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WhoBirthdayAge on Saturday, Oct 21 1972
Townsend Whitling
10/21/1870-06/24/1952
102
Died Aged:81
Lamberto Picasso
10/21/1880-09/17/1962
92
Died Aged:81
Janet Beecher
10/21/1884-08/06/1955
88
Died Aged:70
Alex Melesh
10/21/1890-03/05/1949
82
Died Aged:58
Edgar K. Bruce
10/21/1893-11/01/1971
79
Died Aged:78
Bertha Mann
10/21/1893-12/20/1967
79
Died Aged:74
Delos Jewkes
10/21/1895-07/17/1984
77
George Nardelli
10/21/1895-09/16/1973
77
Edna Purviance
10/21/1895-01/11/1958
77
Died Aged:62
Lloyd Hughes
10/21/1897-06/06/1958
75
Died Aged:60
Fred Pasquali
10/21/1898-06/12/1991
74
Richard Nicholls
10/21/1900-03/??/1973
72
George Wiltshire
10/21/1901-12/04/1976
71
Lillian Bronson
10/21/1902-08/02/1995
70
Renée Passeur
10/21/1905-01/16/1975
67
Carleton Young
10/21/1905-11/07/1994
67
Jean Sylvain
10/21/1906-06/05/1970
66
Died Aged:63
Pierre Dux
10/21/1908-12/01/1990
64
Mary Blair
10/21/1911-07/26/1978
61
Peter Graves
10/21/1911-06/06/1994
61
Don Byas
10/21/1912-08/24/1972
60
Died Aged:59
Birdie M. Hale
10/21/1912-06/04/2009
60
John Bethune
10/21/1913-07/21/2007
59
Fransined
10/21/1914-10/17/2012
58
Joe Haworth
10/21/1914-07/02/2000
58
Rodney Bell
10/21/1915-08/03/1968
57
Died Aged:52
Stewart Nedd
10/21/1915-03/05/1971
57
Died Aged:55
Andrea Checchi
10/21/1916-03/31/1974
56
Alf Mangan
10/21/1916-06/16/1988
56
Dizzy Gillespie
10/21/1917-01/06/1993
55
Alan Dexter
10/21/1918-12/19/1983
54
Hy Averback
10/21/1920-10/14/1997
52
Ruth Terry
10/21/1920-03/11/2016
52
Peggy Aitchison
10/21/1921-01/29/1990
51
Malcolm Arnold
10/21/1921-09/23/2006
51
Bruce Beeby
10/21/1921-10/20/2013
51
Robert Clothier
10/21/1921-02/10/1999
51
Mitch Mitchell
10/21/1921-09/23/2002
51
Marie Harmon
10/21/1923
49
Celia Cruz
10/21/1924-07/16/2003
48
Michele Montau
10/21/1924-03/24/1989
48
Joyce Randolph
10/21/1924
48
Jean-Pierre Jorris
10/21/1925-02/21/2017
47
Steve Previn
10/21/1925-07/12/1993
47
Leonard Rossiter
10/21/1926-10/05/1984
46
Fred Sadoff
10/21/1926-05/06/1994
46
Howard Zieff
10/21/1927-02/21/2009
45
Pierre Bellemare
10/21/1929-05/26/2018
43
Ursula K. Le Guin
10/21/1929-01/22/2018
43
Pascale Roberts
10/21/1930
42
Nicole Courcel
10/21/1931-06/25/2016
41
Vivian Pickles
10/21/1931
41
Claude Bessy
10/21/1932
40
Georgia Brown
10/21/1933-06/06/1992
39
Pat Keen
10/21/1933-03/01/2013
39
Richard Forbes
10/21/1935-09/12/1979
37
Richard Sinatra
10/21/1935-09/12/1979
37
Maureen Duffy
10/21/1936
36
Jack Taylor
10/21/1936
36
Craig Chudy
10/21/1937
35
Rani Dubé
10/21/1937-04/18/2010
35
Edith Scob
10/21/1937
35
Barbara Bermel
10/21/1938-07/05/1999
34
Rhoda Gemignani
10/21/1940
32
Julie Parrish
10/21/1940-10/01/2003
32
Pat Ast
10/21/1941-10/03/2001
31
Steve Cropper
10/21/1941
31
Daniel Dietrich
10/21/1941-09/01/2015
31
Hugh Dane
10/21/1942-05/16/2018
30
Roland Mahauden
10/21/1942-11/09/2018
30
Judy Sheindlin
10/21/1942
30
Paula Kelly
10/21/1943
29
Curtis Credel
10/21/1944
28
Kulbhushan Kharbanda
10/21/1944
28
Butch Miller
10/21/1944
28
Mandy Rice-Davies
10/21/1944-12/18/2014
28
Adam Kurakin
10/21/1945-04/08/1989
27
Everett McGill
10/21/1945
27
Nikita Mikhalkov
10/21/1945
27
Fred Pierce
10/21/1946-07/09/2000
26
Dick Christie
10/21/1948
24
Tom Everett
10/21/1948
24
Lux Interior
10/21/1948-02/04/2009
24
LaTanya Richardson Jackson
10/21/1949
23
Phillip Kwok Chun-Fung
10/21/1951
21
Patti Davis
10/21/1952
20
Matt Landers
10/21/1952-03/12/2015
20
Eleonora Giorgi
10/21/1953
19
Carrie Fisher
10/21/1956-12/27/2016
16
Tamara De Treaux
10/21/1959-11/28/1990
13
Tony Ganios
10/21/1959
13
Ken Watanabe
10/21/1959
13
Melora Walters
10/21/1968
4
Nathan Anderson
10/21/1969
3
Michael Kopelow
10/21/1969
3
Damon Whitaker
10/21/1970
2
Stuart Bunce
10/21/1971
1

