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2017

Chappaquiddick directed by John Curran was one of the most viewed movies released in 2017.

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

2015

The Intern directed by Nancy Meyers was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

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

2014

A Walk Among the Tombstones directed by Scott Frank was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 2014.

2013

Mahabharat directed by Babubhai Mistry was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

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

2011

Famous people born on this day include Rafael Ritchie. In that special week people in US were listening to Moves Like Jagger by Maroon 5. 50/50, directed by Jonathan Levine, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011. A Dance With Dragons by George R. R. Martin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 2011.

2010

Let Me In directed by Matt Reeves was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 2010.

2009

Whip It directed by Drew Barrymore was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

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

2007

The Jane Austen Book Club directed by Robin Swicord was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

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

2006

The Last Kiss directed by Tony Goldwyn was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 2006.

2005

Harsh Times directed by David Ayer was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005.

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

2003

Under the Tuscan Sun directed by Audrey Wells was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 2003.

2002

The Tuxedo directed by Kevin Donovan was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 2002.

2001

Hardball directed by Brian Robbins was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001.

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

2000

Sexy Beast directed by Jonathan Glazer was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 2000.

1999

For Love of the Game directed by Sam Raimi was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1999.

1998

A Pirate Looks At Fifty by Jimmy Buffett was one of the best seller of 1998.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1998.

1997

Photographing Fairies directed by Nick Willing was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Sigrid (singer). In UK Ready Or Not by Fugees was in the top 5 hits. Maximum Risk, directed by Ringo Lam, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. Falling Up by Shel Silverstein was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Tehilla Blad. In that special week people in US were listening to Gangsta's Paradise by Coolio. Welcome to the Dollhouse, directed by Todd Solondz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. Memnoch the Devil by Anne Rice was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Liam Stewart. In that special week people in US were listening to I'll Make Love To You by Boyz II Men. Priest, directed by Antonia Bird, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus by John Gra was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Patrick Bamford. In UK Mr Vain by Culture Beat was in the top 5 hits. Rudy, directed by David Anspaugh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. The Fifties by David Halberstam was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Baro (singer). In that special week people in US were listening to End Of The Road by Boyz II Men. Of Mice and Men, directed by Gary Sinise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. Colony by Anne Rivers Siddons was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Skandar Keynes. In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits. Mississippi Masala, directed by Mira Nair, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Yu-Na Kim. In UK The Joker by The Steve Miller Band was in the top 5 hits. The Field, directed by Jim Sheridan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. Message From Nam by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Katerina Graham. In that special week people in US were listening to Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block. Staying Together, directed by Lee Grant, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. Among Schoolchildren by Tracy Kidder was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Nuri Sahin. In UK Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins was in the top 5 hits. Messenger of Death, directed by J. Lee Thompson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. The Shell Seekers by Rosamunde Pilcher was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1988.

1987

The Princess Bride directed by Rob Reiner was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987.

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

1986

Famous people born on this day include Brittany Furlan. In UK Don't Leave Me This Way by The Communards was in the top 5 hits. Faubourg St Martin, directed by Jean-Claude Guiguet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. Fatherhood by Bill Cosby was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Amii Grove. In that special week people in US were listening to St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion) by John Parr. Three Men and a Cradle, directed by Coline Serreau, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. The Cider House Rules by John Irving was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Tomohiro Kaku. In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits. A Soldier's Story, directed by Norman Jewison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. Deep Six by Clive Cussler was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Julien Saubade. In UK Red Red Wine by UB40 was in the top 5 hits. Strange Invaders, directed by Michael Laughlin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. Growing Up by Russell Baker was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Cyndi Wang. In that special week people in US were listening to Hard To Say I'm Sorry by Chicago. Tempest, directed by Paul Mazursky, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. Different Seasons by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Jonathan Libby. In that special week people in US were listening to Endless Love by Diana Ross. The French Lieutenant's Woman, directed by Karel Reisz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. Cosmos by Carl Sagan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Franco Costanzo. In UK Feels Like I'm In Love by Kelly Marie was in the top 5 hits. The Club, directed by Bruce Beresford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. Craig Claiborne'S Gourmet Diet by Craig Claiborne with Pierre Franey was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1980.

1979

Hanta Yo by Ruth Beebe Hill was one of the best seller of 1979.

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

1978

Days of Heaven directed by Terrence Malick was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1978.

1977

It Didn'T Start With Watergate by Victor Lasky was one of the best seller of 1977.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Carice van Houten. In UK Don't Go Breaking My Heart by Elton John & Kiki Dee was in the top 5 hits. The Clown Murders, directed by Martyn Burke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. The Lonely Lady by Harold Robbins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Rod Barajas. In UK Sailing by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits. Dog Day Afternoon, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. The Eagle Has Landed by Jack Higgins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1975.

1974

Famous people born on this day include Rawl Lewis. In UK Kung Fu Fighting by Carl Douglas was in the top 5 hits. Ajanabee, directed by Shakti Samanta, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. The Fan Club by Irving Wallace was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1974.

