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2017

Death Race 2050 directed by G.J. Echternkamp was one of the most viewed movies released in 2017.

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2016

The Witch directed by Robert Eggers was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016.

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2015

Kingsman: The Secret Service directed by Matthew Vaughn was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

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

2014

Nymphomaniac: Vol. I directed by Lars von Trier was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

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2013

Double Down by Mark Halperin and John Heilemann was one of the best seller of 2013.

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2012

The Lorax directed by Chris Renaud was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012.

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2011

L'argent directed by Marcel L'Herbier was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

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2010

Alice in Wonderland directed by Tim Burton was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

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2009

Watchmen directed by Zack Snyder was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

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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. Never Back Down, directed by Jeff Wadlow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008. Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri was one of the best selling books.
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2007

Zodiac directed by David Fincher was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

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2006

The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins was one of the best seller of 2006.

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2005

Tell Your Children directed by Louis Gasnier was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005.

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2004

EuroTrip directed by Jeff Schaffer was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004.

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2003

Anger Management directed by Peter Segal was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

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2002

40 Days and 40 Nights directed by Michael Lehmann was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002.

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2001

Famous people born on this day include Kaleigh Ryan. In that special week people in US were listening to Stutter by Joe. Sweet November, directed by Pat O'Connor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001. The Constant Gardener by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jacob Bertrand. In that special week people in US were listening to Amazed by Lonestar. Pitch Black, directed by David Twohy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. Nora, Nora by Anne Rivers Siddons was one of the best selling books.
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1999

Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels directed by Guy Ritchie was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999.

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1998

The Big Lebowski directed by Joel Coen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998.

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1997

Donnie Brasco directed by Mike Newell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997.

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1996

Famous people born on this day include Savanah Stehlin. In UK Children by Robert Miles was in the top 5 hits. Bottle Rocket, directed by Wes Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. The Fallen Man by Tony Hillerman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Gringasho . In UK Think Twice by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits. The Quick and the Dead, directed by Sam Raimi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. From Potter's Field by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books.
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1994

Reality Bites directed by Ben Stiller was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994.

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1993

Famous people born on this day include Crystal Westbrooks. In that special week people in US were listening to A Whole New World by Peabo Bryson & Regina Bell. Falling Down, directed by Joel Schumacher, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. Sacred Clowns by Tony Hillerman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Momoko Tsugunaga. In that special week people in US were listening to To Be With You by Mr. Big. The Lawnmower Man, directed by Brett Leonard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. Childhood by Bill Cosby was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Tyler the Creator. In that special week people in US were listening to Someday by Mariah Carey. The Doors, directed by Oliver Stone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. The Rustlers Of West Fork by Louis L'Amour was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Linn Haug. In UK Dub Be Good To Me by Beats International featuring Lindy Layton was in the top 5 hits. The Hunt for Red October, directed by John McTiernan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. The Book Of J by Harold Bloom was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Amanda Nadeau. In UK Too Many Broken Hearts by Jason Donovan was in the top 5 hits. Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, directed by Stephen Herek, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. Mutation by Robin Cook was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Elaine and Melanie Silver. In UK I Should Be So Lucky by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits. Frantic, directed by Roman Polanski, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. The India Fan by Victoria Holt was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Crissy Henderson. In UK I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by George Michael & Aretha Franklin was in the top 5 hits. Raising Arizona, directed by Joel Coen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. Blues by John Hersey was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Timothy DeLaGhetto. In that special week people in US were listening to Kyrie by Mr. Mister. House, directed by Steve Miner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. An Alien Affair by L. Ron Hubbard was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Pretty Yende. In that special week people in US were listening to Can't Fight This Feeling by REO Speedwagon. Witness, directed by Peter Weir, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. After The Reunion by Rona Jaffe was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Leïla Bekhti. In that special week people in US were listening to Jump by Van Halen. This Is Spinal Tap, directed by Rob Reiner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. Pet Sematary by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
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1983

The Beyond directed by Lucio Fulci was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983.

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1982

Evil Under the Sun directed by Guy Hamilton was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982.

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1981

The Lord God Made Them All by James Herriot was one of the best seller of 1981.

