January 15

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2018

The Tale directed by Jennifer Fox was one of the most viewed movies released in 2018.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 2018.

2016

Deadpool directed by Tim Miller was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 2016.

2015

The Witch directed by Robert Eggers was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 2015.

2014

The Signal directed by William Eubank was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 2014.

2012

Arbitrage directed by Nicholas Jarecki was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 2012.

2011

Tyrannosaur directed by Paddy Considine was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 2011.

2010

Legion directed by Scott Stewart was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 2010.

2008

Definitely, Maybe directed by Adam Brooks was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 2008.

2007

Teeth directed by Mitchell Lichtenstein was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 2007.

2006

Karla directed by Joel Bender was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 2006.

2004

Saved! directed by Brian Dannelly was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 2004.

2003

From A Buick 8 by Stephen King was one of the best seller of 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 2003.

2002

The Count of Monte Cristo directed by Kevin Reynolds was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 2002.

2001

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Uhitsbrianna . In that special week people in US were listening to Independent Women Part I by Destiny's Child. Donnie Darko, directed by Richard Kelly, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001. The Last Precinct by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 2001.

2000

You Can Count on Me directed by Kenneth Lonergan was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Evan Hufferd. In that special week people in US were listening to Have You Ever? by Brandy. Joe the King, directed by Frank Whaley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. The Simple Truth by David Baldacci was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1999.

1998

Phantoms directed by Joe Chappelle was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1998.

1997

Prefontaine directed by Steve James was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Dove Cameron. In that special week people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. Hard Eight, directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Robert Villanueva. In that special week people in US were listening to On Bended Knee by Boyz II Men. Murder in the First, directed by Marc Rocco, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. Debt Of Honor by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Monika Jagaciak. In UK Twist And Shout by Chaka Demus & Pliers featuring Jack Radics & Taxi Gang was in the top 5 hits. Four Weddings and a Funeral, directed by Mike Newell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. Without Remorse by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1994.

1993

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Paulina Vega. In that special week people in US were listening to I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston. Stalingrad, directed by Joseph Vilsmaier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. The Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1993.

1992

Famous people born on this day include Sheldry Sáez. In UK Bohemian Rhapsody / These Are The Days Of Our Lives by Queen was in the top 5 hits. Reservoir Dogs, directed by Quentin Tarantino, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. Childhood by Bill Cosby was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1992.

1991

Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton was one of the best seller of 1991.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Sophie Sumner. In UK Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits. Brain Dead, directed by Adam Simon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. Straight by Dick Francis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1990.

1989

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Flux Pavilion. In UK Especially For You by Kylie & Jason was in the top 5 hits. Sex, Lies, and Videotape, directed by Steven Soderbergh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. The Last Lion by William Manchester was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1989.

1988

Famous people born on this day include Skrillex . In UK Heaven Is A Place On Earth by Belinda Carlisle was in the top 5 hits. Tapeheads, directed by Bill Fishman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. Perestroika by Mikhail Gorbachev was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Kelly Kelly. In that special week people in US were listening to Walk Like An Egyptian by Bangles. The Stepfather, directed by Joseph Ruben, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. Misery by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Jessy Schram. In UK West End Girls by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits. Desert Bloom, directed by Eugene Corr, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. The Storyteller by Harold Robbins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Rene Adler. In UK I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner was in the top 5 hits. Fandango, directed by Kevin Reynolds, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. Elvis Is Dead And I Don'T Feel So Good Myself by Lewis Grizzard was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1985.

1984

Pet Sematary by Stephen King was one of the best seller of 1984.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Jermaine Pennant. In UK You Can't Hurry Love by Phil Collins was in the top 5 hits. Independence Day, directed by Robert Mandel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. And More By Andy Rooney by Andrew A. Rooney was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Emina Jahovic. In UK The Land Of Make Believe by Bucks Fizz was in the top 5 hits. Shoot the Moon, directed by Alan Parker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. Rabbit Is Rich by John Updike was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1982.

1981

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Sean Lamont. In UK Imagine by John Lennon was in the top 5 hits. Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror, directed by Andrea Bianchi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. Side Effects by Woody Allen was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1981.

1980

Famous people born on this day include Matt Holliday. In that special week people in US were listening to Escape (The Pina Colada Song) by Rupert Holmes. Death Watch, directed by Bertrand Tavernier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. There'S No Such Place As Far Away by Richard Bach was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1980.

1979

Second Generation by Howard Fast was one of the best seller of 1979.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1979.

1978

Famous people born on this day include Eddie Cahill. In UK Mull Of Kintyre / Girl's School by Wings was in the top 5 hits. Vishwanath, directed by Subhash Ghai, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978. The Silmarillion by J.R.R. Tolkien and Christopher Tolkien was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1978.

1977

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Giorgia Meloni. In UK Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul was in the top 5 hits. Bad, directed by Jed Johnson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977. Storm Warning by Jack Higgins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1977.

1976

Memoirs by Tennessee Williams was one of the best seller of 1976.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Mary Pierce. In that special week people in US were listening to Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds by Elton John. The Great McGonagall, directed by Joseph McGrath, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. Something Happened by Joseph Heller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1975.

