August 7

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2018

Black Wake directed by Jeremiah Kipp was one of the most viewed movies released in 2018.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 2018.

2016

Kubo and the Two Strings directed by Travis Knight was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 2016.

2015

Brothers directed by Karan Malhotra was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 2015.

2014

The Giver directed by Phillip Noyce was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 2014.

2012

The Dinosaur Project directed by Sid Bennett was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 2012.

2011

Ghost Story: A Novel of the Dresden Files by Jim Butcher was one of the best seller of 2011.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 2011.

2010

Eat Pray Love directed by Ryan Murphy was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 2010.

2008

The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week people in US were listening to I Kissed A Girl by Katy Perry. Wild Child, directed by Nick Moore, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008. Fleeced by Dick Morris and Eileen McGann was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 2008.

2007

Daddy Day Camp directed by Fred Savage was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 2007.

2006

Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna directed by Karan Johar was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 2006.

2004

The Five People You Meet In Heaven by Mitch Albom was one of the best seller of 2004.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 2004.

2003

Grind directed by Casey La Scala was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 2003.

2002

Famous people born on this day include BlueEyedJackson . In that special week people in US were listening to Hot In Herre by Nelly. Possession, directed by Neil LaBute, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002. Why I Am A Catholic by Garry Wills was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 2002.

2001

Rise To Rebellion by Jeff Shaara was one of the best seller of 2001.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Nic Wallace. In UK 7 Days by Craig David was in the top 5 hits. Not A Day Goes By by E. Lynn Harris was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 2000.

1999

Bowfinger directed by Frank Oz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Chandler Wilson. In UK Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are) by Pras Michel featuring ODB & Mya was in the top 5 hits. Extramarital, directed by Yael Russcol, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. Summer Sisters by Judy Blume was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1998.

1997

Steel directed by Kenneth Johnson was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Liam James. In UK Wannabe by The Spice Girls was in the top 5 hits. Brilliant Lies, directed by Richard Franklin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. Unlimited Access by Gary Aldrich was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include NotYourAverageFlight . In UK Never Forget by Take That was in the top 5 hits. East Meets West, directed by Kihachi Okamoto, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. When Elephants Weep by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson and Susan McCarthy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Sarah White. In that special week people in US were listening to Stay by Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories. Eena Meena Deeka, directed by David Dhawan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. The Client by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Francesca Fisher-Eastwood. In that special week people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40. The Secret Garden, directed by Agnieszka Holland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. Pleading Guilty by Scott Turow was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jayk Purdy. In UK Ain't No Doubt by Jimmy Nail was in the top 5 hits. Deedar, directed by Pramod Chakravorty, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. The Happy Isles Of Oceania by Paul Theroux was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Mike Trout. In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits. Talkin' Dirty After Dark, directed by Topper Carew, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. Pastime by Robert B. Parker was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Julian Savea. In UK Turtle Power by Partners In Kryme was in the top 5 hits. Air America, directed by Roger Spottiswoode, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. Liar'S Poker by Michael Lewis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include DeMar DeRozan. In UK Swing The Mood by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers was in the top 5 hits. Skinheads, directed by Greydon Clark, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten by Robert Fulghum was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Anikka Albrite. In UK The Only Way Is Up by Yazz & The Plastic Population was in the top 5 hits. The Last Temptation of Christ, directed by Martin Scorsese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. Generation Of Swine by Hunter S. Thompson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Sidney Crosby. In UK It's A Sin by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits. The Monster Squad, directed by Fred Dekker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. And A Voice To Sing With by Joan Baez was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Altair Jarabo. In that special week people in US were listening to Glory Of Love (Theme From The Karate Kid Part II) by Peter Cetera. Manhunter, directed by Michael Mann, 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: 07 August 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Sophie Ward (model). In UK Frankie by Sister Sledge was in the top 5 hits. Volunteers, directed by Nicholas Meyer, 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: 07 August 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Ramon (Nouvelle Star). In UK Careless Whisper by George Michael was in the top 5 hits. Red Dawn, directed by John Milius, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. Heretics Of Dune by Frank Herbert was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Christian Chávez. In that special week people in US were listening to Every Breath You Take by The Police. Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro, directed by Kundan Shah, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. White Gold Wielder by Stephen R. Donaldson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Abbie Cornish. In UK Come On Eileen by Dexy's Midnight Runners With The Emerald Express was in the top 5 hits. Manhattan Baby, directed by Lucio Fulci, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. A Light In The Attic by Shel Silverstein was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Randy Wayne. In that special week people in US were listening to Jessie's Girl by Rick Springfield. Gallipoli, directed by Peter Weir, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. Xpd by Len Deighton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Aurélie Claudel. In that special week people in US were listening to Magic by Olivia Newton-John. Motel Hell, directed by Kevin Connor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. Donahue by Phil Donahue was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Dominique Fidanza. In UK I Don't Like Mondays by The Boomtown Rats was in the top 5 hits. Doing Time, directed by Dick Clement, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979. I'M Dancing As Fast As I Can by Barbara Gordon was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1979.

1978

The Human Factor by Graham Greene was one of the best seller of 1978.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Ivory Coast. In that special week people in US were listening to I Just Want To Be Your Everything by Andy Gibb. The Psychic, directed by Lucio Fulci, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977. Your Erroneous Zones by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Nicolas Brusque. In UK Don't Go Breaking My Heart by Elton John & Kiki Dee was in the top 5 hits. The Ritz, directed by Richard Lester, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. Crowned Heads by Thomas Tryon was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Charlize Theron. In that special week people in US were listening to One Of These Nights by Eagles. Syndicate Sadists, directed by Umberto Lenzi, 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: 07 August 1975.

