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2017

Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans by Brian Kilmeade, Don Yaeger was one of the best seller of 2017.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 2017.

2014

John Wick directed by Chad Stahelski, David Leitch was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 2014.

2013

Blue Is the Warmest Color directed by Abdellatif Kechiche was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 2013.

2012

The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling was one of the best seller of 2012.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 2012.

2010

Love and Other Drugs directed by Edward Zwick was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 2010.

2009

Nathan der Weise directed by Manfred Noa was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 2009.

2008

The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week people in US were listening to Whatever You Like by T.I.. Role Models, directed by David Wain, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008. The Wordy Shipmates by Sarah Vowell was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 2008.

2006

The Nude Vampire directed by Jean Rollin was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 2006.

2005

Match Point directed by Woody Allen was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 2005.

2004

Ali G Indahouse directed by Mark Mylod was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 2004.

2002

Anand directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 2002.

2001

The One directed by James Wong was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Caitlin Edwards. In that special week people in US were listening to With Arms Wide Open by Creed. Men of Honor, directed by George Tillman Jr., was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. The Carousel by Richard Paul Evans was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Isaac Waddington. In that special week people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana. The Bone Collector, directed by Phillip Noyce, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. The Carbohydrate Addict's Lifespan Program by Richard F. Heller, Rachael F. Heller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Darcy Rose Byrnes. In that special week people in US were listening to The First Night by Monica. Meet Joe Black, directed by Martin Brest, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. The Hundred Days by Patrick O'Brian was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1998.

1997

Famous people born on this day include Bea Binene. In that special week people in US were listening to Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John. Starship Troopers, directed by Paul Verhoeven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997. Flood Tide by Clive Cussler was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Michael Christian Martinez. In UK Say You'll Be There by The Spice Girls was in the top 5 hits. Romeo + Juliet, directed by Baz Luhrmann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. The Dilbert Principle by Scott Adams was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Ian Perry. In UK I Believe / Up On The Roof by Robson & Jerome was in the top 5 hits. Powder, directed by Victor Salva, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. High Tide In Tucson by Barbara Kingsolver was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Danielle Mansutti. In UK Baby Come Back by Pato Banton was in the top 5 hits. Stargate, directed by Roland Emmerich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. The Body Farm by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Mei Mei. 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 Nightmare Before Christmas, directed by Henry Selick, 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: 04 November 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jessa Duggar. In UK End Of The Road by Boyz II Men was in the top 5 hits. The Lover, directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. Driving Force by Dick Francis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Bee Vang. In that special week people in US were listening to Cream by Prince. The People Under the Stairs, directed by Wes Craven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. The Deceiver by Frederick Forsyth was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Jean-Luc Bilodeau. In UK Unchained Melody by The Righteous Brothers was in the top 5 hits. Jacob's Ladder, directed by Adrian Lyne, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. In Praise Of The Stepmother by Mario Vargas Llosa was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Jasmeet Singh. In that special week people in US were listening to When I See You Smile by Bad English. Look Who's Talking, directed by Amy Heckerling, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. Some Can Whistle by Larry McMurtry was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Dez Bryant. In that special week people in US were listening to Wild, Wild West by The Escape Club. They Live, directed by John Carpenter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. Koko by Peter Straub was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1988.

1987

Veil by Bob Woodward was one of the best seller of 1987.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Alexz Johnson. In that special week people in US were listening to Amanda by Boston. The Color of Money, directed by Martin Scorsese, 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: 04 November 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Marcell Jansen. In UK The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush was in the top 5 hits. To Live and Die in L.A., directed by William Friedkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. Smart Women, Foolish Choices by Connell Cowan and Melvyn Kinder was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Larissa Aurora. In that special week people in US were listening to Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run) by Billy Ocean. The Killing Fields, directed by Roland Joff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. Ride A Pale Horse by Helen MacInnes was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Anton Buslov. In that special week people in US were listening to All Night Long (All Night) by Lionel Richie. All the Right Moves, directed by Michael Chapman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. Outrageous Acts And Everyday Rebellions by Gloria Steinem was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Yohann Pelé. In UK I Don't Wanna Dance by Eddy Grant was in the top 5 hits. Snake in the Eagle's Shadow, directed by Woo-Ping Yuen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. Growing Up by Russell Baker was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Machiko Ono. In that special week people in US were listening to Private Eyes by Daryl Hall & John Oates. Halloween II, directed by Rick Rosenthal, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. An Indecent Obsession by Colleen McCullough was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Marcy Rylan. In UK The Tide Is High by Blondie was in the top 5 hits. Nothing Down by Robert G. Allen was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Valeria Solarino. In UK When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman by Dr Hook was in the top 5 hits. Quadrophenia, directed by Franc Roddam, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979. The Great Shark Hunt by Hunter S. Thompson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1979.