1973

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Rose McGowan. In that special week people in US were listening to Let's Get It On by Marvin Gaye. Stateline Motel, directed by Maurizio Lucidi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. Facing The Lions by Tom Wicker was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Carlos Sabillon. In that special week people in US were listening to Alone Again (Naturally) by Gilbert O'Sullivan. The Boy Who Turned Yellow, directed by Michael Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. A Portion For Foxes by Jane McIlvaine McClary was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Adam Hollioake. In UK Hey Girl Don't Bother Me by The Tams was in the top 5 hits. Red Sun, directed by Terence Young, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. The New Centurions by Joseph Wambaugh was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1971.

1970

The Secret Woman by Victoria Holt was one of the best seller of 1970.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Dweezil Zappa. In that special week people in US were listening to Honky Tonk Women by The Rolling Stones. The Courtship of Eddie's Father, directed by Vincente Minnelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969. The Goodbye Look by Ross MacDonald was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Brad Wilk. In that special week people in US were listening to People Got To Be Free by The Rascals. Heaven Help Us! by Herbert Tarr was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1968.

1967

The New Industrial State by John Kenneth Galbraith was one of the best seller of 1967.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1967.

1966

The Double Image by Helen MacInnes was one of the best seller of 1966.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Nicolas Saada. In UK (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction by The Rolling Stones was in the top 5 hits. I, a Woman, directed by Mac Ahlberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. The Green Berets by Robin Moore was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Ken Norman (basketball). In that special week people in US were listening to The House Of The Rising Sun by The Animals. No Time for Sergeants, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. Candy by Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Kristian Alfonso. In that special week people in US were listening to My Boyfriend's Back by The Angels. The Executioner of Venice, directed by Luigi Capuano, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. Grandmother and the Priests by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Xavier Flactif. In that special week people in US were listening to Sheila by Tommy Roe. Colossus of the Arena, directed by Michele Lupo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962. Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Marc-André Hamelin. In UK Johnny Remember Me by John Leyton was in the top 5 hits. Samson, directed by Andrzej Wajda, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961. Tropic Of Cancer by Henry Miller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Don Kulick. In UK Apache by The Shadows was in the top 5 hits. The Bad Sleep Well, directed by Akira Kurosawa, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. All Fall Down by James Leo Herlihy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1960.

1959

Twixt Twelve And Twenty by Pat Boone was one of the best seller of 1959.

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

1958

Famous people born on this day include Don Maloney (ice hockey). In UK When by The Kalin Twins was in the top 5 hits. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, directed by Richard Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. The Enemy Camp by Jerome Weidman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Peter Winnen. In UK Diana by Paul Anka was in the top 5 hits. The Thin Man, directed by W.S. Van Dyke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. The Innocent Ambassadors by Philip Wylie was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1957.

1956

Famous people born on this day include Pier Pelicci. In UK Whatever Will Be Will Be (Que Sera Sera) by Doris Day was in the top 5 hits. The Bad Seed, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956. The Straight And Narrow Path by Honor Tracy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Bernard Kerik. In that special week people in US were listening to The Yellow Rose Of Texas by Mitch Miller Orchestra & Chorus. Kings Row, directed by Sam Wood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. How To Live 365 Days A Year by John A. Schindler was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1955.

1954

The Purple Plain directed by Robert Parrish was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1954.

1953

Famous people born on this day include Luca Verdone. In UK I Believe by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits. The Joe Louis Story, directed by Robert Gordon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953. In The Wet by Nevil Shute was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ricky Fataar. Yankee Buccaneer, directed by Frederick De Cordova, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. The Houses In Between by Howard Spring was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1952.

1951

A Streetcar Named Desire directed by Elia Kazan was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

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

1950

Three Secrets directed by Robert Wise was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

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

1949

The Singing Princess directed by Anton Gino Domenighini was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

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

1948

Johnny Belinda directed by Jean Negulesco was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

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

1947

Les maudits directed by René Clément was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

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

1946

The Overlanders directed by Harry Watt was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

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

1945

Her Highness and the Bellboy directed by Richard Thorpe was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

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

1944

San Fernando Valley directed by John English was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1944.

1943

Wintertime directed by John Brahm was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

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

1942

Manila Calling directed by Herbert I. Leeds was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

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

1941

Jungle Man directed by Harry L. Fraser was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

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

1940

Up in the Air directed by Howard Bretherton was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

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

1939

Babes in Arms directed by Busby Berkeley was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

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

1938

Hold That Co-ed directed by George Marshall was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

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

1937

Non-Stop New York directed by Robert Stevenson was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

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

1935

La bandera directed by Julien Duvivier was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

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

1934

The Barretts of Wimpole Street directed by Sidney Franklin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

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

1933

Berkeley Square directed by Frank Lloyd was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

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

1932

The King Murder directed by Richard Thorpe was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1932.

1931

Arizona Terror directed by Phil Rosen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

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

1925

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

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1925.

1921

Camille directed by Ray C. Smallwood was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

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

1918

Johanna Enlists directed by William Desmond Taylor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918.

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

1915

Regeneration directed by Raoul Walsh was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915.

But much more happened, find out here: 05 September 1915.