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2017

Tools of Titans by Tim Ferriss was one of the best seller of 2017.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2017.

2016

The House of Secrets by Brad Meltzer, Tod Goldberg was one of the best seller of 2016.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2016.

2015

Inside Out directed by Pete Docter, Ronnie Del Carmen was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2015.

2014

13 Hours by Mitchell Zuckoff with the Annex Security Team was one of the best seller of 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2014.

2013

Despicable Me 2 directed by Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2013.

2012

A Swedish Love Story directed by Roy Andersson was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2012.

2011

Transformers: Dark of the Moon directed by Michael Bay was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2011.

2010

The Last Airbender directed by M. Night Shyamalan was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2010.

2009

My Sister's Keeper directed by Nick Cassavetes was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2009.

2008

Hancock directed by Peter Berg was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2008.

2007

Sunshine directed by Danny Boyle was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2007.

2006

The Devil Wears Prada directed by David Frankel was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2006.

2005

War of the Worlds directed by Steven Spielberg was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2005.

2004

Spider-Man 2 directed by Sam Raimi was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2004.

2003

Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines directed by Jonathan Mostow was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2003.

2002

Men in Black II directed by Barry Sonnenfeld was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2002.

2001

Scary Movie 2 directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In UK The Real Slim Shady by Eminem was in the top 5 hits. The Patriot, directed by Roland Emmerich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. A Density Of Souls by Christopher Rice was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Katherine SSG. In that special week people in US were listening to If You Had My Love by Jennifer Lopez. Wild Wild West, directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. A Clash Of Kings by George R. R. Martin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1999.

1998

Armageddon directed by Michael Bay was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1998.

1997

Men in Black directed by Barry Sonnenfeld was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Kaj van der Voort. In UK Killing Me Softly by Fugees was in the top 5 hits. Criss Cross, directed by Robert Siodmak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. ?€œL?€? Is for Lawless by Sue Grafton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Gineste Twins. In UK Boom Boom Boom by The Outhere Brothers was in the top 5 hits. Judge Dredd, directed by Danny Cannon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. ?€œK?€? Is for Killer by Sue Grafton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Vixella . In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits. Baby's Day Out, directed by Patrick Read Johnson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. ?€œJ?€? Is for Judgment by Sue Grafton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Alison Henry. In UK Dreams by Gabrielle was in the top 5 hits. The Firm, directed by Sydney Pollack, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. A Cup Of Christmas Tea by Tom Hegg was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Leo Stronda. A League of Their Own, directed by Penny Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. A Brilliant Madness by Patty Duke and Gloria Hochman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Jason Dolley. In that special week people in US were listening to Rush Rush by Paula Abdul. Boyz n the Hood, directed by John Singleton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. A History Of The Arab Peoples by Albert Hourani was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Sooraj Pancholi. In that special week people in US were listening to Step By Step by New Kids On The Block. Die Hard 2, directed by Renny Harlin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. A Bed By The Window by M. Scott Peck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Presley Tucker. In that special week people in US were listening to Good Thing by Fine Young Cannibals. Weekend at Bernie's, directed by Ted Kotcheff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. A Brief History Of Time by Stephen W. Hawking was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Adriano Buzaid. In UK Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You by Glenn Medeiros was in the top 5 hits. Coming to America, directed by John Landis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. On TV people were watching Rough Guide to Europe.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1988.

1987

Spaceballs directed by Mel Brooks was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1987.

1986

Big Trouble in Little China directed by John Carpenter was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Francois Arnaud. In that special week people in US were listening to Sussudio by Phil Collins. Back to the Future, directed by Robert Zemeckis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. A Catskill Eagle by Robert B. Parker was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Marion Trott. In that special week people in US were listening to When Doves Cry by Prince. Conan the Destroyer, directed by Richard Fleischer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. ...And the Ladies of the Club by Helen Hooven Santmyer was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Marco Estrada. In that special week people in US were listening to Every Breath You Take by The Police. Twilight Zone: The Movie, directed by Joe Dante, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. A Hero For Our Times by Ralph G. Martin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Alberto Gilardino. In UK Fame by Irene Cara was in the top 5 hits. The Secret of NIMH, directed by Don Bluth, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. A Few Minutes With Andy Rooney by Andrew A. Rooney was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1982.

