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2017

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

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 2017.

2015

Krampus directed by Michael Dougherty was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 2015.

2014

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 directed by Francis Lawrence was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 2014.

2013

Frozen directed by Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 2013.

2011

Haywire directed by Steven Soderbergh was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 2011.

2010

Tangled directed by Nathan Greno was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 2010.

2009

The Blind Side directed by John Lee Hancock was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 2009.

2007

Famous people born on this day include Addie BabyTeeth4. In UK Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis was in the top 5 hits. I Don't Want to Be a Man, directed by Ernst Lubitsch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007. 74 Seaside Avenue by Debbie Macomber was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 2007.

2006

Famous people born on this day include William O'Hurley. In UK Patience by Take That was in the top 5 hits. The Wildcat, directed by Ernst Lubitsch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006. 6 Rainier Drive by Debbie Macomber was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 2006.

2005

Famous people born on this day include EvanTubeHD . In that special week people in US were listening to Run It! by Chris Brown. King Kong, directed by Peter Jackson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005. 1776 by David McCullough was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 2005.

2003

The Last Samurai directed by Edward Zwick was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 2003.

2002

Famous people born on this day include Cade Sutton. In UK Dilemma by Nelly featuring Kelly Rowland was in the top 5 hits. Adaptation., directed by Spike Jonze, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002. A Beautiful Mind by Sylvia Nasar was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 2002.

2001

Famous people born on this day include Audrey McGraw. In that special week people in US were listening to Family Affair by Mary J. Blige. Ocean's Eleven, directed by Steven Soderbergh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001. 1st to Die by James Patterson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 2001.

1999

The Green Mile directed by Frank Darabont was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Angelīna Kučvaļska. In UK Believe by Cher was in the top 5 hits. Shakespeare in Love, directed by John Madden, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. A Certain Justice by P. D. James was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1998.

1997

Famous people born on this day include Jimmy Levy. In that special week people in US were listening to Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John. Good Will Hunting, directed by Gus Van Sant, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997. 8 Weeks to Optimum Health by Andrew Weil was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1997.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Anthony Mennella. In that special week people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. Umirayushchii lebed, directed by Yevgeni Bauer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. Acceptable Risk by Robin Cook was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Daan Jordens. In UK Stay Another Day by East 17 was in the top 5 hits. Dumb & Dumber, directed by Peter Farrelly, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. A Case of Need by Michael Crichton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Elián González. In that special week people in US were listening to Again by Janet Jackson. Schindler's List, directed by Steven Spielberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. A Dangerous Fortune by Ken Follett was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1993.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Thomas Keller. In that special week people in US were listening to Black Or White by Michael Jackson. Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country, directed by Nicholas Meyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. A History Of The Arab Peoples by Albert Hourani was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Lukas Bellesini. In that special week people in US were listening to Because I Love You (The Postman Song) by Stevie B. Edward Scissorhands, directed by Tim Burton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. A Bed By The Window by M. Scott Peck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Warren Elgort. In that special week people in US were listening to We Didn't Start The Fire by Billy Joel. Christmas Vacation, directed by Jeremiah Chechik, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. About Face by David H. Hackworth and Julie Sherman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1989.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Jack DeSena. In UK China In Your Hand by T'Pau was in the top 5 hits. Planes, Trains & Automobiles, directed by John Hughes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. Across China by Peter Jenkins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1987.

1986

Heartbreak Ridge directed by Clint Eastwood was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Rudra Pratap Singh. In UK The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush was in the top 5 hits. Rocky IV, directed by Sylvester Stallone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. A Catskill Eagle by Robert B. Parker was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1985.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Ashley Madekwe. In UK Only You by The Flying Pickets was in the top 5 hits. Scarface, directed by Brian De Palma, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. A Hero For Our Times by Ralph G. Martin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Susie Stoddart. In that special week people in US were listening to Mickey by Toni Basil. Gandhi, directed by Richard Attenborough, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. A Few Minutes With Andy Rooney by Andrew A. Rooney was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1982.

1981

On Golden Pond directed by Mark Rydell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1981.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Tim Cahill. In UK Another Brick In The Wall by Pink Floyd was in the top 5 hits. Star Trek: The Motion Picture, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979. American Caesar by William Manchester was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1979.

1978

Famous people born on this day include K D Aubert. In UK Mary's Boy Child by Boney M was in the top 5 hits. Same Time, Next Year, directed by Robert Mulligan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978. A Distant Mirror by Barbara W. Tuchman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Grant Brebner. In that special week people in US were listening to You Light Up My Life by Debby Boone. The Goodbye Girl, directed by Herbert Ross, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977. A Book Of Common Prayer by Joan Didion was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1977.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Natalie Titcume. In that special week people in US were listening to Fly, Robin, Fly by Silver Convention. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, directed by Milos Forman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. Against Our Will by Susan Brownmiller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1975.

1974

Famous people born on this day include Arjan Ebbinge. In that special week people in US were listening to Kung Fu Fighting by Carl Douglas. Murder on the Orient Express, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. A Bridge Too Far by Cornelius Ryan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1974.

