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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: 08 June 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: 08 June 2016.

2015

Mad Max: Fury Road directed by George Miller was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 2015.

2014

X-Men: Days of Future Past directed by Bryan Singer was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 2014.

2013

Now You See Me directed by Louis Leterrier was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 2013.

2012

Prometheus directed by Ridley Scott was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 2012.

2011

X-Men: First Class directed by Matthew Vaughn was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 2011.

2010

The A-Team directed by Joe Carnahan was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 2010.

2009

The Hangover directed by Todd Phillips was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 2009.

2008

The Incredible Hulk directed by Louis Leterrier was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 2008.

2007

Ocean's Thirteen directed by Steven Soderbergh was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 2007.

2006

The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift directed by Justin Lin was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 2006.

2005

Mr. & Mrs. Smith directed by Doug Liman was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 2005.

2004

Famous people born on this day include Francesca Capaldi. In UK F**k It (I Don't Want You Back) by Eamon was in the top 5 hits. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, directed by Alfonso Cuarn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004. 3rd Degree by James Patterson, Andrew Gross was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 2004.

2003

2 Fast 2 Furious directed by John Singleton was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 2003.

2002

Famous people born on this day include Countess Eloise. In that special week people in US were listening to Foolish by Ashanti. Scooby-Doo, directed by Raja Gosnell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002. 1st to Die by James Patterson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 2002.

2001

Swordfish directed by Dominic Sena was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Hayes Grier. In that special week people in US were listening to Maria, Maria by Santana. Gone in Sixty Seconds, directed by Dominic Sena, 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: 08 June 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Olivia Beeman. In UK Sweet Like Chocolate by Shanks & Bigfoot was in the top 5 hits. Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, directed by Jay Roach, 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: 08 June 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Ethan Almond. In UK C'est La Vie by B*Witched was in the top 5 hits. Mulan, directed by Tony Bancroft, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. A Certain Justice by P. D. James was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1998.

1997

Con Air directed by Simon West was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Doğanay Kılıç. In that special week people in US were listening to Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony. The Rock, directed by Michael Bay, 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: 08 June 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Alec Holden. In UK Unchained Melody / White Cliffs Of Dover by Robson Green & Jerome Flynn was in the top 5 hits. The Bridges of Madison County, directed by Clint Eastwood, 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: 08 June 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Nicholas Joseph Mills. In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits. The Flintstones, directed by Brian Levant, 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: 08 June 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Hayden Voss. In UK (I Can't Help) Falling In Love With You by UB40 was in the top 5 hits. Grave of the Fireflies, directed by Isao Takahata, 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: 08 June 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Skizzy Mars. In UK Abba-esque (EP) by Erasure was in the top 5 hits. Patriot Games, directed by Phillip Noyce, 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: 08 June 1992.

1991

City Slickers directed by Ron Underwood was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Jesse Polock. In that special week people in US were listening to Hold On by Wilson Phillips. Total Recall, directed by Paul Verhoeven, 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: 08 June 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Christina Broccolini. In that special week people in US were listening to Wind Beneath My Wings by Bette Midler. Dead Poets Society, directed by Peter Weir, 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: 08 June 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lauren Gottlieb. In that special week people in US were listening to One More Try by George Michael. Big, directed by Penny Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. On TV people were watching TV Pirata.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Coralie Balmy. In UK I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits. Harry and the Hendersons, directed by William Dear, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. A Light In The Attic by Shel Silverstein was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Patrick Kaleta. In UK Spirit In The Sky by Doctor & The Medics was in the top 5 hits. Raw Deal, directed by John Irvin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. A Cast Of Killers by Sidney D. Kirkpatrick was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Kevin Skaff. In that special week people in US were listening to Everybody Wants To Rule The World by Tears For Fears. The Goonies, directed by Richard Donner, 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: 08 June 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Torrey DeVitto. In UK Wake Me Up Before You Go Go by Wham! was in the top 5 hits. Gremlins, directed by Joe Dante, 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: 08 June 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Kim Clijsters. In UK Every Breath You Take by The Police was in the top 5 hits. Trading Places, directed by John Landis, 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: 08 June 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Irina Lazareanu. In UK Goody Two Shoes by Adam Ant was in the top 5 hits. Poltergeist, directed by Tobe Hooper, 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: 08 June 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Jess Weixler. In UK Being With You by Smokey Robinson was in the top 5 hits. The Haunting of Julia, directed by Richard Loncraine, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. On TV people were watching I Can Jump Puddles.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Gustavo Manduca. In UK Crying by Don McLean was in the top 5 hits. No Regrets for Our Youth, directed by Akira Kurosawa, 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: 08 June 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Alexei Kozlov. In UK Sunday Girl by Blondie was in the top 5 hits. The Game of Death, directed by Robert Clouse, 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: 08 June 1979.

