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2017

Kingsman: The Golden Circle directed by Matthew Vaughn was one of the most viewed movies released in 2017.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 2017.

2015

The Taming Of The Queen by Philippa Gregory was one of the best seller of 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 2015.

2014

Gone Girl directed by David Fincher was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 2014.

2013

Captain Phillips directed by Paul Greengrass was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 2013.

2011

What's Your Number? directed by Mark Mylod was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 2011.

2010

The Social Network directed by David Fincher was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 2010.

2009

Fame directed by Kevin Tancharoen was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 2009.

2007

Lars and the Real Girl directed by Craig Gillespie was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 2007.

2006

Famous people born on this day include India Tanovic. In that special week people in US were listening to SexyBack by Justin Timberlake. Dor, directed by Nagesh Kukunoor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006. The Camel Club by David Baldacci was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 2006.

2005

Stay directed by Marc Forster was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 2005.

2003

Duplex directed by Danny DeVito was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 2003.

2002

Road directed by Rajat Mukherjee was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 2002.

2001

Famous people born on this day include Mia Diaz. In UK Let's Dance by Five was in the top 5 hits. Chelsea Walls, directed by Ethan Hawke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001. Suzanne'S Diary For Nicholas by James Patterson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week people in US were listening to Music by Madonna. Shiner, directed by John Irvin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. The Bear And The Dragon by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Daniel Huttlestone. In UK Mambo No 5 (A Little Bit Of...) by Lou Bega was in the top 5 hits. Drive Me Crazy, directed by John Schultz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. The Edge by Catherine Coulter was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1999.

1998

Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier was one of the best seller of 1998.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1998.

1997

Famous people born on this day include Elena Kampouris. In that special week people in US were listening to Honey by Mariah Carey. Paws, directed by Karl Zwicky, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997. Brain Droppings by George Carlin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Ella Purnell. In UK Ready Or Not by Fugees was in the top 5 hits. Clueless, directed by Amy Heckerling, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. Cause of Death by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1996.

1995

The Run of the Country directed by Peter Yates was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Denyse Tontz. In that special week people in US were listening to I'll Make Love To You by Boyz II Men. Quiz Show, directed by Robert Redford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus by John Gra was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1994.

1993

Pleading Guilty by Scott Turow was one of the best seller of 1993.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In UK Ebeneezer Goode by The Shamen was in the top 5 hits. Innocent Blood, directed by John Landis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. Tangled Vines by Janet Dailey was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Minako Kotobuki. In that special week people in US were listening to (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams. Deceived, directed by Damian Harris, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. The Sum Of All Fears by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Pixie Geldof. In that special week people in US were listening to Release Me by Wilson Phillips. The Boyfriend School, directed by Malcolm Mowbray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. The Rowan by Anne McCaffrey was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Danielle Brooks. In that special week people in US were listening to Don't Wanna Lose You by Gloria Estefan. Black Rain, directed by Ridley Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. Polar Star by Martin Cruz Smith was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Mathieu Bastareaud. In that special week people in US were listening to Sweet Child O' Mine by Guns N' Roses. Spellbinder, directed by Janet Greek, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. Demon Lord Of Karanda by David Eddings was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Tim Burton. In UK Never Gonna Give You Up by Rick Astley was in the top 5 hits. Real Men, directed by Dennis Feldman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. It'S All In The Playing by Shirley MacLaine was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Priya Anand. In UK Don't Leave Me This Way by The Communards was in the top 5 hits. The Name of the Rose, directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. When All You'Ve Ever Wanted Isn'T Enough by Harold S. Kushner was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Tomáš Berdych. In that special week people in US were listening to St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion) by John Parr. Code Name: Emerald, directed by Jonathan Sanger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. Fall From Grace by Larry Collins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Eugenia Volodina. In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits. Duniya, directed by Ramesh Talwar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. The Outsider by Howard Fast was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Jennifer Pena. In UK Red Red Wine by UB40 was in the top 5 hits. All the Right Moves, directed by Michael Chapman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. Monimbo by Robert Moss and Arnaud de Borchgrave was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Regina Deutinger. In UK Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor was in the top 5 hits. Scrubbers, directed by Mai Zetterling, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. Master of the Game by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Bakary Koné. In that special week people in US were listening to Endless Love by Diana Ross. So Fine, directed by Andrew Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. Goodbye, Janette by Harold Robbins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Tizy Bone. In UK Feels Like I'm In Love by Kelly Marie was in the top 5 hits. Hopscotch, directed by Ronald Neame, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. Craig Claiborne'S Gourmet Diet by Craig Claiborne with Pierre Franey was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Chuck Comeau. In UK We Don't Talk Anymore by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits. Heartland, directed by Richard Pearce, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979. The Dead Zone by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1979.

1978

Paradise Alley directed by Sylvester Stallone was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1978.

1977

Your Erroneous Zones by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer was one of the best seller of 1977.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Thierry Marquet. In that special week people in US were listening to (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty by K.C and the Sunshine Band. Executive Suite, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. The Lonely Lady by Harold Robbins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1976.

