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Monday 16 September 1996

1996-09-16

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio. In UK Ready Or Not by Fugees was in the top 5 hits. Last Man Standing, directed by Walter Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while The Green Mile, Part 6: Coffey on the Mile by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Last Man Standing

Directed by: Walter Hill

Starring: Bruce Willis, Bruce Dern, William Sanderson

Country: United States

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Sling Blade

Directed by: Billy Bob Thornton

Starring: Billy Bob Thornton, Dwight Yoakam, J.T. Walsh

Country: United States

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She's the One

Directed by: Edward Burns

Starring: Edward Burns, Jennifer Aniston, John Mahoney

Country: United States

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Tin Cup

Directed by: Ron Shelton

Starring: Kevin Costner, Rene Russo, Don Johnson

Country: United States

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The Fan

Directed by: Tony Scott

Starring: Robert De Niro, Wesley Snipes, Ellen Barkin

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Roger and the Rottentrolls

Starring: Rebecca Front

Country: United Kingdom

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Barry Welsh Is Coming

Starring: John Sparkes, Kim Wall

Country: United Kingdom

Bailey Kipper's P.O.V.

Written by: Mark Waxman

Starring: Michael Galeota, Meg Wittner, John Achorn, Andi Eystad

Country: United States

Leaving Home

Starring: Oliver Knussen

Country: United Kingdom

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The Daily Show

Written by: Lizz Winstead, Madeleine Smithberg

Starring: Jon Stewart

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 September 1996 ?

Holidays:
  • Mexico - Independence Day (from Spain; proclaimed 1810, recognised 1821, instituted 1825; See Fiestas Patrias)
  • Also see September 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • RC Saints - Saint Cyprian, Pope Cornelius, Saint Ludmila
  • In ancient Greece, the third day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates walked to the sea at Phaleron and purified themselves in the water.
  • Papua New Guinea - Independence Day (from Australia, 1975)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Andrew MacElhone: Bar owner, dies at 73.
  • Gene Nelson: Actor / dancer (SOB, Purple Hills, Starlift), dies at 76.
  • McGeorge Bundy: American intelligence officer and diplomat 6th United States National Security Advisor (d. 1996).
Facts:
  • 1st one-day international in Canada, India vs. Pakistan at Toronto
  • Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Panama City Florida on WTBB 97.7 FM
  • Paul Molitor of Twins is 21st player to reach 3,000 hits
  • Space Shuttle STS 79 (Atlantis 17), launches into space
  • Microsoft unveils Windows CE operating system for handheld computers. Code-name of the project was Pegasus. "CE" stands for Consumer Electronics.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Web by Charles Krebs-Tony Stone Images.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9552
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Dick Morris and Wife Eileen McGann -- Sep. 9, 1996

Books

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

The Green Mile, Part 6: Coffey on the Mile

By: Stephen King

This is the sixth volume of a serial novel by Stephen King, set on Death Row of a Southern American prison.

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Executive Orders

By: Tom Clanc

Jack Ryan reluctantly occupies the Oval Office. (H, Putnam)

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The Green Mile, Part 5: Night Journey

By: Stephen King

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The Dilbert Principle

By: Scott Adams

The creator of Dilbert, the fastest-growing comic strip in the nation (syndicated in nearly 1000 newspapers), takes a look at corporate America in all its glorious lunacy.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

3 Skulls of the Toltecs

Platform: DOS, Windows

Genre: Graphic adventure

Publisher: Time Warner

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The Adventures of Lomax

Platform: PlayStation, Windows

Genre: 2D platformer

Publisher: Psygnosis

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Alpine Racer 2

Alpine Racer 2

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Namco

Championship Manager 96/97

Championship Manager 96/97

Platform: PC/Amiga

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Eidos Interactive

DoReMi Fantasy: Milon's DokiDoki Adventure

DoReMi Fantasy: Milon's DokiDoki Adventure

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Hudson Soft


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