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2017

S.W.A.T. directed by Clark Johnson was one of the most viewed movies released in 2017.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 2017.

2015

Life on the Line directed by David Hackl was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 2015.

2014

A Most Violent Year directed by J.C. Chandor was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

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

2013

Out of the Furnace directed by Scott Cooper was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

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

2011

Famous people born on this day include Solomon Brown. In that special week people in US were listening to Someone Like You by Adele. J. Edgar, directed by Clint Eastwood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011. Destiny Of The Republic by Candice Millard was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 2011.

2010

Due Date directed by Todd Phillips was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

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

2009

Everybody's Fine directed by Kirk Jones was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

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

2007

Fred Claus directed by David Dobkin was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 2007.

2006

Unknown directed by Simon Brand was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

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

2005

What Remains by Carole Radziwill was one of the best seller of 2005.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 2005.

2003

One Missed Call directed by Takashi Miike was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 2003.

2002

Famous people born on this day include Sorta Emma. In UK The Long And Winding Road / Suspicious Minds by Will Young & Gareth Gates was in the top 5 hits. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, directed by Chris Columbus, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002. The Crimson Petal And The White by Michel Faber was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 2002.

2001

Famous people born on this day include Max Ragan. In that special week people in US were listening to I'm Real by Jennifer Lopez. The One, directed by James Wong, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001. John Adams by David McCullough was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Makeupmonster . In that special week people in US were listening to Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You) by Christina Aguilera. Little Nicky, directed by Steven Brill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. The Art Of Happiness by the Dalai Lama and Howard C. Cutler was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Dylan Rey. In UK Lift Me Up by Geri Halliwell was in the top 5 hits. The Bachelor, directed by Gary Sinyor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Luna . In UK Rollercoaster by B*Witched was in the top 5 hits. B. Monkey, directed by Michael Radford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. Lindbergh by A. Scott Berg was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1998.

1997

Cure directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Spencer Kane. In UK Breakfast At Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something was in the top 5 hits. The Mirror Has Two Faces, directed by Barbra Streisand, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. The Tenth Insight by James Redfield was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1996.

1995

Total Eclipse directed by Agnieszka Holland was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Jazzlyn Marae. In that special week people in US were listening to I'll Make Love To You by Boyz II Men. The War, directed by Jon Avnet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. Baseball by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1994.

1993

Problem Child directed by Dennis Dugan was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include LidoLido . In that special week people in US were listening to End Of The Road by Boyz II Men. Jennifer 8, directed by Bruce Robinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. The Silent Passage by Gail Sheehy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Riho Iida. In that special week people in US were listening to Emotions by Mariah Carey. Enchanted April, directed by Mike Newell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. The Deceiver by Frederick Forsyth was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Henri Saivet. In UK Show Me Heaven by Maria McKee was in the top 5 hits. Jacob's Ladder, directed by Adrian Lyne, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. Surrender The Pink by Carrie Fisher was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Emil Sayfutdinov. In UK Ride On Time by Black Box was in the top 5 hits. Bride of Re-Animator, directed by Brian Yuzna, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. Joshua And The Children by Joseph F. Girzone was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Greg Zuerlein. In that special week people in US were listening to Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins. A Cry in the Dark, directed by Fred Schepisi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. Koko by Peter Straub was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Abudramae Bamba. In that special week people in US were listening to Bad by Michael Jackson. Less Than Zero, directed by Marek Kanievska, 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: 26 October 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Schoolboy Q. In that special week people in US were listening to True Colors by Cyndi Lauper. Nobody's Fool, directed by Evelyn Purcell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. Mayflower Madam by Sydney Biddle Barrows with William Novak was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Soko (singer). In that special week people in US were listening to Saving All My Love For You by Whitney Houston. That Was Then... This Is Now, directed by Christopher Cain, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. Dancing In The Light by Shirley MacLaine was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Sasha Cohen. In that special week people in US were listening to I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder. Toy Soldiers, directed by David Fisher, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. God Knows by Joseph Heller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Julien Arias. In that special week people in US were listening to Islands In The Stream by Kenny Rogers. Deal of the Century, directed by William Friedkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. Christine by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Julie Boulanger. In that special week people in US were listening to Who Can It Be Now? by Men At Work. Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean, directed by Robert Altman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. Second Heaven by Judith Guest was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Guy Sebastian. In UK It's My Party by Dave Stewart With Barbara Gaskin was in the top 5 hits. The Prowler, directed by Joseph Zito, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. The Beverly Hills Diet by Judy Mazel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Cristian Chivu. In that special week people in US were listening to Woman In Love by Barbra Streisand. Humkadam, directed by Anil Ganguly, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. Random Winds by Belva Plain was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Emilie Barrucand. In that special week people in US were listening to Rise by Herb Alpert. The Great Alligator, directed by Sergio Martino, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979. Triple by Ken Follett was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1979.

1978

Caravans directed by James Fargo was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Jon Heder. In that special week people in US were listening to You Light Up My Life by Debby Boone. Pete's Dragon, directed by Don Chaffey, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977. The Silmarillion by J.R.R. Tolkien and Christopher Tolkien was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Miikka Kiprusoff. In UK Mississippi by Pussycat was in the top 5 hits. Mansion of the Doomed, directed by Michael Pataki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. Slapstick by Kurt Vonnegut was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1976.

1975

The Great Railway Bazaar by Paul Theroux was one of the best seller of 1975.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1975.

