Thursday 22 August 1996
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Francisco Brown and Shannon Flynn.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio.
In UK Wannabe by The Spice Girls was in the top 5 hits.
She's the One, directed by Edward Burns, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Green Mile, Part 5: Night Journey by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Leaving Home.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bot Soccer or Disney's Pocahontas.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 August 1996 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- Francisco Brown: Brazilian noted family, the son of Helena Buarque (son of the Chico) and of Carlinhos Brown, was born with 3,60 kg and 51 cm.
- Shannon Flynn: Soap Opera Actress.
- Bill Clinton signs welfare reform into law, representing major shift in US welfare policy
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
- Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever
- LL Cool J - Loungin'
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- Quad City DJ's - C'Mon N' Ride It (The Train)
- Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High
- Eric Clapton - Change The World
- R. Kelly - I Can't Sleep Baby (If I)
- 2 Pac - How Do U Want It
- Tracy Chapman - Give Me One Reason
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