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2018

Battle Drone directed by Mitch Gould was one of the most viewed movies released in 2018.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 2018.

2016

The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week people in US were listening to Love Yourself by Justin Bieber. London Has Fallen, directed by Babak Najafi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016. When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 2016.

2015

Landmine Goes Click directed by Levan Bakhia was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 2015.

2014

Creep directed by Patrick Brice was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 2014.

2012

About Cherry directed by Stephen Elliott was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 2012.

2011

The Confession by John Grisham was one of the best seller of 2011.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 2011.

2010

Remember Me directed by Allen Coulter was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 2010.

2008

The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In UK Now You're Gone by Basshunter featuring DJ Mental Theo's Bazzheadz was in the top 5 hits. 21, directed by Robert Luketic, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008. Stranger In Paradise by Robert B. Parker was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 2008.

2007

Famous people born on this day include Lalla. In UK Grace Kelly by Mika was in the top 5 hits. Wild Hogs, directed by Walt Becker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007. The Audacity Of Hope by Barack Obama was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 2007.

2006

American Dreamz directed by Paul Weitz was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 2006.

2004

See This Movie directed by David M. Rosenthal was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 2004.

2003

Paradise Found directed by Mario Andreacchio was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 2003.

2002

Famous people born on this day include Mara Justine. In UK Hero by Enrique Iglesias was in the top 5 hits. All About the Benjamins, directed by Kevin Bray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002. One Door Away From Heaven by Dean Koontz was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 2002.

2001

The Mexican directed by Gore Verbinski was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Persephone Swales-Dawson. In UK Rise by Gabrielle was in the top 5 hits. A Place in the Sun, directed by George Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. False Memory by Dean Koontz was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include BreezyLynn . In that special week people in US were listening to Angel Of Mine by Monica. Cruel Intentions, directed by Roger Kumble, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. Be Cool by Elmore Leonard was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Lil Shawn. In UK Doctor Jones by Aqua was in the top 5 hits. U.S. Marshals, directed by Stuart Baird, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. Sharp Edges by Jayne Ann Krentz was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1998.

1997

Famous people born on this day include Olivia Scriven. In that special week people in US were listening to Wannabe by The Spice Girls. Traveller, directed by Jack N. Green, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997. The Book of Ruth by Jane Hamilton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Bobb'e J. Thompson. In that special week people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. Bloodsport 2, directed by Alan Mehrez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. All I Know About Animal Behavior I Learned In Loehmann'S Dressing Room by Erma Bombeck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Madisen Beaty. In UK Think Twice by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits. When Night Is Falling, directed by Patricia Rozema, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. The Cat Who Blew The Whistle by Lilian Jackson Braun was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Jake Bugg. In UK Things Can Only Get Better by D:Ream was in the top 5 hits. The Last Seduction, directed by John Dahl, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. Jedi Search by Kevin J. Anderson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Emmelie de Forest. In UK No Limit by 2 Unlimited was in the top 5 hits. Swing Kids, directed by Thomas Carter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. Degree Of Guilt by Richard North Patterson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Nayeli Rangel. In UK Stay by Shakespear's Sister was in the top 5 hits. Diên Biên Phú, directed by Pierre Schoendoerffer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. Hideaway by Dean R. Koontz was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Sarah Bolger. In UK 3AM Eternal by The KLF featuring The Children Of The Revolution was in the top 5 hits. The Hard Way, directed by John Badham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. The Spiritual Life Of Children by Robert Coles was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Naomi Broady. In that special week people in US were listening to Opposites Attract by Paula Abdul. The Hunt for Red October, directed by John McTiernan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. Devices And Desires by P. D. James was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Angelababy . In UK Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart by Marc Almond featuring Gene Pitney was in the top 5 hits. Scandal, directed by Michael Caton-Jones, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. The Sands Of Time by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Markéta Irglová. In UK I Should Be So Lucky by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits. Slaughterhouse Rock, directed by Dimitri Logothetis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. Thriving On Chaos by Tom Peters was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Awa Imani. In UK I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by George Michael & Aretha Franklin was in the top 5 hits. Lethal Weapon, directed by Richard Donner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. The Panic Of '89 by Paul Erdman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Olivia Palermo. In that special week people in US were listening to How Will I Know by Whitney Houston. Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation, directed by Dale Schott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. Greed And Glory On Wall Street by Ken Auletta was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Jelena Jankovic. In that special week people in US were listening to Careless Whisper by Wham!. Mask, directed by Peter Bogdanovich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. The Fourth Protocol by Frederick Forsyth was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Karolina Kurkova. In that special week people in US were listening to Jump by Van Halen. This Is Spinal Tap, directed by Rob Reiner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. Tough Times Never Last by Robert H. Schuller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Terry Bywater. In that special week people in US were listening to Baby, Come To Me by Patti Austin. Tender Mercies, directed by Bruce Beresford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. Different Seasons by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Natalia Vodianova. In that special week people in US were listening to Centerfold by The J. Geils Band. Fitzcarraldo, directed by Werner Herzog, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. Fever by Robin Cook was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Florent Serra. In that special week people in US were listening to 9 To 5 by Dolly Parton. All Night Long, directed by Jean-Claude Tramont, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. The Covenant by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Tayshaun Prince. In that special week people in US were listening to Crazy Little Thing Called Love by Queen. Death Ship, directed by Alvin Rakoff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. How You Can Become Financially Independent By Investing In Real Estate by Albert J. Lowry was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Ivo Karlovic. In that special week people in US were listening to Do Ya Think I'm Sexy? by Rod Stewart. Norma Rae, directed by Martin Ritt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979. The Stories Of John Cheever by John Cheever was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1979.