1978

Famous people born on this day include Francesco Testi. In UK Rat Trap by The Boomtown Rats was in the top 5 hits. The Wiz, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978. Scruples by Judith Krantz was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Hannelore Knuts. In that special week people in US were listening to You Light Up My Life by Debby Boone. Pete's Dragon, directed by Don Chaffey, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977. The Book Of Merlyn by Terence H. White was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Justine Waddell. In UK If You Leave Me Now by Chicago was in the top 5 hits. Carrie, directed by Brian De Palma, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. Your Erroneous Zones by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Heather Tom. In UK Space Oddity by David Bowie was in the top 5 hits. Rooster Cogburn, directed by Stuart Millar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. The Moneychangers by Arthur Hailey was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1975.

1974

Famous people born on this day include Cedric Bixler-Zavala. In UK Gonna Make You A Star by David Essex was in the top 5 hits. Phantom of the Paradise, directed by Brian De Palma, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. The Dogs Of War by Frederick Forsyth was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1974.

1973

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Linda Lorin. In UK Let Me In by The Osmonds was in the top 5 hits. Horror Express, directed by Gene Martin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. Portrait Of A Marriage by Nigel Nicolson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Luis Figo. In UK Clair by Gilbert O'Sullivan was in the top 5 hits. Solaris, directed by Andrey Tarkovskiy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. I'M O.K.- You'Re O.K. by Thomas Harris was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Tabu (actress). In that special week people in US were listening to Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves by Cher. My Name Is Trinity, directed by E.B. Clucher, 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: 04 November 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Bethenny Frankel. In UK Voodoo Chile by Jimi Hendrix Experience was in the top 5 hits. The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, directed by Billy Wilder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. Inside The Third Reich by Albert Speer was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Matthew McConaughey. In that special week people in US were listening to Wedding Bell Blues by The 5th Dimension. Marlowe, directed by Paul Bogart, 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: 04 November 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Gary Stretch. In UK The Good, The Bad And The Ugly by Hugo Montenegro was in the top 5 hits. The Lion in Winter, directed by Anthony Harvey, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968. The Rich And The Super-Rich by Ferdinand Lundberg was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Yilmaz Erdogan. In that special week people in US were listening to To Sir With Love by Lulu. Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island, directed by Hiroshi Inagaki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967. Happiness Is A Stock That Doubles In A Year by Ira U. Cobleigh was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Petra Verkaik. In UK Good Vibrations by The Beach Boys was in the top 5 hits. Fahrenheit 451, directed by François Truffaut, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. All In The Family by Edwin O'Connor was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Anne Gravoin. In UK Get Off Of My Cloud by The Rolling Stones was in the top 5 hits. Juliet of the Spirits, directed by Federico Fellini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. The Making Of The President 1964 by Theodore H. White was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1965.

1964

The Naked Kiss directed by Samuel Fuller was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Nicolas Canteloup. In that special week people in US were listening to Sugar Shack by Jimmy Gilmer. Tom Jones, directed by Tony Richardson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. Joy In The Morning by Betty Smith was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Jeff Probst. In that special week people in US were listening to He's A Rebel by The Crystals. Gypsy, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962. Who'S In Charge Here? by Gerald C. Gardner was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Ralph Macchio. In that special week people in US were listening to Big Bad John by Jimmy Dean. The Comancheros, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961. Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kathy Griffin. In that special week people in US were listening to Save The Last Dance For Me by The Drifters. BUtterfield 8, directed by Daniel Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. The Liberal Hour by John Kenneth Galbraith was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include César Évora. In that special week people in US were listening to Mack The Knife by Bobby Darin. The Lovers, directed by Louis Malle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. The Devil'S Advocate by Morris L. West was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Dominique Voynet. In that special week people in US were listening to It's All In The Game by Tommy Edwards. Mon Oncle, directed by Jacques Tati, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. The Three Edwards by Thomas B. Costain was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Tony Abbott. In that special week people in US were listening to Jailhouse Rock by Elvis Presley. Pursuit of the Graf Spee, directed by Michael Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. On The Beach by Nevil Shute was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1957.

