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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: 08 November 2017.

2015

Spectre directed by Sam Mendes was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

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

2014

Interstellar directed by Christopher Nolan was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

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

2013

12th of Never by James Patterson, Maxine Paetro was one of the best seller of 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 2013.

2011

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

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

2010

Due Date directed by Todd Phillips was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

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

2009

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo directed by Niels Arden Oplev was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

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

2007

Famous people born on this day include Quaid Twins. In UK Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis was in the top 5 hits. Champagne, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, 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: 08 November 2007.

2006

The Nude Vampire directed by Jean Rollin was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

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

2005

Famous people born on this day include D Starr. In UK You Raise Me Up by Westlife was in the top 5 hits. Match Point, directed by Woody Allen, 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: 08 November 2005.

2003

Love Actually directed by Richard Curtis was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

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

2002

8 Mile directed by Curtis Hanson was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 2002.

2001

Famous people born on this day include Will Robertson. In that special week people in US were listening to Family Affair by Mary J. Blige. The One, directed by James Wong, 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: 08 November 2001.

1999

The World Is Not Enough directed by Michael Apted was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999.

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

1998

The Waterboy directed by Frank Coraci was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1998.

1997

Starship Troopers directed by Paul Verhoeven was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1997.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Clark Russell. In UK I Believe / Up On The Roof by Robson & Jerome was in the top 5 hits. Leaving Las Vegas, directed by Mike Figgis, 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: 08 November 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Ella Denton. In that special week people in US were listening to I'll Make Love To You by Boyz II Men. Stargate, directed by Roland Emmerich, 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: 08 November 1994.

1993

A Dangerous Fortune by Ken Follett was one of the best seller of 1993.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1993.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Damon Fizzy. In that special week people in US were listening to Cream by Prince. The People Under the Stairs, directed by Wes Craven, 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: 08 November 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include SZA . In that special week people in US were listening to Love Takes Time by Mariah Carey. Jacob's Ladder, directed by Adrian Lyne, 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: 08 November 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Giancarlo Stanton. In that special week people in US were listening to When I See You Smile by Bad English. Henry V, directed by Kenneth Branagh, 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: 08 November 1989.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Erica Mena. In UK China In Your Hand by T'Pau was in the top 5 hits. Less Than Zero, directed by Marek Kanievska, 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: 08 November 1987.

1986

Betty Blue directed by Jean-Jacques Beineix was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Chloe Malle. In that special week people in US were listening to Miami Vice Theme by Jan Hammer. To Live and Die in L.A., directed by William Friedkin, 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: 08 November 1985.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Sinan Güler. In that special week people in US were listening to All Night Long (All Night) by Lionel Richie. All the Right Moves, directed by Michael Chapman, 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 November 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Ethan Ruan. In UK I Don't Wanna Dance by Eddy Grant was in the top 5 hits. Piranha Part Two: The Spawning, directed by James Cameron, 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: 08 November 1982.

1981

Time Bandits directed by Terry Gilliam was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1981.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Totò Cascio. In UK When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman by Dr Hook was in the top 5 hits. Die Spinnen, 1. Teil - Der Goldene See, directed by Fritz Lang, 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: 08 November 1979.

1978

Famous people born on this day include Julio Sergio Bertagnoli. In UK Rat Trap by The Boomtown Rats was in the top 5 hits. The Wiz, directed by Sidney Lumet, 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: 08 November 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Khia . In UK Name Of The Game by Abba was in the top 5 hits. Pete's Dragon, directed by Don Chaffey, 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: 08 November 1977.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Jose Pinto. In that special week people in US were listening to Island Girl by Elton John. Rooster Cogburn, directed by Stuart Millar, 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: 08 November 1975.

1974

Famous people born on this day include Matthew Rhys. In that special week people in US were listening to You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet by Bachman-Turner Overdrive. Phantom of the Paradise, directed by Brian De Palma, 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: 08 November 1974.

1973

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Frantisek Kaberle. In UK Let Me In by The Osmonds was in the top 5 hits. Robin Hood, directed by Wolfgang Reitherman, 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: 08 November 1973.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Anna Katrina Simcic. In that special week people in US were listening to Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves by Cher. My Name Is Trinity, directed by E.B. Clucher, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. America, Inc by Morton Mintz and Jerry S. Cohen was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1971.

