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WhoBirthdayAge on Friday, Dec 17 1976
David Powell
12/17/1883-04/16/1925
93
Died Aged:41
Christine Silver
12/17/1884-11/23/1960
92
Died Aged:75
Aubrey Mather
12/17/1885-01/16/1958
91
Died Aged:72
Wallace Evennett
12/17/1887-10/09/1973
89
Died Aged:85
George Barraud
12/17/1889-1970
87
Robertson Hare
12/17/1891-01/25/1979
85
Alexander Sarner
12/17/1892-01/06/1948
84
Died Aged:55
Laurence Schwab
12/17/1892-05/29/1951
84
Died Aged:58
David Butler
12/17/1894-06/14/1979
82
Wee Georgie Wood
12/17/1894-02/19/1979
82
Rudolph Anders
12/17/1895-03/27/1987
81
Frank Meredith
12/17/1898-07/23/1965
78
Died Aged:66
Katina Paxinou
12/17/1900-02/22/1973
76
Died Aged:72
Geoffrey Wincott
12/17/1901-1973
75
House Jameson
12/17/1902-04/23/1971
74
Died Aged:68
Christianna Brand
12/17/1907-03/11/1988
69
Albert Hehn
12/17/1908-07/29/1983
68
Marc Lawrence
12/17/1909-11/28/2005
67
C. M. Pennington-Richards
12/17/1911-01/02/2005
65
C.M. Pennington-Richards
12/17/1911-01/02/2005
65
William Roerick
12/17/1911-11/30/1995
65
Richard Sale
12/17/1911-03/04/1993
65
Herbert Nelson
12/17/1913-07/19/1990
63
David Vaile
12/17/1913-07/28/1982
63
Len Lowe
12/17/1915-08/21/1999
61
Joan Woodbury
12/17/1915-02/22/1989
61
Dusty Anderson
12/17/1918
58
Barbara Slater
12/17/1920-10/14/1997
56
Elsie Albiin
12/17/1921-04/03/2009
55
Louise Kane
12/17/1921-03/06/2014
55
Dennis Cross
12/17/1924-04/06/1991
52
Otar Koberidze
12/17/1924-03/09/2015
52
Rijk de Gooyer
12/17/1925-11/02/2011
51
Julia Meade
12/17/1925-05/16/2016
51
Stephen Lewis
12/17/1926-08/12/2015
50
Patricia Plunkett
12/17/1926-10/13/1974
50
Died Aged:47
Patrice Wymore
12/17/1926-03/22/2014
50
Patricia Driscoll
12/17/1927
49
Richard Long
12/17/1927-12/21/1974
49
Died Aged:47
Robert Robinson
12/17/1927-08/12/2011
49
Waltraut Runze
12/17/1927
49
George Lindsey
12/17/1928-05/06/2012
48
Tony Harwood
12/17/1929-08/11/2005
47
Jacqueline Hill
12/17/1929-02/18/1993
47
Bob Guccione
12/17/1930-10/20/2010
46
Bob Guccione
12/17/1930-10/20/2010
46
Armin Mueller-Stahl
12/17/1930
46
Gerald Perry Finnerman
12/17/1931-04/06/2011
45
Dave Madden
12/17/1931-01/16/2014
45
Marilyn Eastman
12/17/1933
43
Cynthia Patrick
12/17/1934-10/29/2008
42
Rosemary Martin
12/17/1936-08/14/1998
40
Tommy Steele
12/17/1936
40
Del Henney
12/17/1938
38
Novella Nelson
12/17/1939-09/01/2017
37
Jan Watson
12/17/1942
34
Dave Dee
12/17/1943-01/09/2009
33
Bernard Hill
12/17/1944
32
Christopher Cazenove
12/17/1945-04/07/2010
31
Ernie Hudson
12/17/1945
31
Terri Messina
12/17/1945-08/21/2007
31
Lázaro Pérez
12/17/1945
31
Michael Stringer
12/17/1945
31
Jayne Eastwood
12/17/1946
30
Eugene Levy
12/17/1946
30
Boeing B-47 Stratojet
12/17/1947
29
Marilyn Hassett
12/17/1947
29
Wes Studi
12/17/1947
29
Cal Kuniholm
12/17/1948-11/26/2008
28
Joel Brooks
12/17/1949
27
Michael Cashman
12/17/1950
26
Sam Hennings
12/17/1950
26
John Walter Davis
12/17/1951
25
Barry Livingston
12/17/1953
23
Bill Pullman
12/17/1953
23
Mary Appleseth
12/17/1956-07/04/1998
20
Patrick Murray
12/17/1956
20
Hattie Hayridge
12/17/1959
17
Tilly Vosburgh
12/17/1960
16
Sara Dallin
12/17/1961
15
Eric Brown
12/17/1964
12
Dominic Renda
12/17/1964
12
Greg Kelly
12/17/1968
8
Sean Patrick Thomas
12/17/1970
6
Desmond Askew
12/17/1972
4
Laurie Holden
12/17/1972
4
Gavin O'Connor
12/17/1972
4
Rian Johnson
12/17/1973
3
Sarah Paulson
12/17/1974
2
Ian Petrella
12/17/1974
2
Giovanni Ribisi
12/17/1974
2
Marissa Ribisi
12/17/1974
2
Napiera Groves
12/17/1975
1
Milla Jovovich
12/17/1975
1
Dory Manzour
12/17/1976
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Released on Friday, Dec 17 1976
King Kong (1976)CinemaUSA
The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)CinemaUSA
The Shaggy D. A. (1976)CinemaUSA

