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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: 17 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: 17 June 2016.

2015

14th Deadly Sin by James Patterson was one of the best seller of 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 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: 17 June 2014.

2013

Man of Steel directed by Zack Snyder was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 2013.

2012

Inseparable directed by Dayyan Eng was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 2012.

2011

Drive directed by Nicolas Winding Refn was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 2011.

2010

Toy Story 3 directed by Lee Unkrich was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 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: 17 June 2009.

2008

The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week people in US were listening to Lollipop by Lil Wayne. The Happening, directed by M. Night Shyamalan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008. 7th Heaven by James Patterson, Maxine Paetro was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 2008.

2007

1408 directed by Mikael Hfstrm was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 2007.

2006

Monster House directed by Gil Kenan was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 2006.

2005

Famous people born on this day include Mallory Web. In that special week people in US were listening to We Belong Together by Mariah Carey. Po zakonu, directed by Lev Kuleshov, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005. 1776 by David McCullough was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 2005.

2004

Famous people born on this day include Fuku Suzuki. In that special week people in US were listening to Burn by Usher. The Terminal, directed by Steven Spielberg, 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: 17 June 2004.

2003

Hulk directed by Ang Lee was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 2003.

2002

Famous people born on this day include Jake Goodman. In UK Without Me by Eminem was in the top 5 hits. Minority Report, directed by Steven Spielberg, 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: 17 June 2002.

2001

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider directed by Simon West was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 2001.

2000

Me, Myself & Irene directed by Bobby Farrelly was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Clara Channel. In UK Sweet Like Chocolate by Shanks & Bigfoot was in the top 5 hits. Big Daddy, directed by Dennis Dugan, 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: 17 June 1999.

1998

Can't Hardly Wait directed by Harry Elfont was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1998.

1997

Famous people born on this day include Anthony Wilson. In UK Mmm Bop by Hanson was in the top 5 hits. Hercules, directed by Ron Clements, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997. 8 Weeks to Optimum Health by Andrew Weil was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Taveeta Szymanowicz. In UK Three Lions by Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds was in the top 5 hits. Eraser, directed by Charles Russell, 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: 17 June 1996.

1995

Pocahontas directed by Mike Gabriel was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Julia Kelly. In that special week people in US were listening to I Swear by All-4-One. The Lion King, directed by Roger Allers, 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: 17 June 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Darius Benson. In UK (I Can't Help) Falling In Love With You by UB40 was in the top 5 hits. Jurassic Park, directed by Steven Spielberg, 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: 17 June 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ryan Allsop. In UK Abba-esque (EP) by Erasure was in the top 5 hits. Batman Returns, directed by Tim Burton, 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: 17 June 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Cedric Seabrooks. In that special week people in US were listening to Rush Rush by Paula Abdul. Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, directed by Kevin Reynolds, 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: 17 June 1991.

1990

Gremlins 2: The New Batch directed by Joe Dante was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1990.

1989

Ghostbusters II directed by Ivan Reitman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kyle Heckathorn. In that special week people in US were listening to Together Forever (Remix) by Rick Astley. The Great Outdoors, directed by Howard Deutch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. On TV people were watching TV Pirata.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Kendrick Lamar. In UK I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits. Full Metal Jacket, directed by Stanley Kubrick, 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: 17 June 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Joseph Nee. In UK Spirit In The Sky by Doctor & The Medics was in the top 5 hits. Back to School, directed by Alan Metter, 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: 17 June 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Rafael Sobis. In that special week people in US were listening to Heaven by Bryan Adams. Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, directed by Hayao Miyazaki, 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: 17 June 1985.

1984

Gremlins directed by Joe Dante was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Lee Ryan. In that special week people in US were listening to Flashdance...What A Feeling by Irene Cara. Fanny and Alexander, directed by Ingmar Bergman, 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: 17 June 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Marek Svatos. In that special week people in US were listening to Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney. Firefox, directed by Clint Eastwood, 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: 17 June 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Amrita Rao. In that special week people in US were listening to Medley by Stars On 45. Clash of the Titans, directed by Desmond Davis, 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: 17 June 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Andee Pickens. In UK Crying by Don McLean was in the top 5 hits. The Blues Brothers, directed by John Landis, 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: 17 June 1980.

1979

Rocky II directed by Sylvester Stallone was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1979.

1978

Jaws 2 directed by Jeannot Szwarc was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Andrea Deak. In that special week people in US were listening to Dreams by Fleetwood Mac. The Deep, directed by Peter Yates, 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: 17 June 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Scott Adkins. In that special week people in US were listening to Silly Love Songs by Wings. Silent Movie, directed by Mel Brooks, 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: 17 June 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Frederick Koehler in Queens. In UK Whispering Grass by Windsor Davies & Don Estelle was in the top 5 hits. Nashville, directed by Robert Altman, 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: 17 June 1975.

1974

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Evangelia Psarra. In that special week people in US were listening to Billy, Don't Be A Hero by Bo Donaldson & The Heywoods. Uptown Saturday Night, directed by Sidney Poitier, 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: 17 June 1974.