1978

Famous people born on this day include Eun Ji Won. In UK You're The One That I Want by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits. Damien: Omen II, directed by Don Taylor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978. On TV people were watching Revolver.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Belvilyn Ada Tenorio. In UK Lucille by Kenny Rogers was in the top 5 hits. Star Wars, directed by George Lucas, 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: 08 June 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lindsey Davenport. In that special week people in US were listening to Silly Love Songs by Wings. The Man Who Fell to Earth, directed by Nicolas Roeg, 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: 08 June 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Michael Buckley. In UK Whispering Grass by Windsor Davies & Don Estelle was in the top 5 hits. The Wicker Man, directed by Robin Hardy, 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: 08 June 1975.

1974

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Gabe Northern. My Name is Nobody, directed by Tonino Valerii, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. On TV people were watching Van Oekel's Discohoek.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1974.

1973

Famous people born on this day include Michael Sheldon. In that special week people in US were listening to My Love by Paul McCartney. The White Sun of the Desert, directed by Vladimir Motyl, 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: 08 June 1973.

1972

A Happy Death by Albert Camus was one of the best seller of 1972.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Amanda Jahn. In that special week people in US were listening to Want Ads by The Honey Cone. Big Jake, directed by George Sherman, 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: 08 June 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Kelli Williams. In that special week people in US were listening to The Long And Winding Road by The Beatles. The Out of Towners, directed by Arthur Hiller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. A Beggar In Jerusalem by Elie Wiesel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1970.

1969

Once Upon a Time in the West directed by Sergio Leone was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Dave Mlicki. In that special week people in US were listening to Mrs. Robinson by Simon and Garfunkel. The Swimmer, directed by Frank Perry, 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: 08 June 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Kathryn Marshall. In that special week people in US were listening to Respect by Aretha Franklin. El Dorado, directed by Howard Hawks, 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: 08 June 1967.

1966

The Russians Are Coming the Russians Are Coming directed by Norman Jewison was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Kevin Ritz. In UK Crying In The Chapel by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits. Shenandoah, directed by Andrew V. McLaglen, 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: 08 June 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Butch [Harry Lee] Reynolds Jr. In that special week people in US were listening to Chapel Of Love by The Dixie Cups. Robinson Crusoe on Mars, directed by Byron Haskin, 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: 08 June 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include John Restino. In that special week people in US were listening to It's My Party by Lesley Gore. Irma la Douce, directed by Billy Wilder, 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: 08 June 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Phil Bourque. In UK Good Luck Charm by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits. Advise & Consent, directed by Otto Preminger, 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: 08 June 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Kevin Gross. In that special week people in US were listening to Running Scared by Roy Orbison. The Last Sunset, directed by Robert Aldrich, 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: 08 June 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Linda Hanley. In UK Three Steps To Heaven by Eddie Cochran was in the top 5 hits. Pollyanna, directed by David Swift, 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: 08 June 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Emmanuel Bex. In that special week people in US were listening to The Battle Of New Orleans by Johnny Horton. They Came to Cordura, directed by Robert Rossen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. A Fever In The Blood by William Pearson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1959.

