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WhoBirthdayAge on Thursday, Apr 7 1966
Thomas G. Lingham
04/07/1874-02/19/1950
92
Died Aged:75
Gustave Gallet
04/07/1875-11/20/1955
91
Died Aged:80
Elsa Alsen
04/07/1880-01/31/1975
86
Ted Billings
04/07/1880-07/05/1947
86
Died Aged:67
Davy Burnaby
04/07/1881-04/18/1949
85
Died Aged:68
Ernest Butcher
04/07/1885-06/08/1965
81
Died Aged:80
Stanley Orr
04/07/1887-05/19/1968
79
Gina Manès
04/07/1893-09/06/1989
73
Bert Wheeler
04/07/1895-01/18/1968
71
Leo Franklyn
04/07/1897-09/17/1975
69
Walter Winchell
04/07/1897-02/20/1972
69
Francis Coppola
04/07/1939
27
Gavin Gordon
04/07/1901-04/07/1983
65
Joseph Attles
04/07/1903-10/29/1990
63
Edwin Layton
04/07/1903-04/12/1984
63
Walter Pym
04/07/1905-01/22/1980
61
Akira Kicchouji
04/07/1906
60
Robert Raglan
04/07/1909-07/18/1985
57
Louise Currie
04/07/1913-09/08/2013
53
Stanley Adams
04/07/1915-04/27/1977
51
Anthony Caruso
04/07/1916-04/04/2003
50
Robert Freitag
04/07/1916-07/08/2010
50
R.G. Armstrong
04/07/1917-07/27/2012
49
Robert Cabal
04/07/1917-05/11/2004
49
William Eythe
04/07/1918-01/26/1957
48
Died Aged:38
Ronald Howard
04/07/1918-12/19/1996
48
Moira Mannion
04/07/1918-08/15/1964
48
Died Aged:46
Drummond Erskine
04/07/1919-03/21/2009
47
Bobby Mallon
04/07/1919-09/10/2008
47
Irving J. Moore
04/07/1919-07/02/1993
47
Jackie Sardou
04/07/1919-04/02/1998
47
Albert Szabo
04/07/1919-02/06/1994
47
Allan Cuthbertson
04/07/1920-02/08/1988
46
Frank Matts
04/07/1920-11/13/1990
46
Dick Poston
04/07/1920-04/08/1986
46
Bill Butler
04/07/1921
45
Denis Shaw
04/07/1921-02/28/1971
45
Chris Adcock
04/07/1922
44
Margia Dean
04/07/1922
44
Sophie Desmarets
04/07/1922-02/13/2012
44
Ed Grennan
04/07/1922-08/22/2000
44
Aldo Bufi Landi
04/07/1923-02/02/2016
43
Daniel Emilfork
04/07/1924-10/17/2006
42
Helen Talbot
04/07/1924-01/29/2010
42
Gloria Warren
04/07/1926
40
Lawrence Davidson
04/07/1927-10/14/2000
39
Lawrence James
04/07/1927-02/21/1986
39
Doe Avedon
04/07/1928-12/18/2011
38
James Garner
04/07/1928-07/19/2014
38
Bryant Haliday
04/07/1928-07/28/1996
38
Alan J. Pakula
04/07/1928-11/19/1998
38
Jean-Claude Bercq
04/07/1929-12/12/2008
37
Pierre Frag
04/07/1929-06/26/1986
37
Andrew Sachs
04/07/1930-11/23/2016
36
Lynne Perrie
04/07/1931-03/25/2006
35
Stephen Bolster
04/07/1933
33
Wayne Rogers
04/07/1933-12/31/2015
33
Edrie Warner
04/07/1933-02/02/2000
33
Arthur Cox
04/07/1934
32
John Johns
04/07/1934-12/19/2011
32
Ian Richardson
04/07/1934-02/09/2007
32
Yvonne Lime
04/07/1935
31
Del Monroe
04/07/1936-06/05/2009
30
David Frost
04/07/1939-08/31/2013
27
Jean-Pierre Sentier
04/07/1940-01/05/1995
26
Keith Buckley
04/07/1941
25
Cornelia Frances
04/07/1941
25
Gorden Kaye
04/07/1941-01/23/2017
25
Danny Wells
04/07/1941-11/28/2013
25
Frank Gallacher
04/07/1943-02/23/2009
23
Roberta Shore
04/07/1943
23
Stan Winston
04/07/1946-06/15/2008
20
Stan Winston
04/07/1946-06/15/2008
20
Dennis Hayden
04/07/1952
14
Patricia Belcher
04/07/1954
12
Jackie Chan
04/07/1954
12
Ezio Greggio
04/07/1954
12
Werner Stocker
04/07/1955-05/27/1993
11
Alexandra Neil
04/07/1958
8
Don Bies
04/07/1961
5
Teri Ann Linn
04/07/1961
5
Kirsten Baker
04/07/1962
4
Jace Alexander
04/07/1964
2
Russell Crowe
04/07/1964
2
Nikki Fritz
04/07/1964
2
Ellie Harvie
04/07/1965
1
Andreas Strigl
04/07/1965
1

