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2017

Rings directed by F. Javier Gutiérrez was one of the most viewed movies released in 2017.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 2017.

2016

The Hateful Eight directed by Quentin Tarantino was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 2016.

2015

American Sniper directed by Clint Eastwood was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 2015.

2014

Innocence by Dean Koontz was one of the best seller of 2014.

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2013

Daddy'S Gone A Hunting by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best seller of 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 2013.

2012

Bachelorette directed by Leslye Headland was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012.

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2011

I Saw the Devil directed by Jee-woon Kim was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

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2010

Frozen directed by Adam Green was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

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2009

Taken directed by Pierre Morel was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 2009.

2008

Rambo directed by Sylvester Stallone was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008.

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2007

The Black Swan by Nassim Nicholas Taleb was one of the best seller of 2007.

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2006

Alpha Dog directed by Nick Cassavetes was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

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2005

A Crack In The Edge Of The World by Simon Winchester was one of the best seller of 2005.

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2004

The Butterfly Effect directed by Eric Bress was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004.

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2003

The Recruit directed by Roger Donaldson was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

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2002

The Count of Monte Cristo directed by Kevin Reynolds was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002.

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2001

In the Mood for Love directed by Kar Wai Wong was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001.

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2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Anna Jackson. In UK I Have A Dream / Seasons In The Sun by Westlife was in the top 5 hits. The Beach, directed by Danny Boyle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. Girl With A Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 2000.

1999

She's All That directed by Robert Iscove was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Addison Moffett. In UK Never Ever by All Saints was in the top 5 hits. Spice World, directed by Bob Spiers, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul II by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Kimberly Kirberger was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1998.

1997

Famous people born on this day include TheRealSMA . In that special week people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton. Chasing Amy, directed by Kevin Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997. Tidings Of Great Joy by Sandra Brown was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1997.

1996

From Dusk Till Dawn directed by Robert Rodriguez was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996.

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1995

Famous people born on this day include Nathan Grisdale. In UK Cotton Eye Joe by Rednex was in the top 5 hits. In the Mouth of Madness, directed by John Carpenter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. Our Game by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1995.

1994

The Client by John Grisham was one of the best seller of 1994.

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1993

Famous people born on this day include Asifa Zardari. In UK No Limit by 2 Unlimited was in the top 5 hits. Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey, directed by Duwayne Dunham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. Black Holes And Baby Universes by Stephen Hawking was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Andrew Murcia. In UK Bohemian Rhapsody / These Are The Days Of Our Lives by Queen was in the top 5 hits. Reservoir Dogs, directed by Quentin Tarantino, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. When You Look Like Your Passport Photo, It'S Time To Go Home by Erma Bombeck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Jordan Frye. In UK Sadness Part 1 by Enigma was in the top 5 hits. The Silence of the Lambs, directed by Jonathan Demme, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. The Novel by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Cody Newton Gifford. In that special week people in US were listening to How Am I Supposed To Live Without You by Michael Bolton. Cinema Paradiso, directed by Giuseppe Tornatore, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Slobodan Rajkovic. In UK Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart by Marc Almond featuring Gene Pitney was in the top 5 hits. Sex, Lies, and Videotape, directed by Steven Soderbergh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. Jimmy Stewart And His Poems by Jimmy Stewart was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kyuhyun. In that special week people in US were listening to Could've Been by Tiffany. Transformation by Whitley Strieber was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1988.

1987

Everything To Gain by Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter was one of the best seller of 1987.

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1986

It by Stephen King was one of the best seller of 1986.

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1985

The Sicilian by Mario Puzo was one of the best seller of 1985.

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1984

Miss Manners' Guide To Rearing Perfect Children by Judith Martin was one of the best seller of 1984.

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1983

Famous people born on this day include Richard Bartel. In that special week people in US were listening to Africa by Toto. The Year of Living Dangerously, directed by Peter Weir, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. The Human Body by Jonathan Miller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1983.

