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2017

Chappaquiddick directed by John Curran was one of the most viewed movies released in 2017.

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

2015

The Intern directed by Nancy Meyers was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

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

2014

A Walk Among the Tombstones directed by Scott Frank was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

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

2013

Mahabharat directed by Babubhai Mistry was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

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

2011

50/50 directed by Jonathan Levine was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

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

2010

Let Me In directed by Matt Reeves was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

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

2009

Whip It directed by Drew Barrymore was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

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

2007

The Jane Austen Book Club directed by Robin Swicord was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

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

2006

Famous people born on this day include Brooklynne . In that special week people in US were listening to SexyBack by Justin Timberlake. The Last Kiss, directed by Tony Goldwyn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006. Judge & Jury by James Patterson and Andrew Gross was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 2006.

2005

Famous people born on this day include In World. In UK Don't Cha by The Pussycat Dolls featuring Busta Rhymes was in the top 5 hits. Harsh Times, directed by David Ayer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005. Sweetwater Creek by Anne Rivers Siddons was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 2005.

2003

Famous people born on this day include Spencer O'Reilly. In that special week people in US were listening to Shake Ya Tailfeather by Nelly. Under the Tuscan Sun, directed by Audrey Wells, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003. The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 2003.

2002

Famous people born on this day include Kirra Berglund. In that special week people in US were listening to Dilemma by Nelly. The Tuxedo, directed by Kevin Donovan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002. The Beach House by James Patterson, Peter de Jonge was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 2002.

2001

Famous people born on this day include Lenni-Kim . In that special week people in US were listening to I'm Real by Jennifer Lopez. Hardball, directed by Brian Robbins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001. John Adams by David McCullough was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week people in US were listening to Doesn't Really Matter by Janet. Sexy Beast, directed by Jonathan Glazer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. American Rhapsody by Joe Eszterhas was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Amir Mitchell-Townes. In UK Mambo No 5 (A Little Bit Of...) by Lou Bega was in the top 5 hits. For Love of the Game, directed by Sam Raimi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. When the Wind Blows by James Patterson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1999.

1998

Low Country by Anne Rivers Siddons was one of the best seller of 1998.

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

1997

Famous people born on this day include Jarrad LaBarrie. In UK The Drugs Don't Work by The Verve was in the top 5 hits. Photographing Fairies, directed by Nick Willing, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997. Special Delivery by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Krystal Reyes. In that special week people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio. Maximum Risk, directed by Ringo Lam, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. Lily White by Susan Isaacs was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Julian Weigl. In that special week people in US were listening to Gangsta's Paradise by Coolio. Welcome to the Dollhouse, directed by Todd Solondz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. Politically Correct Bedtime Stories by James Finn Garner was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Cameron Dallas. In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits. Priest, directed by Antonia Bird, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. Couplehood by Paul Reiser was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Thomas Silvers. In UK Mr Vain by Culture Beat was in the top 5 hits. Rudy, directed by David Anspaugh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. The Client by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Nino Niederreiter. In UK Rhythm Is A Dancer by Snap! was in the top 5 hits. School Ties, directed by Robert Mandel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. Sweet Liar by Jude Deveraux was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Joe Sugg. In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits. Mississippi Masala, directed by Mira Nair, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. Saint Maybe by Anne Tyler was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Ella Rae Peck. In that special week people in US were listening to Blaze Of Glory by Jon Bon Jovi. The Field, directed by Jim Sheridan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. Message From Nam by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Avicii . In that special week people in US were listening to Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block. Staying Together, directed by Lee Grant, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. Great Plains by Ian Frazier was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Gustav Schafer. In that special week people in US were listening to Sweet Child O' Mine by Guns N' Roses. Messenger of Death, directed by J. Lee Thompson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. Zoya by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Wiz Khalifa. In that special week people in US were listening to La Bamba by Los Lobos. The Princess Bride, directed by Rob Reiner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. The Songlines by Bruce Chatwin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Leah Labelle. In that special week people in US were listening to Venus by Bananarama. Faubourg St Martin, directed by Jean-Claude Guiguet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. Red Storm Rising by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Yendi Phillipps. In that special week people in US were listening to St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion) by John Parr. Three Men and a Cradle, directed by Coline Serreau, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. If Tomorrow Comes by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Vitaly Petrov. In that special week people in US were listening to What's Love Got To Do With It by Tina Turner. A Soldier's Story, directed by Norman Jewison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. Good Morning, Merry Sunshine by Bob Greene was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Chris Judd. In UK Red Red Wine by UB40 was in the top 5 hits. Strange Invaders, directed by Michael Laughlin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. Hollywood Wives by Jackie Collins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include David Quiroz. In UK Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor was in the top 5 hits. Tempest, directed by Paul Mazursky, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. Princess by Robert Lacey was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Jonathan Taylor Thomas. In that special week people in US were listening to Endless Love by Diana Ross. The French Lieutenant's Woman, directed by Karel Reisz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. The White Hotel by D.M. Thomas was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Neferteri Shepherd. In that special week people in US were listening to Upside Down by Diana Ross. The Club, directed by Bruce Beresford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. Firestarter by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1980.

1979

Sophie's Choice by William Styron was one of the best seller of 1979.

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

1978

Days of Heaven directed by Terrence Malick was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1978.

