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2017

Origin by Dan Brown was one of the best seller of 2017.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2017.

2016

Hardcore Henry directed by Ilya Naishuller was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2016.

2015

Hot Pursuit by Stuart Woods was one of the best seller of 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2015.

2014

Captain America: The Winter Soldier directed by Anthony Russo, Joe Russo was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2014.

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: 08 April 2013.

2012

American Reunion directed by Jon Hurwitz was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2012.

2011

Insidious directed by James Wan was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2011.

2010

Clash of the Titans directed by Louis Leterrier was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2010.

2009

Star Trek directed by J.J. Abrams was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2009.

2008

The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week people in US were listening to Touch My Body by Mariah Carey. Forgetting Sarah Marshall, directed by Nicholas Stoller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008. Dark Curse by Christine Feehan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2008.

2007

Grindhouse directed by Robert Rodriguez was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2007.

2006

Lucky Number Slevin directed by Paul McGuigan was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2006.

2005

Famous people born on this day include Leah Behn. In that special week people in US were listening to Candy Shop by 50 Cent. Mughal-E-Azam, directed by K. Asif, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005. Reflections Of A Peacemaker by Mattie J. T. Stepanek was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2005.

2004

Before Sunset directed by Richard Linklater was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2004.

2003

Phone Booth directed by Joel Schumacher was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2003.

2002

Famous people born on this day include Skai Jackson. In that special week people in US were listening to Ain't It Funny by Jennifer Lopez. Van Wilder, directed by Walt Becker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002. Atonement by Ian McEwan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2002.

2001

Blow directed by Ted Demme was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Comical Colin. Romeo Must Die, directed by Andrzej Bartkowiak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. Natural Blonde by Liz Smith was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 2000.

1999

Following directed by Christopher Nolan was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Jeff Avila. In UK My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits. Wild Things, directed by John McNaughton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. The Endurance by Caroline Alexander was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1998.

1997

Famous people born on this day include Vincent Castronovo. In UK Don't Speak by No Doubt was in the top 5 hits. Crash, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997. Absolute Power by David Baldacci was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1997.

1996

Primal Fear directed by Gregory Hoblit was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Drea German. In that special week people in US were listening to Take A Bow by Madonna. Bad Boys, directed by Michael Bay, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. Puerto Vallarta Squeeze by Robert James Waller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1995.

1994

Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult directed by Peter Segal was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Victoria Shaffer. In UK Young At Heart by The Bluebells was in the top 5 hits. The Sandlot, directed by David Mickey Evans, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. Truman by David McCullough was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Shelby Young. In UK Stay by Shakespear's Sister was in the top 5 hits. Newsies, directed by Kenny Ortega, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. Night Over Water by Ken Follett was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Dej Loaf. In that special week people in US were listening to I've Been Thinking About You by Londonbeat. Lupin the Third: The Castle of Cagliostro, directed by Hayao Miyazaki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. Molly Ivins Can'T Say That by Molly Ivins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Jonghyun. In UK Vogue by Madonna was in the top 5 hits. Cry-Baby, directed by John Waters, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. September by Rosamunde Pilcher was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1990.

1989

Cyborg directed by Albert Pyun was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kim Myung-Sung. In that special week people in US were listening to Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car by Billy Ocean. Above the Law, directed by Andrew Davis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. The Duchess Of Windsor by Charles Higham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Barry Taylor. In UK Everything I Own by Boy George was in the top 5 hits. Withnail & I, directed by Bruce Robinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. Texasville by Larry McMurtry was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Felix Hernandez. In UK Chain Reaction by Diana Ross was in the top 5 hits. The Money Pit, directed by Richard Benjamin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Marie Marchand-Arvier. In that special week people in US were listening to We Are The World by USA for Africa. Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment, directed by Jerry Paris, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. The Soong Dynasty by Sterling Seagrave was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1985.

1984

Romancing the Stone directed by Robert Zemeckis was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Adrian Bellani. In UK Let's Dance by David Bowie was in the top 5 hits. The Meaning of Life, directed by Terry Jones, 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: 08 April 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Judy Star. In that special week people in US were listening to I Love Rock 'N Roll by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts. The Long Good Friday, directed by John Mackenzie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. How To Make Love To A Woman by Michael Morgenstern was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Rebecca Wilson in Queensland. In that special week people in US were listening to Kiss On My List by Daryl Hall & John Oates. Nighthawks, directed by Bruce Malmuth, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. American Dreams by Studs Terkel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Stéphane Bullion. In UK Together We Are Beautiful by Fern Kinney was in the top 5 hits. The Changeling, directed by Peter Medak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. Memories Of Another Day by Harold Robbins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1980.