1982

Goodbye, Mickey Mouse by Len Deighton was one of the best seller of 1982.

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1981

Famous people born on this day include Maurice Ross. In UK Imagine by John Lennon was in the top 5 hits. Scanners, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. Pathfinders by Gail Sheehy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Kim E-Z. In UK Brass In Pocket by The Pretenders was in the top 5 hits. Caligula, directed by Tinto Brass, 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: 03 February 1980.

1979

The Great Train Robbery directed by Michael Crichton was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979.

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1978

Famous people born on this day include Adrian R'Mante. In that special week people in US were listening to Stayin' Alive by Bee Gees. The Duellists, directed by Ridley Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978. Daniel Martin by John Fowles was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Maitland Ward in Torrance. In UK Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul was in the top 5 hits. The Sentinel, directed by Michael Winner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977. Dolores by Jacqueline Susann was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Dwayne Rudd. In that special week people in US were listening to 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover by Paul Simon. Storm Warning by Jack Higgins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1976.

1975

The Age Of Napoleon by Will and Ariel Durant was one of the best seller of 1975.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1975.

1974

The Woman He Loved by Ralph G. Martin was one of the best seller of 1974.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1974.

1973

The Best Of Life by David Scherman was one of the best seller of 1973.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Jermaine Smith. In that special week people in US were listening to American Pie (Parts 1 and 2) by Don McLean. Fritz the Cat, directed by Ralph Bakshi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. The Boys Of Summer by Roger Kahn was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Sarah Kane. In UK My Sweet Lord by George Harrison was in the top 5 hits. Get Carter, directed by Mike Hodges, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. God Is An Englishman by R.F. Delderfield was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Alonza Barnett. In UK Two Little Boys by Rolf Harris was in the top 5 hits. MASH, directed by Robert Altman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. Rich Man, Poor Man by Irwin Shaw was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Terry Bradshaw. In UK Ob-La-Di Ob-La-Da by Marmalade was in the top 5 hits. Pierrot le Fou, directed by Jean-Luc Godard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969. Portnoy'S Complaint by Philip Roth was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1969.

1968

Couples by John Updike was one of the best seller of 1968.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Jason Morris. In that special week people in US were listening to I'm A Believer by The Monkees. The Night of the Generals, directed by Anatole Litvak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967. That Quail, Robert by Margaret A. Stranger was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Gillian Bonner. In that special week people in US were listening to My Love by Petula Clark. The Ghost and Mr. Chicken, directed by Alan Rafkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. Menfreya In The Morning by Victoria Holt was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1966.

1965

How to Murder Your Wife directed by Richard Quine was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Corinne Masiero. In UK Glad All Over by Dave Clark Five was in the top 5 hits. The Silence, directed by Ingmar Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. Confessions Of An Advertising Man by David Ogilvy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Stefano Mei. In UK The Next Time / Bachelor Boy by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits. The Raven, directed by Roger Corman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. When The Legends Die by Hal Borland was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1963.

1962

The Incredible Journey by Sheila Burnford was one of the best seller of 1962.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Keith Gordon in New York City. In that special week people in US were listening to Will You Love Me Tomorrow? by The Shirelles. The Human Condition II: Road to Eternity, directed by Masaki Kobayashi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961. Life With Women And How To Survive It by Joseph H. Peck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include B J Jefferson in Dallas. In UK Why by Anthony Newley was in the top 5 hits. Our Man in Havana, directed by Carol Reed, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. Fuel For The Flame by Alec Waugh was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Molly Killingbeck. In that special week people in US were listening to Smoke Gets In Your Eyes by The Platters. Sleeping Beauty, directed by Clyde Geronimi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. The Third Choice by Elizabeth Janeway was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1959.

1958

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

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1958.

1957

The Wings of Eagles directed by John Ford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957.

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1956

The Court Jester directed by Melvin Frank was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956.