Passed on Saturday, Oct 21 1972
Felix Felton

Aired on Saturday, Oct 21 1972
Mary Tyler Moore ShowRhoda the Beautiful
Alias Smith and JonesBushwack!

Now Showing Saturday, Oct 21 1972
UK
Casino
Lily Tomlin

Aired on Saturday, Oct 21 1972
UK
Anglia
11:30 pmThe Curse of Frankenstein
BBC1
 6:45 pmDixon of Dock GreenGun Point
 7:35 pmTwo Ronnies
BBC2
 8:20 pmWar and PeaceA Letter and Two Proposals
ITV
 5:10 pmAdventures of Black BeautyRunaway
 9:30 pmUpstairs, DownstairsThe New Man
10:15 pmSunday Night TheatreTed

Aired on Saturday, Oct 21 1972
USA
CBS
 8:00 pmAll in the FamilyEdith Flips Her Wig
 8:30 pmBridget Loves BernieThe Newlybeds
 9:30 pmBob Newhart ShowGoodnight Nancy
10:00 pmMission: ImpossibleCocaine
NBC
 8:00 pmEmergency!Saddled

UK Chart
Saturday, Oct 21 1972
Mouldy Old DoughLieutenant Pigeon1
Donna10cc2
You're A LadyPeter Skellern3
How Can I Be SureDavid Cassidy4
I Didn't Know I Loved You (Till I Saw You Rock And Roll)Gary Glitter5
In A Broken DreamPython Lee Jackson6
Burning LoveElvis Presley7
Wig-Wam BamThe Sweet8
ElectedAlice Cooper9
Children Of The RevolutionT. Rex10
Big SixJudge Dread11
There Are More Questions Than AnswersJohnny Nash12
John, I'm Only DancingDavid Bowie13
Too YoungDonny Osmond14
ClairGilbert O'Sullivan15
Suzanne, Beware Of The DevilDandy Livingstone16
Come On Over To My PlaceThe Drifters17
Goodbye To LoveCarpenters18
BurlesqueFamily19
Back StabbersThe O'Jays20


US Chart
Saturday, Oct 21 1972
My Ding-A-LingChuck Berry1
Use MeBill Withers2
Burning LoveElvis Presley3
Everybody Plays The FoolThe Main Ingredient4
Nights In White SatinThe Moody Blues5
BenMichael Jackson6
Baby Don't Get Hooked On MeMac Davis7
Garden PartyRick Nelson8
PopcornHot Butter9
Go All The WayRaspberries10
Tight RopeLeon Russell11
Freddie's Dead (Theme From Superfly)Curtis Mayfield12
You Wear It WellRod Stewart13
WhyDonny Osmond15
Lonely BoyDonny Osmond15
Speak To The SkyRick Springfield16
Listen To The MusicThe Doobie Brothers17
Get On The Good Foot (Part 1)James Brown18
The City Of New OrleansArlo Guthrie19
I Can See Clearly NowJohnny Nash20