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2017

The Whistler by John Grisham was one of the best seller of 2017.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 2017.

2015

The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah was one of the best seller of 2015.

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

2014

Act Of War by Brad Thor was one of the best seller of 2014.

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

2013

The Light In The Ruins by Chris Bohjalian was one of the best seller of 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 2013.

2011

Crazy, Stupid, Love. directed by Glenn Ficarra was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

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

2010

The Presence directed by Tom Provost was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

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

2009

Orphan directed by Jaume Collet-Serra was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 2009.

2007

The Bourne Ultimatum directed by Paul Greengrass was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 2007.

2006

John Tucker Must Die directed by Betty Thomas was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006.

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

2005

Eleven on Top by Janet Evanovich was one of the best seller of 2005.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 2005.

2003

American Wedding directed by Jesse Dylan was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

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

2002

The Remnant: On the Brink of Armageddon by Tim LaHaye, Jerry B. Jenkins was one of the best seller of 2002.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 2002.

2001

The Princess Diaries directed by Garry Marshall was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001.

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

2000

It'S Not About The Bike by Lance Armstrong with Sally Jenkins was one of the best seller of 2000.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Kaitlin De Guzman. In UK If I Let You Go by Westlife was in the top 5 hits. Deep Blue Sea, directed by Renny Harlin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. The Lexus And The Olive Tree by Thomas L. Friedman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Erik Peña Coss y Leon. In that special week people in US were listening to The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica. Saving Private Ryan, directed by Steven Spielberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Rebecca Wells was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1998.

1997

Famous people born on this day include Taylor Marie. In UK I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans was in the top 5 hits. Air Force One, directed by Wolfgang Petersen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997. The President'S Daughter by Jack Higgins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1997.

1996

Matilda directed by Danny DeVito was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Brad Simpson. In UK Boom Boom Boom by The Outhere Brothers was in the top 5 hits. Kids, directed by Larry Clark, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. Dangerous To Know by Barbara Taylor Bradford was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Cian Twomey. In that special week people in US were listening to I Swear by All-4-One. The Mask, directed by Charles Russell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. The Client by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Cher Lloyd. In that special week people in US were listening to Can't Help Falling In Love by UB40. Robin Hood: Men in Tights, directed by Mel Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. Race Matters by Cornel West was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Spencer Boldman. In that special week people in US were listening to Baby Got Back by Sir Mix-A-Lot. Imzadi by Peter David was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1992.

1991

Famous people born on this day include Rina Aizawa. In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits. Mobsters, directed by Michael Karbelnikoff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991. Outer Banks by Anne Rivers Siddons was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1991.

1990

Famous people born on this day include Soulja Boy. In that special week people in US were listening to She Ain't Worth It by Glenn Medeiros. Problem Child, directed by Dennis Dugan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1990. Killing Mister Watson by Peter Matthiessen was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1990.

1989

The Satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie was one of the best seller of 1989.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Natasha Nice. In that special week people in US were listening to Roll With It by Steve Winwood. Cocktail, directed by Roger Donaldson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. The Duchess Of Windsor by Charles Higham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Pedro Rogriguez Ledesma. In UK It's A Sin by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits. Summer School, directed by Carl Reiner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. Life And Death In Shanghai by Nien Cheng was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Alexandra Richards. In that special week people in US were listening to Sledgehammer by Peter Gabriel. Heartburn, directed by Mike Nichols, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. Bus 9 To Paradise by Leo Buscaglia was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1986.

1985

Famous people born on this day include Mathieu Debuchy. In that special week people in US were listening to Everytime You Go Away by Paul Young. The Black Cauldron, directed by Ted Berman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985. A Light In The Attic by Shel Silverstein was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Zach Parise. In UK Two Tribes by Frankie Goes To Hollywood was in the top 5 hits. Purple Rain, directed by Albert Magnoli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. Lincoln by Gore Vidal was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Nick Youngquest. In that special week people in US were listening to Every Breath You Take by The Police. Vacation, directed by Harold Ramis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. The Valley Of Horses by Jean M. Auel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Maksim Matveyev. In UK Come On Eileen by Dexy's Midnight Runners With The Emerald Express was in the top 5 hits. Night Shift, directed by Ron Howard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. When Bad Things Happen To Good People by Harold S. Kushner was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Billy Brown. In that special week people in US were listening to The One That You Love by Air Supply. Blow Out, directed by Brian De Palma, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. License Renewed by John Gardner was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Noel Sullivan. In that special week people in US were listening to It's Still Rock And Roll To Me by Billy Joel. Caddyshack, directed by Harold Ramis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. The Second Coming by Walker Percy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Birgitta Haukdal. In that special week people in US were listening to Bad Girls by Donna Summer. The Amityville Horror, directed by Stuart Rosenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979. To Set The Record Straight by John J. Sirica was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1979.

