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2017

The Punisher directed by Jonathan Hensleigh was one of the most viewed movies released in 2017.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 2017.

2015

Secret in Their Eyes directed by Billy Ray was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 2015.

2014

American Sniper directed by Clint Eastwood was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 2014.

2013

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire directed by Francis Lawrence was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 2013.

2011

Jack and Jill directed by Dennis Dugan was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 2011.

2010

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 directed by David Yates was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 2010.

2009

2012 directed by Roland Emmerich was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 2009.

2007

Beowulf directed by Robert Zemeckis was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 2007.

2006

The Dead Girl directed by Karen Moncrieff was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 2006.

2005

Derailed directed by Mikael Håfström was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 2005.

2003

Looney Tunes: Back in Action directed by Joe Dante was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 2003.

2002

Nightstalker directed by Chris Fisher was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 2002.

2001

Famous people born on this day include Dylan Delgado. In that special week people in US were listening to Family Affair by Mary J. Blige. Gosford Park, directed by Robert Altman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001. Hidden Power by Kati Marton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week people in US were listening to Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You) by Christina Aguilera. Fatal Conflict, directed by Lloyd A. Simandl, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. Home For The Holidays by Johanna Lindsey was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Theodore Burkhardt. In UK Keep On Movin' by Five was in the top 5 hits. The World Is Not Enough, directed by Michael Apted, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. The Carbohydrate Addict's Diet by Richard F. Heller, Rachael F. Heller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Brielle Barbusca. In UK Rollercoaster by B*Witched was in the top 5 hits. The Faculty, directed by Robert Rodriguez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1998.

1997

Famous people born on this day include Dylan Dauzat. In that special week people in US were listening to Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John. The Man Who Knew Too Little, directed by Jon Amiel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997. The MacGregor Brides by Nora Roberts was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Audie Tomlin. In that special week people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio. Shiloh, directed by Dale Rosenbloom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. The Rules by Ellen Fein, Sherrie Schneider was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Brandon Soo Hoo. In that special week people in US were listening to Fantasy by Mariah Carey. The American President, directed by Rob Reiner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. The Lost World by Michael Crichton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Lil Moco. In UK Baby Come Back by Pato Banton was in the top 5 hits. Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles, directed by Neil Jordan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. Baseball by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Tyler Sederwall. In that special week people in US were listening to I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That) by Meat Loaf. The Three Musketeers, directed by Stephen Herek, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. The Client by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include London Moore. In UK End Of The Road by Boyz II Men was in the top 5 hits. Play Nice, directed by Terri Treas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. The Tale Of The Body Thief by Anne Rice was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1992.

1991

J. Edgar Hoover by Curt Gentry was one of the best seller of 1991.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Kendall Schmidt. In UK Unchained Melody by The Righteous Brothers was in the top 5 hits. Home Alone, directed by Chris Columbus, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. Looking For A Ship by John McPhee was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Stevan Jovetic. In that special week people in US were listening to Listen To Your Heart by Roxette. Steel Magnolias, directed by Herbert Ross, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. Joshua And The Children by Joseph F. Girzone was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Julia Görges. In UK First Time by Robin Beck was in the top 5 hits. Distant Thunder, directed by Rick Rosenthal, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. Dragonsdawn by Anne McCaffrey was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Danny Cipriani. In UK You Win Again by The Bee Gees was in the top 5 hits. Cherry 2000, directed by Steve De Jarnatt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. Bluebeard by Kurt Vonnegut was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Erika Jo. In that special week people in US were listening to True Colors by Cyndi Lauper. Jocks, directed by Steve Carver, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. Wanderlust by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Danny Amendola. In UK The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush was in the top 5 hits. Once Bitten, directed by Howard Storm, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. Common Ground by J. Anthony Lukas was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Julia Stegner. In UK I Feel For You by Chaka Khan was in the top 5 hits. Trancers, directed by Charles Band, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. Stillwatch by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Pia Miller. In that special week people in US were listening to Islands In The Stream by Kenny Rogers. I Am the Cheese, directed by Robert Jiras, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. Monimbo by Robert Moss and Arnaud de Borchgrave was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Esha Deol. In that special week people in US were listening to Up Where We Belong by Joe Cocker. Five Days One Summer, directed by Fred Zinnemann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. The Prodigal Daughter by Jeffrey Archer was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1982.

1981

Rabbit Is Rich by John Updike was one of the best seller of 1981.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Brittany Ishibashi. In that special week people in US were listening to Woman In Love by Barbra Streisand. Insaf Ka Tarazu, directed by B.R. Chopra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. Loon Lake by E.L. Doctorow was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Erika Flores. In UK When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman by Dr Hook was in the top 5 hits. The Rose, directed by Mark Rydell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979. Jailbird by Kurt Vonnegut was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1979.

1978

Magic directed by Richard Attenborough was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Gabriella Pession. In that special week people in US were listening to You Light Up My Life by Debby Boone. Black Joy, directed by Anthony Simmons, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977. Attachments by Judith Rossner was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Thierry Omeyer. In that special week people in US were listening to If You Leave Me Now by Chicago. Alice Sweet Alice, directed by Alfred Sole, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. The Grass Is Always Greener Over The Septic Tank by Erma Bombeck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1976.

1975

Shogun by James Clavell was one of the best seller of 1975.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1975.

1974

Famous people born on this day include Nelly (rapper). In UK Everything I Own by Ken Boothe was in the top 5 hits. Earthquake, directed by Mark Robson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. Something Happened by Joseph Heller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1974.

1973

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Marisol Nichols. In UK Let Me In by The Osmonds was in the top 5 hits. Robin Hood, directed by Wolfgang Reitherman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. Once Is Not Enough by Jacqueline Susann was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1973.