1958

No Time for Sergeants directed by Mervyn LeRoy was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Scott Adams. In that special week people in US were listening to All Shook Up by Elvis Presley. 20 Million Miles to Earth, directed by Nathan Juran, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. On TV people were watching Date with the Angels.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1957.

1956

The Great Locomotive Chase directed by Francis Lyon was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include James Jonathan Sylvers. In UK Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White by Eddie Calvert was in the top 5 hits. The Seven Year Itch, directed by Billy Wilder, 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: 08 June 1955.

1954

Famous people born on this day include Greg Ginn. In UK Secret Love by Doris Day was in the top 5 hits. Dial M for Murder, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, 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: 08 June 1954.

1953

Julius Caesar directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1953.

1952

A Creed For Free Enterprise by Clarence B. Randall was one of the best seller of 1952.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1952.

1951

That's My Boy directed by Hal Walker was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1951.

1950

The Asphalt Jungle directed by John Huston was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1950.

1949

Edward, My Son directed by George Cukor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1949.

1948

Melody Time directed by Clyde Geronimi was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1948.

1947

Great Expectations directed by David Lean was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1947.

1946

The Stranger directed by Orson Welles was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1946.

1945

The Way Ahead directed by Carol Reed was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1945.

1944

The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include William Royce "Boz" Scaggs in Dallas. Days of Glory, directed by Jacques Tourneur, 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: 08 June 1944.

1943

Bataan directed by Tay Garnett was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1943.

1942

Mrs. Miniver directed by William Wyler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1942.

1941

Billy the Kid directed by David Miller was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1941.

1940

The Ghost Breakers directed by George Marshall was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1940.

1939

Young Mr. Lincoln directed by John Ford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1939.

1938

You and Me directed by Fritz Lang was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1938.

1937

Kid Galahad directed by Michael Curtiz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1937.

1936

Fury directed by Fritz Lang was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1936.

1935

The Triumph of Sherlock Holmes directed by Leslie S. Hiscott was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1935.

1934

Little Miss Marker directed by Alexander Hall was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1934.

1933

Gold Diggers of 1933 directed by Mervyn LeRoy was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1933.

1932

Magnolia Street by Louis Golding was one of the best seller of 1932.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1932.

1931

A Free Soul directed by Clarence Brown was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1931.

1930

Hell's Angels directed by Howard Hughes was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1930.

1929

Nosferatu directed by F.W. Murnau was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1929.

1928

The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jiri Dvoracek. The Hands of Orlac, directed by Robert Wiene, 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: 08 June 1928.

1927

The Unknown directed by Tod Browning was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1927.

1926

It's the Old Army Game directed by A. Edward Sutherland was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1926.

1925

Glorious Apollo by E. Barrington was one of the best seller of 1925.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1925.

1924

The Sea Hawk directed by Frank Lloyd was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1924.

1923

The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jean Maxwell-Scott. The White Rose, directed by D.W. Griffith, 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: 08 June 1923.

1922

Grandma's Boy directed by Fred Newmeyer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1922.

1921

Main Street by Sinclair Lewis was one of the best seller of 1921.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1921.

1920

The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include A J Mottram. The Flapper, directed by Alan Crosland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920. A Man for the Ages by Irving Bacheller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1920.

1919

True Heart Susie directed by D.W. Griffith was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1919.

1918

Old Wives for New directed by Cecil B. DeMille was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1918.

1917

A Romance of the Redwoods directed by Cecil B. DeMille was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1917.

1916

Sherlock Holmes directed by Arthur Berthelet was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1916.

1915

Fantomas Against Fantomas directed by Louis Feuillade was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1915.

1914

Atlantis directed by August Blom was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1914.

1913

Heart of the Hills by John Fox, Jr. was one of the best seller of 1913.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1913.

1912

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1912.

1911

The Lost Chord directed by was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1911.

1910

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1910.

1909

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1909.

1908

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1908.

1907

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1907.

1906

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1906.

1905

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1905.

1904

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1904.

1903

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1903.

1902

Audrey by Mary Johnston was one of the best seller of 1902.

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1901

Experimental directed by was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 June 1901.