1975

The Eagle Has Landed by Jack Higgins was one of the best seller of 1975.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1975.

1974

Famous people born on this day include Rasheed Wallace. In UK Kung Fu Fighting by Carl Douglas was in the top 5 hits. Dunderklumpen!, directed by Per Åhlin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. Cashelmara by Susan Howatch was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1974.

1973

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ada Choi. In that special week people in US were listening to Delta Dawn by Helen Reddy. One Way, directed by Jorge Darnell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. Once Is Not Enough by Jacqueline Susann was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1973.

1972

Report To The Commissioner by James Mills was one of the best seller of 1972.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1972.

1971

The Female Eunuch by Germaine Greer was one of the best seller of 1971.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Mark Brunell. In that special week people in US were listening to War by Edwin Starr. Barefoot in the Park, directed by Gene Saks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. The French Lieutenant'S Woman by John Fowles was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Matthew Settle. In UK Bad Moon Rising by Creedence Clearwater Revival was in the top 5 hits. Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, directed by George Roy Hill, 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: 17 September 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Anastacia . In that special week people in US were listening to People Got To Be Free by The Rascals. Funny Girl, directed by William Wyler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968. The Senator by Drew Pearson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Malik Yoba. In that special week people in US were listening to Ode To Billie Joe by Bobbie Gentry. Games, directed by Curtis Harrington, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967. Everything But Money by Sam Levenson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1967.

1966

Tell No Man by Adela Rogers St. Johns was one of the best seller of 1966.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1966.

1965

Night Of Camp David by Fletcher Knebel was one of the best seller of 1965.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1965.

1964

Crisis In Black And White by Charles E. Silberman was one of the best seller of 1964.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include David Wm Sims. In that special week people in US were listening to My Boyfriend's Back by The Angels. Dementia 13, directed by Francis Ford Coppola, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. The Day They Shook The Plum Tree by Arthur H. Lewis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1963.

1962

The Sound Of Bow Bells by Jerome Weidman was one of the best seller of 1962.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Ty Tabor. In that special week people in US were listening to Michael by The Highwaymen. Claudelle Inglish, directed by Gordon Douglas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961. Mirror, Mirror On The Wall by Gayelord Hauser was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Damon Hill. In UK Apache by The Shadows was in the top 5 hits. Tormented, directed by Bert I. Gordon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. Before You Go by Jerome Weidman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Pierre Le Bigaut. In that special week people in US were listening to The Three Bells by The Browns. Le chemin des écoliers, directed by Michel Boisrond, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. The Art Of Llewellyn Jones by Paul Hyde Bonner was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Janez Janša. In UK When by The Kalin Twins was in the top 5 hits. Red Pier, directed by Toshio Masuda, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. Strangers When We Meet by Evan Hunter was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1958.

1957

The Joker Is Wild directed by Charles Vidor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1957.

1956

The Last Wagon directed by Delmer Daves was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Keith Morris. In that special week people in US were listening to The Yellow Rose Of Texas by Mitch Miller Orchestra & Chorus. The Tall Men, directed by Raoul Walsh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. Something Of Value by Robert Ruark was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1955.

1954

Famous people born on this day include Joel-Francois Durand. In UK Three Coins In The Fountain by Frank Sinatra was in the top 5 hits. The Bounty Hunter, directed by André De Toth, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954. Never Victorious, Never Defeated by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1954.

1953

Mogambo directed by John Ford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jerôme Bonaldi. Because You're Mine, directed by Alexander Hall, 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: 17 September 1952.

1951

The Day the Earth Stood Still directed by Robert Wise was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1951.

1950

The Little World Of Don Camillo by Giovanni Guareschi was one of the best seller of 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1950.

1949

Miss Grant Takes Richmond directed by Lloyd Bacon was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1949.

1947

A Ship Bound for India directed by Ingmar Bergman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1947.

1944

The Master Race directed by Herbert J. Biberman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1944.

1943

The Adventures of Tartu directed by Harold S. Bucquet was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1943.

1942

Deep in the Heart of Texas directed by Elmer Clifton was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1942.

1941

You'll Never Get Rich directed by Sidney Lanfield was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1941.

1940

The Mummy's Hand directed by Christy Cabanne was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1940.

1938

Room Service directed by William A. Seiter was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1938.

1936

Murder with Pictures directed by Charles Barton was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1936.

1934

Belle of the Nineties directed by Leo McCarey was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1934.

1933

Wild Boys of the Road directed by William A. Wellman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1933.

1932

Tiger Shark directed by Howard Hawks was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1932.

1931

Graft directed by Christy Cabanne was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1931.

1929

Diary of a Lost Girl directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1929.

1928

The Singing Fool directed by Lloyd Bacon was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1928.

1926

Faust directed by F.W. Murnau was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1926.

1925

The Circle directed by Frank Borzage was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1925.

1924

Aelita: Queen of Mars directed by Yakov Protazanov was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1924.

1922

The Arsonist directed by Brenton Spencer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1922.

1919

The Dragon Painter directed by William Worthington was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1919.

1917

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm directed by Marshall Neilan was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917.

But much more happened, find out here: 17 September 1917.