1974

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Michael Shannon (actor). In UK She by Charles Aznavour was in the top 5 hits. The Black Godfather, directed by John Evans, 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: 07 August 1974.

1973

Famous people born on this day include Mikhail Gorsheniov. In that special week people in US were listening to The Morning After by Maureen McGovern. Battle of the Amazons, directed by Alfonso Brescia, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. Once Is Not Enough by Jacqueline Susann was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Alexis Glick. In UK School's Out by Alice Cooper was in the top 5 hits. Sacrifice!, directed by Umberto Lenzi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. The Savage God by A. Alvarez was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Sydney Penny. In UK I'm Still Waiting by Diana Ross was in the top 5 hits. Die Screaming Marianne, directed by Pete Walker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. The Passions Of The Mind by Irving Stone was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Melanie Sykes. In UK In The Summertime by Mungo Jerry was in the top 5 hits. Lovers and Other Strangers, directed by Cy Howard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. Civilisation by Kenneth Clark was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1970.

1969

Except For Me And Thee by Jessamyn West was one of the best seller of 1969.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Sophie Lee. In that special week people in US were listening to Hello, I Love You by The Doors. Between Parent And Child by Haim G. Ginott was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1968.

1967

The Death Of A President by William Manchester was one of the best seller of 1967.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Jimmy Wales. In UK With A Girl Like You by Troggs was in the top 5 hits. Johnny Yuma, directed by Romolo Guerrieri, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. Valley of the Dolls by Jacqueline Susann was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Jocelyn Angloma. In that special week people in US were listening to I'm Henry VIII, I Am by Herman's Hermits. That Funny Feeling, directed by Richard Thorpe, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. Games People Play by Eric Berne was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1965.

1964

The Rector Of Justin by Louis Auchincloss was one of the best seller of 1964.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Harold Perrineau Jr. In that special week people in US were listening to So Much In Love by The Tymes. 80,000 Suspects, directed by Val Guest, 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: 07 August 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Alain Robert (Spider-Man). In UK I Remember You by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits. Kid Galahad, directed by Phil Karlson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962. The Bull From The Sea by Mary Renault was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Brian Conley. In that special week people in US were listening to Tossin' And Turnin' by Bobby Lewis. The Frightened City, directed by John Lemont, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961. Mirror, Mirror On The Wall by Gayelord Hauser was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include David Duchovny. In UK Please Don't Tease by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits. Goliath and the Dragon, directed by Vittorio Cottafavi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. Set This House On Fire by William Styron was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Koenraad Elst. In UK Dream Lover by Bobby Darin was in the top 5 hits. Alle Tage ist kein Sonntag, directed by Helmut Weiss, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. My Brother Was An Only Child by Jack Douglas was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Bruce Dickinson. In UK All I Have To Do Is Dream / Claudette by The Everly Brothers was in the top 5 hits. The Big Country, directed by William Wyler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. Masters Of Deceit by J. Edgar Hoover was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Caroline Aaron. In UK All Shook Up by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits. Operation Mad Ball, directed by Richard Quine, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. The Hidden Persuaders by Vance Packard was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1957.

1956

Canyon River directed by Harmon Jones was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Wayne Knight. In UK Rose Marie by Slim Whitman was in the top 5 hits. Mr. Arkadin, directed by Orson Welles, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. Gentlemen, Start Your Engines by Wilbur Shaw was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1955.

1954

Of Whales And Men by R.B. Robertson was one of the best seller of 1954.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1954.

1953

The Affairs of Dobie Gillis directed by Don Weis was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1953.

1952

A Man Called Peter by Catherine Marshall was one of the best seller of 1952.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1952.

1951

The Man in the White Suit directed by Alexander Mackendrick was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1951.

1950

Alina directed by Giorgio Pastina was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1950.

1949

Jolson Sings Again directed by Henry Levin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1949.

1948

Julia Misbehaves directed by Jack Conway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1948.

1947

Life with Father directed by Michael Curtiz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1947.

1946

The Time of Their Lives directed by Charles Barton was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1946.

1945

West of the Pecos directed by Edward Killy was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1945.

1944

Hail the Conquering Hero directed by Preston Sturges was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1944.

1943

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

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1943.

1942

Hillbilly Blitzkrieg directed by Roy Mack was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1942.

1941

Dive Bomber directed by Michael Curtiz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1941.

1940

The Return of Frank James directed by Fritz Lang was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1940.

1938

Four Daughters directed by Michael Curtiz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1938.

1937

Souls at Sea directed by Henry Hathaway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1937.

1936

I'd Give My Life directed by Edwin L. Marin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1936.

1935

Alice Adams directed by George Stevens was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1935.

1934

Cuesta abajo directed by Louis J. Gasnier was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1934.

1933

The Ghoul directed by T. Hayes Hunter was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1933.

1932

Devil and the Deep directed by Marion Gering was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1932.

1931

Law of the Rio Grande directed by Forrest Sheldon was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1931.

1930

Moby Dick directed by Lloyd Bacon was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1930.

1927

Mockery directed by Benjamin Christensen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1927.

1925

Wild Horse Mesa directed by George B. Seitz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1925.

1924

Monsieur Beaucaire directed by Sidney Olcott was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

But much more happened, find out here: 07 August 1924.