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1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Emílson Cribari. In that special week people in US were listening to Crazy Little Thing Called Love by Queen. Mad Max, directed by George Miller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. Random Winds by Belva Plain was one of the best selling books.
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1979

The 47 Ronin directed by Kenji Mizoguchi was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979.

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1978

Famous people born on this day include Lara Cox. In that special week people in US were listening to (Love Is) Thicker Than Water by Andy Gibb. Coming Home, directed by Hal Ashby, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978. Kg 200 by J.D. Gilman and John Clive was one of the best selling books.
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1977

Slap Shot directed by George Roy Hill was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977.

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1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Antoine Dénériaz. Taxi Driver, directed by Martin Scorsese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. Scoundrel Time by Lillian Hellman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Aracely Arambula. In that special week people in US were listening to Have You Never Been Mellow by Olivia Newton-John. A Boy and His Dog, directed by L.Q. Jones, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. The Massacre At Fall Creek by Jessamyn West was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1975.

1974

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lionel Mallier. In UK Tiger Feet by Mud was in the top 5 hits. Blazing Saddles, directed by Mel Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. The Snare Of The Hunter by Helen MacInnes was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1974.

1973

Famous people born on this day include Terry Adams in Mobile. In UK Cum On Feel The Noize by Slade was in the top 5 hits. Fists of Fury, directed by Wei Lo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. Portrait Of A Marriage by Nigel Nicolson was one of the best selling books.
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1972

Cabaret directed by Bob Fosse was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972.

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1971

Bear Island by Alistair MacLean was one of the best seller of 1971.

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

1970

Famous people born on this day include Scott Stahoviak in Waukegan. In that special week people in US were listening to Bridge Over Troubled Water by Simon and Garfunkel. Airport, directed by George Seaton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. Down All The Days by Christy Brown was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Andrea Elson in New York City. In UK (If Paradise Is) Half As Nice by Amen Corner was in the top 5 hits. The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, directed by Ronald Neame, 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: 06 March 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Marty Morgan in Minneapolis. In UK Cinderella Rockefella by Esther & Abi Ofarim was in the top 5 hits. Five Million Years to Earth, directed by Roy Ward Baker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968. The Double Helix by James Watson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Julio Bocca. In that special week people in US were listening to Love Is Here And Now You're Gone by The Supremes. Persona, directed by Ingmar Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967. The Plot by Irving Wallace was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Michelle Edwards. In UK The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore by The Walker Brothers was in the top 5 hits. Harper, directed by Jack Smight, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. Kennedy by Theodore C. Sorensen was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Tammy Liley. In that special week people in US were listening to My Girl by The Temptations. The Sound of Music, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. A Thousand Days by Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Cher Butler. In that special week people in US were listening to I Want To Hold Your Hand by The Beatles. Kissin' Cousins, directed by Gene Nelson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. The Lost City by John Gunther was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include D L Hughley. In that special week people in US were listening to Walk Like A Man by The 4 Seasons. The Trial, directed by Orson Welles, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. The Margaret Rudkin Pepperidge Farm Cookbook by Margaret Rudkin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Alison Nicholas. In UK Can't Help Falling In Love / Rock-A-Hula Baby by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits. Walk on the Wild Side, directed by Edward Dmytryk, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962. Ishi In Two Worlds by Theodora Kroeber was one of the best selling books.
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1961

L'avventura directed by Michelangelo Antonioni was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961.

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1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include [Eris] Sleepy. In UK Running Bear by Johnny Preston was in the top 5 hits. Sink the Bismarck!, directed by Lewis Gilbert, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. The Uncertain Trumpet by General Maxwell D. Taylor was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Tom Arnold in Ottuwa. In UK As I Love You by Shirley Bassey was in the top 5 hits. The Journey, directed by Anatole Litvak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. The Middle Age Of Mrs. Eliot by Angus Wilson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Eddie Deezen. In UK The Story Of My Life by Michael Holliday was in the top 5 hits. The Brothers Karamazov, directed by Richard Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. By Love Possessed by James Gould Cozzens was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Patricia Dupas. In that special week people in US were listening to Young Love by Tab Hunter. The Incredible Shrinking Man, directed by Jack Arnold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. Far, Far The Mountain Peak by John Masters was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1957.

