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WhoBirthdayAge on Monday, Oct 7 1968
R.G. Knowles
10/07/1858-01/01/1919
110
Died Aged:60
Margaret Armstrong
10/07/1885-12/15/1961
83
Died Aged:76
Jack Mulhall
10/07/1887-06/01/1979
81
Robert Z. Leonard
10/07/1889-08/27/1968
79
Died Aged:78
René Bergeron
10/07/1890-03/12/1971
78
Austin Trevor
10/07/1897-01/02/1978
71
Bertil Berglund
10/07/1898-02/19/1979
70
Willie Mae Carson
10/07/1899-01/14/1976
69
Vi Kaley
10/07/1899-????
69
Al Hoxie
10/07/1901-04/06/1982
67
Leslie Perrins
10/07/1901-12/13/1962
67
Died Aged:61
Betty Bowden
10/07/1904-08/20/1991
64
Andy Devine
10/07/1905-02/18/1977
63
Jean Ellyn
10/07/1905-11/23/1989
63
Rudolph Offenbach
10/07/1905-02/28/1968
63
Died Aged:62
Louis Adlon
10/07/1907-03/31/1947
61
Died Aged:39
Johnny Puleo
10/07/1907-05/03/1983
61
Richard Caldicot
10/07/1908-10/16/1995
60
Jack H. Young
10/07/1910-03/22/1992
58
Jo Jones
10/07/1911-09/03/1985
57
Noel Drayton
10/07/1913-12/07/1981
55
Akio Kusama
10/07/1913
55
Sarah Churchill
10/07/1914-09/24/1982
54
Alfred Drake
10/07/1914-07/25/1992
54
June Allyson
10/07/1917-07/08/2006
51
Helmut Dantine
10/07/1917-05/02/1982
51
Mila Parély
10/07/1917-01/14/2012
51
James Vickery
10/07/1918-10/19/1979
50
Jerry Oddo
10/07/1919-10/05/2003
49
Herbert Stass
10/07/1919-11/11/1999
49
Will Stampe
10/07/1920-09/01/1981
48
John Atkinson
10/07/1921-05/12/2007
47
Tommy Farrell
10/07/1921-05/09/2004
47
Martha Stewart
10/07/1922
46
Sonja Kolthoff
10/07/1923-09/17/1970
45
May Boss
10/07/1924-09/16/2015
44
Joyce Reynolds
10/07/1925
43
Robert L. Friend
10/07/1926-08/31/1989
42
Diana Lynn
10/07/1926-12/18/1971
42
Tony Beckley
10/07/1927-04/19/1980
41
Al Martino
10/07/1927-10/13/2009
41
Joseph Sirola
10/07/1929
39
Anna Lee Carroll
10/07/1930-04/30/2017
38
Brandon Brady
10/07/1931-06/01/1999
37
Vanda Hudson
10/07/1933-04/02/2004
35
James Almanzar
10/07/1934-06/09/2002
34
Charlie Davao
10/07/1934-08/08/2010
34
Ellaraino
10/07/1938
30
Clive James
10/07/1939
29
Raimund Harmstorf
10/07/1940-05/03/1998
28
Louise Vienna
10/07/1940-01/06/2008
28
Madeleine Fisher
10/07/1941
27
Melinda O. Fee
10/07/1942
26
Barbara Ann Lawford
10/07/1942
26
Austin Stoker
10/07/1943
25
Tallie Cochrane
10/07/1944-05/21/2011
24
Michael Ruud
10/07/1944
24
Hugh Fraser
10/07/1945
23
Kevin Godley
10/07/1945
23
Lightning Bear
10/07/1947-06/11/2011
21
Diamond Farnsworth
10/07/1949
19
John Mellencamp
10/07/1951
17
Mary Badham
10/07/1952
16
Tom McBride
10/07/1952-09/24/1995
16
Linda Griffiths
10/07/1953-09/21/2014
15
Christopher Norris
10/07/1953
15
Jordan Williams
10/07/1955-03/13/2006
13
James Van Patten
10/07/1956
12
Jayne Torvill
10/07/1957
11
Rosalyn Landor
10/07/1958
10
Dylan Baker
10/07/1959
9
Simon Cowell
10/07/1959
9
David Born
10/07/1960
8
Judy Landers
10/07/1961
7
Learjet
10/07/1963
5
Samir Guesmi
10/07/1967
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Released on Monday, Oct 7 1968
Hammerhead (1968)CInemaAUK

Aired on Monday, Oct 7 1968
Dark ShadowsEpisode #1.596
Here's LucyLucy, the Process Server
SkippyTen Little Visitors
Carol Burnett ShowEpisode #2.3

Now Showing Monday, Oct 7 1968
UK
Casino
2001: A Space Odyssey

Aired on Monday, Oct 7 1968
UK
BBC1
 4:40 pmJackanoryChi Ming: Chi Ming and the Tiger Kitten
 7:05 pmZ CarsThe Paperchase : 1
 9:05 pmSherlock HolmesThe Hound of the Baskervilles: Part 2
BBC2
 8:50 pmMorecambe and Wise ShowEpisode
 9:25 pmThirty Minute TheatreSomething to Hide: The First Floor
ITV
 8:30 pmITV PlayhouseNumber Ten

Aired on Monday, Oct 7 1968
USA
ABC
 9:00 pmPeyton PlaceEpisode #5.7
CBS
 7:30 pmGunsmokeZavala
NBC
 7:30 pmI Dream of JeannieTomorrow Is Not Another Day
 8:00 pmRowan & Martin's Laugh-InEpisode #2.4

UK Chart
Wednesday, Oct 2 1968
Those Were The DaysMary Hopkin1
Hey JudeThe Beatles2
JesamineThe Casuals3
Little ArrowsLeapy Lee4
Hold Me TightJohnny Nash5
I've Gotta Get A Message To YouThe Bee Gees6
Lady WillpowerThe Union Gap featuring Gary Puckett7
I Say A Little PrayerAretha Franklin8
The Red BalloonThe Dave Clark Five9
High In The SkyAmen Corner10
Ice In The SunStatus Quo11
Do It AgainThe Beach Boys12
Classical GasMason Williams13
On The Road AgainCanned Heat14
Dream A Little Dream Of MeMama Cass15
Hello I Love YouThe Doors16
A Day Without LoveThe Love Affair17
My Little LadyThe Tremeloes18
Help YourselfTom Jones19
Hard To HandleOtis Redding20


US Chart
Saturday, Oct 5 1968
Hey JudeThe Beatles1
Harper Valley P.T.A.Jeannie C. Riley2
FireCrazy World Of Arthur Brown, The3
Little Green ApplesO.C. Smith4
Slip AwayClarence Carter6
People Got To Be FreeRascals, The7
I've Gotta Get A Message To YouBee Gees8
1,2,3 Red LightThe 1910 Fruitgum Co.9
I Say A Little PrayerAretha Franklin10
Time Has Come TodayChambers Brothers, The11
RevolutionThe Beatles12
Say It Loud - I'm Black And I'm Proud (Part 1)James Brown14
The House That Jack BuiltAretha Franklin15
HushDeep Purple16
Midnight ConfessionsGrass Roots, The17
My Special AngelVogues, The18
Light My FireJose Feliciano19
(The Lament Of The Cherokee) Indian ReservationDon Fardon20