1979

Phantasm directed by Don Coscarelli was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1979.

1978

Famous people born on this day include Claire Schinegger. In that special week people in US were listening to Night Fever by Bee Gees. Pretty Baby, directed by Louis Malle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978. Delta Of Venus by Anais Nin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Sara Shepard. In that special week people in US were listening to Dancing Queen by ABBA. Demon Seed, directed by Donald Cammell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977. Looking Good by Charles Hix was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jim Farnum in Honolulu. In UK I Love To Love by Tina Charles was in the top 5 hits. Sparkle, directed by Sam O'Steen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. Angels by Billy Graham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Timo Perez. In that special week people in US were listening to Philadelphia Freedom by Elton John. Escape to Witch Mountain, directed by John Hough, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. The Bermuda Triangle by Charles Berlitz was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1975.

1974

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Holger Hott Johansen. In UK Seasons In The Sun by Terry Jacks was in the top 5 hits. The Conversation, directed by Francis Ford Coppola, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John le Carre was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1974.

1973

Famous people born on this day include Joel Davis. In UK Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Old Oak Tree by Dawn featuring Tony Orlando was in the top 5 hits. Sisters, directed by Brian De Palma, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. The First Deadly Sin by Lawrence Sanders was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Damon Watts. In that special week people in US were listening to A Horse With No Name by America. Mark of the Devil, directed by Michael Armstrong, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. The Persian Boy by Mary Renault was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Edward Fryatt in Rochdale. In that special week people in US were listening to Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) by The Temptations. The Beguiled, directed by Donald Siegel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. The Throne Of Saturn by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Gerald Vaughn. In UK Wand'rin' Star by Lee Marvin was in the top 5 hits. Colossus: The Forbin Project, directed by Joseph Sargent, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. The Shivering Sands by Victoria Holt was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Steve Jackson. In UK Where Do You Go To (My Lovely) by Peter Sarstedt was in the top 5 hits. Support Your Local Sheriff!, directed by Burt Kennedy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969. The Love Machine by Jacqueline Susann was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Don Davey. In UK What A Wonderful World / Cabaret by Louis Armstrong was in the top 5 hits. The Party, directed by Blake Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968. The Gabriel Hounds by Mary Stewart was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1968.

1967

Double Trouble directed by Norman Taurog was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Robin Wright Penn. In UK Somebody Help Me by The Spencer Davis Group was in the top 5 hits. Frankie and Johnny, directed by Frederick de Cordova, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. Airs Above The Ground by Mary Stewart was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Erika Cosby. In UK Concrete And Clay by Unit 4+2 was in the top 5 hits. Girl Happy, directed by Boris Sagal, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. The Explorer by Frances Parkinson Keyes was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Valinda Hilleary in Littleton. In UK Little Children by Billy J Kramer & The Dakotas was in the top 5 hits. From Russia with Love, directed by Terence Young, 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: 08 April 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Alec Stewart. In UK How Do You Do It? by Gerry & The Pacemakers was in the top 5 hits. Bye Bye Birdie, directed by George Sidney, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. Happiness Is A Warm Puppy by Charles M. Schulz was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1963.

1962

Sweet Bird of Youth directed by Richard Brooks was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Richard Hatch. In that special week people in US were listening to Blue Moon by The Marcels. Saturday Night and Sunday Morning, directed by Karel Reisz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961. Inside Europe Today by John Gunther was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Alexandre Debanne. In UK My Old Man's A Dustman by Lonnie Donegan was in the top 5 hits. The Unforgiven, directed by John Huston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. Advise And Consent by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Paul Cox. In that special week people in US were listening to Venus by Frankie Avalon. Warlock, directed by Edward Dmytryk, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. Twixt Twelve And Twenty by Pat Boone was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Detlef Bruckhoff. In UK Magic Moments by Perry Como was in the top 5 hits. The Long, Hot Summer, directed by Martin Ritt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. The New Class by Milovan Djilas was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Michael Spound in Santa Monica. In that special week people in US were listening to Butterfly by Andy Williams. 12 Angry Men, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. The Wapshot Chronicle by John Cheever was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1957.

