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2017

Right Behind You by Lisa Gardner was one of the best seller of 2017.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2017.

2016

Suicide Squad directed by David Ayer was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2016.

2015

The Man from U.N.C.L.E. directed by Guy Ritchie was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2015.

2014

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles directed by Jonathan Liebesman was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2014.

2013

Kick-Ass 2 directed by Jeff Wadlow was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2013.

2012

Lawless directed by John Hillcoat was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2012.

2011

Famous people born on this day include Madison Belafonte. In that special week people in US were listening to Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) by Katy Perry. The Cremator, directed by Juraj Herz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011. The 4-Hour Body by Timothy Ferriss was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2011.

2010

Piranha directed by Alexandre Aja was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2010.

2009

Fantomas directed by Louis Feuillade was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2009.

2008

The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week people in US were listening to Whatever You Like by T.I.. Slumdog Millionaire, directed by Danny Boyle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008. Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2008.

2007

Into the Wild directed by Sean Penn was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2007.

2006

Crank directed by Neveldine was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2006.

2005

Famous people born on this day include Olivia Haschak. In that special week people in US were listening to We Belong Together by Mariah Carey. Four Brothers, directed by John Singleton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005. Sweetwater Creek by Anne Rivers Siddons was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2005.

2004

Collateral directed by Michael Mann was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2004.

2003

Lost in Translation directed by Sofia Coppola was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2003.

2002

Mother India directed by Mehboob was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2002.

2001

Jeepers Creepers directed by Victor Salva was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In UK 7 Days by Craig David was in the top 5 hits. The Cell, directed by Tarsem Singh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. Nora, Nora by Anne Rivers Siddons was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Jadagrace . In UK Better Off Alone by DJ Jurgen Presents Alice Deejay was in the top 5 hits. The 13th Warrior, directed by John McTiernan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. Reaching To Heaven by James Van Praagh was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Steffan Argus. In UK No Matter What by Boyzone was in the top 5 hits. Blade, directed by Stephen Norrington, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. The Letter by Richard Paul Evans was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1998.

1997

Famous people born on this day include Antonio Bellotto. In UK I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans was in the top 5 hits. Event Horizon, directed by Paul Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997. One Red Rose by Julie Garwood was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Zendaya Coleman. In UK Ready Or Not by Fugees was in the top 5 hits. Sling Blade, directed by Billy Bob Thornton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. The Fallen Man by Tony Hillerman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Nathan MacKinnon. In that special week people in US were listening to You Are Not Alone by Michael Jackson. La Haine, directed by Mathieu Kassovitz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. From Potter's Field by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Alex Holtti. In that special week people in US were listening to I'll Make Love To You by Boyz II Men. Natural Born Killers, directed by Oliver Stone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. See, I Told You So by Rush Limbaugh was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Megan Nicole. In that special week people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40. The Secret Garden, directed by Agnieszka Holland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. Sacred Clowns by Tony Hillerman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Aleksandr Vitaly. In UK Rhythm Is A Dancer by Snap! was in the top 5 hits. Honeymoon in Vegas, directed by Andrew Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. Childhood by Bill Cosby was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1992.

1991

Child's Play 3 directed by Jack Bender was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1991.

1990

The Witches directed by Nicolas Roeg was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Tom Kaulitz. In that special week people in US were listening to Cold Hearted by Paula Abdul. Little Monsters, directed by Richard Alan Greenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. Mutation by Robin Cook was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ricky Horror. In UK The Only Way Is Up by Yazz & The Plastic Population was in the top 5 hits. The Big Blue, directed by Luc Besson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. The India Fan by Victoria Holt was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Mats Zuccarello-Aasen. In that special week people in US were listening to La Bamba by Los Lobos. Hamburger Hill, directed by John Irvin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. Blues by John Hersey was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include H Debehogne. In UK The Lady In Red by Chris De Burgh was in the top 5 hits. The Fly, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. An Alien Affair by L. Ron Hubbard was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1986.

