Thursday 15 February 1996
It was Thursday, 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.
Bottle Rocket, directed by Wes Anderson, 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 15 February 1996 ?
- John Frum Day in Vanuatu 
- Gummy Bear Day in United States
- National Day in Serbia
- Candlemas in Russia and other Eastern Orthodox countries
- Saint Siegfried of Sweden
- Saints Faustin and Jovita
- Saint Georgia
- Blessed Claude de la ColombiFre
- Flag Day in Canada
- Margaret Courtenay: Actress (Royal Flash, Duet for One), dies at 72.
- Bruno Ferenc Straub: Hungarian statesman, dies.
- Oscar Abrams: community organiser, dies at age 58.
- McLean Stevenson: American actor, nominated for three successive Emmy’s, and winner of a Golden Globe in 1973.
- Tommy Rettig: Actor (Lassie) / computer programmer (Clipper), dies at 54.
- Lucio Agostini: Italian-born Canadian conductor and composer (d. 1996)
- At the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in China, a Long March 3 rocket, carrying an Intelsat 708, crashes into a rural village after liftoff, killing many people.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1996 ?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?