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2018

Life Itself directed by Dan Fogelman was one of the most viewed movies released in 2018.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 2018.

2015

Hardcore Henry directed by Ilya Naishuller was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

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

2014

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green was one of the best seller of 2014.

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

2013

Oculus directed by Mike Flanagan was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

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

2011

Killer Elite directed by Gary McKendry was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

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

2010

Easy A directed by Will Gluck was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

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

2009

Jennifer's Body directed by Karyn Kusama was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

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

2007

Before the Devil Knows You're Dead directed by Sidney Lumet was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

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

2006

Rescue Dawn directed by Werner Herzog was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

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

2005

Thank You for Smoking directed by Jason Reitman was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005.

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

2003

Famous people born on this day include Ella Wahlberg. In UK Breathe by Blu Cantrell featuring Sean Paul was in the top 5 hits. Love Actually, directed by Richard Curtis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003. The Lake House by James Patterson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 2003.

2002

The Quiet American directed by Phillip Noyce was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002.

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

2001

Famous people born on this day include Sierra Neudeck. In that special week people in US were listening to Fallin' by Alicia Keys. Training Day, directed by Antoine Fuqua, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001. The Fourth Hand by John Irving was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In UK Music by Madonna was in the top 5 hits. Best in Show, directed by Christopher Guest, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. In The Heart Of The Sea by Nathaniel Philbrick was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Gavin Casalegno. In UK Mambo No 5 (A Little Bit Of...) by Lou Bega was in the top 5 hits. American Beauty, directed by Sam Mendes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. Worst Fears Realized by Stuart Woods was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Egypt Criss. In that special week people in US were listening to The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica. Ronin, directed by John Frankenheimer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. The Day Diana Died by Christopher Andersen was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1998.

1997

Boogie Nights directed by Paul Thomas Anderson was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Austin Abrams. In UK Ready Or Not by Fugees was in the top 5 hits. Bulletproof, directed by Ernest R. Dickerson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. Lily White by Susan Isaacs was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Kian Lawley. In that special week people in US were listening to You Are Not Alone by Michael Jackson. Strange Days, directed by Kathryn Bigelow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. Memnoch the Devil by Anne Rice was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Andrew Kantarias. In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits. Heavenly Creatures, directed by Peter Jackson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. Politically Correct Bedtime Stories by James Finn Garner was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Montana Cox. In that special week people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40. A Bronx Tale, directed by Robert De Niro, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. Healing And The Mind by Bill Moyers was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Madilyn Bailey. In that special week people in US were listening to End Of The Road by Boyz II Men. Night Of The Hawk by Dale Brown was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Jairus Kersey. In that special week people in US were listening to (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams. Back to the Future, directed by Robert Zemeckis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. Chutzpah by Alan M. Dershowitz was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Monique Olsen. In that special week people in US were listening to If Wishes Came True by Sweet Sensation. Uncle Buck, directed by John Hughes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. Memories of Midnight by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Zedd (musician). In UK Ride On Time by Black Box was in the top 5 hits. In Country, directed by Norman Jewison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. The Old Silent by Martha Grimes was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Nia Rader. In UK Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins was in the top 5 hits. Earth Girls Are Easy, directed by Julien Temple, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. The Ragman'S Son by Kirk Douglas was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Scott Moir. In that special week people in US were listening to La Bamba by Los Lobos. Near Dark, directed by Kathryn Bigelow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. The Timothy Files by Lawrence Sanders was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Rafik Halliche. In UK The Lady In Red by Chris De Burgh was in the top 5 hits. Children of a Lesser God, directed by Randa Haines, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. Fatherhood by Bill Cosby was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Yani Gellman. In that special week people in US were listening to Power Of Love by Huey Lewis & The News. After Hours, directed by Martin Scorsese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. The Cider House Rules by John Irving was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Regis Broadway. In that special week people in US were listening to What's Love Got To Do With It by Tina Turner. The Warrior and the Sorceress, directed by John C. Broderick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. Silver Wings, Santiago Blue by Janet Dailey was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Aimee Osbourne. In that special week people in US were listening to Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This) by Eurythmics. Streamers, directed by Robert Altman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. Out On A Limb by Shirley MacLaine was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Bergüzar Korel. In UK Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor was in the top 5 hits. Smithereens, directed by Susan Seidelman, 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: 02 September 1982.

1981

The Lord God Made Them All by James Herriot was one of the best seller of 1981.

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

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Dany Sabourin. In UK The Winner Takes It All by Abba was in the top 5 hits. The Unseen, directed by Danny Steinmann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. The Ninja by Eric Van Lustbader was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Ron Ng. In UK We Don't Talk Anymore by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits. The Onion Field, directed by Harold Becker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979. The Bronx Zoo by Sparky Lyle and Peter Golenbock was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1979.

1978

The Silent Partner directed by Daryl Duke was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978.

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

1977

Famous people born on this day include Frédéric Kanouté. In that special week people in US were listening to Best Of My Love by The Emotions. Damnation Alley, directed by Jack Smight, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977. All Things Wise And Wonderful by James Herriot was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Eleanor Friedberger. In UK Don't Go Breaking My Heart by Elton John & Kiki Dee was in the top 5 hits. Vigilante Force, directed by George Armitage, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. The Final Days by Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Magdalena Graaf. In that special week people in US were listening to Get Down Tonight by K.C and the Sunshine Band. It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time, directed by John Trent, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. How The Good Guys Finally Won by Jimmy Breslin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1975.