1985

Teen Wolf directed by Rod Daniel was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Joe Trohman. In that special week people in US were listening to What's Love Got To Do With It by Tina Turner. The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension, directed by W.D. Richter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. Pet Sematary by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Jose Antonio Reyes. In that special week people in US were listening to Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This) by Eurythmics. Fire and Ice, directed by Ralph Bakshi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. In Search Of Excellence by Thomas J. Peters and Robert H. Waterman Jr was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Florina Kaja. In UK Come On Eileen by Dexy's Midnight Runners With The Emerald Express was in the top 5 hits. The Beastmaster, directed by Don Coscarelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. Max by Howard Fast was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Matthew McGuire. In that special week people in US were listening to Endless Love by Diana Ross. Gallipoli, directed by Peter Weir, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. The Lord God Made Them All by James Herriot was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Nigar Jamal. In that special week people in US were listening to Upside Down by Diana Ross. Smokey and the Bandit II, directed by Hal Needham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. Random Winds by Belva Plain was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Tim Kennedy. In that special week people in US were listening to My Sharona by The Knack. Time After Time, directed by Nicholas Meyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979. Portraits by Cynthia Freeman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1979.

1978

Kg 200 by J.D. Gilman and John Clive was one of the best seller of 1978.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Aamir Ali. In UK Angelo by Brotherhood Of Man was in the top 5 hits. Suspiria, directed by Dario Argento, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977. The Possible Dream by Charles Paul Conn was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Erik Morales. In that special week people in US were listening to You Should Be Dancing by Bee Gees. Gator, directed by Burt Reynolds, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. Scoundrel Time by Lillian Hellman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include R Kan Albay. In UK I Can't Give You Anything (But My Love) by The Stylistics was in the top 5 hits. The Land That Time Forgot, directed by Kevin Connor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. The Massacre At Fall Creek by Jessamyn West was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1975.

1974

Turkish Delight directed by Paul Verhoeven was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1974.

1973

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Gillian Boxx. The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant, directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. Portrait Of A Marriage by Nigel Nicolson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Eiman Thakeb. In UK School's Out by Alice Cooper was in the top 5 hits. The Last House on the Left, directed by Wes Craven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. The Moon'S A Balloon by David Niven was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Gabe Wilkins. In that special week people in US were listening to Uncle Albert / Admiral Halsey by Paul & Linda McCartney. Johnny Got His Gun, directed by Dalton Trumbo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. Bear Island by Alistair MacLean was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Barbara Paulus. In that special week people in US were listening to War by Edwin Starr. Soldier Blue, directed by Ralph Nelson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. Down All The Days by Christy Brown was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1970.

1969

Journey to the Far Side of the Sun directed by Robert Parrish was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1969.

1968

The Double Helix by James Watson was one of the best seller of 1968.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include David Whissell. In that special week people in US were listening to Ode To Billie Joe by Bobbie Gentry. Point Blank, directed by John Boorman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967. The Plot by Irving Wallace was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Katja Bienert. In that special week people in US were listening to Sunshine Superman by Donovan. Fantastic Voyage, directed by Richard Fleischer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. Kennedy by Theodore C. Sorensen was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Aldo Swager. In that special week people in US were listening to Help! by The Beatles. That Funny Feeling, directed by Richard Thorpe, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. A Thousand Days by Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Cecilia Rhode. In that special week people in US were listening to The House Of The Rising Sun by The Animals. Mary Poppins, directed by Robert Stevenson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. The Lost City by John Gunther was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include David Zhuang. In UK Sweets For My Sweet by The Searchers was in the top 5 hits. Stray Dog, directed by Akira Kurosawa, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. The Margaret Rudkin Pepperidge Farm Cookbook by Margaret Rudkin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1963.

1962

Kid Galahad directed by Phil Karlson was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Bam Bam Bigelow. In UK You Don't Know by Helen Shapiro was in the top 5 hits. Yojimbo, directed by Akira Kurosawa, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961. The White Nile by Alan Moorehead was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Joseph Williams. In UK Please Don't Tease by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits. G.I. Blues, directed by Norman Taurog, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. The Uncertain Trumpet by General Maxwell D. Taylor was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Keith Allen Clearwater. In that special week people in US were listening to The Three Bells by The Browns. The Magician, directed by Ingmar Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. The Middle Age Of Mrs. Eliot by Angus Wilson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1959.

1958

By Love Possessed by James Gould Cozzens was one of the best seller of 1958.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1958.

1957

Quatermass II: Enemy from Space directed by Val Guest was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1957.

1956

1984 directed by Michael Anderson was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Billy Blanks. In that special week people in US were listening to The Yellow Rose Of Texas by Mitch Miller Orchestra & Chorus. Journey to Italy, directed by Roberto Rossellini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. The Dinner Party by Gretchen Finletter was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1955.

