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2016

Tom Clancy Duty and Honor by Grant Blackwood was one of the best seller of 2016.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 2016.

2014

The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt was one of the best seller of 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 2014.

2013

Man of Steel directed by Zack Snyder was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 2013.

2012

Magic Mike directed by Steven Soderbergh was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 2012.

2010

Grown Ups directed by Dennis Dugan was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 2010.

2009

My Sister's Keeper directed by Nick Cassavetes was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 2009.

2008

WALL·E directed by Andrew Stanton was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 2008.

2006

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest directed by Gore Verbinski was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 2006.

2005

Famous people born on this day include Princess Alexia. In UK Ghetto Gospel by 2Pac featuring Elton John was in the top 5 hits. War of the Worlds, directed by Steven Spielberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005. One Shot by Lee Child was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 2005.

2004

White Chicks directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 2004.

2002

Minority Report directed by Steven Spielberg was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 2002.

2001

Famous people born on this day include Jack Lauer. In UK Eternity / The Road To Mandalay by Robbie Williams was in the top 5 hits. Legally Blonde, directed by Robert Luketic, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001. Ghost Soldiers by Hampton Sides was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In UK The Real Slim Shady by Eminem was in the top 5 hits. The Perfect Storm, directed by Wolfgang Petersen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. Hannibal by Thomas Harris was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Harley Smith. In that special week people in US were listening to If You Had My Love by Jennifer Lopez. Tarzan, directed by Chris Buck, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. The Greatest Generation by Tom Brokaw was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Ian 101darkmonkey. In that special week people in US were listening to The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica. Out of Sight, directed by Steven Soderbergh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. The Last Full Measure by Jeff Shaara was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1998.

1997

Famous people born on this day include Andrew Lowe. In that special week people in US were listening to I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans. My Best Friend's Wedding, directed by P.J. Hogan, 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: 26 June 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Matt Smith. In that special week people in US were listening to Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony. Independence Day, directed by Roland Emmerich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. Falling Up by Shel Silverstein was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Drew Monson. In UK Boom Boom Boom by The Outhere Brothers was in the top 5 hits. Apollo 13, directed by Ron Howard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. The Apocalypse Watch by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Ollie McKendrick-Ness. In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits. Wyatt Earp, directed by Lawrence Kasdan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. The Book Of Virtues by William J. Bennett was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Ariana Grande. In that special week people in US were listening to That's The Way Love Goes by Janet Jackson. Sleepless in Seattle, directed by Nora Ephron, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. Einstein'S Dreams by Alan Lightman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jennette McCurdy. In that special week people in US were listening to I'll Be There (Live-Unplugged) by Mariah Carey. Batman Returns, directed by Tim Burton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. Who Will Tell The People by William Greider was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Amanda Cerny. In UK I Wanna Sex You Up by Color Me Badd was in the top 5 hits. The Rocketeer, directed by Joe Johnston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. The Firm by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Martrel Reeves. In UK Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John was in the top 5 hits. RoboCop 2, directed by Irvin Kershner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. Parting With Illusions by Vladimir Pozner was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Alexandr Trusch. In UK Back To Life (However Do You Want Me) by Soul II Soul was in the top 5 hits. Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, directed by Joe Johnston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. Love And Marriage by Bill Cosby was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Liliane Ferrarezi. In UK Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You by Glenn Medeiros was in the top 5 hits. Who Framed Roger Rabbit, directed by Robert Zemeckis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. Moonwalk by Michael Jackson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Samir Nasri. In that special week people in US were listening to I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) by Whitney Houston. Spaceballs, directed by Mel Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. Red Storm Rising by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Aijia Grammer. In UK Spirit In The Sky by Doctor & The Medics was in the top 5 hits. The Karate Kid, Part II, directed by John G. Avildsen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. A Perfect Spy by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Ogyen Trinley Dorje. In UK You'll Never Walk Alone by The Crowd was in the top 5 hits. Return to Oz, directed by Walter Murch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. Family Album by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Aubrey Plaza. In that special week people in US were listening to The Reflex by Duran Duran. The Karate Kid, directed by John G. Avildsen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. Possessions by Judith Michael was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Caroline Guérin. In that special week people in US were listening to Flashdance...What A Feeling by Irene Cara. Twilight Zone: The Movie, directed by Joe Dante, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. Heartburn by Nora Ephron was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Zuzana Kučová. In UK Fame by Irene Cara was in the top 5 hits. Blade Runner, directed by Ridley Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. Jane Fonda'S Workout Book by Jane Fonda was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Damien Sargue. In that special week people in US were listening to Bette Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes. Stripes, directed by Ivan Reitman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. Nice Girls Do by Irene Kassorla was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jason Schwartzman. In UK Crying by Don McLean was in the top 5 hits. Maladolescenza, directed by Pier Giuseppe Murgia, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. No Love Lost by Helen Van Slyke was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Ryan Tedder. In UK Are 'Friends' Electric by Tubeway Army was in the top 5 hits. The Muppet Movie, directed by James Frawley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979. How To Prosper During The Coming Bad Years by Howard J. Ruff was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1979.

