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2018

Dog Man and Cat Kid by Dav Pilkey was one of the best seller of 2018.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 2018.

2016

The Land directed by Steven Caple Jr. was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 2016.

2015

Brooklyn directed by John Crowley was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 2015.

2014

Non-Stop directed by Jaume Collet-Serra was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 2014.

2012

Bachelorette directed by Leslye Headland was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 2012.

2011

Gnomeo & Juliet directed by Kelly Asbury was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 2011.

2010

When in Rome directed by Mark Steven Johnson was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 2010.

2008

The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week people in US were listening to Low by Flo Rida. The Spiderwick Chronicles, directed by Mark Waters, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008. The Nine by Jeffrey Toobin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 2008.

2007

Chapter 27 directed by J.P. Schaefer was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 2007.

2006

The Illusionist directed by Neil Burger was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 2006.

2004

The Perfect Score directed by Brian Robbins was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 2004.

2003

Final Destination 2 directed by David R. Ellis was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 2003.

2002

Famous people born on this day include Avery Winter. In that special week people in US were listening to U Got It Bad by Usher. Big Fat Liar, directed by Shawn Levy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002. Good To Great by Jim Collins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 2002.

2001

Sugar & Spice directed by Francine McDougall was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ollie Munro. In UK I Have A Dream / Seasons In The Sun by Westlife was in the top 5 hits. The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy, directed by Greg Berlanti, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. Hunting Badger by Tony Hillerman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Ricky Garcia. In that special week people in US were listening to Have You Ever? by Brandy. Blast from the Past, directed by Hugh Wilson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. Seize The Night by Dean Koontz was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Silento . In that special week people in US were listening to Truly Madly Deeply by Savage Garden. Deep Rising, directed by Stephen Sommers, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1998.

1997

The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield was one of the best seller of 1997.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Sami Gayle. In UK Earth Song by Michael Jackson was in the top 5 hits. The Spitfire Grill, directed by Lee David Zlotoff, 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: 22 January 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Ramon Regidor. In that special week people in US were listening to On Bended Knee by Boyz II Men. Before Sunrise, directed by Richard Linklater, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. Insomnia by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1995.

1994

Woman of Desire directed by Robert Ginty was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1994.

1993

Matinee directed by Joe Dante was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Vincent Aboubakar. One False Move, directed by Carl Franklin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. Iron John by Robert Bly was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1992.

1991

Mediterraneo directed by Gabriele Salvatores was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Alizé Cornet. In UK Hangin' Tough by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits. Love at Large, directed by Alan Rudolph, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten by Robert Fulghum was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Nick Simmons. In UK Especially For You by Kylie & Jason was in the top 5 hits. The Siege of Firebase Gloria, directed by Brian Trenchard-Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. The Ragman'S Son by Kirk Douglas was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Anais Mali. In UK Heaven Is A Place On Earth by Belinda Carlisle was in the top 5 hits. The Bonfire Of The Vanities by Tom Wolfe was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Ray Rice. In UK Reet Petite by Jackie Wilson was in the top 5 hits. Dead of Winter, directed by Arthur Penn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. Fatherhood by Bill Cosby was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Daniel Wayne Smith. In that special week people in US were listening to That's What Friends Are For by Dionne & Friends. Highlander, directed by Russell Mulcahy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. Texas by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Orianthi (guitarist). In UK I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner was in the top 5 hits. Phenomena, directed by Dario Argento, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. The Brain by Richard M. Restak was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Raica Oliveira. In UK Pipes Of Peace by Paul McCartney was in the top 5 hits. Broadway Danny Rose, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. August by Judith Rossner was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1984.

1983

And More By Andy Rooney by Andrew A. Rooney was one of the best seller of 1983.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Jason Peters. In that special week people in US were listening to Physical by Olivia Newton-John. The Border, directed by Tony Richardson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. Elvis by Albert Goldman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Beverley Mitchell. In UK Imagine by John Lennon was in the top 5 hits. Night School, directed by Ken Hughes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. The Clan Of The Cave Bear by Jean M. Auel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Christopher Masterson. In UK Brass In Pocket by The Pretenders was in the top 5 hits. Fatso, directed by Anne Bancroft, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. The Dead Zone by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Carlos Ruiz. In that special week people in US were listening to Le Freak by Chic. Love on the Run, directed by François Truffaut, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979. The Coup by John Updike was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1979.

1978

Even Big Guys Cry by Alex Karras and Herb Gluck was one of the best seller of 1978.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Hidetoshi Nakata. In that special week people in US were listening to I Wish by Stevie Wonder. Cross of Iron, directed by Sam Peckinpah, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977. Slapstick by Kurt Vonnegut was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jimmy Anderson. In that special week people in US were listening to I Write The Songs by Barry Manilow. Humboldt'S Gift by Saul Bellow was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Balthazar Getty. In that special week people in US were listening to Mandy by Barry Manilow. Mr. Ricco, directed by Paul Bogart, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. The Ebony Tower by John Fowles was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1975.