1954

Famous people born on this day include Gabor Ormai. In UK Cara Mia by David Whitfield With Mantovani & His Orchestra was in the top 5 hits. Suddenly, directed by Lewis Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954. The Lady Of Arlington by Harnett T. Kane was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1954.

1953

Famous people born on this day include Chuck Orton. In UK I Believe by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits. Roman Holiday, directed by William Wyler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953. From Here To Eternity by James Jones was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Donald Bootes. Big Jim McLain, directed by Edward Ludwig, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. The Swimming Pool by Mary Roberts Rinehart was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1952.

1951

People Will Talk directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1951.

1950

The Black Rose directed by Henry Hathaway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1950.

1949

Madame Bovary directed by Vincente Minnelli was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1949.

1948

Sorry, Wrong Number directed by Anatole Litvak was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1948.

1947

Shoeshine directed by Vittorio De Sica was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1947.

1946

The Killers directed by Robert Siodmak was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1946.

1945

State Fair directed by Walter Lang was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1945.

1944

The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Leonard Slatkin in Los Angeles. Arsenic and Old Lace, directed by Frank Capra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944. The Razor's Edge by W. Somerset Maugham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1944.

1943

Watch on the Rhine directed by Herman Shumlin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1943.

1942

A Yank at Eton directed by Norman Taurog was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1942.

1941

The Little Foxes directed by William Wyler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1941.

1940

Boom Town directed by Jack Conway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1940.

1939

The Women directed by George Cukor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1939.

1938

You Can't Take It with You directed by Frank Capra was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1938.

1937

Dead End directed by William Wyler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1937.

1936

The Gorgeous Hussy directed by Clarence Brown was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1936.

1935

Anna Karenina directed by Clarence Brown was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1935.

1934

Now and Forever directed by Henry Hathaway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1934.

1933

Rafter Romance directed by William Seiter was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1933.

1932

The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Sunny von Buelow. Love Me Tonight, directed by Rouben Mamoulian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932. The Sheltered Life by Ellen Glasgow was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1932.

1931

Waterloo Bridge directed by James Whale was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1931.

1930

Animal Crackers directed by Victor Heerman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

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1929

Hallelujah! directed by King Vidor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1929.

1928

The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Emrys James. Our Dancing Daughters, directed by Harry Beaumont, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928. Wintersmoon by Hugh Alpole was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1928.

1927

Der Bettler vom Kölner Dom directed by Rolf Randolf was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1927.

1926

3 Bad Men directed by John Ford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

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1925

The Merry Widow directed by Erich von Stroheim was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

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1924

Monsieur Beaucaire directed by Sidney Olcott was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

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1923

Hollywood directed by James Cruze was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923.

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1922

The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Melvin R Laird (Representative-Republican-Michigan). The Three Must-Get-Theres, directed by Max Linder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922. The Head of the House of Coombe by Frances Hodgson Burnett was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1922.

1921

The Three Musketeers directed by Fred Niblo was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1921.

1920

The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Hubert Lampo. The Saphead, directed by Herbert Blach, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920. Kindred of the Dust by Peter B. Kyne was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1920.

1919

The Mother and the Law directed by D.W. Griffith was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919.

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1918

The U.P. Trail by Zane Gre was one of the best seller of 1918.

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1917

The Red Planet by William J. Locke was one of the best seller of 1917.

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1916

The Devil's Needle directed by Chester Withey was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916.

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1915

Michael O'Halloran by Gene Stratton Porter was one of the best seller of 1915.

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1914

A Florida Enchantment directed by Sidney Drew was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914.

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1913

The Last Days of Pompeii directed by Mario Caserini was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913.

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1912

The Melting of Molly by Maria Thompson Davies was one of the best seller of 1912.

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1911

The Broad Highway by Jeffrey Farnol was one of the best seller of 1911.

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1910

The Rosary Florence by L. Barcla was one of the best seller of 1910.

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1909

Sherlock Holmes V directed by was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909.

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1908

The Shuttle by Frances Hodgson Burnett was one of the best seller of 1908.

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1907

The Port of Missing Men by Meredith Nicholson was one of the best seller of 1907.

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1906

The House of a Thousand Candles by Meredith Nicholson was one of the best seller of 1906.

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1905

The Clansman by Thomas Dixon, Jr. was one of the best seller of 1905.

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1904

The Maquerader by Katherine Cecil Thurston was one of the best seller of 1904.

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1903

Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch by Alice Hegan Rice 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

Eben Holden by Irving Bacheller was one of the best seller of 1901.

But much more happened, find out here: 01 September 1901.