1973

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Tim Kohn. In UK I Love You Love Me Love by Gary Glitter was in the top 5 hits. Serpico, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. All Creatures Great And Small by James Herriot was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1973.

1971

Man in the Wilderness directed by Richard C. Sarafian was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Eric Mahlum. In UK Woodstock by Matthew's Southern Comfort was in the top 5 hits. When Moscow Laughs, directed by Boris Barnet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. A Beggar In Jerusalem by Elie Wiesel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1970.

1969

Out of It directed by Paul Williams was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1969.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Spanky Marcus in Hollywood. In UK Hello Goodbye by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. The Producers, directed by Mel Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967. All In The Family by Edwin O'Connor was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Natascha Badmann. In that special week people in US were listening to Good Vibrations by The Beach Boys. Django, directed by Sergio Corbucci, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. A Dream Of Kings by Harry Mark Petrakis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Gordon Durie. In UK The Carnival Is Over by The Seekers was in the top 5 hits. That Darn Cat!, directed by Robert Stevenson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. A Covenant With Death by Stephen Becker was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1965.

1963

Famous people born on this day include Janine Turner in Lincoln. In that special week people in US were listening to Dominique by The Singing Nun. Charade, directed by Stanley Donen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. Bride Of Pendorric by Victoria Holt was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1963.

1962

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Claude Chirac. In that special week people in US were listening to Big Girls Don't Cry by The 4 Seasons. Girls! Girls! Girls!, directed by Norman Taurog, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962. A Bridge For Passing by Pearl S. Buck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include David Lovering. In that special week people in US were listening to Big Bad John by Jimmy Dean. Blue Hawaii, directed by Norman Taurog, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961. A Burnt-Out Case by Graham Greene was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1961.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Satoru Iwata. In UK What Do You Want? by Adam Faith was in the top 5 hits. Ben-Hur, directed by William Wyler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. Advise and Consent by Allen Drur was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Debbie Rowe. In that special week people in US were listening to To Know Him, Is To Love Him by The Teddy Bears. Auntie Mame, directed by Morton DaCosta, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. Abandon Ship! by Richard F. Newcomb was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Luis Mariano Delis Fournier. In UK That'll Be The Day by The Crickets was in the top 5 hits. Sayonara, directed by Joshua Logan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. A Hundred Hours To Suez by Robert Henriques was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1957.

1955

Day the World Ended directed by Roger Corman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1955.

1954

Destry directed by George Marshall was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1954.

1953

Famous people born on this day include Gina Hecht in Winter Park. In UK Answer Me by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits. Hondo, directed by John Farrow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953. A House Is Not A Home by Polly Adler was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1953.

1951

I'll See You in My Dreams directed by Michael Curtiz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1951.

1950

Orpheus directed by Jean Cocteau was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1950.

1949

Adam's Rib directed by George Cukor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1949.

1947

Out of the Past directed by Jacques Tourneur was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1947.

1946

Till the Clouds Roll By directed by Richard Whorf was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1946.

1945

The Bells of St. Mary's directed by Leo McCarey was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1945.

1943

The Spider Woman directed by Roy William Neill was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1943.

1942

Cat People directed by Jacques Tourneur was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1942.

1941

All Through the Night directed by Vincent Sherman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1941.

1939

Destry Rides Again directed by George Marshall was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1939.

1938

The Terror of Tiny Town directed by Sam Newfield was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1938.

1937

Nothing Sacred directed by William A. Wellman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1937.

1935

Scrooge directed by Henry Edwards was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1935.

1934

'Neath the Arizona Skies directed by Harry Fraser was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1934.

1933

The House on 56th Street directed by Robert Florey was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1933.

1931

Frankenstein directed by James Whale was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1931.

1930

The Blue Angel directed by Josef von Sternberg was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1930.

1929

Pandora's Box directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1929.

1927

Der heilige Berg directed by Arnold Fanck was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1927.

1926

Old Ironsides directed by James Cruze was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1926.

1925

Body and Soul directed by Oscar Micheaux was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1925.

1923

The Ten Commandments directed by Cecil B. DeMille was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1923.

1922

The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include John Henry Cound Brunt. Dr. Jack, directed by Fred Newmeyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922. Gentle Julia by Booth Tarkington was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1922.

1921

The Sea Lion directed by Rowland V. Lee was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1921.

1919

Male and Female directed by Cecil B. DeMille was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1919.

1918

All Night directed by Paul Powell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1918.

1917

The Secret Game directed by William C. de Mille was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1917.

1915

Martyrs of the Alamo directed by W. Christy Cabanne was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1915.

1914

The Bargain directed by Reginald Barker was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1914.

1913

David Copperfield directed by Thomas Bentley was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1913.

1911

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

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1911.

1910

A Modern Chronicle by Winston Churchill was one of the best seller of 1910.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1910.

1909

Katrine Elinor by Macartney Lane was one of the best seller of 1909.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1909.

1907

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

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1907.

1906

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

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1906.

1905

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

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1905.

1903

Gordon Keith by Thomas Nelson Page was one of the best seller of 1903.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1903.

1902

Audrey by Mary Johnston was one of the best seller of 1902.

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1902.

1901

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

But much more happened, find out here: 06 December 1901.