1978

Famous people born on this day include Alexandra Canto. In that special week people in US were listening to Shadow Dancing by Andy Gibb. Jaws 2, directed by Jeannot Szwarc, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978. A Time For Truth by William E. Simon was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Nadine Krüger. In UK So You Win Again by Hot Chocolate was in the top 5 hits. Sorcerer, directed by William Friedkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977. Condominium by John D. MacDonald was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Olga Potachova. In UK Combine Harvester by The Wurzels was in the top 5 hits. The Omen, directed by Richard Donner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. Agent In Place by Helen MacInnes was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Paul Phillips. In that special week people in US were listening to Love Will Keep Us Together by The Captain and Tennille. Rollerball, directed by Norman Jewison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. The Moneychangers by Arthur Hailey was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1975.

1974

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Derek Jeter. In that special week people in US were listening to Sundown by Gordon Lightfoot. Where the Red Fern Grows, directed by Norman Tokar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. Management by Peter F. Drucker was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1974.

1973

Famous people born on this day include Samuel Benchetrit. In UK Welcome Home by Peters & Lee was in the top 5 hits. The Exorcist, directed by William Friedkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. Law And Order by Dorothy Uhnak was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Garou (singer). In that special week people in US were listening to Song Sung Blue by Neil Diamond. Ben, directed by Phil Karlson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. I'M O.K.- You'Re O.K. by Thomas Harris was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Max Biaggi. In that special week people in US were listening to It's Too Late by Carole King. Klute, directed by Alan J. Pakula, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. The Passions Of The Mind by Irving Stone was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Chris O'Donnell. In UK In The Summertime by Mungo Jerry was in the top 5 hits. Catch-22, directed by Mike Nichols, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. Up The Organization by Robert Townsend was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Colin Greenwood. In that special week people in US were listening to Love Theme From Romeo & Juliet by Henry Mancini, His Orchestra And Chorus. Death Rides a Horse, directed by Giulio Petroni, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969. The Joys Of Yiddish by Leo Rosten was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Paolo Maldini. In that special week people in US were listening to This Guy's In Love With You by Herb Alpert. The Bride Wore Black, directed by François Truffaut, 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: 26 June 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Benoît Hamon. 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. Tales Of Manhattan by Louis Auchincloss was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Dany Boon. In that special week people in US were listening to Strangers In The Night by Frank Sinatra. Born Free, directed by James Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. Tell No Man by Adela Rogers St. Johns was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1966.