Passed on Thursday, Apr 7 1966
William Brisbane

Released on Thursday, Apr 7 1966
The Slender Thread (1965)CinemaW.Germany

Aired on Thursday, Apr 7 1966
Frost ReportClass
Weavers GreenEpisode #1.1
Danger ManNot So Jolly Roger

Now Showing Thursday, Apr 7 1966
UK
Casino
Battle of the Bulge
Coliseum
Cinerama's Russian Adventure
Royalty Theatre
My Fair Lady

Aired on Thursday, Apr 7 1966
UK
BBC1
10:45 amPogle's WoodGrains of Wheat
 4:45 pmJackanoryEmil and the Detectives: Part 4 - Lying in Wait

Aired on Thursday, Apr 7 1966
USA
ABC
 7:30 pmBatmanBatman Sets the Pace
 8:00 pmGidgetA Hard Night's Night
 9:00 pmBewitchedDisappearing Samantha
 9:30 pmPeyton PlaceEpisode #2.89
CBS
 7:30 pmMunstersA House Divided
 8:00 pmGilligan's IslandThe Friendly Physician
 8:30 pmMy Three SonsA Hunk of Hardware
NBC
 8:30 pmLaredoSound of Terror
 9:30 pmMona McCluskeyWill He or Won't He?

UK Chart
Thursday, Apr 7 1966
The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine AnymoreThe Walker Brothers1
Somebody Help MeThe Spencer Davis Group2
I Can't Let GoThe Hollies3
Dedicated Follower Of FashionThe Kinks4
Elusive ButterflyBob Lind5
Hold Tight!Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich6
Elusive ButterflyVal Doonican7
Shapes Of ThingsYardbirds8
The Sound Of SilenceThe Bachelors9
Make The World Go AwayEddy Arnold10
SubstituteThe Who11
Sha-La-La-La-LeeSmall Faces12
AlfieCilla Black13
Barbara AnnThe Beach Boys14
Blue Turns To GreyCliff Richard15
You Don't Have To Say You Love MeDusty Springfield16
What Now My LoveSonny & Cher17
Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)Cher18
Someday, One DayThe Seekers19
These Boots Are Made For Walkin'Nancy Sinatra20


US Chart
Saturday, Apr 2 1966
The Ballad Of The Green BeretsS/Sgt Barry Sadler1
19th Nervous BreakdownRolling Stones, The2
(You're My) Soul And InspirationRighteous Brothers, The3
Homeward BoundSimon and Garfunkel5
Nowhere ManThe Beatles6
California Dreamin'Mamas and The Papas, The7
These Boots Are Made For Walkin'Nancy Sinatra8
Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)Cher9
Sure Gonna Miss HerGary Lewis and the Playboys10
I'm So Lonesome I Could CryB.J. Thomas11
Love Makes The World Go RoundDeon Jackson12
634-5789 (Soulsville, USA)Wilson Pickett13
WomanPeter and Gordon14
Secret Agent ManJohnny Rivers15
Time Won't Let MeOutsiders, The16
Listen PeopleHerman's Hermits17
Elusive ButterflyBob Lind18
Baby Scratch My BackSlim Harpo19
This Old Heart Of Mine (Is Weak For You)Isley Brothers, The20