Aired on Friday, Dec 17 1976
Chico and the ManOld Is Gold
EBC1: Emu's Broadcasting CompanyEpisode #2.6
Rutland Weekend TelevisionEpisode
Space: 1999The Beta Cloud

Now Showing Friday, Dec 17 1976
UK
Leicester Square Theatre
I Will, I Will for Now

Aired on Friday, Dec 17 1976
UK
BBC1
 8:25 pmWhen the Boat Comes InLadies, Women, Sweethearts & Wives
ITV
 8:00 pmWithin These WallsInvasion of Privacy

Aired on Friday, Dec 17 1976
USA
NBC
 9:00 pmRockford FilesPiece Work

UK Chart
Saturday, Dec 11 1976
Under The Moon Of LoveShowaddywaddy1
Somebody To LoveQueen2
Money, Money, MoneyABBA3
If You Leave Me NowChicago4
Livin' ThingElectric Light Orchestra5
You Make Me Feel Like DancingLeo Sayer6
Love MeYvonne Elliman7
When A Child Is Born (Soleado)Johnny Mathis8
If Not YouDr. Hook9
Lost In FranceBonnie Tyler10
Get BackRod Stewart11
Stop Me (If You've Heard It All Before)Billy Ocean12
Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest WordElton John13
Lean On MeMud14
Rock 'N' MeSteve Miller Band15
PortsmouthMike Oldfield16
Don't Make Me Wait Too LongBarry White17
Little Does She KnowKursaal Flyers18
FairytaleDana19
MississippiPussycat20


US Chart
Saturday, Dec 11 1976
Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)Rod Stewart1
The Rubberband ManSpinners2
Love So RightBee Gees3
Muskrat LoveCaptain and Tennille4
You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show)Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr.5
You Make Me Feel Like DancingLeo Sayer6
More Than A FeelingBoston7
Nadia's Theme (The Young And The Restless)Barry DeVorzon & Perry Botkin, Jr.8
You Are The WomanFirefall9
Nights Are Forever Without YouEngland Dan and John Ford Coley10
Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest WordElton John11
BethKiss12
Detroit Rock CityKiss12
After The Lovin'Engelbert Humperdinck13
The Wreck Of The Edmund FitzgeraldGordon Lightfoot15
Stand TallBurton Cummings16
Love MeYvonne Elliman17
DazzBrick18
Hot LineThe Sylvers19
Love BalladL.T.D.20