Explore

Saturday 8 June 1996

1996-06-08

It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of June people in US were listening to Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony. In UK Three Lions by Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds was in the top 5 hits. Stealing Beauty, directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while The Runaway Jury 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.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 8 June 1996 and get them!

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Stealing Beauty

Directed by: Bernardo Bertolucci

Starring: Jeremy Irons, Liv Tyler, Carlo Cecchi

Country: United States

More info

Eraser

Directed by: Charles Russell

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Vanessa Williams, James Caan

Country: United States

More info

The Cable Guy

Directed by: Ben Stiller

Starring: Jim Carrey, Matthew Broderick, Leslie Mann

Country: United States

More info

The Rock

Directed by: Michael Bay

Starring: Sean Connery, Nicolas Cage, Ed Harris

Country: United States

More info

DragonHeart

Directed by: Rob Cohen

Starring: Dennis Quaid, Sean Connery, Dina Meyer

Country: United States

More info

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Saturday Live

Starring: Lee Hurst

Country: United Kingdom

Buzzkill

Written by: Dave Sheridan

Starring: Travis Draft

Country: United States

The Forensic Files

Written by: Paul Dowling

Starring: Dayle Hinman, Peter Thomas

Country: United States

More info

Profit

Starring: Adrian Pasdar, Lisa Darr, Lisa Blount, Jack Gwaltney

Country: United States

More info

The Mark Thomas Comedy Product

Starring: Mark Thomas

Country: United Kingdom

Find out your future

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 8 June 1996!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 June 1996 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Sabinianus, abbot, confessor [GTZ: Puy]
  • World Ocean Day.
  • Saint Audomar, bishop of ThTrouanne, confessor (Translation day)
  • Saint Elphege, bishop, martyr (Translation day)
  • Saint Marius, hermit [GTZ: Clermont]
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 08 June
Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • 66th French Womens Tennis: Steffi Graf beats A S Vicario (63, 67, 108)
  • Dean Jones takes career-best 5-112 for Derbyshire vs. Hampshire
  • Lloyd and Titchard complete 358 stand for 4th wkt Lancs vs. Essex
  • PBA National Championship Won by Butch Soper

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee

Click here to Subscribe

Make this date unforgettable

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD cards from 8 June 1996 to enjoy the time of your life

See our collection

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 1996?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.330
  • Time: Inset: Photograph for TIME by Dirck Halstead.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9537

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Runaway Jury

By: John Grisham

Every jury has a leader, and the verdict belongs to him. In Biloxi, Mississippi, a landmark tobacco trial with hundreds of millions of dollars at stake beginsroutinely, then swerves mysteriously off course.

More info

Bad As I Wanna Be

By: Dennis Rodman with Tim Keown

A wild ride inside the glowing head of Dennis Rodman--the NBA's greatest rebounder and America's most outspoken and outrageous athlete.When Sports Illustrated put the man they call "America's most provocative athlete" on their cover, they sold more copies than any ...

More info

The Green Mile, Part 2: The Mouse on the Mile

By: Stephen King

A mouse moves into Cold Mountain Penitentiary and breaks up the monotony for the three death row inmates.

More info

Say Cheese and Die - Again!

By: R.L. Stine

Goosebumps Boxed Set, Books 41 - 44: Bad Hare Day, Egg Monsters from Mars, The Beast from the East, and Say Cheese and Die -- Again!

More info

Remember when

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Burning Road

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Arcade racing

More info
BVE TrainSim

BVE TrainSim

Platform: Windows 95 Windows 98 Windows ME Windows 2000 Windows XP Windows Vista (With .dll add ons & BVE 5) Windows 7 (With .dll add ons/Windows XP Mode/VMLite XP Mode & BVE 5) Windows 8 (With .dll add ons)

Genre: Train simulator

DX-Ball

Platform: Windows Mac OS 6 or higher.

Genre: Breakout clone

More info

Fragile Allegiance

Platform: MS-DOS, Windows 95, Windows 98 and Windows Me

Genre: 4X, Real-time strategy

Publisher: Gremlin Interactive Interplay

More info

Casual Romance Club

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, Sega Saturn

Genre: Eroge, Visual novel

More info

Tell the world why 8 June 1996 is such a special date for you!