Sunday 14 January 1996
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey.
In UK Earth Song by Michael Jackson was in the top 5 hits.
From Dusk Till Dawn, directed by Robert Rodriguez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Christmas Box by Richard Paul Evans was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The House.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alpine Racer 2 or Captain Quazar.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 January 1996 ?
- Day of St. Basil the Great in Eastern Orthodoxy, January 1 on the Julian Calendar.
- Feast of Divina Pastora, in Barquisimeto, Venezuela.
- Makar Sankranti in India. The event is marked by flying kites. Also Pongal in South India.
- New Year's Day in Eastern Orthodoxy, see Julian Calendar.
- Festum Asinorum, medieval burlesque festival celebrating the Flight into Egypt.
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- Eric Briault: educationalist, dies at age 84.
- Holiday closes at Circle in the Square Theater NYC after 49 performances
- Swinging On a Star closes at Music Box Theater NYC after 97 performances
- Liselotte Neumann wins Chrysler-Plymouth Tournament of Golf Champions.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - One Sweet Day
- Whitney Houston - Exhale (Shoop Shoop)
- LL Cool J - Hey Lover
- Coolio - Gangsta's Paradise
- TLC - Diggin' On You
- Deep Blue Something - Breakfast At Tiffany's
- Mariah Carey - Fantasy
- Monica - Before You Walk Out Of My Life
- Goo Goo Dolls - Name
- Everything But The Girl - Missing
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