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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: 11 July 2017.

2015

Inside Out directed by Pete Docter, Ronnie Del Carmen was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 2015.

2014

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

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 2014.

2013

Despicable Me 2 directed by Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 2013.

2011

Famous people born on this day include Harper Seven Beckham. In that special week people in US were listening to Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, directed by David Yates, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011. 10th Anniversary by James Patterson, Maxine Paetro was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 2011.

2010

The Last Airbender directed by M. Night Shyamalan was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 2010.

2009

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince directed by David Yates was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 2009.

2007

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix directed by David Yates was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 2007.

2006

The Devil Wears Prada directed by David Frankel was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 2006.

2005

Famous people born on this day include Isabella Mugglesam. In that special week people in US were listening to We Belong Together by Mariah Carey. The Island, directed by Michael Bay, 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: 11 July 2005.

2003

Famous people born on this day include Meg Crosbie. In that special week people in US were listening to Crazy In Love by Beyonce. The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, directed by Stephen Norrington, 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: 11 July 2003.

2002

Reign of Fire directed by Rob Bowman was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 2002.

2001

Famous people born on this day include Jordan Burton. In UK Eternity / The Road To Mandalay by Robbie Williams was in the top 5 hits. Scary Movie 2, directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans, 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: 11 July 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week people in US were listening to Everything You Want by Vertical Horizon. Scary Movie, directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans, 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: 11 July 2000.

1999

American Pie directed by Paul Weitz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1999.

1998

Small Soldiers directed by Joe Dante was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1998.

1997

Famous people born on this day include PrankNation . In UK Mmm Bop by Hanson was in the top 5 hits. Contact, directed by Robert Zemeckis, 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: 11 July 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Alessia Cara. In UK Killing Me Softly by Fugees was in the top 5 hits. Criss Cross, directed by Robert Siodmak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. A 3rd Serving of Chicken Soup for the Soul by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Alex Constancio. In UK Boom Boom Boom by The Outhere Brothers was in the top 5 hits. Judge Dredd, directed by Danny Cannon, 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: 11 July 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Nina Nesbitt. In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits. Baby's Day Out, directed by Patrick Read Johnson, 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: 11 July 1994.

1993

In the Line of Fire directed by Wolfgang Petersen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Phillip Hudson. Universal Soldier, directed by Roland Emmerich, 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: 11 July 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Kentaro Sakaguchi. In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits. Boyz n the Hood, directed by John Singleton, 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: 11 July 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Caroline Wozniacki. In UK Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John was in the top 5 hits. Die Hard 2, directed by Renny Harlin, 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: 11 July 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include David Henrie. In that special week people in US were listening to If You Don't Know Me By Now by Simply Red. Licence to Kill, directed by John Glen, 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: 11 July 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Joan Smalls. In that special week people in US were listening to The Flame by Cheap Trick. Midnight Run, directed by Martin Brest, 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: 11 July 1988.

1987

Spaceballs directed by Mel Brooks was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Yoann Gourcuff. In that special week people in US were listening to Holding Back The Years by Simply Red. Big Trouble in Little China, directed by John Carpenter, 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: 11 July 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Robert Adamson (actor). In that special week people in US were listening to A View To A Kill by Duran Duran. Silverado, directed by Lawrence Kasdan, 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: 11 July 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Rachael Taylor. In that special week people in US were listening to When Doves Cry by Prince. The Gods Must Be Crazy, directed by Jamie Uys, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. Almost Paradise by Susan Isaacs was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Peter Cincotti. In UK Baby Jane by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits. Staying Alive, directed by Sylvester Stallone, 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: 11 July 1983.

1982

TRON directed by Steven Lisberger was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Andre Johnson. In that special week people in US were listening to Bette Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes. Escape from New York, directed by John Carpenter, 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: 11 July 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include TJ Wilson (wrestler). In UK Crying by Don McLean was in the top 5 hits. My Bodyguard, directed by Tony Bill, 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: 11 July 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Jax Taylor. In UK Are 'Friends' Electric by Tubeway Army was in the top 5 hits. The Wanderers, directed by Philip Kaufman, 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: 11 July 1979.

1978

Famous people born on this day include Marie Tartois. In UK You're The One That I Want by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits. Heaven Can Wait, directed by Warren Beatty, 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: 11 July 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Goapele . In that special week people in US were listening to Da Doo Ron Ron by Shaun Cassidy. Sorcerer, directed by William Friedkin, 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: 11 July 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Eduardo Nájera. In UK Don't Go Breaking My Heart by Elton John & Kiki Dee was in the top 5 hits. They Came from Within, directed by David Cronenberg, 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: 11 July 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Nadya Suleman. In UK Whispering Grass by Windsor Davies & Don Estelle was in the top 5 hits. Cooley High, directed by Michael Schultz, 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: 11 July 1975.

1974

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lil' Kim. In UK She by Charles Aznavour was in the top 5 hits. Where the Red Fern Grows, directed by Norman Tokar, 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: 11 July 1974.

1973

Famous people born on this day include Konstantinos Kenteris. In UK Welcome Home by Peters & Lee was in the top 5 hits. 40 Carats, directed by Milton Katselas, 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: 11 July 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Michael Rosenbaum. In UK Puppy Love by Donny Osmond was in the top 5 hits. Duck, You Sucker, directed by Sergio Leone, 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: 11 July 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Leisha Hailey. In UK Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep by Middle Of The Road was in the top 5 hits. Two-Lane Blacktop, directed by Monte Hellman, 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: 11 July 1971.