1965

Cat Ballou directed by Elliot Silverstein was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Zeng Jinlian. In that special week people in US were listening to A World Without Love by Peter and Gordon. The Masque of the Red Death, directed by Roger Corman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. My Years With General Motors by Alfred P. Sloan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Douchka Esposito. In UK From Me To You by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. , directed by Federico Fellini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. Seven Days In May by Fletcher Knebel and Charles W. Bailey II was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Ismaël Ferroukhi. In UK I Can't Stop Loving You by Ray Charles was in the top 5 hits. Boccaccio '70, directed by Vittorio De Sica, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962. The Guns Of August by Barbara W. Tuchman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Greg LeMond. 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. Fate Is The Hunter by Ernest K. Gann was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Barbara Edwards. In UK Good Timin' by Jimmy Jones was in the top 5 hits. House of Usher, directed by Roger Corman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. Set This House On Fire by William Styron was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Joëlle Aubron. In UK Roulette by Russ Conway was in the top 5 hits. Darby O'Gill and the Little People, directed by Robert Stevenson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. The Ugly American by William J. Lederer and Eugene Burdick was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Glen Stewart Godwin. In that special week people in US were listening to The Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley. The Bravados, directed by Henry King, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. The Private World Of Pablo Picasso by David Douglas Duncan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Philippe Couillard. In UK Yes Tonight Josephine by Johnnie Ray was in the top 5 hits. The Curse of Frankenstein, directed by Terence Fisher, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. The Innocent Ambassadors by Philip Wylie was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1957.

1956

The Great Locomotive Chase directed by Francis Lyon was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Mick Jones. In UK Unchained Melody by Jimmy Young was in the top 5 hits. The Seven Little Foys, directed by Melville Shavelson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. My Philadelphia Father by Cordelia Drexel Biddle and Kyle Crichton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1955.

1954

Famous people born on this day include Carlos Moreno. In UK Cara Mia by David Whitfield With Mantovani & His Orchestra was in the top 5 hits. The Caine Mutiny, directed by Edward Dmytryk, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954. Mr. Hobbs' Vacation by Edward Streeter was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1954.

1953

Dream Wife directed by Sidney Sheldon was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Gordon McQueen. The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men, directed by Ken Annakin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. The Cruel Sea by Nicholas Monsarrat was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1952.

1951

Ace in the Hole directed by Billy Wilder was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1951.

1950

Where the Sidewalk Ends directed by Otto Preminger was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1950.

1949

Edward, My Son directed by George Cukor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1949.

1948

Romance on the High Seas directed by Michael Curtiz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1948.

1947

L'Atalante directed by Jean Vigo was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1947.

1946

Anna and the King of Siam directed by John Cromwell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1946.

1945

Story of G.I. Joe directed by William A. Wellman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1945.

1944

Went the Day Well? directed by Cavalcanti was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 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: 26 June 1943.

1942

Mrs. Miniver directed by William Wyler was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1942.

1941

The Big Store directed by Charles Riesner was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1941.

1940

The Mortal Storm directed by Frank Borzage was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1940.

1939

Five Came Back directed by John Farrow was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 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: 26 June 1938.

1937

Wee Willie Winkie directed by John Ford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 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: 26 June 1936.

1935

The Dawn Rider directed by R.N. Bradbury was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1935.

1934

Little Miss Marker directed by Alexander Hall was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1934.

1933

His Private Secretary directed by Philip H. Whitman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1933.

1932

Red-Headed Woman directed by Jack Conway was one of the most viewed movies released in 1932.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1932.

1931

Maciste in Hell directed by Guido Brignone was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1931.

1930

The Big House directed by George Hill was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1930.

1929

The Hollywood Revue of 1929 directed by Charles F. Reisner was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1929.

1928

Lonesome directed by Paul Fejos was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1928.

1927

Old San Francisco directed by Alan Crosland was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1927.

1925

The Gold Rush directed by Charles Chaplin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1925.

1924

The Sea Hawk directed by Frank Lloyd was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1924.

1923

The Shock directed by Lambert Hillyer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1923.

1922

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

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1922.

1921

The Golem directed by Carl Boese was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1921.

1919

True Heart Susie directed by D.W. Griffith was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1919.

1917

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

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1917.

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: 26 June 1916.

1915

Fantomas Against Fantomas directed by Louis Feuillade was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1915.

1914

Atlantis directed by August Blom was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1914.

1901

Forward directed by was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 June 1901.