1978

Famous people born on this day include Mariano Zabaleta. In that special week people in US were listening to Stayin' Alive by Bee Gees. Snake in the Eagle's Shadow, directed by Woo-Ping Yuen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978. Gnomes by Rien Poortvliet was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1978.

1977

The Crash Of '79 by Paul E. Erdman was one of the best seller of 1977.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ali Larter. In UK December '63 by The Four Seasons was in the top 5 hits. To the Devil a Daughter, directed by Peter Sykes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. Ragtime by E. L. Doctorow was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Andréia Ribeiro. In UK January by Pilot was in the top 5 hits. Deep Red, directed by Dario Argento, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. Helter Skelter by Vincent Bugliosi with Curt Gentry was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1975.

1974

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Doreen Jacobi. In UK Tiger Feet by Mud was in the top 5 hits. Billy Two Hats, directed by Ted Kotcheff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. Come Nineveh, Come Tyre by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1974.

1973

Famous people born on this day include Nicolas Minassian. In that special week people in US were listening to Killing Me Softly With His Song by Roberta Flack. Themroc, directed by Claude Faraldo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. All Creatures Great And Small by James Herriot was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Rory Cochrane. In that special week people in US were listening to Without You by Nilsson. Brother Sun, Sister Moon, directed by Franco Zeffirelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. Our Gang by Philip Roth was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Tasha Smith. In that special week people in US were listening to One Bad Apple by The Osmonds. How to Frame a Figg, directed by Alan Rafkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. Crime In America by Ramsey Clark was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Daniel Handler. In that special week people in US were listening to Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) by Sly & the Family Stone. Loving, directed by Irvin Kershner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. Puppet On A Chain by Alistair MacLean was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Robert Sean Leonard. In that special week people in US were listening to Everyday People by Sly & the Family Stone. The Brain, directed by Gérard Oury, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969. Preserve And Protect by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Eric Van Meir. In UK The Mighty Quinn by Manfred Mann was in the top 5 hits. Day of the Evil Gun, directed by Jerry Thorpe, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968. The President'S Plane Is Missing by Robert J. Serling was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Colin Cooper. In that special week people in US were listening to Kind Of A Drag by The Buckinghams. The Taming of the Shrew, directed by Franco Zeffirelli, 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: 28 February 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Eric Dubus. In UK These Boots Are Made For Walkin' by Nancy Sinatra was in the top 5 hits. The Group, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. Is Paris Burning? by Larry Collins and Dominique Lapierre was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Duane Ferrell. In that special week people in US were listening to This Diamond Ring by Gary Lewis and the Playboys. The Sound of Music, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. The Horse Knows The Way by John O'Hara was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Djamolidine Abdoujaparov. In that special week people in US were listening to I Want To Hold Your Hand by The Beatles. Kissin' Cousins, directed by Gene Nelson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. The Quiet Crisis by Stewart L. Udall was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Claudio Chiappucci. In UK Diamonds by Jet Harris & Tony Meehan was in the top 5 hits. The Courtship of Eddie's Father, directed by Vincente Minnelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Angela Bailey. In UK The Young Ones by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits. Ring of Terror, directed by Clark L. Paylow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962. Captain Newman, M.D. by Leo Calvin Rosten was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1962.

