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2017

16th Seduction by James Patterson, Maxine Paetro was one of the best seller of 2017.

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

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: 02 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: 02 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: 02 September 2013.

2011

The Cremator directed by Juraj Herz was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

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

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: 02 September 2007.

2006

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

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

2005

Transporter 2 directed by Louis Leterrier 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 that special week people in US were listening to Shake Ya Tailfeather by Nelly. Dogville, directed by Lars Von Trier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003. 2nd Chance by James Patterson, Andrew Gross was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 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: 02 September 2002.

2001

Famous people born on this day include Sierra Neudeck. In UK Let's Dance by Five was in the top 5 hits. Jeepers Creepers, directed by Victor Salva, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001. 1st to Die by James Patterson 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 that special week people in US were listening to Doesn't Really Matter by Janet. The Cell, directed by Tarsem Singh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. A Density Of Souls by Christopher Rice was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Gavin Casalegno. In that special week people in US were listening to Bailamos by Enrique Iglesias. The 13th Warrior, directed by John McTiernan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. Abide With Me by E. Lynn Harris 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 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. A Certain Justice by P. D. James was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1998.

1997

Event Horizon directed by Paul 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 that special week people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio. Sling Blade, directed by Billy Bob Thornton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. A 3rd Serving of Chicken Soup for the Soul by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1996.

1995

La Haine directed by Mathieu Kassovitz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Andrew Kantarias. 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. A Case of Need by Michael Crichton 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 UK Living On My Own by Freddie Mercury was in the top 5 hits. The Secret Garden, directed by Agnieszka Holland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. A Dangerous Fortune by Ken Follett 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 UK Rhythm Is A Dancer by Snap! was in the top 5 hits. Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me, directed by David Lynch, 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: 02 September 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Jairus Kersey. In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits. Child's Play 3, directed by Jack Bender, 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: 02 September 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Monique Olsen. In UK The Joker by The Steve Miller Band was in the top 5 hits. The Witches, directed by Nicolas Roeg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. A Bed By The Window by M. Scott Peck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Zedd (musician). 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. About Face by David H. Hackworth and Julie Sherman 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 that special week people in US were listening to Monkey by George Michael. The Big Blue, directed by Luc Besson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. A Bright Shining Lie by Neil Sheehan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1988.

1987

Hamburger Hill directed by John Irvin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Rafik Halliche. In that special week people in US were listening to Venus by Bananarama. Manhunter, directed by Michael Mann, 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: 02 September 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Yani Gellman. In UK Into The Groove by Madonna was in the top 5 hits. Teen Wolf, directed by Rod Daniel, 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: 02 September 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Regis Broadway. In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits. The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension, directed by W.D. Richter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. Almost Paradise by Susan Isaacs 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 UK Give It Up by KC & The Sunshine Band was in the top 5 hits. Fire and Ice, directed by Ralph Bakshi, 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: 02 September 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Bergüzar Korel. In that special week people in US were listening to Abracadabra by The Steve Miller Band. The Beastmaster, directed by Don Coscarelli, 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

Famous people born on this day include Aleksey Chadov. In UK Green Door by Shakin' Stevens was in the top 5 hits. Gallipoli, directed by Peter Weir, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. A Flag For Sunrise by Robert Stone was one of the best selling books.
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 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. A Field Guide To The Birds by Roger Tory Peterson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1980.

1979

Time After Time directed by Nicholas Meyer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979.

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1978

A Distant Mirror by Barbara W. Tuchman was one of the best seller of 1978.

