11/1926-01/22/2012
53
Friedrich G. Beckhaus
12/11/1927
52
Dovima
12/11/1927-05/03/1990
52
Ronald Lewis
12/11/1928-01/11/1982
51
Axel Anderson
12/11/1929-12/16/2012
50
Chus Lampreave
12/11/1930-04/04/2016
49
Jean-Louis Trintignant
12/11/1930
49
Rita Moreno
12/11/1931
48
Anne Heywood
12/11/1932
47
Nancy Holloway
12/11/1932
47
Wynn Irwin
12/11/1932
47
Reg Whitehead
12/11/1932-03/11/2016
47
John Ronane
12/11/1933
46
Robert Ivers
12/11/1934-02/13/2003
45
Ron Carey
12/11/1935-01/16/2007
44
Noel Collins
12/11/1936-08/15/2011
43
Tom Fuccello
12/11/1936-08/16/1993
43
Stephen Moore
12/11/1937
42
Bill Walters
12/11/1937
42
Howard Storm
12/11/1939
40
Tony Adams
12/11/1940
39
Evelyne Dassas
12/11/1940
39
Anna Carteret
12/11/1942
37
Donna Mills
12/11/1942
37
Lynda Day George
12/11/1944
35
Teri Garr
12/11/1944
35
Brenda Lee
12/11/1944
35
Zienia Merton
12/11/1945
34
Ken Magee
12/11/1946-12/31/2015
33
Susan Blanchard
12/11/1948
31
Chantal Neuwirth
12/11/1948
31
Ken Sharrock
12/11/1950-11/29/2005
29
Bess Armstrong
12/11/1953
26
Richard Carter
12/11/1953
26
Christine Dejoux
12/11/1953
26
Brenda Hillhouse
12/11/1953
26
Donna Bullock
12/11/1955
24
Celia Nicholson
12/11/1955
24
Yoshiko Miyazaki
12/11/1958
21
Tom Shadyac
12/11/1958
21
Doug Furnas
12/11/1961
18
Kimberly Scott
12/11/1961
18
Ben Browder
12/11/1962
17
Gary Dourdan
12/11/1966
13
Mo'Nique
12/11/1967
12
Damon Bradley Raskin
12/11/1967
12
Rusty Joiner
12/11/1972
7
Mos Def
12/11/1973
6
Rider Strong
12/11/1979
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Passed on Tuesday, Dec 11 1979
Claire Carleton

Aired on Tuesday, Dec 11 1979
Hawaii Five-OA Shallow Grave
TaxiLouie Meets the Folks

Aired on Tuesday, Dec 11 1979
USA
ABC
 8:00 pmHappy DaysThey're Closing Inspiration Point
10:00 pmHart to HartThe Man with the Jade Eyes

UK Chart
Saturday, Dec 8 1979
Walking On The MoonThe Police1
Another Brick In The Wall (Part 2)Pink Floyd2
No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)Donna Summer & Barbra Streisand3
When You're In Love With A Beautiful WomanDr. Hook4
Que Sera Mi Vida (If You Should Go)The Gibson Brothers5
I Only Want To Be With YouThe Tourists6
Crazy Little Thing Called LoveQueen7
ComplexGary Numan8
ConfusionElectric Light Orchestra9
Last Train To LondonElectric Light Orchestra9
One Step BeyondMadness10
StillCommodores11
Rapper's DelightSugarhill Gang12
The Eton RiflesThe Jam13
Nights In White SatinThe Moody Blues14
Diamond SmilesThe Boomtown Rats15
Union City BlueBlondie16
It's A Disco Night (Rock Don't Stop)The Isley Brothers17
Ladies NightKool & The Gang18
The SparrowThe Ramblers19
Knocked It OffB A Robertson20


US Chart
Saturday, Dec 8 1979
BabeStyx1
No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)Barbra Streisand2
StillCommodores3
Please Don't GoK. C. and the Sunshine Band4
Escape (The Pina Colada Song)Rupert Holmes5
Send One Your LoveStevie Wonder6
Heartache TonightEagles7
You're Only LonelyJ.D. Souther8
ShipsBarry Manilow9
Do That To Me One More TimeCaptain and Tennille10
Take The Long Way HomeSupertramp11
Broken Hearted MeAnne Murray12
Ladies NightKool & The Gang13
Pop MuzikM14
Cool ChangeLittle River Band15
Half The WayCrystal Gayle16
We Don't Talk AnymoreCliff Richard17
Head GamesForeigner18
Dim All The LightsDonna Summer19
Better Love Next TimeDr. Hook20