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WhoBirthdayAge on Sunday, Dec 24 1972
Robert Conness
12/24/1867-01/15/1941
105
Died Aged:73
Wilfred Noy
12/24/1883-03/29/1948
89
Died Aged:64
Hélène Dieudonné
12/24/1884-09/29/1980
88
Evelyn Hall
12/24/1884-08/22/1968
88
Died Aged:83
Eulalie Jensen
12/24/1884-10/07/1952
88
Died Aged:67
Michael Curtiz
12/24/1886-04/10/1962
86
Died Aged:75
Louis Jouvet
12/24/1887-08/16/1951
85
Died Aged:63
Bob Kortman
12/24/1887-03/13/1967
85
Died Aged:79
Michael Curtiz
12/24/1888-04/10/1962
84
Died Aged:73
Palmyre Levasseur
12/24/1888-08/04/1963
84
Died Aged:74
Mario Bonnard
12/24/1889-03/22/1965
83
Died Aged:75
Ruth Chatterton
12/24/1892-11/24/1961
80
Died Aged:68
Carl Brisson
12/24/1893-09/26/1958
79
Died Aged:64
Danny Borzage
12/24/1896-06/17/1975
76
Nino Pipitone
12/24/1902-12/12/1977
70
Paul Renay
12/24/1906-02/04/1953
66
Died Aged:46
Lyubov Dobrzhanskaya
12/24/1908-11/03/1980
64
Jeanne Herviale
12/24/1908-10/29/1989
64
John Bagni
12/24/1910-02/13/1954
62
Died Aged:43
Betty Ann Davies
12/24/1910-05/14/1955
62
Died Aged:44
Noel Dryden
12/24/1910-03/23/1970
62
Died Aged:59
Fritz Leiber
12/24/1910-09/05/1992
62
Dorothy Hyson
12/24/1914-05/23/1996
58
Helen Brown
12/24/1915-09/09/1994
57
Henry Vroom
12/24/1916-09/11/1969
56
Died Aged:52
Alan Fordney
12/24/1918-07/07/1997
54
Polly Burson
12/24/1919-04/04/2006
53
John Barron
12/24/1920-07/03/2004
52
Betty Jane Graham
12/24/1920-07/01/1998
52
Jimmy Clitheroe
12/24/1921-06/06/1973
51
Mickey Knox
12/24/1921-11/15/2013
51
Ava Gardner
12/24/1922-01/25/1990
50
David F. Friedman
12/24/1923-02/14/2011
49
Carol Haney
12/24/1924-05/10/1964
48
Died Aged:39
Innes Lloyd
12/24/1925-08/23/1991
47
Joe Abdullah
12/24/1926-03/10/1999
46
Thelma Pelish
12/24/1926-03/06/1983
46
Donna Martell
12/24/1927
45
Norman Rossington
12/24/1928-05/21/1999
44
Serena Sande
12/24/1928-07/18/2001
44
Neil Vipond
12/24/1929
43
Jim Gallant
12/24/1930-05/06/2014
42
Jill Bennett
12/24/1931-10/04/1990
41
Amilcar Botica
12/24/1931-01/28/1993
41
Robert Ridgely
12/24/1931-02/08/1997
41
Brian Smith
12/24/1932
40
Noëlle Adam
12/24/1933
39
Everett Creach
12/24/1933-11/10/1994
39
Philippe Nahon
12/24/1938
34
Christiane Schmidtmer
12/24/1939-03/30/2003
33
Janet Carroll
12/24/1940-05/22/2012
32
Sharon Farrell
12/24/1940
32
David Arkin
12/24/1941-01/14/1990
31
Michael Billington
12/24/1941-06/06/2005
31
John Levene
12/24/1941
31
Christopher Neame
12/24/1942-06/12/2011
30
Claude Brosset
12/24/1943
29
Barry Chuckle
12/24/1944
28
Lemmy
12/24/1945-12/28/2015
27
Nicholas Meyer
12/24/1945
27
Rick Gates
12/24/1947
25
Ryan Seacrest
12/24/1947
25
Edwige Fenech
12/24/1948
24
Barra Grant
12/24/1948
24
Andy Bumatai
12/24/1953
19
Timothy Carhart
12/24/1953
19
Sandor Boros
12/24/1954
18
Grand L. Bush
12/24/1955
17
Clarence Gilyard Jr.
12/24/1955
17
Charley Lang
12/24/1955
17
John Arndt
12/24/1956-08/15/2017
16
Stephanie Hodge
12/24/1956
16
Scott Spiegel
12/24/1957
15
Perry Lang
12/24/1959
13
Jesús Ochoa
12/24/1959
13
Carol Vorderman
12/24/1960
12
Ricky Grover
12/24/1961
11
Wade Williams
12/24/1961
11
Kate Spade
12/24/1962-06/05/2018
10
Caroline Aherne
12/24/1963-07/02/2016
9
Mark Valley
12/24/1964
8
Shirley Henderson
12/24/1965
7
Diedrich Bader
12/24/1968
4
Amaury Nolasco
12/24/1970
2
Will Oldham
12/24/1970
2
Ricky Martin
12/24/1971
1