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1955

They Who Dare directed by Lewis Milestone was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955.

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1954

Blue Hurricane by F. Van Wyck Mason was one of the best seller of 1954.

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1953

Niagara directed by Henry Hathaway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

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1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jack Fields American politician (Representative-Republican-Texas. Bend of the River, directed by Anthony Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. The Distant Shore by Jan de Hartog was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1952.

1951

Operation Pacific directed by George Waggner was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

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1950

The Third Man directed by Carol Reed was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

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1949

A Canterbury Tale directed by Michael Powell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1949.

1948

Call Northside 777 directed by Henry Hathaway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

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1947

Lady in the Lake directed by Robert Montgomery was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1947.

1946

Terror by Night directed by Roy William Neill was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1946.

1945

The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Willeke Alberti [Verbruggen]. The Three Caballeros, directed by Norman Ferguson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945. The Robe by Lloyd C. Douglas was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1945.

1944

Jane Eyre directed by Robert Stevenson was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1944.

1943

Air Force directed by Howard Hawks was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

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1942

Kings Row directed by Sam Wood was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

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1941

Western Union directed by Fritz Lang was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

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1940

The Fighting 69th directed by William Keighley was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

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1939

Gunga Din directed by George Stevens was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

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1938

The Dybbuk directed by Michal Waszynski was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

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1937

The Good Earth directed by Sidney Franklin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

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1936

Rose-Marie directed by W.S. Van Dyke was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

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1935

Texas Terror directed by R.N. Bradbury was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

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1934

The Lucky Texan directed by Robert N. Bradbury was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

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1933

The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Paul S Sarbanes American politician (Senator-Democrat-Maryland. She Done Him Wrong, directed by Lowell Sherman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933. Magnificent Obsession by Lloyd C. Douglas was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1933.

1932

Shanghai Express directed by Josef von Sternberg was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932.

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1931

Fighting Caravans directed by Otto Brower was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

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1930

Anna Christie directed by Clarence Brown was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

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1929

The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Val Doonican. The Broadway Melody, directed by Harry Beaumont, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929. Dodsworth by Sinclair Lewis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1929.

1928

The Last Command directed by Josef von Sternberg was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928.

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1927

The Red Mill directed by William Goodrich was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

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1926

Sorrell and Son by Warwick Deeping was one of the best seller of 1926.

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1925

The Lost World directed by Harry O. Hoyt was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

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1924

The Marriage Circle directed by Ernst Lubitsch was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

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1923

Black Oxen by Gertrude Atherton was one of the best seller of 1923.

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1922

Satanas directed by F.W. Murnau was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922.

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1921

The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Marcel Jeulin. Vier um die Frau, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921. The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1921.

1920

Pollyanna directed by Paul Powell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920.

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1919

Don't Change Your Husband directed by Cecil B. DeMille was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919.

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1918

Tarzan of the Apes directed by Scott Sidney was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918.

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1917

Blind Justice directed by Benjamin Christensen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917.

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1916

The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster was one of the best seller of 1916.

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1915

Alice in Wonderland directed by W.W. Young was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915.

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1913

V.V.'s Eyes by Henry Sydnor Harrison was one of the best seller of 1913.

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1912

Their Yesterdays by Harold Bell Wright was one of the best seller of 1912.

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1911

The Winning of Barbara Worth by Harold Bell Wright was one of the best seller of 1911.

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1910

The Wild Olive by Anonymous (Basil King) was one of the best seller of 1910.

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1909

The Inner Shrine by Anonymous (Basil King) was one of the best seller of 1909.

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1908

The Lure of the Mask by Harold MacGrath 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

The Jungle by Upton Sinclair was one of the best seller of 1906.

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1905

The Garden of Allah by Robert Hichens 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

Lovey Mary by Alice Hegan Rice was one of the best seller of 1903.

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1902

The Virginian by Owen Wister 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.

But much more happened, find out here: 03 February 1901.