1981

For Your Eyes Only directed by John Glen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Eva Green. In that special week people in US were listening to Coming Up (Live At Glasgow) by Paul McCartney. Airplane!, directed by Jim Abrahams, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. A Field Guide To The Birds by Roger Tory Peterson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Tim Coly. In UK Are 'Friends' Electric by Tubeway Army was in the top 5 hits. The Wanderers, directed by Philip Kaufman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979. A Distant Mirror by Barbara W. Tuchman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1979.

1978

Famous people born on this day include Carmen Kempt. In UK You're The One That I Want by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits. Convoy, directed by Sam Peckinpah, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978. On TV people were watching Everyday Maths.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Royce Da 5'9''. In that special week people in US were listening to Undercover Angel by Alan O'Day. Sorcerer, directed by William Friedkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977. A Book Of Common Prayer by Joan Didion was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Bizarre . In UK Combine Harvester by The Wurzels was in the top 5 hits. To the Devil a Daughter, directed by Peter Sykes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. 1876 by Gore Vidal was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Chris Gratton. In that special week people in US were listening to Love Will Keep Us Together by The Captain and Tennille. Rollerball, directed by Norman Jewison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. A Bridge Too Far by Cornelius Ryan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1975.

1974

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Marcio Amoroso. In UK The Streak by Ray Stevens was in the top 5 hits. Where the Red Fern Grows, directed by Norman Tokar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1974.

1973

Famous people born on this day include Christy Rowe. In UK Welcome Home by Peters & Lee was in the top 5 hits. 40 Carats, directed by Milton Katselas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. Alistair Cooke'S America by Alistair Cooke was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Michael Bays in Enrico. In UK Puppy Love by Donny Osmond was in the top 5 hits. Duck, You Sucker, directed by Sergio Leone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. A Happy Death by Albert Camus was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Donna Faber. In UK Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep by Middle Of The Road was in the top 5 hits. Walkabout, directed by Nicolas Roeg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. A White House Diary by Lady Bird Johnson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1971.

1970

Catch-22 directed by Mike Nichols was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Haylea Petrie. In that special week people in US were listening to Love Theme From Romeo & Juliet by Henry Mancini, His Orchestra And Chorus. Death Rides a Horse, directed by Giulio Petroni, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969. A Long Row Of Candles by C.L. Sulzberger was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Molly Brock. In UK Baby Come Back by The Equals was in the top 5 hits. The Green Berets, directed by Ray Kellogg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968. A Mass For The Dead by William Gibson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Tim Worrell. In that special week people in US were listening to Windy by The Association. The Dirty Dozen, directed by Robert Aldrich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967. A Dream Of Kings by Harry Mark Petrakis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Kathryn Erbe. In that special week people in US were listening to Paperback Writer by The Beatles. The Sword of Doom, directed by Kihachi Okamoto, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. On TV people were watching Dark Shadows.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Lucy Han. In UK I'm Alive by The Hollies was in the top 5 hits. The Great Race, directed by Blake Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. A Covenant With Death by Stephen Becker was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Mark H Lascells. In UK It's Over by Roy Orbison was in the top 5 hits. The Masque of the Red Death, directed by Roger Corman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. A Day In The Life Of President Kennedy by Jim Bishop was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Mark Stockwell. In UK From Me To You by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. The Great Escape, directed by John Sturges, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. A Shade Of Difference by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Philippe Vandel. In UK I Can't Stop Loving You by Ray Charles was in the top 5 hits. Tales of Terror, directed by Roger Corman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962. A Bridge For Passing by Pearl S. Buck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Isabelle Poulenard. In that special week people in US were listening to Quarter To Three by Gary U.S. Bonds. Rocco and His Brothers, directed by Luchino Visconti, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961. A Burnt-Out Case by Graham Greene was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Pruitt Taylor Vince. In that special week people in US were listening to Everybody's Somebody's Fool by Connie Francis. 13 Ghosts, directed by William Castle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. A Distant Trumpet by Paul Horgan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1960.

1959

The Hound of the Baskervilles directed by Terence Fisher was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1959.

1958

King Creole directed by Michael Curtiz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include David Hanson. In UK Yes Tonight Josephine by Johnnie Ray was in the top 5 hits. An Affair to Remember, directed by Leo McCarey, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. On TV people were watching Richard Diamond, Private Detective.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1957.

1956

Somebody Up There Likes Me directed by Robert Wise was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Michael Gismondi. In UK Unchained Melody by Jimmy Young was in the top 5 hits. The Seven Little Foys, directed by Melville Shavelson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. A Charmed Life by Mary McCarthy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1955.

