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2019

The Village directed by M. Night Shyamalan was one of the most viewed movies released in 2019.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2019.

2017

Lucky directed by John Carroll Lynch was one of the most viewed movies released in 2017.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2017.

2016

Miss Stevens directed by Julia Hart was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2016.

2015

Run All Night directed by Jaume Collet-Serra was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2015.

2013

G.I. Joe: Retaliation directed by Jon M. Chu was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2013.

2012

The Cabin in the Woods directed by Drew Goddard was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2012.

2011

Battle Los Angeles directed by Jonathan Liebesman was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2011.

2009

Knowing directed by Alex Proyas was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2009.

2008

The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In UK Now You're Gone by Basshunter featuring DJ Mental Theo's Bazzheadz was in the top 5 hits. The Promotion, directed by Steve Conrad, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008. The Secret by Rhonda Byrne was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2008.

2007

The Alexandria Link by Steve Berry was one of the best seller of 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2007.

2005

Drop Dead Sexy directed by Michael Philip was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2005.

2004

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind directed by Michel Gondry was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2004.

2003

Famous people born on this day include MacKenzie Corrigan. In that special week people in US were listening to All I Have by Jennifer Lopez. Hope Springs, directed by Mark Herman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003. The Arraignment by Steve Martini was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2003.

2002

Famous people born on this day include Lucas Triana. In UK Hero by Enrique Iglesias was in the top 5 hits. Resident Evil, directed by Paul W.S. Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002. Under Fire by W. E. B. Griffin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2002.

2001

A Knight's Tale directed by Brian Helgeland was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Julian Fulian. In that special week people in US were listening to Amazed by Lonestar. Workers for the Good Lord, directed by Jean-Claude Brisseau, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. A Heartbreaking Work Of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Madison Beer. In that special week people in US were listening to Angel Of Mine by Monica. Baby Geniuses, directed by Bob Clark, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. Amsterdam by Ian McEwan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Aaron Landon. In UK Doctor Jones by Aqua was in the top 5 hits. The Newton Boys, directed by Richard Linklater, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1998.

1997

Famous people born on this day include Kirby Minnick. In UK Where Do You Go by No Mercy was in the top 5 hits. Still Breathing, directed by James F. Robinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997. The Gift Of Peace by Joseph Cardinal Bernardin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Taylor Marie Hill. In that special week people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. The Birdcage, directed by Mike Nichols, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. Primary Colors by Anonymous was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Dante Smith. In UK Think Twice by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits. Bombay, directed by Mani Ratnam, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. From Time To Time by Jack Finney was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Aislinn Paul. In UK Without You by Mariah Carey was in the top 5 hits. Guarding Tess, directed by Hugh Wilson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. Bad Love by Jonathan Kellerman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Bregje Heinen. In that special week people in US were listening to A Whole New World by Peabo Bryson & Regina Bell. Grey Knight, directed by George Hickenlooper, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. Waiting To Exhale by Terry McMillan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kit Armstrong. In that special week people in US were listening to To Be With You by Mr. Big. My Cousin Vinny, directed by Jonathan Lynn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. The Road To Omaha by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Cory Wharton. In UK 3AM Eternal by The KLF featuring The Children Of The Revolution was in the top 5 hits. Class Action, directed by Michael Apted, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. Dazzle by Judith Krantz was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Mason Plumlee. In UK Dub Be Good To Me by Beats International featuring Lindy Layton was in the top 5 hits. The Last of the Finest, directed by John Mackenzie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. The Cuckoo'S Egg by Clifford Stoll was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1990.

1989

Rivals by Janet Dailey was one of the best seller of 1989.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jovana Brakocevic. In that special week people in US were listening to Father Figure by George Michael. Masquerade, directed by Bob Swaim, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. Battle Cry Of Freedom by James M. McPherson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1988.

1987

Red Storm Rising by Tom Clancy was one of the best seller of 1987.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1987.