Passed on Sunday, Dec 24 1972
Mel Ruick
Arthur Stenning

Aired on Sunday, Dec 24 1972
McCloudThe Park Avenue Rustlers
Lift OffEpisode #4.74
Night GalleryShe'll Be Company for You
Ghost Story for ChristmasA Warning to the Curious

Now Showing Sunday, Dec 24 1972
UK
Casino
Great Waltz

Aired on Sunday, Dec 24 1972
USA
ABC
 8:00 pmF.B.I.Dark Christmas
CBS
 8:00 pmM*A*S*HEdwina
 9:30 pmMannixA Game of Shadows

 
UK Chart
Saturday, Dec 23 1972
Long Haired Lover From LiverpoolLittle Jimmy Osmond1
My Ding-A-LingChuck Berry2
Solid Gold Easy ActionT. Rex3
Happy Xmas (War Is Over)John And Yoko And The Plastic Ono Band With The Harlem Community Choir4
Crazy HorsesThe Osmonds5
Gudbuy T'JaneSlade6
Crocodile RockElton John7
BenMichael Jackson8
WhyDonny Osmond9
Nights In White SatinThe Moody Blues10
Shotgun WeddingRoy 'C'11
AngelRod Stewart12
What Made Milwaukee Famous (Has Made A Loser Out Of Me)Rod Stewart12
Little Drummer BoyThe Pipes & Drums & The Military Band Of The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards13
Help Me Make It Through The NightGladys Knight & The Pips14
Stay With MeBlue Mink15
The Jean GenieDavid Bowie16
Rock Me BabyDavid Cassidy17
Big SevenJudge Dread18
Getting A DragLynsey De Paul19
Lookin' Through The WindowsThe Jackson Five20


US Chart
Saturday, Dec 23 1972
Me And Mrs. JonesBilly Paul1
You Ought To Be With MeAl Green3
ClairGilbert O'Sullivan4
It Never Rains In Southern CaliforniaAlbert Hammond5
If You Don't Know Me By NowHarold Melvin and the Blue Notes6
Funny FaceDonna Fargo7
Papa Was A Rollin' StoneThe Temptations8
You're So VainCarly Simon9
Rockin' Pneumonia - Boogie Woogie FluJohnny Rivers10
I Can See Clearly NowJohnny Nash11
SuperflyCurtis Mayfield12
Something's Wrong With MeAustin Roberts13
Your Mama Don't DanceKenny Loggins14
Keeper Of The CastleFour Tops15
Sweet SurrenderBread16
Living In The PastJethro Tull17
Corner Of The SkyJackson 518
Walk On WaterNeil Diamond19
Ventura HighwayAmerica20