Wednesday 7 February 1996
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of February people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey.
In UK Spaceman by Babylon Zoo was in the top 5 hits.
Beautiful Girls, directed by Ted Demme, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Rainmaker by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Or have a look at the whole 1996.
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Which were the important events of 7 February 1996 ?
- Blessed Eugenia Smet (d.1871)
- Independence Day in Grenada (1974).
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mulk (Dominion) - First day of the 18th month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Sapporo Snow Festival in Sapporo, Japan (2005).
- Saints Paul Miki and his 25 companians (d. Nagasaki, 1597)
Famous Birthdays:07 February
- Isian Kehinde I K Dairo musician/academic: dies at age 65.
- George Lowthian Trevelyan: designer/visionary, dies at age 89.
- Lillian Rambach: teacher violinist, dies at age 84.
- Tiny Winters: musician, dies at age 87.
- Lydia Korneevna Chukovskaya: Writer, dies at 88.
- Phillip Davidson: US Army general (Born 1915)
- René Préval succeeds Jean-Bertrand Aristide as president of Haiti, in the first peaceful handover of power since the nation achieved independence.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - One Sweet Day
- Whitney Houston - Exhale (Shoop Shoop)
- Everything But The Girl - Missing
- Joan Osborne - One Of Us
- LL Cool J - Hey Lover
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry
- Goo Goo Dolls - Name
- La Bouche - Be My Lover
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
- Deep Blue Something - Breakfast At Tiffany's
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