1986

Greed And Glory On Wall Street by Ken Auletta was one of the best seller of 1986.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Hillary Fisher. In that special week people in US were listening to Careless Whisper by Wham!. Sylvester, directed by Tim Hunter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. The Seven Mountains Of Thomas Merton by Michael Mott was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1985.

1984

People Of The Lie by M. Scott Peck was one of the best seller of 1984.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Chase Gilroy. In that special week people in US were listening to Billie Jean by Michael Jackson. Trenchcoat, directed by Michael Tuchner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. Life, The Universe And Everything by Douglas Adams was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Dan Carter. In UK The Lion Sleeps Tonight by Tight Fit was in the top 5 hits. Parasite, directed by Charles Band, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. Remembrance by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Hanna Alström. In UK Vienna by Ultravox was in the top 5 hits. Back Roads, directed by Martin Ritt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. The Sky'S The Limit by Wayne Dyer was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Renan Luce. In that special week people in US were listening to Crazy Little Thing Called Love by Queen. Defiance, directed by John Flynn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. Moviola by Garson Kanin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1980.

1979

The China Syndrome directed by James Bridges was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1979.

1978

Famous people born on this day include Kimberly McCullough. In that special week people in US were listening to (Love Is) Thicker Than Water by Andy Gibb. Ecce bombo, directed by Nanni Moretti, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978. The Silmarillion by J.R.R. Tolkien and Christopher Tolkien was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Kartika Luyet. In UK Chanson D'Amour by The Manhattan Transfer was in the top 5 hits. Vanessa, directed by Hubert Frank, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977. The Crash Of '79 by Paul E. Erdman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Shirley Bousquet. In that special week people in US were listening to Theme From S.W.A.T. by Rhythm Heritage. Robin and Marian, directed by Richard Lester, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. The Choirboys by Joseph Wambaugh was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Niki Taylor. In UK January by Pilot was in the top 5 hits. Rancho Deluxe, directed by Frank Perry, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. A Bridge Too Far by Cornelius Ryan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1975.

1974

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Eva Mendes. In UK Tiger Feet by Mud was in the top 5 hits. Truck Stop Women, directed by Mark L. Lester, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. The First Deadly Sin by Lawrence Sanders was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1974.

1973

Famous people born on this day include Nelly Arcan. In that special week people in US were listening to Killing Me Softly With His Song by Roberta Flack. The National Health, directed by Jack Gold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. The Joy Of Sex by Alex Comfort was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1973.

1972

Silent Running directed by Douglas Trumbull was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Yuri Lowenthal. In UK Baby Jump by Mungo Jerry was in the top 5 hits. The Andromeda Strain, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. Passenger To Frankfurt by Agatha Christie was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include John Frusciante. In UK Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Grows) by Edison Lighthouse was in the top 5 hits. The Things of Life, directed by Claude Sautet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. Puppet On A Chain by Alistair MacLean was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Mc Solaar. In UK (If Paradise Is) Half As Nice by Amen Corner was in the top 5 hits. Charro!, directed by Charles Marquis Warren, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969. Preserve And Protect by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jean Grégor. In UK Cinderella Rockefella by Esther & Abi Ofarim was in the top 5 hits. The Scalphunters, directed by Sydney Pollack, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968. The Tower Of Babel by Morris West was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Ray Loriga. In that special week people in US were listening to Ruby Tuesday by The Rolling Stones. How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, directed by David Swift, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967. Everything But Money by Sam Levenson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Aasif Mandvi. In UK The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore by The Walker Brothers was in the top 5 hits. War and Peace, directed by Sergey Bondarchuk, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. In Cold Blood by Truman Capote was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1966.

