Sunday 22 December 1996
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Nate Garner and Makisig Morales.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton.
Scream, directed by Wes Craven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Book of Ruth by Jane Hamilton was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Death Rally or Genewars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 December 1996 ?
- R.C. Saints - commemoration of Frances Xavier Cabrini
- Spain: the main draw of Spanish National Lottery, where it is a Christmas tradition.
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Capricorn
- In the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice occurs on or very close to this date. In the Southern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs around this time.
- Also see December 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Japan - T?ji (winter solstice)
Famous Birthdays:22 December
- Hetta Empson: artist, dies at age 81.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- Merril Bainbridge - Mouth
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- Barbra Streisand - I Finally Found Someone
- Ginuwine - Pony
- New Edition - I'm Still In Love With You
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