1977

The Dark Lady by Louis Auchincloss was one of the best seller of 1977.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Sjeng Schalken. In UK Don't Go Breaking My Heart by Elton John & Kiki Dee was in the top 5 hits. The Clown Murders, directed by Martyn Burke, 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: 08 September 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Richard Hughes. In UK Sailing by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits. Dog Day Afternoon, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. Circus by Alistair MacLean was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1975.

1974

Famous people born on this day include Susanna Bonfiglio. In UK Kung Fu Fighting by Carl Douglas was in the top 5 hits. Ajanabee, directed by Shakti Samanta, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. The Woman He Loved by Ralph G. Martin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1974.

1973

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Troy Sanders. In that special week people in US were listening to Let's Get It On by Marvin Gaye. Stateline Motel, directed by Maurizio Lucidi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Phil Laak. In that special week people in US were listening to Alone Again (Naturally) by Gilbert O'Sullivan. The Boy Who Turned Yellow, directed by Michael Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. My Name Is Asher Lev by Chaim Potok was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Martin Freeman. In that special week people in US were listening to Go Away Little Girl by Donny Osmond. Red Sun, directed by Terence Young, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. The Female Eunuch by Germaine Greer was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1971.

1970

The Wall Street Jungle by Richard Ney was one of the best seller of 1970.

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

1969

Famous people born on this day include Eusebio Di Francesco. In UK In The Year 2525 by Zager & Evans was in the top 5 hits. The Courtship of Eddie's Father, directed by Vincente Minnelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969. The Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Roberto Di Donna. In that special week people in US were listening to People Got To Be Free by The Rascals. Vanished by Fletcher Knebel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1968.

1967

A Second-Hand Life by Charles Jackson was one of the best seller of 1967.

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

1966

I, The King by Frances Parkinson Keyes was one of the best seller of 1966.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Darlene Zschech. In that special week people in US were listening to Help! by The Beatles. I, a Woman, directed by Mac Ahlberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. The Green Berets by Robin Moore was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Ralf Lyding. In that special week people in US were listening to The House Of The Rising Sun by The Animals. No Time for Sergeants, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. Convention by Fletcher Knebel and Charles W. Bailey II was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Laurent Olmedo. In that special week people in US were listening to My Boyfriend's Back by The Angels. The Executioner of Venice, directed by Luigi Capuano, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. My Darling Clementine by Jack Fishman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Thomas Kretschmann. In UK I Remember You by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits. Colossus of the Arena, directed by Michele Lupo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962. The Golden Rendezvous by Alistair MacLean was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Franny Michel in Brooklyn. In that special week people in US were listening to Michael by The Highwaymen. Samson, directed by Andrzej Wajda, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961. These Ruins Are Inhabited by Muriel Beadle was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Stefano Casiraghi. In that special week people in US were listening to It's Now Or Never by Elvis Presley. The 1,000 Eyes of Dr. Mabuse, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. The Liberal Hour by John Kenneth Galbraith was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1960.

1959

The Great Imposter by Robert Crichton was one of the best seller of 1959.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Jean-Michel Aphatie. In UK When by The Kalin Twins was in the top 5 hits. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, directed by Richard Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. Let No Man Write My Epitaph by Willard Motley was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Heather Thomas. In that special week people in US were listening to Tammy by Debbie Reynolds. The Thin Man, directed by W.S. Van Dyke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. Stay Alive All Your Life by Norman Vincent Peale was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1957.

1956

A Thing Of Beauty by A.J. Cronin was one of the best seller of 1956.

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

1955

Famous people born on this day include David O'Halloran. In that special week people in US were listening to The Yellow Rose Of Texas by Mitch Miller Orchestra & Chorus. Kings Row, directed by Sam Wood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. The Family Of Man by Edward Steichen was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1955.

1954

Famous people born on this day include Pascal Greggory. In UK Three Coins In The Fountain by Frank Sinatra was in the top 5 hits. The Purple Plain, directed by Robert Parrish, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954. The Healing Oath by Andre Soubiran was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1954.

1953

The Joe Louis Story directed by Robert Gordon was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

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

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include David R Ellis. Yankee Buccaneer, directed by Frederick De Cordova, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. The Thurber Album by James Thurber was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1952.

1951

A Streetcar Named Desire directed by Elia Kazan was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

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

1950

Three Secrets directed by Robert Wise was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

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

1949

The Singing Princess directed by Anton Gino Domenighini was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

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

1948

Johnny Belinda directed by Jean Negulesco was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

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

1947

Driftwood directed by Allan Dwan was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

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

1946

The Overlanders directed by Harry Watt was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

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

1945

Along the Navajo Trail directed by Frank McDonald was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

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

1944

San Fernando Valley directed by John English was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944.

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

1943

Wintertime directed by John Brahm was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

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

1942

Baby Face Morgan directed by Arthur Dreifuss was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

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

1941

Jungle Man directed by Harry L. Fraser was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

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

1939

Babes in Arms directed by Busby Berkeley was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

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

1938

Frontier Scout directed by Sam Newfield was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

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

1937

Non-Stop New York directed by Robert Stevenson was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

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

1935

Condemned to Live directed by Frank R. Strayer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

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

1934

The Barretts of Wimpole Street directed by Sidney Franklin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

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

1933

To the Last Man directed by Henry Hathaway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

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

1932

Those We Love directed by Robert Florey was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1932.

1921

Camille directed by Ray C. Smallwood was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

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

1915

Regeneration directed by Raoul Walsh was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915.

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