1965

The Founding Father by Richard J. Whalen was one of the best seller of 1965.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Bertrand Cantat. In that special week people in US were listening to I Want To Hold Your Hand by The Beatles. Viva Las Vegas, directed by George Sidney, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. The Wapshot Scandal by John Cheever was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1964.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Simon Abkarian. In UK Can't Help Falling In Love / Rock-A-Hula Baby by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits. Premature Burial, directed by Roger Corman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962. A Nation Of Sheep by William J. Lederer was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1962.

1961

The Dean'S Watch by Elizabeth Goudge was one of the best seller of 1961.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Catherine Matausch. In that special week people in US were listening to The Theme From A Summer Place by Percy Faith. Can-Can, directed by Walter Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. Folk Medicine by Deforest Clinton Jarvis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1960.

1959

Around The World With Auntie Mame by Patrick Dennis was one of the best seller of 1959.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Andy Gibb. In that special week people in US were listening to Get A Job by The Silhouettes. Desire Under the Elms, directed by Delbert Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. A Death In The Family by James Agee was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Marc-Alain Ouaknin. In UK The Garden Of Eden by Frankie Vaughan was in the top 5 hits. She Played with Fire, directed by Sidney Gilliat, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. The New World by Winston S. Churchill was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1957.

1956

Famous people born on this day include Teena Marie. In UK It's Almost Tomorrow by The Dreamweavers was in the top 5 hits. 1984, directed by Michael Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956. A Night To Remember by Walter Lord was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Julien Dray. In UK Give Me Your Word by Tennessee Ernie Ford was in the top 5 hits. East of Eden, directed by Elia Kazan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. The View From Pompey'S Head by Hamilton Basso was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1955.

1954

Famous people born on this day include Barry Fairchild. In UK I See The Moon by The Stargazers was in the top 5 hits. Rhapsody, directed by Charles Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954. Not as a Stranger by Morton Thompson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1954.

1953

Lili directed by Charles Walters was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jean-Luc Vilmouth. Tarzan's Savage Fury, directed by Cy Endfield, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. Show Biz by Abel Green and Joe Laurie Jr was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1952.

1951

Mask of the Dragon directed by Sam Newfield was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1951.

1950

Julius Caesar directed by David Bradley was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1950.

1949

The Glass Mountain directed by Henry Cass was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1949.

1948

The Mating of Millie directed by Henry Levin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1948.

1947

It Happened in Brooklyn directed by Richard Whorf was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1947.

1946

Gilda directed by Charles Vidor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1946.

1945

Keep Your Powder Dry directed by Edward Buzzell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1945.

1943

Idaho directed by Joseph Kane was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1943.

1942

The Ghost of Frankenstein directed by Erle C. Kenton was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1942.

1941

Back in the Saddle directed by Lew Landers was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1941.

1940

Too Many Husbands directed by Wesley Ruggles was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1940.

1939

Blondie Meets the Boss directed by Frank R. Strayer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1939.

1938

Call the Mesquiteers directed by John English was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1938.

1937

Swing High, Swing Low directed by Mitchell Leisen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1937.

1936

Robin Hood of El Dorado directed by William A. Wellman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1936.

1935

Gold Diggers of 1935 directed by Busby Berkeley was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1935.

1934

The Wedding of Palo directed by Friedrich Dalsheim was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1934.

1933

Phantom Thunderbolt directed by Alan James was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1933.

1931

The Lady Refuses directed by George Archainbaud was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1931.

1930

Hell Harbor directed by Henry King was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1930.

1929

Asphalt directed by Joe May was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1929.

1927

The Beloved Rogue directed by Alan Crosland was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1927.

1926

The Black Pirate directed by Albert Parker was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1926.

1924

The Fighting Coward directed by James Cruze was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1924.

1922

Sherlock Holmes directed by Albert Parker was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1922.

1921

The Nut directed by Theodore Reed was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1921.

1918

Hearts of the World directed by D.W. Griffith was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1918.

1917

The Poor Little Rich Girl directed by Maurice Tourneur was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1917.

1914

Judith of Bethulia directed by D.W. Griffith was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 March 1914.