1956

Famous people born on this day include Florence Romand. In UK It's Almost Tomorrow by The Dreamweavers was in the top 5 hits. Doctor at Sea, directed by Ralph Thomas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956. The Quiet American by Graham Greene was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 06 March 1956.

1955

The Wages of Fear directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955.

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1954

Creature from the Black Lagoon directed by Jack Arnold was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954.

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1953

The Naked Spur directed by Anthony Mann 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 Lyn Perrin. Rancho Notorious, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. The Swimming Pool by Mary Roberts Rinehart was one of the best selling books.
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1951

The Celebrity by Laura Z. Hobson was one of the best seller of 1951.

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1950

Stage Fright directed by Alfred Hitchcock was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

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1949

Caught directed by Max Opuls was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

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1948

Quai des Orfèvres directed by H. G. Clouzot was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

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1947

Boomerang! directed by Elia Kazan was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

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1946

Rome, Open City directed by Roberto Rossellini was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

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1945

The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Anna Maria Horsford in New York City. The Picture of Dorian Gray, directed by Albert Lewin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945. Forever Amber by Kathleen Winsor was one of the best selling books.
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1944

Passage to Marseille directed by Michael Curtiz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944.

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1943

Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man directed by Roy William Neill was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

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1942

49th Parallel directed by Michael Powell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

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1941

Pépé le Moko directed by Julien Duvivier was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

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1940

The Baker's Wife directed by Marcel Pagnol was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

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1939

Stagecoach directed by John Ford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

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1938

Child Bride directed by Harry J. Revier was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

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1937

Lost Horizon directed by Frank Capra was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

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1936

Little Lord Fauntleroy directed by John Cromwell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

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1935

The Little Colonel directed by David Butler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

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1934

It Happened One Night directed by Frank Capra was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

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1933

Mystery of the Wax Museum directed by Michael Curtiz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

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1932

The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Bronis?aw Geremek. Murders in the Rue Morgue, directed by Robert Florey, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932. The Sheltered Life by Ellen Glasgow was one of the best selling books.
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1931

Dishonored directed by Josef von Sternberg was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

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1930

City Girl directed by F.W. Murnau was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

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1929

Spies directed by Fritz Lang was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

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1928

The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ronald Stevenson. A Girl in Every Port, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928. Wintersmoon by Hugh Alpole was one of the best selling books.
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1927

Metropolis directed by Fritz Lang was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

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1926

La bohème directed by King Vidor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

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1925

Lady of the Night directed by Monta Bell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

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1924

America directed by D.W. Griffith was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

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1923

The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Erhard Karkoschka. Othello, directed by Dimitri Buchowetzki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923. Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis was one of the best selling books.
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1922

The Boscombe Valley Mystery directed by George Ridgwell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922.

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1921

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse directed by Rex Ingram was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

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1920

The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Olive Dickason. Why Change Your Wife?, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920. Kindred of the Dust by Peter B. Kyne was one of the best selling books.
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1919

The Four Horseman of the Apocalypse by Vicente Blasco Ibanez was one of the best seller of 1919.

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1918

The U.P. Trail by Zane Gre was one of the best seller of 1918.

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1917

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

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1916

Hell's Hinges directed by Charles Swickard was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916.

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1915

The Birth of a Nation directed by D.W. Griffith was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915.

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1914

The Dead Man Who Killed directed by Louis Feuillade was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914.

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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

The Melting of Molly by Maria Thompson Davies was one of the best seller of 1912.

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1911

The Broad Highway by Jeffrey Farnol was one of the best seller of 1911.

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1910

The Rosary Florence by L. Barcla was one of the best seller of 1910.

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1909

The Man in Lower Ten by Mary Roberts Rinehart was one of the best seller of 1909.

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1908

The Shuttle by Frances Hodgson Burnett was one of the best seller of 1908.

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1907

The Port of Missing Men by Meredith Nicholson was one of the best seller of 1907.

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1906

The House of a Thousand Candles by Meredith Nicholson was one of the best seller of 1906.

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1905

The Clansman by Thomas Dixon, Jr. was one of the best seller of 1905.

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1904

The Maquerader by Katherine Cecil Thurston was one of the best seller of 1904.

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1903

Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch by Alice Hegan Rice was one of the best seller of 1903.

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1902

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

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1901

Eben Holden by Irving Bacheller was one of the best seller of 1901.

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