1956

Famous people born on this day include Jordan Rudess. In that special week people in US were listening to The Green Door by Jim Lowe. Friendly Persuasion, directed by William Wyler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956. Guestward Ho! by Patrick Dennis and Barbara Hooton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Matti Vanhanen. In UK Hernando's Hideaway by Johnston Brothers was in the top 5 hits. Guys and Dolls, directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. Gift From The Sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1955.

1954

Famous people born on this day include Chris Difford. In UK My Son My Son by Vera Lynn was in the top 5 hits. Summer Interlude, directed by Ingmar Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954. I'Ll Cry Tomorrow by Lillian Roth was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1954.

1953

Calamity Jane directed by David Butler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Pope Theodoros II of Alexandria. The Prisoner of Zenda, directed by Richard Thorpe, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. East of Eden by John Steinbeck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1952.

1951

Detective Story directed by William Wyler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1951.

1950

Dark City directed by William Dieterle was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1950.

1949

They Live by Night directed by Nicholas Ray was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1949.

1948

The Snake Pit directed by Anatole Litvak was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1948.

1947

Forever Amber directed by Otto Preminger was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1947.

1946

The Strange Woman directed by Edgar Ulmer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1946.

1945

Vacation from Marriage directed by Alexander Korda was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1945.

1944

The Woman in the Window directed by Fritz Lang was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1944.

1943

The North Star directed by Lewis Milestone was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1943.

1942

The Palm Beach Story directed by Preston Sturges was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1942.

1941

I Wake Up Screaming directed by Bruce Humberstone was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1941.

1940

The Mark of Zorro directed by Rouben Mamoulian was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1940.

1939

The Flying Deuces directed by A. Edward Sutherland was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1939.

1938

The Lady Vanishes directed by Alfred Hitchcock was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1938.

1937

Stand-In directed by Tay Garnett was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1937.

1936

Les Misérables directed by Raymond Bernard was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1936.

1935

Peter Ibbetson directed by Henry Hathaway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1935.

1934

The Trail Beyond directed by Robert Bradbury was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1934.

1933

The Blood of a Poet directed by Jean Cocteau was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1933.

1932

Boudu Saved from Drowning directed by Jean Renoir was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1932.

1930

The Doorway to Hell directed by Archie Mayo was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1930.

1929

The Taming of the Shrew directed by Sam Taylor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1929.

1928

October (Ten Days that Shook the World) directed by Sergei M. Eisenstein was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1928.

1927

Uncle Tom's Cabin directed by Harry A. Pollard was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1927.

1926

The Great K & A Train Robbery directed by Lewis Seiler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1926.

1925

The Pleasure Garden directed by Alfred Hitchcock was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1925.

1924

Hot Water directed by Fred Newmeyer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1924.

1923

The Extra Girl directed by F. Richard Jones was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1923.

1922

Oliver Twist directed by Frank Lloyd was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1922.

1921

The Sheik directed by George Melford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1921.

1919

Blind Husbands directed by Erich Stroheim was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1919.

1918

Shoulder Arms directed by Charles Chaplin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1918.

1917

Seven Keys to Baldpate directed by Hugh Ford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917.

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1916

The Return of Draw Egan directed by William S. Hart was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1916.

1915

Carmen directed by Cecil B. DeMille was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1915.

1914

The New Wizard of Oz directed by L. Frank Baum was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1914.

1912

From the Manger to the Cross; or, Jesus of Nazareth directed by Sidney Olcott was one of the most viewed movies released in 1912.

But much more happened, find out here: 04 November 1912.