1974

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Tim Shaw. In that special week people in US were listening to The Joker by Steve Miller Band. Willie Dynamite, directed by Gilbert Moses, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. In One Era And Out The Other by Sam Levenson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1974.

1973

The Peter Prescription by Laurence J. Peter was one of the best seller of 1973.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1973.

1972

The Winds Of War by Herman Wouk was one of the best seller of 1972.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1972.

1971

Crime In America by Ramsey Clark was one of the best seller of 1971.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Shane McMahon. In that special week people in US were listening to Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head by B.J. Thomas. Pippi in the South Seas, directed by Olle Hellbom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. The Seven Minutes by Irving Wallace was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1970.

1969

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Meret Becker. In that special week people in US were listening to I Heard It Through The Grapevine by Marvin Gaye. Preserve And Protect by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1969.

1968

Famous people born on this day include Chad Lowe. In that special week people in US were listening to Hello Goodbye by The Beatles. Blackbeard's Ghost, directed by Robert Stevenson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968. The Confessions of Nat Turner by William Styron was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Lisa Lisa (musician). In UK Green Green Grass Of Home by Tom Jones was in the top 5 hits. Hotel, directed by Richard Quine, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967. The Birds Fall Down by Rebecca West was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Rommel Fernández. In UK Day Tripper / We Can Work It Out by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. The Ghost and Mr. Chicken, directed by Alan Rafkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. The Honey Badger by Robert Ruark was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1966.

1965

The Rector Of Justin by Louis Auchincloss was one of the best seller of 1965.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Janet Lim-Napoles. In UK Glad All Over by Dave Clark Five was in the top 5 hits. Zulu, directed by Cy Endfield, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. The Living Reed by Pearl S. Buck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Azdine Berkane. In UK The Next Time / Bachelor Boy by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits. Le Petit Soldat, directed by Jean-Luc Godard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. The Group by Mary McCarth was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1963.

1962

A Nation Of Sheep by William J. Lederer was one of the best seller of 1962.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1962.

1961

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Serhiy Morozov. In UK Poetry In Motion by Johnny Tillotson was in the top 5 hits. The Politics Of Upheaval by Arthur Schlesinger was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1961.

1960

Famous people born on this day include Michelle Martin (criminal). In that special week people in US were listening to El Paso by Marty Robbins. Cash McCall, directed by Joseph Pevney, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. The Secret World Of Kids by Art Linkletter was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1960.

1959

On My Own by Eleanor Roosevelt was one of the best seller of 1959.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Boris Tadic. In that special week people in US were listening to At The Hop by Danny & The Juniors. Tamango, directed by John Berry, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. On The Beach by Nevil Shute was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1958.

1957

The Tribe That Lost Its Head by Nicholas Monsarrat was one of the best seller of 1957.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1957.

1956

Charleys Tante directed by Hans Quest was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Thierry Breton. In UK The Finger Of Suspicion by Dickie Valentine With The Stargazers was in the top 5 hits. The Americano, directed by William Castle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. Not as a Stranger by Morton Thompson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1955.

1954

Killers from Space directed by W. Lee Wilder was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1954.

1953

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Chris D. In UK You Belong To Me by Jo Stafford was in the top 5 hits. Niagara, directed by Henry Hathaway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953. The Silver Chalice by Thomas B. Costain was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1953.

1952

Sailor Beware directed by Hal Walker was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1952.

1951

Look Younger, Live Longer by Gayelord Hauser was one of the best seller of 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1951.

1950

Gun Crazy directed by Joseph H. Lewis was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1950.

1949

Bad Men of Tombstone directed by Kurt Neumann was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1949.

1948

Check Your Guns directed by Ray Taylor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1948.

1947

Vacation Days directed by Arthur Dreifuss was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1947.

1946

My Reputation directed by Curtis Bernhardt was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1946.

1945

Under Western Skies directed by Jean Yarbrough was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1945.

1942

Joan of Paris directed by Robert Stevenson was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1942.

1941

So Ends Our Night directed by John Cromwell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1941.

1940

The Fatal Hour directed by William Nigh was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1940.

1939

They Made Me a Criminal directed by Busby Berkeley was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1939.

1938

Algiers directed by John Cromwell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1938.

1937

Bulldog Drummond Escapes directed by James P. Hogan was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1937.

1936

The Invisible Ray directed by Lambert Hillyer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1936.

1935

Symphony of Living directed by Frank R. Strayer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1935.

1933

The Vampire Bat directed by Frank R. Strayer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1933.

1931

Beau Ideal directed by Herbert Brenon was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1931.

1930

Anna Christie directed by Clarence Brown was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1930.

1927

The Show directed by Tod Browning was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1927.

1925

Smouldering Fires directed by Clarence Brown was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1925.

1924

Wild Oranges directed by King Vidor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1924.

1920

Pollyanna directed by Paul Powell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1920.

1919

Nerves directed by Robert Reinert was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1919.

1918

Stella Maris directed by Marshall Neilan was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1918.

1915

Young Romance directed by George Melford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915.

But much more happened, find out here: 15 January 1915.