Sunday 1 December 1996
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Reign Edwards .
In that special week of December people in US were listening to No Diggity by BLACKstreet.
In UK Knockin' On Heaven's Door / Throw These Guns Away by Dunblane was in the top 5 hits.
Jerry Maguire, directed by Cameron Crowe, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Rules by Ellen Fein, Sherrie Schneider was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Pop-Up Video.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 2Xtreme or Donkey Kong Land 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 December 1996 ?
- Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
- Feast day of St Eligius
- Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
- Angola's Pioneers' Day
- World AIDS Day
- Portugal - Restoration of Independence Day: on December 1, 1640, Portugal regains its independence from Spain and Jopo IV of Portugal becomes king.
- 85th Davis Cup: France beats Sweden in Malmo (3-2).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- Merril Bainbridge - Mouth
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- Ginuwine - Pony
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- No Mercy - Where Do You Go
- Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever
- New Edition - I'm Still In Love With You
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