1972

Captains And The Kings by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best seller of 1972.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Meta Golding. In that special week people in US were listening to Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves by Cher. Hannie Caulder, directed by Burt Kennedy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. Honor Thy Father by Gay Talese was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Sharmell Sullivan-Huffman. In UK Band Of Gold by Freda Payne was in the top 5 hits. Ryan's Daughter, directed by David Lean, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. The Crystal Cave by Mary Stewart was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Guilherme de Padua. In that special week people in US were listening to Suspicious Minds by Elvis Presley. The Passion of Anna, directed by Ingmar Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969. The Making Of The President 1968 by Theodore H. White was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jaume Balagueró. In UK The Good, The Bad And The Ugly by Hugo Montenegro was in the top 5 hits. The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test by Tom Wolfe was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Scott Walker (politician). In UK Baby Now That I've Found You by The Foundations was in the top 5 hits. Custer of the West, directed by Robert Siodmak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967. Nicholas And Alexandra by Robert K. Massie was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include David Schwimmer. In that special week people in US were listening to Last Train To Clarksville by The Monkees. Runaway Railway, directed by Jan Darnley-Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. Games People Play by Eric Berne was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Shahrukh Khan. In UK Get Off Of My Cloud by The Rolling Stones was in the top 5 hits. Red Line 7000, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. Airs Above The Ground by Mary Stewart was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Lauren Vélez. In UK Oh Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison was in the top 5 hits. Santa Claus Conquers the Martians, directed by Nicholas Webster, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. The Rector Of Justin by Louis Auchincloss was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Bobby Dall. In that special week people in US were listening to Sugar Shack by Jimmy Gilmer. McLintock!, directed by Andrew V. McLaglen, 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: 02 November 1963.

1962

Seven Days In May by Fletcher Knebel and Charles W. Bailey II was one of the best seller of 1962.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include KD Lang. In that special week people in US were listening to Runaround Sue by Dion. Flower Drum Song, directed by Henry Koster, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961. The Age Of Reason Begins by Will and Ariel Durant was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jean-Luc Reichmann. In that special week people in US were listening to Save The Last Dance For Me by The Drifters. The World of Suzie Wong, directed by Richard Quine, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. The Child Buyer by John Hersey was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Peter Mullan. In UK Mack The Knife by Bobby Darin was in the top 5 hits. Third Man on the Mountain, directed by Ken Annakin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. Dear And Glorious Physician by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Michka Assayas. In that special week people in US were listening to It's All In The Game by Tommy Edwards. I Want to Live!, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. The King Must Die by Mary Renault was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Lucien Favre. In UK Diana by Paul Anka was in the top 5 hits. Don't Go Near the Water, directed by Charles Walters, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. The Dog Who Wouldn'T Be by Farley Mowat was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1957.

1956

Famous people born on this day include Kitt Reuter-Foss. In that special week people in US were listening to The Green Door by Jim Lowe. The Sharkfighters, directed by Jerry Hopper, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956. Profiles In Courage by John F. Kennedy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Patrice Pellerin. In that special week people in US were listening to Autumn Leaves by Roger Williams. Artists and Models, directed by Frank Tashlin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. The Man In The Gray Flannel Suit by Sloan Wilson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1955.

1954

Target Earth directed by Sherman A. Rose was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1954.

1953

All the Brothers Were Valiant directed by Richard Thorpe was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Michel Boujenah. Hangman's Knot, directed by Roy Huggins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. Happy Return by Angela Mackail Thirkell was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1952.

1951

Flight to Mars directed by Lesley Selander was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1951.

1950

American Guerrilla in the Philippines directed by Fritz Lang was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1950.

1949

The Story of Seabiscuit directed by David Butler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1949.

1948

Joan of Arc directed by Victor Fleming was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1948.

1947

Gentleman's Agreement directed by Elia Kazan was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1947.

1946

The Devil's Playground directed by George Archainbaud was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1946.

1945

Fallen Angel directed by Otto Preminger was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1945.

1944

Two Thousand Women directed by Frank Launder was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1944.

1943

The Return of the Vampire directed by Lew Landers was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1943.

1942

Road to Morocco directed by David Butler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1942.

1941

Blues in the Night directed by Anatole Litvak was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1941.

1940

Bitter Sweet directed by W.S. Van Dyke was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1940.

1939

First Love directed by Henry Koster was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1939.

1938

Gang Bullets directed by Lambert Hillyer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1938.

1937

The Last Gangster directed by Edward Ludwig was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1937.

1936

Theodora Goes Wild directed by Richard Boleslawski was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1936.

1935

Annie Oakley directed by George Stevens was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1935.

1934

Evelyn Prentice directed by William K. Howard was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1934.

1933

In the Money directed by Frank R. Strayer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1933.

1932

The Sport Parade directed by Dudley Murphy was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1932.

1931

The Champ directed by King Vidor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1931.

1930

The Bat Whispers directed by Roland West was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1930.

1929

The Kiss directed by Jacques Feyder was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1929.

1926

Spangles directed by Frank O'Connor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1926.

1925

The Eagle directed by Clarence Brown was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1925.

1924

Secrets of the Night directed by Herbert Blaché was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1924.

1922

Shadows directed by Tom Forman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1922.

1921

Be My Wife directed by Max Linder was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1921.

1920

Erotikon directed by Mauritz Stiller was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1920.

1919

Scarlet Days directed by D.W. Griffith was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1919.

1918

Little Women directed by Harley Knoles was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1918.

1916

American Aristocracy directed by Lloyd Ingraham was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1916.

1915

Les vampires directed by Louis Feuillade was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1915.

1914

Rip Van Winkle directed by Will Vinton was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 November 1914.