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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 September 2017.

2015

The Man from U.N.C.L.E. directed by Guy Ritchie was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

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

2014

A Call To Action by Jimmy Carter was one of the best seller of 2014.

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

2013

Kick-Ass 2 directed by Jeff Wadlow was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

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

2011

We Need to Talk About Kevin directed by Lynne Ramsay was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

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

2010

The King's Speech directed by Tom Hooper was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

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

2009

Famous people born on this day include Jacob Ballinger. In that special week people in US were listening to I Gotta Feeling by The Black Eyed Peas. Up in the Air, directed by Jason Reitman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009. 92 Pacific Boulevard: A Cedar Cove Novel by Debbie Macomber was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 2009.

2007

Juno directed by Jason Reitman 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 UK I Don't Feel Like Dancin' by Scissor Sisters was in the top 5 hits. The Lives of Others, directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006. 6 Rainier Drive by Debbie Macomber 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. Walk the Line, directed by James Mangold, 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 September 2005.

2003

Famous people born on this day include Spencer O'Reilly. In UK Where Is The Love? by The Black Eyed Peas was in the top 5 hits. Dogville, directed by Lars Von Trier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003. 2nd Chance by James Patterson, Andrew Gross 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 UK The Tide Is High (Get The Feeling) by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits. Mother India, directed by Mehboob, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002. A Beautiful Mind by Sylvia Nasar was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 2002.

2001

Jeepers Creepers directed by Victor Salva was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001.

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

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In UK Music by Madonna was in the top 5 hits. The Cell, directed by Tarsem Singh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. A Density Of Souls by Christopher Rice 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. American Beauty, directed by Sam Mendes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. Abide With Me by E. Lynn Harris was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1999.

1998

Blade directed by Stephen Norrington was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998.

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

1997

Famous people born on this day include Jarrad LaBarrie. In that special week people in US were listening to Honey by Mariah Carey. Event Horizon, directed by Paul Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997. 8 Weeks to Optimum Health by Andrew Weil was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1997.

1996

Sling Blade directed by Billy Bob Thornton was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996.

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

1995

Famous people born on this day include Ellie Black. In UK You Are Not Alone by Michael Jackson was in the top 5 hits. La Haine, directed by Mathieu Kassovitz, 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 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. Natural Born Killers, directed by Oliver Stone, 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 September 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Thomas Silvers. In that special week people in US were listening to Dreamlover by Mariah Carey. Three Colors: Blue, directed by Krzysztof Kieslowski, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. A Dangerous Fortune by Ken Follett 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 that special week people in US were listening to End Of The Road by Boyz II Men. Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me, directed by David Lynch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. A Brilliant Madness by Patty Duke and Gloria Hochman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1992.

1991

Child's Play 3 directed by Jack Bender was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Jay Weinberg. In that special week people in US were listening to Blaze Of Glory by Jon Bon Jovi. The Witches, directed by Nicolas Roeg, 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 September 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Avicii . In UK Ride On Time by Black Box was in the top 5 hits. Kickboxer, directed by Mark DiSalle, 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 September 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Gustav Schafer. In UK Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins was in the top 5 hits. The Big Blue, directed by Luc Besson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. A Bright Shining Lie by Neil Sheehan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1988.

1987

Hamburger Hill directed by John Irvin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Joao Moutinho. In UK Don't Leave Me This Way by The Communards was in the top 5 hits. The Fly, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. A Cast Of Killers by Sidney D. Kirkpatrick 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 Phil Bozeman. In UK Dancing In The Street by David Bowie & Mick Jagger was in the top 5 hits. Teen Wolf, directed by Rod Daniel, 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 September 1985.

1984

Amadeus directed by Milos Forman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984.