1973

Battle for the Planet of the Apes directed by J. Lee Thompson was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1973.

1972

Deep Throat directed by Jerry Gerard was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Tripp Schwenk. In that special week people in US were listening to It's Too Late by Carole King. Death in Venice, directed by Luchino Visconti, 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: 17 June 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Arnold Ale. In UK In The Summertime by Mungo Jerry was in the top 5 hits. Two Mules for Sister Sara, directed by Don Siegel, 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: 17 June 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Karen Nystrom. In that special week people in US were listening to Get Back by The Beatles. True Grit, directed by Henry Hathaway, 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: 17 June 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Julie Miller. In UK Young Girl by Union Gap was in the top 5 hits. Faces, directed by John Cassavetes, 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: 17 June 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Keith Sims. In that special week people in US were listening to Groovin' by The Young Rascals. 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: 17 June 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Clare Look-Jaeger. In UK Strangers In The Night by Frank Sinatra was in the top 5 hits. Khartoum, directed by Basil Dearden, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. On TV people were watching 4-3-2-1 Hot and Sweet.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Danny McManus. In that special week people in US were listening to I Can't Help Myself by Four Tops. The Collector, directed by William Wyler, 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: 17 June 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Michael Gross. In that special week people in US were listening to Chapel Of Love by The Dixie Cups. Zulu, directed by Cy Endfield, 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: 17 June 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Kevin Glover. In UK From Me To You by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. The Terror, directed by Roger Corman, 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: 17 June 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Ed Brady. In UK Good Luck Charm by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits. That Touch of Mink, directed by Delbert Mann, 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: 17 June 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Koichi Yamadera. In that special week people in US were listening to Travelin' Man by Ricky Nelson. The Parent Trap, directed by David Swift, 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: 17 June 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Mitzi Edge. In UK Three Steps To Heaven by Eddie Cochran was in the top 5 hits. Psycho, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, 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: 17 June 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Thierry Brac de La Perrière. In that special week people in US were listening to The Battle Of New Orleans by Johnny Horton. The Horse Soldiers, directed by John Ford, 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: 17 June 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Dan McVicar in Independence. In UK Who's Sorry Now by Connie Francis was in the top 5 hits. The Vikings, directed by Richard Fleischer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. A Death In The Family by James Agee was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1958.

1957

Tammy and the Bachelor directed by Joseph Pevney was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1957.

1956

Famous people born on this day include Chi-chi Nwanoku. In UK I'll Be Home by Pat Boone was in the top 5 hits. The Great Locomotive Chase, directed by Francis Lyon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956. A Certain Smile by Francoise Sagan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1956.

1955

Lady and the Tramp directed by Clyde Geronimi was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1955.

1954

Mr. Hulot's Holiday directed by Jacques Tati was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1954.

1953

Robot Monster directed by Phil Tucker was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Sergio Marchionne. Clash by Night, directed by Fritz Lang, 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: 17 June 1952.

1951

Ace in the Hole directed by Billy Wilder was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1951.

1950

Father of the Bride directed by Vincente Minnelli was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 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: 17 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: 17 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: 17 June 1947.

1946

Henry V directed by Laurence Olivier was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1946.

1945

The Woman in Green directed by Roy William Neill was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1945.

1944

The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Randy Johnson. 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: 17 June 1944.

1943

Spitfire directed by Leslie Howard was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 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: 17 June 1942.

1941

Out of the Fog directed by Anatole Litvak was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1941.

1940

The Mortal Storm directed by Frank Borzage was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1940.

1939

Tarzan Finds a Son! directed by Richard Thorpe was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 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: 17 June 1938.

1937

A Day at the Races directed by Sam Wood was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1937.

1936

Secret Agent directed by Alfred Hitchcock was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1936.

1935

Becky Sharp directed by Rouben Mamoulian was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 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: 17 June 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: 17 June 1933.

1932

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

But much more happened, find out here: 17 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: 17 June 1931.

1930

The Big House directed by George Hill was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 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: 17 June 1929.

1928

The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jacques Delahaye. The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, 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: 17 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: 17 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: 17 June 1926.

1925

Don Q Son of Zorro directed by Donald Crisp was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 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: 17 June 1924.

1923

The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Elroy "Crazylegs" Hirsch. The Shock, directed by Lambert Hillyer, 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: 17 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: 17 June 1922.

1921

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

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 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: 17 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: 17 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: 17 June 1918.

1917

Mr. Britling Sees It Through by H. G. Wells was one of the best seller of 1917.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1917.

1916

Just David by Eleanor H. Porter was one of the best seller of 1916.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 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: 17 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: 17 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: 17 June 1913.

1912

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

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1912.

1911

Queed Henry by Sydnor Harrison was one of the best seller of 1911.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1911.

1910

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

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1910.

1909

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

But much more happened, find out here: 17 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: 17 June 1908.

1907

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

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1907.

1906

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

But much more happened, find out here: 17 June 1906.

1905

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

But much more happened, find out here: 17 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: 17 June 1904.

1903

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

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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.

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