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WhoBirthdayAge on Wednesday, Dec 26 1973
Bob Perry
12/26/1878-01/08/1962
95
Died Aged:83
Marguerite Pierry
12/26/1887-01/20/1963
86
Died Aged:75
Vladimir Sokoloff
12/26/1889-02/15/1962
84
Died Aged:72
Don Barclay
12/26/1892-10/16/1975
81
Netta Packer
12/26/1895-11/06/1962
78
Died Aged:66
Maya Van Horn
12/26/1896-12/08/1983
77
Rebecca Burritt
12/26/1897-02/24/1996
76
Robert Noël
12/26/1899-01/05/1969
74
Died Aged:69
Auguste Blom
12/26/1869-1947
104
Steve Steen
12/26/19??
Charles Perry
12/26/1900-02/26/1967
73
Died Aged:66
Alberto Morin
12/26/1902-04/07/1989
71
Elisha Cook Jr.
12/26/1903-05/18/1995
70
Frank D'Annolfo
12/26/1907-05/05/2003
66
Iris Ashley
12/26/1909-01/??/1994
64
Herman Rudin
12/26/1912-12/12/2000
61
Dudley Jones
12/26/1914-11/10/1990
59
Geoffrey Lumsden
12/26/1914-03/04/1984
59
Richard Widmark
12/26/1914-03/24/2008
59
Arne Gordon
12/26/1915-06/??/2004
58
Valerie White
12/26/1915-12/03/1975
58
Mario Scaccia
12/26/1919
54
Steve Allen
12/26/1921-10/30/2000
52
Wag Blesing
12/26/1921-10/14/1981
52
David Davenport
12/26/1921-11/27/1995
52
Cay Forrester
12/26/1921-06/18/2005
52
Steven Ritch
12/26/1921-07/20/1995
52
Sean Sullivan
12/26/1921-06/03/1985
52
Gordon Boyd
12/26/1922-10/08/2009
51
Alfred Dennis
12/26/1922
51
Bernard Kates
12/26/1922-02/02/2010
51
Richard Mayes
12/26/1922-10/22/2006
51
Gordon Needham
12/26/1922-10/08/2009
51
Shawn Smith
12/26/1922-04/04/1995
51
Hisao Dazai
12/26/1923-11/20/1998
50
André Dionnet
12/26/1924
49
Damir Vyatich-Berezhnykh
12/26/1925-1993
48
Chuck Hicks
12/26/1927
46
Akihiko Hirata
12/26/1927-07/25/1984
46
Alan King
12/26/1927-05/09/2004
46
Denis Quilley
12/26/1927-10/05/2003
46
Kathleen Crowley
12/26/1929-04/23/2017
44
Régine
12/26/1929
44
Jean Ferrat
12/26/1930-03/13/2010
43
Donald Moffat
12/26/1930
43
Tom van Beek
12/26/1931-01/20/2002
42
Robert V. Barron
12/26/1932-12/01/2000
41
Carroll Spinney
12/26/1933
40
Valentin Kulik
12/26/1934-03/15/2005
39
Bill Mitchell
12/26/1934-08/20/1997
39
Carlos Douglas
12/26/1935-12/18/2004
38
Clemence Bettany
12/26/1936
37
Christina Schollin
12/26/1937
36
Lex Schoorel
12/26/1938
35
Fred Schepisi
12/26/1939-Melbourne
34
James Beckett
12/26/1940
33
Phil Spector
12/26/1940
33
Maria de Aragon
12/26/1942
31
Rosko
12/26/1942
31
Jackie Skarvellis
12/26/1942-10/26/2016
31
Jane Lapotaire
12/26/1944
29
Joyce Jillson
12/26/1945-10/01/2004
28
Ira Newborn
12/26/1949
24
Victoria Racimo
12/26/1950
23
Steve Bisley
12/26/1951
22
Charles Lane
12/26/1953
20
Tony Rosato
12/26/1954-01/09/2017
19
Mieko Harada
12/26/1958
15
Stephen Cinabro
12/26/1959-05/27/2009
14
Becca Lish
12/26/1959
14
John Lynch
12/26/1961
12
Jörg Schüttauf
12/26/1961
12
Tahnee Welch
12/26/1961
12
Dennis Knight
12/26/1968
5
Bill Lawrence
12/26/1968
5
Shayla LaVeaux
12/26/1969
4
Graham Shiels
12/26/1970
3
Jared Leto
12/26/1971
2
Alexandra Rapaport
12/26/1971
2
Matteo Cafiso
12/26/1972
1

Passed on Wednesday, Dec 26 1973
James Dyrenforth
Steven Geray
William Haines

Released on Wednesday, Dec 26 1973
The Day of the Jackal (1973)CinemaDenmark
Holiday on the Buses (1973)CinemaAUK

Aired on Wednesday, Dec 26 1973
Dick Emery ShowEpisode dated 26 December 1973

Now Showing Wednesday, Dec 26 1973
UK
ABC
La nuit américaine
Casino
This is Cinerama
Leicester Square Theatre
Day of the Dolphin
Scene
The Canterbury Tales
Studio One
Digby
The Biggest Dog in the World

Aired on Wednesday, Dec 26 1973
UK
BBC1
 9:35 pmTwo RonniesThe Two Ronnies Old Fashioned Christmas Mystery

UK Chart
Saturday, Dec 22 1973
Merry X'mas EverybodySlade1
I Love You Love Me LoveGary Glitter2
You Won't Find Another Fool Like MeThe New Seekers3
I Wish It Could Be Christmas EverydayWizzard4
My Coo Ca ChooAlvin Stardust5
Paper RosesMarie Osmond6
The Show Must Go OnLeo Sayer7
LamplightDavid Essex8
Roll Away The StoneMott The Hoople9
Street LifeRoxy Music10
ForeverRoy Wood11
Truck On (Tyke)T. Rex12
Why, Oh Why, Oh WhyGilbert O'Sullivan13
GaudeteSteeleye Span14
When I Fall In LoveDonny Osmond15
Love On A Mountain TopRobert Knight16
Dance With The DevilCozy Powell17
AmoureuseKiki Dee18
Let Me InThe Osmonds19
I Wish It Would RainFaces20
Pool Hall RichardFaces20


US Chart
Saturday, Dec 22 1973
The Most Beautiful GirlCharlie Rich1
Goodbye Yellow Brick RoadElton John2
Time In A BottleJim Croce3
Leave Me Alone (Ruby Red Dress)Helen Reddy4
Hello It's MeTodd Rundgren5
The JokerSteve Miller Band6
Top Of The WorldCarpenters7
Just You 'N' MeChicago8
If You're Ready (Come Go With Me)The Staple Singers9
Never, Never Gonna Give Ya UpBarry White10
Show And TellAl Wilson11
Smokin' In The Boys RoomBrownsville Station12
PhotographRingo Starr13
Rockin' Roll BabyThe Stylistics14
Living For The CityStevie Wonder15
My MusicLoggins and Messina16
The Love I Lost (Part 1)Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes17
I've Got To Use My ImaginationGladys Knight and the Pips18
Mind GamesJohn Lennon19
Helen WheelsPaul McCartney20