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WhoBirthdayAge on Thursday, Dec 20 1973
Percy Williams
12/20/1860-09/29/1937
113
Died Aged:76
Charley Grapewin
12/20/1869-02/02/1956
104
Died Aged:86
Nellie Bywater
12/20/1873-12/28/1951
100
Died Aged:78
Bertha Belmore
12/20/1882-12/14/1953
91
Died Aged:70
Charles Gerrard
12/20/1883-01/01/1969
90
Died Aged:85
Yvonne Arnaud
12/20/1890-09/20/1958
83
Died Aged:67
André Carnège
12/20/1890-05/12/1969
83
Died Aged:78
Winifred Bryson
12/20/1892-08/20/1987
81
Frederick Burtwell
12/20/1893-11/16/1948
80
Died Aged:54
Irene Dunne
12/20/1898-09/04/1990
75
Frank Penny
12/20/1898-04/20/1946
75
Died Aged:47
Rod Amateau
12/20/1923
50
Carole Mowlam
12/20/19??-04/14/2012
Doris Waters
12/20/1900-08/17/1978
73
Albert Dekker
12/20/1905-05/05/1968
68
Died Aged:62
Lowell Gilmore
12/20/1906-01/31/1960
67
Died Aged:53
Dennis Morgan
12/20/1908-09/07/1994
65
Ralph Bard
12/20/1909-12/10/1996
64
Diane Ellis
12/20/1909-12/15/1930
64
Died Aged:20
Loretta White
12/20/1911-12/11/1978
62
Ernest Morrison
12/20/1912-07/24/1989
61
Sammy Morrison
12/20/1912-07/24/1989
61
Shirley Chambers
12/20/1913-09/11/2011
60
Rory MacDermot
12/20/1913-07/07/1980
60
Colette Mareuil
12/20/1914-11/12/1991
59
Paul Brickhill
12/20/1916-04/23/1991
57
Jim Diehl
12/20/1916-01/09/1973
57
Died Aged:56
Audrey Totter
12/20/1917-12/13/2013
56
Donald Tandy
12/20/1918-05/09/2014
55
Ted Fish
12/20/1919-12/21/1987
54
Bruni Löbel
12/20/1920-09/27/2006
53
Tom Gries
12/20/1922-01/03/1977
51
Michael St. Clair
12/20/1922-11/22/2001
51
Charita Bauer
12/20/1923-02/28/1985
50
René Havard
12/20/1923-12/07/1987
50
Charlie Callas
12/20/1924-01/27/2011
49
Yoneo Iguchi
12/20/1924-10/14/2004
49
Errol John
12/20/1924-07/10/1988
49
Nicole Maurey
12/20/1925-03/11/2016
48
Dolores Quinton
12/20/1926-03/31/2010
47
Philip Hurlic
12/20/1927-07/07/2014
46
David Cargill
12/20/1929
44
Renzo Palmer
12/20/1929-06/04/1988
44
Dominic Barto
12/20/1930
43
Noel Ferrier
12/20/1930-10/16/1997
43
Narda Onyx
12/20/1931-03/18/1991
42
Mala Powers
12/20/1931-06/11/2007
42
Joe Greco
12/20/1932-03/25/2009
41
John Hillerman
12/20/1932-11/09/2017
41
Bennett Ohta
12/20/1934-10/26/2013
39
Julie Stevens
12/20/1936
37
Kathryn Joosten
12/20/1939-06/02/2012
34
Pamela Austin
12/20/1941
32
Angel Tompkins
12/20/1942
31
Jacqueline Pearce
12/20/1943
30
Milt Tarver
12/20/1943-12/30/2004
30
Jean Fergusson
12/20/1944
29
Wendell Wellman
12/20/1944
29
Peter Criss
12/20/1945
28
Alphonso DeNoble
12/20/1946-11/??/1978
27
Lesley Judd
12/20/1946
27
Charles Sanders
12/20/1946-10/11/2011
27
John Spencer
12/20/1946-12/15/2005
27
Reg Tupper
12/20/1947
26
Stevie Wright
12/20/1947-12/27/2015
26
Leigh Hamilton
12/20/1949-09/08/2012
24
Claudia Jennings
12/20/1949-10/03/1979
24
Jenny Agutter
12/20/1952
21
Ray Bumatai
12/20/1952-10/06/2005
21
Michael Badalucco
12/20/1954
19
Blanche Baker
12/20/1956
17
Jerome Ehlers
12/20/1958-08/09/2014
15
Mark Keyloun
12/20/1960
13
Carolyn Seaward
12/20/1960
13
Joel Gretsch
12/20/1963
10
Karen Moncrieff
12/20/1963
10
Adrian Finighan
12/20/1964
9
Wendy Hamilton
12/20/1967
6
Joe Cornish
12/20/1968
5
Michael Yurchak
12/20/1971
2
Maksim Bityukov
12/20/1973
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Passed on Thursday, Dec 20 1973
Bobby Darin
Käthe von Nagy

Released on Thursday, Dec 20 1973
Paper Moon (1973)CinemaW.Germany

Aired on Thursday, Dec 20 1973
IronsideThe Last Payment
Two Ronnies
Beryl's LotSixes and Sevens
Some Mothers Do 'Ave EmFather's Clinic

Now Showing Thursday, Dec 20 1973
UK
ABC
La nuit américaine
Walking Tall
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 Thursday, Dec 20 1973
USA
ABC
 9:00 pmKung FuThe Elixir
10:00 pmStreets of San FranciscoMost Feared in the Jungle
CBS
 8:00 pmWaltonsThe Triangle

UK Chart
Saturday, Dec 15 1973
Merry X'mas EverybodySlade1
I Love You Love Me LoveGary Glitter2
My Coo Ca ChooAlvin Stardust3
You Won't Find Another Fool Like MeThe New Seekers4
Paper RosesMarie Osmond5
I Wish It Could Be Christmas EverydayWizzard6
LamplightDavid Essex7
Roll Away The StoneMott The Hoople8
Street LifeRoxy Music9
Why, Oh Why, Oh WhyGilbert O'Sullivan10
Dyna-miteMud11
When I Fall In LoveDonny Osmond12
AmoureuseKiki Dee13
Truck On (Tyke)T. Rex14
Helen WheelsPaul McCartney & Wings15
Let Me InThe Osmonds16
Love On A Mountain TopRobert Knight17
Keep On Truckin' (Part 1)Eddie Kendricks18
Do You Wanna Dance?Barry Blue19
Top Of The WorldCarpenters20


US Chart
Saturday, Dec 15 1973
The Most Beautiful GirlCharlie Rich1
Goodbye Yellow Brick RoadElton John2
Top Of The WorldCarpenters3
Just You 'N' MeChicago4
Time In A BottleJim Croce5
Hello It's MeTodd Rundgren6
Leave Me Alone (Ruby Red Dress)Helen Reddy7
PhotographRingo Starr8
The JokerSteve Miller Band9
If You're Ready (Come Go With Me)Staple Singers, The10
Space RaceBilly Preston11
The Love I Lost (Part 1)Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes12
Keep On Truckin' (Part 1)Eddie Kendricks13
Never, Never Gonna Give Ya UpBarry White14
Midnight Train To GeorgiaGladys Knight and the Pips15
Show And TellAl Wilson16
Rockin' Roll BabyStylistics, The17
My MusicLoggins and Messina18
Living For The CityStevie Wonder19
Mind GamesJohn Lennon20