1961

The Snake Has All The Lines by Jean Kerr was one of the best seller of 1961.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Richard Ramirez. In that special week people in US were listening to The Theme From A Summer Place by Percy Faith. Home from the Hill, directed by Vincente Minnelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960. The Status Seekers by Vance Packard was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include W Warendorf. In UK As I Love You by Shirley Bassey was in the top 5 hits. The Hangman, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. Mine Enemy Grows Older by Alexander King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1959.

1958

Some Came Running by James Jones was one of the best seller of 1958.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1958.

1957

The Fountain Overflows by Rebecca West was one of the best seller of 1957.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1957.

1956

Famous people born on this day include Jeanne Mas. In UK Sixteen Tons by Tennessee Ernie Ford was in the top 5 hits. The Killer Is Loose, directed by Budd Boetticher, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956. The Tontine by Thomas B. Costain was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1956.

1955

The Prodigal directed by Richard Thorpe was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1955.

1954

Famous people born on this day include Giorgio Comaschi. In UK I See The Moon by The Stargazers was in the top 5 hits. The Naked Jungle, directed by Byron Haskin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954. Fire In The Ashes by Theodore Harold White was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1954.

1953

Famous people born on this day include Paul Krugman. In UK Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes by Perry Como & The Ramblers was in the top 5 hits. Battle Circus, directed by Richard Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953. The Second Happiest Day by John Phillips was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include William Finn. Rancho Notorious, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. The Greatest Book Ever Written by Fulton Oursler was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1952.

1951

Mr. Imperium directed by Don Hartman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1951.

1950

Borderline directed by William A. Seiter was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 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: 28 February 1949.

1948

The Naked City directed by Jules Dassin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1948.

1947

The Two Mrs. Carrolls directed by Peter Godfrey was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1947.

1946

Sentimental Journey directed by Walter Lang was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1946.

1945

High Powered directed by William Berke was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1945.

1944

Frontier Outlaws directed by Sam Newfield was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1944.

1943

Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man directed by Roy William Neill was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1943.

1942

Black Dragons directed by William Nigh was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1942.

1941

The Ghost Train directed by Walter Forde was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1941.

1940

The House of the Seven Gables directed by Joe May was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1940.

1939

Murder in the Night directed by Norman Lee was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1939.

1938

Special Inspector directed by Leon Barsha was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1938.

1937

Trouble in Texas directed by Robert N. Bradbury was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1937.

1936

Little Lord Fauntleroy directed by John Cromwell was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1936.

1935

The Wedding Night directed by King Vidor was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1935.

1934

Heat Lightning directed by Mervyn LeRoy was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1934.

1933

Oliver Twist directed by William J. Cowen was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1933.

1931

Gentleman's Fate directed by Mervyn LeRoy was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1931.

1928

A Girl in Every Port directed by Howard Hawks was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1928.

1926

Dancing Mothers directed by Herbert Brenon was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1926.

1921

The Old Swimmin' Hole directed by Joseph De Grasse was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1921.

1919

Yankee Doodle in Berlin directed by F. Richard Jones was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1919.

1917

The Vicar of Wakefield directed by Ernest C. Warde was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 February 1917.