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

1983

Famous people born on this day include Lewis Roberts-Thompson. In UK Red Red Wine by UB40 was in the top 5 hits. Fire and Ice, directed by Ralph Bakshi, 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 September 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Chumlee . In that special week people in US were listening to Hard To Say I'm Sorry by Chicago. The Beastmaster, directed by Don Coscarelli, 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 September 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Morten Gamst Pedersen. In that special week people in US were listening to Endless Love by Diana Ross. Body Heat, directed by Lawrence Kasdan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. A Flag For Sunrise by Robert Stone 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 Slim Thug. In UK Feels Like I'm In Love by Kelly Marie was in the top 5 hits. Smokey and the Bandit II, directed by Hal Needham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. A Field Guide To The Birds by Roger Tory Peterson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1980.

1979

Time After Time directed by Nicholas Meyer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979.

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

1978

A Distant Mirror by Barbara W. Tuchman was one of the best seller of 1978.

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

1977

Famous people born on this day include Maria Helena Selin. In UK Way Down by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits. Suspiria, directed by Dario Argento, 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 September 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Gerald Drummond and Jervis Drummond. In that special week people in US were listening to (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty by K.C and the Sunshine Band. Gator, directed by Burt Reynolds, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. 1876 by Gore Vidal 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 John Thomas. In that special week people in US were listening to Rhinestone Cowboy by Glen Campbell. The Land That Time Forgot, directed by Kevin Connor, 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 September 1975.

1974

Turkish Delight directed by Paul Verhoeven was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974.

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 Bob Wolcott. In that special week people in US were listening to Let's Get It On by Marvin Gaye. Day for Night, directed by François Truffaut, 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 September 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Lisa Kennedy. In UK Mama Weer All Crazee Now by Slade was in the top 5 hits. The Last House on the Left, directed by Wes Craven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. A Happy Death by Albert Camus 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 Cristy Thom. In UK Hey Girl Don't Bother Me by The Tams was in the top 5 hits. The Man Who Haunted Himself, directed by Basil Dearden, 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 September 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Clarence Weatherspoon. In UK The Wonder Of You by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits. Lovers and Other Strangers, directed by Cy Howard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. A Beggar In Jerusalem by Elie Wiesel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Rachel Hunter. In UK In The Year 2525 by Zager & Evans was in the top 5 hits. The Italian Job, directed by Peter Collinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969. Ada by Vladimir Nabokov was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1969.

1968

Airport by Arthur Haile was one of the best seller of 1968.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Brett Winslow. In UK The Last Waltz by Engelbert Humperdinck was in the top 5 hits. Point Blank, directed by John Boorman, 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 September 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Mike Dyer. In that special week people in US were listening to You Can't Hurry Love by The Supremes. Fantastic Voyage, directed by Richard Fleischer, 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 September 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Barbra Fontana Harris. In that special week people in US were listening to Help! by The Beatles. That Funny Feeling, directed by Richard Thorpe, 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 September 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Steffan Peters. In UK Do Wah Diddy Diddy by Manfred Mann was in the top 5 hits. Mary Poppins, directed by Robert Stevenson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. A Day In The Life Of President Kennedy by Jim Bishop 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 Gerald Williams. In UK She Loves You by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. Stray Dog, directed by Akira Kurosawa, 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 September 1963.

1962

Kid Galahad directed by Phil Karlson was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962.

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. Yojimbo, directed by Akira Kurosawa, 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 September 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Stefano Casiraghi. In UK Apache by The Shadows was in the top 5 hits. Let's Make Love, directed by George Cukor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. Act One by Moss Hart was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Kerry Cuomo. In UK Living Doll by Cliff Richard & The Drifters was in the top 5 hits. The Magician, directed by Ingmar Bergman, 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 September 1959.

1958

Abandon Ship! by Richard F. Newcomb was one of the best seller of 1958.

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

1957

Quatermass II: Enemy from Space directed by Val Guest was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957.

But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1957.

1956

Beyond a Reasonable Doubt directed by Fritz Lang was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956.