1974

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Annette Frier. In that special week people in US were listening to Show And Tell by Al Wilson. Around the World with Fanny Hill, directed by Mac Ahlberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. The Joy Of Sex by Alex Comfort was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 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: 22 January 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Gabriel Macht. In UK I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing (In Perfect Harmony) by The New Seekers was in the top 5 hits. Amar Prem, directed by Shakti Samanta, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. Eleanor And Franklin by Joseph P. Lash was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Stan Collymore. In that special week people in US were listening to Knock Three Times by Dawn. The Last Valley, directed by James Clavell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. Islands In The Stream by Ernest Hemingway was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Andy Bolton (powerlifter). In that special week people in US were listening to Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head by B.J. Thomas. The Molly Maguires, directed by Martin Ritt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. The House On The Strand by Daphne du Maurier was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Olivia d'Abo. In that special week people in US were listening to I Heard It Through The Grapevine by Marvin Gaye. Samurai Banners, directed by Hiroshi Inagaki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969. The Arms Of Krupp by William Manchester was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Franck Leboeuf. In UK Hello Goodbye by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. Danger: Diabolik, directed by Mario Bava, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968. Nicholas And Alexandra by Robert K. Massie was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Lionel Plumenail. In UK Green Green Grass Of Home by Tom Jones was in the top 5 hits. Hot Rods to Hell, directed by John Brahm, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967. Rush To Judgment by Mark Lane was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1967.

1966

The Green Berets by Robin Moore was one of the best seller of 1966.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Diane Lane. In UK Yeh Yeh by Georgie Fame was in the top 5 hits. Those Calloways, directed by Norman Tokar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. Not Under Oath by John Kieran was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Stojko Vrankovic. In UK Glad All Over by Dave Clark Five was in the top 5 hits. Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, directed by Stanley Kubrick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. The Spy Who Came in from the Cold by John Le Carre was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1964.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Peter Lohmeyer. In UK The Young Ones by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits. The Three Stooges Meet Hercules, directed by Edward Bernds, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962. The Rise And Fall Of The Third Reich by William L. Shirer was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Daniel Johnston. In UK Poetry In Motion by Johnny Tillotson was in the top 5 hits. Mein Mann, das Wirtschaftswunder, directed by Ulrich Erfurth, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961. Sermons And Soda Water by John O'Hara was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Michael Hutchence. In UK What Do You Want To Make Those Eyes At Me For? by Emile Ford & The Checkmates was in the top 5 hits. The Ape In Me by Cornelia Otis Skinner was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Linda Blair. In UK It's Only Make Believe by Conway Twitty was in the top 5 hits. The Last Blitzkrieg, directed by Arthur Dreifuss, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. Inside Russia Today by John Gunther was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Koen Geens. In UK Great Balls Of Fire by Jerry Lee Lewis was in the top 5 hits. The Screaming Skull, directed by Alex Nicol, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. The Gallant Mrs. Stonewall by Harnett T. Kane was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1958.

1957

The Last Hurrah by Edwin O'Connor was one of the best seller of 1957.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1957.

1956

Famous people born on this day include John Wesley Shipp. In UK Sixteen Tons by Tennessee Ernie Ford was in the top 5 hits. Helen of Troy, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956. A Night To Remember by Walter Lord was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1956.

1955

An Encyclopedia Of Modern American Humor by Bennett Cerf was one of the best seller of 1955.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1955.

1954

Famous people born on this day include Chris Lemmon. In UK Oh Mein Papa by Eddie Calvert was in the top 5 hits. World for Ransom, directed by Robert Aldrich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954. A Man Called Peter by Catherine Marshall was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1954.

1953

The Naked Spur directed by Anthony Mann was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ramón Avilés. The Las Vegas Story, directed by Robert Stevenson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. Closing The Ring by Winston S. Churchill was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1952.

1951

Operation Pacific directed by George Waggner was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1951.

1950

Modern Arms And Free Men by Vannevar Bush was one of the best seller of 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1950.

1949

The Sun Comes Up directed by Richard Thorpe was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1949.

1948

This Was a Woman directed by Tim Whelan was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1948.

1947

The Unfaithful directed by Vincent Sherman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1947.

1946

Terror by Night directed by Roy William Neill was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1946.

1945

The Jade Mask directed by Phil Rosen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1945.

1944

The Fighting Seabees directed by Edward Ludwig was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1944.

1943

A Night for Crime directed by Alexis Thurn-Taxis was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1943.

1941

Come Live with Me directed by Clarence Brown was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1941.

1940

The Fighting 69th directed by William Keighley was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1940.

1939

Gunga Din directed by George Stevens was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1939.

1938

Sailing Along directed by Sonnie Hale was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1938.

1937

Blake of Scotland Yard directed by Robert F. Hill was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1937.

1936

The Petrified Forest directed by Archie Mayo was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1936.

1935

The Good Fairy directed by William Wyler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1935.

1934

Four Frightened People directed by Cecil B. DeMille was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1934.

1933

She Done Him Wrong directed by Lowell Sherman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1933.

1932

Hell's House directed by Howard Higgin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1932.

1931

Seas Beneath directed by John Ford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1931.

1929

The Broadway Melody directed by Harry Beaumont was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1929.

1925

Miss Bluebeard directed by Frank Tuttle was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1925.

1918

Tarzan of the Apes directed by Scott Sidney was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918.

But much more happened, find out here: 22 January 1918.