1974

Famous people born on this day include Rosemarie Dewitt. In UK Everything I Own by Ken Boothe was in the top 5 hits. The Little Prince, directed by Stanley Donen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. Cavett by Dick Cavett and Christopher Porterfield was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1974.

1973

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Seth MacFarlane. In UK Eye Level by Simon Park Orchestra was in the top 5 hits. Three Wishes for Cinderella, directed by Václav Vorlícek, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. The Onion Field by Joseph Wambaugh was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1973.

1972

Captains And The Kings by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best seller of 1972.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1972.

1971

Octaman directed by Harry Essex was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Monica Brant. In that special week people in US were listening to I'll Be There by Jackson 5. Scrooge, directed by Ronald Neame, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. Great Lion Of God by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1970.

1969

The Making Of The President 1968 by Theodore H. White was one of the best seller of 1969.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Miyuki Imori. In that special week people in US were listening to Hey Jude by The Beatles. The Lion in Winter, directed by Anthony Harvey, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968. The Rich And The Super-Rich by Ferdinand Lundberg was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Keith Urban. In UK Baby Now That I've Found You by The Foundations was in the top 5 hits. Cool Hand Luke, directed by Stuart Rosenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967. The Confessions of Nat Turner by William Styron was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Steve Valentine. In UK Distant Drums by Jim Reeves was in the top 5 hits. The Professionals, directed by Richard Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. Games People Play by Eric Berne was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1966.

1965

Never Too Late directed by Bud Yorkin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965.

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

1964

A Mother'S Kisses by Bruce Jay Friedman was one of the best seller of 1964.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Natalie Merchant. In UK Do You Love Me? by Brian Poole & The Tremeloes was in the top 5 hits. Julius Caesar, directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. I Owe Russia $1200 by Bob Hope was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Cary Elwes. In that special week people in US were listening to Monster Mash by Bobby (Boris) Pickett. Gypsy, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962. Travels With Charley by John Steinbeck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Dylan McDermott. In that special week people in US were listening to Runaround Sue by Dion. Bachelor in Paradise, directed by Jack Arnold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Philippe Briand. In UK Tell Laura I Love Her by Ricky Valance was in the top 5 hits. BUtterfield 8, directed by Daniel Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. The Black Book by Lawrence Durrell was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Evo Morales. In that special week people in US were listening to Mack The Knife by Bobby Darin. The Wreck of the Mary Deare, directed by Michael Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. The Elements Of Style by William Strunk Jr. and E.B. White was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Pascale Ogier. In that special week people in US were listening to It's All In The Game by Tommy Edwards. Tarawa Beachhead, directed by Paul Wendkos, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. Please Don'T Eat The Daisies by Jean Kerr was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Glen Murray (politician). In UK Diana by Paul Anka was in the top 5 hits. Curse of the Demon, directed by Jacques Tourneur, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. The Pink Hotel by Dorothy Erskine and Patrick Dennis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1957.

1956

Famous people born on this day include Rita Wilson. In UK A Woman In Love by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits. Beyond Mombasa, directed by George Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956. King Of Paris by Guy Endore was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Baltasar Garzón. In that special week people in US were listening to Autumn Leaves by Roger Williams. Tarantula, directed by Jack Arnold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. Band Of Angels by Robert Penn Warren was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1955.

1954

Athena directed by Richard Thorpe was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1954.

1953

Famous people born on this day include Roger Allam. In UK Look At That Girl by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits. Kiss Me Kate, directed by George Sidney, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953. Love Is A Bridge by Charles Bracelen Flood was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Lazar Ristovski. Montana Belle, directed by Allan Dwan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. From Under My Hat by Hedda Hopper was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1952.

1951

Requiem For A Nun by William Faulkner was one of the best seller of 1951.

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

1950

Harriet Craig directed by Vincent Sherman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

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

1949

That Forsyte Woman directed by Compton Bennett was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

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

1948

Angel on the Amazon directed by John H. Auer was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

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

1947

Body and Soul directed by Robert Rossen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

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

1946

Appointment with Crime directed by John Harlow was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

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

1945

Dakota directed by Joseph Kane was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

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

1944

I Accuse My Parents directed by Sam Newfield was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1944.

1943

The North Star directed by Lewis Milestone was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

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

1942

Springtime in the Rockies directed by Irving Cummings was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

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

1940

The Mark of Zorro directed by Rouben Mamoulian was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

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

1939

Danger Flight directed by Howard Bretherton was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1939.

1938

Hard to Get directed by Ray Enright was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

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

1937

The Hurricane directed by John Ford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1937.

1935

Alias John Law directed by Robert N. Bradbury was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

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

1934

We Live Again directed by Rouben Mamoulian was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

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

1933

Only Yesterday directed by John M. Stahl was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

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

1931

Night Life in Reno directed by Raymond Cannon was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

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

1928

The Cavalier directed by Irvin Willat was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928.

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

1927

Uncle Tom's Cabin directed by Harry A. Pollard was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

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

1926

Exit Smiling directed by Sam Taylor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1926.

1925

His People directed by Edward Sloman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

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

1923

The Extra Girl directed by F. Richard Jones was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923.

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

1922

Oliver Twist directed by Frank Lloyd was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922.

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

1920

The Man Who Had Everything directed by Alfred E. Green was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920.

But much more happened, find out here: 26 October 1920.