Sunday 16 June 1996
It was Sunday, 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.
Striptease, directed by Andrew Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Green Mile, Part 3: Coffey's Hands by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 16 June 1996 ?
- South Africa - Youth Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John Regis, patron of medical social workers.
- Bloomsday, in honour of Leopold Bloom, the hero of James Joyce's Ulysses set on 16 June, 1904.
- 16 June Movement
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- 1st competitive game played on turf in Holland (in third grade)
- 50th NBA Championship: Chicago Bulls beat Seat Supersonic, 4 games to 2
- 96th US Golf Open: Steve Jones shoots a 278 wins at Oakland Hills Country Club
- Liselotte Neumann wins First Bank Edina Realty LPGA Golf Classic
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - Tha Crossroads
- Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby
- Tracy Chapman - Give Me One Reason
- Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High
- Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
- SWV - You're The One
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
- Alanis Morissette - Ironic
- George Michael - Fastlove
- Adam Clayton & Larry Mullen - Theme From Mission Impossible
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