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

1955

Famous people born on this day include Terry Tempest Williams. In that special week people in US were listening to The Yellow Rose Of Texas by Mitch Miller Orchestra & Chorus. Journey to Italy, directed by Roberto Rossellini, 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 September 1955.

1954

Famous people born on this day include Clayton Norcross. In UK Three Coins In The Fountain by Frank Sinatra was in the top 5 hits. Brigadoon, directed by Vincente Minnelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954. A Child Of The Century by Ben Hecht was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1954.

1953

Island in the Sky directed by William A. Wellman 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 Ellis. Monkey Business, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. Abraham Lincoln by Benjamin P. Thomas was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1952.

1951

People Will Talk directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

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

1950

The Black Rose directed by Henry Hathaway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

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

1949

Under Capricorn directed by Alfred Hitchcock was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

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

1948

Sorry, Wrong Number directed by Anatole Litvak was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

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

1947

Dark Passage directed by Delmer Daves was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

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

1946

Caesar and Cleopatra directed by Gabriel Pascal was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

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

1945

State Fair directed by Walter Lang was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

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

1944

The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Peter Bellamy. Arsenic and Old Lace, directed by Frank Capra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1944.

1943

Sahara directed by Zoltan Korda was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

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

1942

Across the Pacific directed by John Huston was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

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

1941

The Little Foxes directed by William Wyler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

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

1940

Boom Town directed by Jack Conway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

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

1939

The Women directed by George Cukor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

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

1938

Boys Town directed by Norman Taurog was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

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

1937

The Prisoner of Zenda directed by John Cromwell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

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

1936

My Man Godfrey directed by Gregory La Cava was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

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

1935

Anna Karenina directed by Clarence Brown was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

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

1934

Now and Forever directed by Henry Hathaway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

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

1933

Penthouse directed by W.S. Van Dyke was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

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

1932

The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Patsy Cline in Virginia. Love Me Tonight, directed by Rouben Mamoulian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932. Magnolia Street by Louis Golding was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1932.

1931

Waterloo Bridge directed by James Whale was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

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

1930

Storm Over Asia directed by Vsevolod Pudovkin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

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

1929

Our Modern Maidens directed by Jack Conway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

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

1928

The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jacques Ozouf. Our Dancing Daughters, directed by Harry Beaumont, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928. Claire Ambler by Booth Tarkington was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1928.

1927

Der Bettler vom Kölner Dom directed by Rolf Randolf was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

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

1926

3 Bad Men directed by John Ford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

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

1925

The Phantom of the Opera directed by Rupert Julian was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

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

1924

The Red Lily directed by Fred Niblo was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

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

1923

The White Sister directed by Henry King was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923.

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

1922

The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Sid Caesar. Monte Cristo, directed by Emmett J. Flynn, 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 September 1922.

1921

The Blot directed by Lois Weber was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

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

1920

The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include James Calvert. Way Down East, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920. A Man for the Ages by Irving Bacheller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 08 September 1920.

1919

The Mother and the Law directed by D.W. Griffith was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919.

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

1918

Dere Mable by Edward Streeter was one of the best seller of 1918.

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

1917

Mr. Britling Sees It Through by H. G. Wells was one of the best seller of 1917.

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

1916

The Devil's Needle directed by Chester Withey was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916.

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

1915

A Far Country by Winston Churchill was one of the best seller of 1915.

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1914

The Virginian directed by Cecil B. DeMille was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914.

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

1913

The Last Days of Pompeii directed by Mario Caserini was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913.

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

1912

A Hoosier Chronicle by Meredith Nicholson was one of the best seller of 1912.

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

1911

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

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

1910

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

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1909

Sherlock Holmes V directed by was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909.

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1908

Mr. Crewe's Career by Winston Churchill was one of the best seller of 1908.

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1907

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

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1906

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

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1905

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

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1904

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

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1903

Gordon Keith by Thomas Nelson Page 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

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

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