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

1977

Famous people born on this day include Frédéric Kanouté. 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. A Book Of Common Prayer by Joan Didion 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 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. 1876 by Gore Vidal 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 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. Against Our Will by Susan Brownmiller 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 that special week people in US were listening to (You're) Having My Baby by Paul Anka. Turkish Delight, directed by Paul Verhoeven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. A Bridge Too Far by Cornelius Ryan 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 UK Young Love by Donny Osmond was in the top 5 hits. The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant, directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. All Creatures Great And Small by James Herriot 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 that special week people in US were listening to Alone Again (Naturally) by Gilbert O'Sullivan. The Last House on the Left, directed by Wes Craven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. A Happy Death by Albert Camus 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 UK I'm Still Waiting by Diana Ross was in the top 5 hits. The Man Who Haunted Himself, directed by Basil Dearden, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. America, Inc by Morton Mintz and Jerry S. Cohen 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 that special week people in US were listening to War by Edwin Starr. Lovers and Other Strangers, directed by Cy Howard, 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: 02 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: 02 September 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Camille Grammer. In UK Hey Jude by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. Airport by Arthur Haile was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1968.

1967

Point Blank directed by John Boorman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Salma Hayek. In UK With A Girl Like You by Troggs was in the top 5 hits. Alfie, directed by Lewis Gilbert, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. A Dream Of Kings by Harry Mark Petrakis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1966.

1965

That Funny Feeling directed by Richard Thorpe was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Keanu Reeves. 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. 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: 02 September 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Sam Mitchell (basketball). In that special week people in US were listening to My Boyfriend's Back by The Angels. Stray Dog, directed by Akira Kurosawa, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. Bride Of Pendorric by Victoria Holt was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1963.

1962

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

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1961

Yojimbo directed by Akira Kurosawa was one of the most viewed movies released in 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 that special week people in US were listening to It's Now Or Never by Elvis Presley. G.I. Blues, directed by Norman Taurog, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. Act One by Moss Hart 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 UK Living Doll by Cliff Richard & The Drifters was in the top 5 hits. The Magician, directed by Ingmar Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. Advise and Consent by Allen Drur was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1959.

1958

Abandon Ship! by Richard F. Newcomb was one of the best seller of 1958.

But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Jean-Pierre Rivère. In that special week people in US were listening to Tammy by Debbie Reynolds. Quatermass II: Enemy from Space, directed by Val Guest, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. A Hundred Hours To Suez by Robert Henriques was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 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: 02 September 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Linda Purl. 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. A Charmed Life by Mary McCarthy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 September 1955.

1954

Suddenly directed by Lewis Allen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954.

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

1953

Famous people born on this day include John Zorn. 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. A House Is Not A Home by Polly Adler was one of the best selling books.
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. Monkey Business, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. Abraham Lincoln by Benjamin P. Thomas was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 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: 02 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: 02 September 1950.

1949

White Heat directed by Raoul Walsh was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

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

1944

The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Pablo Ziegler. Arsenic and Old Lace, directed by Frank Capra, 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: 02 September 1944.

1943

Sahara directed by Zoltan Korda was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

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

1941

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

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1940

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

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1939

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

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1938

Carefree directed by Mark Sandrich was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

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1937

The Prisoner of Zenda directed by John Cromwell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

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

1934

Chained directed by Clarence Brown was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

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

1932

The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lia Amanda. Love Me Tonight, directed by Rouben Mamoulian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932. Magnolia Street by Louis Golding was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 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: 02 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.

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1928

The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Horace Silver. Our Dancing Daughters, directed by Harry Beaumont, 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: 02 September 1928.

1927

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

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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

Crainquebille directed by Jacques Feyder 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 Leigh Kamman. The Three Must-Get-Theres, directed by Max Linder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922. Gentle Julia by Booth Tarkington was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 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: 02 September 1921.

1920

The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Michel Beffara. The Saphead, directed by Herbert Blach, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920. A Man for the Ages by Irving Bacheller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 02 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

Dere Mable by Edward Streeter was one of the best seller of 1918.

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1917

Mr. Britling Sees It Through by H. G. Wells 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

A Far Country by Winston Churchill 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

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

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1911

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

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1910

A Modern Chronicle by Winston Churchill 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

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

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1907

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

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1906

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

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1905

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

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1904

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

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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

Alice of Old Vincennes by Maurice Thompson was one of the best seller of 1901.

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