1956

The Man Who Never Was directed by Ronald Neame was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include John Campbell. In UK Give Me Your Word by Tennessee Ernie Ford was in the top 5 hits. Revenge of the Creature, directed by Jack Arnold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. Call To Greatness by Adlai E. Stevenson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1955.

1954

Famous people born on this day include Gary Carter catcher (Montreal Expos. In UK I See The Moon by The Stargazers was in the top 5 hits. Beat the Devil, directed by John Huston, 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: 08 April 1954.

1953

Glen or Glenda directed by Edward D. Wood Jr. was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Adam Woods. The Man in the White Suit, directed by Alexander Mackendrick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. The Swimming Pool by Mary Roberts Rinehart was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1952.

1951

The Thing from Another World directed by Christian Nyby was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1951.

1950

Titanic directed by Herbert Selpin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1950.

1949

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court directed by Tay Garnett was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1949.

1948

Paisan directed by Roberto Rossellini was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1948.

1947

The Farmer's Daughter directed by H.C. Potter was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1947.

1946

To Each His Own directed by Mitchell Leisen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1946.

1945

The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ian White. The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp, directed by Michael Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945. The Black Rose by Thomas B. Costain was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1945.

1944

Buffalo Bill directed by William A. Wellman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1944.

1943

Cabin in the Sky directed by Vincente Minnelli was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1943.

1942

Jungle Book directed by Zoltan Korda was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1942.

1941

The Devil and Miss Jones directed by Sam Wood was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1941.

1940

One Million B.C. directed by Hal Roach Jr. was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1940.

1939

Dodge City directed by Michael Curtiz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1939.

1938

Flash Gordon's Trip to Mars directed by Ford Beebe was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1938.

1937

Quality Street directed by George Stevens was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1937.

1936

Flash Gordon directed by Frederick Stephani was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1936.

1935

Strauss' Great Waltz directed by Alfred Hitchcock was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1935.

1934

Death Takes a Holiday directed by Mitchell Leisen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1934.

1933

The Three Musketeers directed by Colbert Clark was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1933.

1932

The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include John Gavin in Los Angeles. Scarface, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932. Sons by Pearl S. Buck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1932.

1931

The Bad Sister directed by Hobart Henley was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1931.

1930

Free and Easy directed by Edward Sedgwick was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1930.

1929

Alibi directed by Roland West was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1929.

1928

The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Eric Porter. Speedy, directed by Ted Wilde, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928. The Bridge of San Luis by Rey Thornton Wilder was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1928.

1927

Long Pants directed by Frank Capra was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1927.

1926

For Heaven's Sake directed by Sam Taylor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1926.

1925

Whirlpool of Fate directed by Jean Renoir was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1925.

1924

Beau Brummel directed by Harry Beaumont was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1924.

1923

The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Louis Lareng. Safety Last!, directed by Fred Neymeyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923. Black Oxen by Gertrude Atherton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1923.

1922

The Man from Beyond directed by Burton L. King was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1922.

1921

The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari directed by Robert Wiene was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1921.

1920

The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Carmen McRae Clark. Terror Island, directed by James Cruze, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920. The River's End by James Oliver Curwood was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1920.

1919

The Desert of Wheat by Zane Gre was one of the best seller of 1919.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1919.

1918

The Blue Bird directed by Maurice Tourneur was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1918.

1917

A Tale of Two Cities directed by Frank Lloyd was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917.

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1916

The End of the World directed by August Blom was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1916.

1915

Jaffery by William J. Locke was one of the best seller of 1915.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1915.

1914

The Mysterious X directed by Benjamin Christensen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1914.

1913

The Judgment House by Gilbert Parker 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.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1912.

1911

The Harvester by Gene Stratton Porter 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 Inner Shrine by Anonymous (Basil King) was one of the best seller of 1909.

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1908

The Lure of the Mask by Harold MacGrath was one of the best seller of 1908.

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1907

Life and Passion of Christ directed by Ferdinand Zecca was one of the most viewed movies released in 1907.

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1906

Jane Cable by George Barr McCutcheon was one of the best seller of 1906.

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1905

The Garden of Allah by Robert Hichens was one of the best seller of 1905.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1905.

1904

In the Bishop's Carriage by Miriam Michelson was one of the best seller of 1904.

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1903

Lady Rose's Daughter by Mary Augusta Ward was one of the best seller of 1903.

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1902

The Mississippi Bubble by Emerson Hough was one of the best seller of 1902.

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1901

Springtime in the Park directed by was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 April 1901.