1970

Myra Breckinridge directed by Michael Sarne was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Corentin Martins. In that special week people in US were listening to In The Year 2525 (Exordium & Terminus) by Zager & Evans. Death Rides a Horse, directed by Giulio Petroni, 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: 11 July 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Michael Geist. In that special week people in US were listening to This Guy's In Love With You by Herb Alpert. Senso, directed by Luchino Visconti, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968. Airport by Arthur Haile was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Andy Ashby. In UK A Whiter Shade Of Pale by Procol Harum was in the top 5 hits. The Dirty Dozen, directed by Robert Aldrich, 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: 11 July 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Cheb Mami. In that special week people in US were listening to Hanky Panky by Tommy James and the Shondells. Dr. Who and the Daleks, directed by Gordon Flemyng, 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: 11 July 1966.

1965

The Great Race directed by Blake Edwards was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Craig Charles. In that special week people in US were listening to I Get Around by The Beach Boys. The Masque of the Red Death, directed by Roger Corman, 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: 11 July 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Lisa Rinna. In UK I Like It by Gerry & The Pacemakers was in the top 5 hits. Summer Magic, directed by James Neilson, 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: 11 July 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Muriel Dacq. In UK I Can't Stop Loving You by Ray Charles was in the top 5 hits. Tales of Terror, directed by Roger Corman, 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: 11 July 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Caroline Quentin. In UK Runaway by Del Shannon was in the top 5 hits. Rocco and His Brothers, directed by Luchino Visconti, 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: 11 July 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jafar Panahi. In UK Good Timin' by Jimmy Jones was in the top 5 hits. 13 Ghosts, directed by William Castle, 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: 11 July 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Richie Sambora. In that special week people in US were listening to The Battle Of New Orleans by Johnny Horton. The Hound of the Baskervilles, directed by Terence Fisher, 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: 11 July 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Hugo Sánchez. In UK Who's Sorry Now by Connie Francis was in the top 5 hits. King Creole, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. Abandon Ship! by Richard F. Newcomb was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Peter Murphy (musician). In that special week people in US were listening to Love Letters In The Sand by Pat Boone. The Pride and the Passion, directed by Stanley Kramer, 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: 11 July 1957.

1956

Somebody Up There Likes Me directed by Robert Wise was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Titouan Lamazou. In UK Unchained Melody by Jimmy Young was in the top 5 hits. Mister Roberts, directed by John Ford, 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: 11 July 1955.

1954

Garden of Evil directed by Henry Hathaway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1954.

1953

The Band Wagon directed by Vincente Minnelli was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Stephen Lang. We're Not Married!, directed by Edmund Goulding, 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: 11 July 1952.

1951

Strangers on a Train directed by Alfred Hitchcock was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1951.

1950

The Flame and the Arrow directed by Jacques Tourneur was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1950.

1949

The Fountainhead directed by King Vidor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1949.

1948

A Foreign Affair directed by Billy Wilder was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1948.

1947

Brute Force directed by Jules Dassin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1947.

1946

A Stolen Life directed by Curtis Bernhardt was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1946.

1945

The Silver Fleet directed by Vernon Campbell Sewell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1945.

1944

The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Lou Hudson. The Canterville Ghost, directed by Jules Dassin, 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: 11 July 1944.

1943

Stage Door Canteen directed by Frank Borzage was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1943.

1942

The Magnificent Ambersons directed by Orson Welles was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1942.

1941

Sergeant York directed by Howard Hawks was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1941.

1940

All This, and Heaven Too directed by Anatole Litvak was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1940.

1939

Bachelor Mother directed by Garson Kanin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1939.

1938

Lord Jeff directed by Sam Wood was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1938.

1937

Easy Living directed by Mitchell Leisen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1937.

1936

Poor Little Rich Girl directed by Irving Cummings was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1936.

1935

The Raven directed by Louis Friedlander was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1935.

1934

Of Human Bondage directed by John Cromwell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1934.

1933

Ann Vickers by Sinclair Lewis was one of the best seller of 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1933.

1932

The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jean-Guy Talbot. Million Dollar Legs, directed by Edward Cline, 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: 11 July 1932.

1931

Smart Money directed by Alfred E. Green was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1931.

1930

The Unholy Three directed by Jack Conway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1930.

1929

High Voltage directed by Howard Higgin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1929.

1928

The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Michel Aurillac. The Love of Jeanne Ney, directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst, 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: 11 July 1928.

1927

The Joyless Street directed by G.W. Pabst was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1927.

1926

Faces of Children directed by Jacques Feyder was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1926.

1925

Cyrano de Bergerac directed by Augusto Genina was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1925.

1924

Destiny directed by Fritz Lang was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1924.

1923

The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ray Lumpp. Where the North Begins, directed by Chester M. Franklin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923. Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1923.

1922

Eyes of the Mummy Ma directed by Ernst Lubitsch was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922.

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1921

The Conquering Power directed by Rex Ingram was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1921.

1920

A Man for the Ages by Irving Bacheller was one of the best seller of 1920.

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1919

The Lost Battalion directed by Burton King was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919.

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1918

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

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1917

Wild and Woolly directed by John Emerson was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917.

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1916

Flirting with Fate directed by Christy Cabanne was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916.

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1916.

1915

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

But much more happened, find out here: 11 July 1915.

1914

The King of the Beggars directed by was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914.

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1913

The Flying Circus directed by Alfred Lind was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913.

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1912

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

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1911

Dante's Inferno directed by Francesco Bertolini was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911.

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1910

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

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1909

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

Snow White directed by N/A was one of the most viewed movies released in 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: 11 July 1901.