1974

Famous people born on this day include Jason Lawson. In UK When Will I See You Again by The Three Degrees was in the top 5 hits. Paper Moon, directed by Peter Bogdanovich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. Cashelmara by Susan Howatch was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1974.

1973

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Sandrine Bélier. In that special week people in US were listening to Brother Louie by Stories. The Pedestrian, directed by Maximilian Schell, 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 September 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Jermaine Guice. In UK Mama Weer All Crazee Now by Slade was in the top 5 hits. Night of the Lepus, directed by William F. Claxton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. The Summer Game by Roger Angell was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Shauna Sand. In that special week people in US were listening to Uncle Albert / Admiral Halsey by Paul & Linda McCartney. Yesenia, directed by Alfredo B. Crevenna, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. The Shadow Of The Lynx by Victoria Holt was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Treach (rapper). In UK The Wonder Of You by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits. Five Easy Pieces, directed by Bob Rafelson, 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 September 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include K-Ci . In that special week people in US were listening to Honky Tonk Women by The Rolling Stones. Army of Shadows, directed by Jean-Pierre Melville, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969. Naked Came The Stranger by Penelope Ashe was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Camille Grammer. In that special week people in US were listening to People Got To Be Free by The Rascals. Faut pas prendre les enfants du bon Dieu pour des canards sauvages, directed by Michel Audiard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968. The Doctor'S Quick Weight Loss Diet by Irwin Maxwell Stillman and Samm Sinclair Baker was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Philippe Haim. In that special week people in US were listening to Ode To Billie Joe by Bobbie Gentry. Oedipus Rex, directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967. The New Industrial State by John Kenneth Galbraith was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1967.

1966

Tell No Man by Adela Rogers St. Johns was one of the best seller of 1966.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Lennox Lewis. In that special week people in US were listening to Help! by The Beatles. The Money Trap, directed by Burt Kennedy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. Up The Down Staircase by Bel Kaufman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Keanu Reeves. In UK Do Wah Diddy Diddy by Manfred Mann was in the top 5 hits. Red Desert, directed by Michelangelo Antonioni, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. Candy by Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Sam Mitchell (basketball). In UK Sweets For My Sweet by The Searchers was in the top 5 hits. Rampage, directed by Phil Karlson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. Grandmother and the Priests by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1963.

1962

Ship of Fools by Katherine Anne Porter was one of the best seller of 1962.

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

1961

The Making Of The President 1960 by Theodore H. White was one of the best seller of 1961.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Christophe Caresche. In UK Apache by The Shadows was in the top 5 hits. Colossus and the Amazon Queen, directed by Vittorio Sala, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. The View From The Fortieth Floor by Theodore H. White was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Guy Laliberté. In that special week people in US were listening to The Three Bells by The Browns. Les liaisons dangereuses, directed by Roger Vadim, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. Mine Enemy Grows Older by Alexander King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Olivier Grouillard. In that special week people in US were listening to Little Star by The Elegants. Queen of Outer Space, directed by Edward Bernds, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. The Face Of Minnesota by John Szarkowski was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Jean-Pierre Rivère. In UK All Shook Up by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits. The Three Faces of Eve, directed by Nunnally Johnson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. Operation Sea Lion by Peter Fleming was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1957.

1956

Famous people born on this day include Angelo Fusco. In UK Whatever Will Be Will Be (Que Sera Sera) by Doris Day was in the top 5 hits. Back from Eternity, directed by John Farrow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956. Don'T Go Near The Water by William Brinkley was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Linda Purl. In UK Rose Marie by Slim Whitman was in the top 5 hits. Il Bidone, directed by Federico Fellini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. The Family Of Man by Edward Steichen was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1955.

1954

Famous people born on this day include Billi Gordon. In UK Three Coins In The Fountain by Frank Sinatra was in the top 5 hits. Brigadoon, directed by Vincente Minnelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954. The Power Of Positive Thinking by Norman Vincent Peale was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1954.

1953

City of Bad Men directed by Harmon Jones was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

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

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jimmy Connors. Affair in Monte Carlo, directed by Victor Saville, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. The Saracen Blade by Frank Yerby was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1952.

1951

The High Calling by James Street was one of the best seller of 1951.

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

1950

Look Younger, Live Longer by Gayelord Hauser was one of the best seller of 1950.

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

1949

Down Dakota Way directed by William Witney was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

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

1948

Luxury Liner directed by Richard Whorf was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

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

1947

L'onorevole Angelina directed by Luigi Zampa was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

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

1946

Roll on Texas Moon directed by William Witney was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

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

1945

Our Vines Have Tender Grapes directed by Roy Rowland was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

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

1943

The Kansan directed by George Archainbaud was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

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

1941

Harmon of Michigan directed by Charles Barton was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

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

1940

The Westerner directed by William Wyler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

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

1939

Golden Boy directed by Rouben Mamoulian was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

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

1938

My Lucky Star directed by Roy Del Ruth was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

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

1937

One Hundred Men and a Girl directed by Henry Koster was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

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

1935

The Gay Deception directed by William Wyler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

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

1934

One Night of Love directed by Victor Schertzinger was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

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

1933

Penthouse directed by W.S. Van Dyke was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

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

1932

The Phantom Fiend directed by Maurice Elvey was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932.

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

1931

Five Star Final directed by Mervyn LeRoy was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

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

1930

Big Boy directed by Alan Crosland was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

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

1926

The Clinging Vine directed by Paul Sloane was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

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

1925

Shore Leave directed by John S. Robertson was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

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

1924

The Red Lily directed by Fred Niblo was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

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

1923

The White Sister directed by Henry King was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1923.

1921

The Blot directed by Lois Weber was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

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