1954

Famous people born on this day include Leni Bjorklund. In UK Cara Mia by David Whitfield With Mantovani & His Orchestra was in the top 5 hits. Garden of Evil, directed by Henry Hathaway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954. A Child Of The Century by Ben Hecht was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1954.

1953

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes directed by Howard Hawks was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include David Dreier. The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men, directed by Ken Annakin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. A Creed For Free Enterprise by Clarence B. Randall was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1952.

1951

Strangers on a Train directed by Alfred Hitchcock was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1951.

1950

Destination Moon directed by Irving Pichel was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1950.

1949

The Fountainhead directed by King Vidor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1949.

1948

Easter Parade directed by Charles Walters was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1948.

1947

Brute Force directed by Jules Dassin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1947.

1946

Night and Day directed by Michael Curtiz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1946.

1945

The Silver Fleet directed by Vernon Campbell Sewell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1945.

1944

The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Robbie Robertson [Jamie]. The Canterville Ghost, directed by Jules Dassin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1944.

1943

Stage Door Canteen directed by Frank Borzage was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1943.

1942

And Now Tomorrow by Rachel Field was one of the best seller of 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1942.

1941

Sergeant York directed by Howard Hawks was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1941.

1940

All This, and Heaven Too directed by Anatole Litvak was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1940.

1939

Bachelor Mother directed by Garson Kanin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1939.

1938

Lord Jeff directed by Sam Wood was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1938.

1937

Wee Willie Winkie directed by John Ford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1937.

1936

Poor Little Rich Girl directed by Irving Cummings was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1936.

1935

The Dawn Rider directed by R.N. Bradbury was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1935.

1934

Of Human Bondage directed by John Cromwell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1934.

1933

His Private Secretary directed by Philip H. Whitman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1933.

1932

The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Edgar Louis Vanderstegen Millington Drake. Red-Headed Woman, directed by Jack Conway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932. Magnolia Street by Louis Golding was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1932.

1931

Maciste in Hell directed by Guido Brignone was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1931.

1930

The Unholy Three directed by Jack Conway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1930.

1929

High Voltage directed by Howard Higgin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1929.

1928

The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Warren Oates in Depoy. The Racket, directed by Lewis Milestone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928. Claire Ambler by Booth Tarkington was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1928.

1927

The Joyless Street directed by G.W. Pabst was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1927.

1926

Faces of Children directed by Jacques Feyder was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1926.

1925

Cyrano de Bergerac directed by Augusto Genina was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1925.

1924

A Gentleman of Courage by James Oliver Curwood was one of the best seller of 1924.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1924.

1923

The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include John McKay. Where the North Begins, directed by Chester M. Franklin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923. Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1923.

1922

Eyes of the Mummy Ma directed by Ernst Lubitsch was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1922.

1921

The Golem directed by Carl Boese was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1921.

1920

A Man for the Ages by Irving Bacheller was one of the best seller of 1920.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1920.

1919

The Lost Battalion directed by Burton King was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1919.

1918

Dere Mable by Edward Streeter was one of the best seller of 1918.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1918.

1917

Wild and Woolly directed by John Emerson was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1917.

1916

Flirting with Fate directed by Christy Cabanne was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1916.

1915

A Far Country by Winston Churchill was one of the best seller of 1915.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1915.

1914

The King of the Beggars directed by was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1914.

1913

The Flying Circus directed by Alfred Lind was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1913.

1912

A Hoosier Chronicle by Meredith Nicholson was one of the best seller of 1912.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1912.

1911

Dante's Inferno directed by Francesco Bertolini was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1911.

1910

A Modern Chronicle by Winston Churchill was one of the best seller of 1910.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1910.

1909

Katrine Elinor by Macartney Lane was one of the best seller of 1909.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1909.

1908

Mr. Crewe's Career by Winston Churchill was one of the best seller of 1908.

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1907

Satan Sanderson by Hallie Erminie Rives was one of the best seller of 1907.

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1906

Coniston by Winston Churchill was one of the best seller of 1906.

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1905

Nedra George by Barr McCutcheon was one of the best seller of 1905.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1905.

1904

In the Bishop's Carriage by Miriam Michelson was one of the best seller of 1904.

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1903

Gordon Keith by Thomas Nelson Page was one of the best seller of 1903.

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1902

Snow White directed by was one of the most viewed movies released in 1902.

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1901

Alice of Old Vincennes by Maurice Thompson was one of the best seller of 1901.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 July 1901.