Monday 12 August 1996
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Torri Webster .
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio.
In UK Wannabe by The Spice Girls was in the top 5 hits.
Tin Cup, directed by Ron Shelton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while How to Kill a Monster by R.L. Stine was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Leaving Home.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fin Fin on Teo, the Magic Planet or FIST.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 August 1996 ?
- Anthony Derrick Parsons: Diplomat, dies at 73.
- Robert Gravel: French-Canadian actor and theatrical director (Born 1945).
- Mark Gruenwald: American comic book writer and editor (Born 1953).
- Viktor Hambardzumyan: Soviet Armenian scientist (Born 1908).
- Victor Ambartsumian: Georgian-Armenian astrophysicist astronomer and academic (d. 1996).
- Breakfast on Fox premieres
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- Quad City DJ's - C'Mon N' Ride It (The Train)
- Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High
- Eric Clapton - Change The World
- LL Cool J - Loungin'
- R. Kelly - I Can't Sleep Baby (If I)
- 2 Pac - How Do U Want It
- Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever
- Tracy Chapman - Give Me One Reason
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