1970

The Phantom Tollbooth directed by Chuck Jones was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1970.

1969

Marlowe directed by Paul Bogart was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1969.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Mark Zollitsch. In UK Baby Now That I've Found You by The Foundations was in the top 5 hits. Cool Hand Luke, directed by Stuart Rosenberg, 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: 08 November 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Michael Soles. In that special week people in US were listening to Poor Side Of Town by Johnny Rivers. Cul-de-sac, directed by Roman Polanski, 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: 08 November 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Bart Latuheru. In that special week people in US were listening to Get Off Of My Cloud by The Rolling Stones. Juliet of the Spirits, directed by Federico Fellini, 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: 08 November 1965.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Dwight Smith. In UK Do You Love Me? by Brian Poole & The Tremeloes was in the top 5 hits. It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World, directed by Stanley Kramer, 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: 08 November 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Ron Johnson. In UK Lovesick Blues by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits. Mutiny on the Bounty, directed by Lewis Milestone, 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: 08 November 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Leif Garrett in Hollywood. In UK His Latest Flame / Little Sisters by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits. The Comancheros, directed by Michael Curtiz, 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: 08 November 1961.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Chi Chi LaRue. In UK Mack The Knife by Bobby Darin was in the top 5 hits. The Lovers, directed by Louis Malle, 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: 08 November 1959.

1958

Mon Oncle directed by Jacques Tati was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Barry Cowger. In UK Diana by Paul Anka was in the top 5 hits. Pursuit of the Graf Spee, directed by Michael Powell, 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: 08 November 1957.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Patricia Barber. In UK Hernando's Hideaway by Johnston Brothers was in the top 5 hits. Umberto D., directed by Vittorio De Sica, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. A Charmed Life by Mary McCarthy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1955.

1954

Summer Interlude directed by Ingmar Bergman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1954.

1953

Kiss Me Kate directed by George Sidney was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

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

1951

Quo Vadis directed by Mervyn LeRoy was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

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

1950

Dark City directed by William Dieterle was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

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

1949

They Live by Night directed by Nicholas Ray was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

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

1947

Forever Amber directed by Otto Preminger was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

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

1946

The Strange Woman directed by Edgar Ulmer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

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

1945

Detour directed by Edgar G. Ulmer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1945.

1943

The North Star directed by Lewis Milestone was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

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

1942

The Palm Beach Story directed by Preston Sturges was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

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

1941

I Wake Up Screaming directed by Bruce Humberstone was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

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

1939

The Flying Deuces directed by A. Edward Sutherland was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

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

1938

The Lady Vanishes directed by Alfred Hitchcock was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

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

1937

The Hurricane directed by John Ford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

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

1935

A Night at the Opera directed by Sam Wood was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

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

1934

The Trail Beyond directed by Robert Bradbury was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

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

1933

The Blood of a Poet directed by Jean Cocteau was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

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

1931

A White Bird Flying by Bess Streeter Aldrich was one of the best seller of 1931.

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

1930

The Doorway to Hell directed by Archie Mayo was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

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

1929

The Taming of the Shrew directed by Sam Taylor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

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

1927

Uncle Tom's Cabin directed by Harry A. Pollard was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

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

1926

The Great K & A Train Robbery directed by Lewis Seiler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

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

1925

The Eagle directed by Clarence Brown was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

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

1923

The Extra Girl directed by F. Richard Jones was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1923.

1922

The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ademir Marques de Menezes. The Headless Horseman, directed by Edward D. Venturini, 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: 08 November 1922.

1921

Hamlet directed by Svend Gade was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

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

1919

Blind Husbands directed by Erich Stroheim was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919.

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

1918

Shoulder Arms directed by Charles Chaplin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918.

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

1917

Seven Keys to Baldpate directed by Hugh Ford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1917.

1915

The Raven directed by Charles J. Brabin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915.

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

1914

The New Wizard of Oz directed by L. Frank Baum was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914.

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

1913

Heart of the Hills by John Fox, Jr. was one of the best seller of 1913.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1913.

1911

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1911.

1910

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1910.

1909

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1909.

1907

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1907.

1906

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1906.

1905

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

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

1903

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1903.

1902

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

But much more happened, find out here: 08 November 1902.

1901

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

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