Wednesday 19 June 1996
It was Wednesday, 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.
Independence Day, directed by Roland Emmerich, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 June 1996 ?
- Juneteenth ? celebrates the Emancipation Proclamation.
- Alan Ande Anderson: Opera director, dies at 78.
- David Schine: Businessman, dies at 70.
- Harold William Woolhouse: Plant scientist, dies at 63.
- Henry Ralph Carr: Soldier, dies at 82.
- Vivian Ellis: Composer, dies at 91.
- G David Schine: American businessman (Born 1927)
- Boris Yeltsin emerges as the winner in Russia's first round of presidential elections.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - Tha Crossroads
- Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High
- Tracy Chapman - Give Me One Reason
- Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby
- Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
- 2 Pac - California Love
- Adam Clayton & Larry Mullen - Theme From Mission Impossible
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
- SWV - You're The One
- Alanis Morissette - Ironic
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