1978

Famous people born on this day include Yannick Jauzion. In UK You're The One That I Want by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits. Animal House, directed by John Landis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978. The Country Diary Of An Edwardian Lady by Edith Holden was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1978.

1977

Vivien Leigh by Anne Edwards was one of the best seller of 1977.

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

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jacoby Shaddix. In UK Don't Go Breaking My Heart by Elton John & Kiki Dee was in the top 5 hits. Lifeguard, directed by Daniel Petrie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. Passages by Gail Sheehy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1976.

1975

Conversations With Kennedy by Benjamin C. Bradlee was one of the best seller of 1975.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1975.

1974

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Alexis Tsipras. In that special week people in US were listening to Annie's Song by John Denver. Death Wish, directed by Michael Winner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. The Dogs Of War by Frederick Forsyth was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1974.

1973

The Summer Before The Dark by Doris Lessing was one of the best seller of 1973.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Elizabeth Berkley. In that special week people in US were listening to Alone Again (Naturally) by Gilbert O'Sullivan. Fat City, directed by John Huston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. My Name Is Asher Lev by Chaim Potok was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. In that special week people in US were listening to You've Got A Friend by James Taylor. The Omega Man, directed by Boris Sagal, 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: 28 July 1971.

1970

Mary Queen Of Scots by Antonia Fraser was one of the best seller of 1970.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Alexis Arquette. In UK Something In The Air by Thunderclap Newman was in the top 5 hits. Spirits of the Dead, directed by Federico Fellini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969. Except For Me And Thee by Jessamyn West was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Sébastien Courivaud. In UK Baby Come Back by The Equals was in the top 5 hits. The Naked Ape by Desmond Morris was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1968.

1967

Games People Play by Eric Berne was one of the best seller of 1967.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Geoffrey Moore. In UK With A Girl Like You by Troggs was in the top 5 hits. Batman, directed by Leslie H. Martinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. The Last Battle by Cornelius Ryan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Vincent Moscato. In that special week people in US were listening to (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction by The Rolling Stones. Ship of Fools, directed by Stanley Kramer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. Up The Down Staircase by Bel Kaufman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include Lori Loughlin. In UK It's All Over Now by The Rolling Stones was in the top 5 hits. Marnie, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, 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: 28 July 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Beverley Craven. In that special week people in US were listening to Surf City by Jan & Dean. The Bedford Incident by Mark Rascovich was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Jonathan Pila. In UK I Can't Stop Loving You by Ray Charles was in the top 5 hits. Shoot the Piano Player, directed by François Truffaut, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962. Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1962.

1961

Russia And The West Under Lenin And Stalin by George F. Kennan was one of the best seller of 1961.

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

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Alex Czerniatynski. In that special week people in US were listening to I'm Sorry by Brenda Lee. A Distant Trumpet by Paul Horgan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include William T Vollmann. In that special week people in US were listening to Lonely Boy by Paul Anka. Plan 9 from Outer Space, directed by Edward D. Wood Jr., 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 July 1959.

1958

Inside Russia Today by John Gunther was one of the best seller of 1958.

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

1957

Famous people born on this day include Sophie Toscan du Plantier. In that special week people in US were listening to (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear by Elvis Presley. Night Passage, directed by James Neilson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. The Nun'S Story by Kathryn Hulme was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1957.

1956

The Birth Of Britain by Winston S. Churchill was one of the best seller of 1956.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Terumi Kondo. In UK Rose Marie by Slim Whitman was in the top 5 hits. The Night of the Hunter, directed by Charles Laughton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. Run Silent, Run Deep by Edward L. Beach was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1955.

1954

Broken Lance directed by Edward Dmytryk was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1954.

1953

North From Malaya by William O. Douglas was one of the best seller of 1953.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Vajiralongkorn . High Noon, directed by Fred Zinnemann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. The Devil'S Advocate by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1952.

1951

Alice in Wonderland directed by Clyde Geronimi was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951.

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

1950

Mr. Jones, Meet The Master by Peter Marshall was one of the best seller of 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1950.

1949

Mighty Joe Young directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

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

1947

Possessed directed by Curtis Bernhardt was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

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

1946

The Strange Love of Martha Ivers directed by Lewis Milestone was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

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

1943

This Is the Army directed by Michael Curtiz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

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

1940

Pride and Prejudice directed by Robert Z. Leonard was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

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

1939

Beau Geste directed by William A. Wellman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

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

1936

Satan Met a Lady directed by William Dieterle was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

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

1935

Curly Top directed by Irving Cummings was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

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

1926

The Bells directed by James Young was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

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

1924

Manhandled directed by Allan Dwan was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

But much more happened, find out here: 28 July 1924.