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Friday 27 September 1996

1996-09-27

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. 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. Bound, directed by The Wachowski Brothers, 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

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Bound

Directed by: The Wachowski Brothers

Starring: Jennifer Tilly, Gina Gershon, Joe Pantoliano

Country: United States

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That Thing You Do!

Directed by: Tom Hanks

Starring: Tom Hanks, Liv Tyler, Charlize Theron

Country: United States

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Breaking the Waves

Directed by: Lars Von Trier

Starring: Emily Watson, Stellan Skarsgrd, Katrin Cartlidge

Country: United States

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Swingers

Directed by: Doug Liman

Starring: Vince Vaughn, Heather Graham, Jon Favreau

Country: United States

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Last Man Standing

Directed by: Walter Hill

Starring: Bruce Willis, Bruce Dern, William Sanderson

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Pappyland

Starring: Michael Cariglio, Mike Curley, Gabriel Velez, Marilyn Arnone

Country: United States

Deutsch Plus

Written by: David Hargreaves

Starring: Ivan Robert Sertic, Constanze Pröbster

Country: United Kingdom

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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 September 1996 ?

Holidays:
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mashfyyat (Will) - First day of the eleventh month of the Bah�'f Calendar
  • RC Saints - Saint Vincent de Paul
  • Ethiopian Orthodox Church - Meskel
  • Also see September 27 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • French Republican Calendar - Balsamine (Impatiens) Day, sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
Famous Birthdays:
  • Astro : Movie Actor.
  • Iman: Princess Iman bint Abdullah of Jordan.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Baltimore Oriole Roberto Alomar spits in face of umpire John Hirschbeck
  • The Julie N. tanker ship crashes into the Million Dollar Bridge in Portland, Maine spilling thousands of gallons of oil.
  • The Electronic Freedom of Information Act Amendments are signed by U.S. President Bill Clinton.
  • The former prime minister of Bulgaria, Andrei Lukanov, is assassinated.
  • An Aeroperú Boeing 757 crashes into the Pacific Ocean when the instruments fail just after takeoff from Lima Airport, killing all 70 on board.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.346347
  • Time: Redux, the hot new diet pill. Photograph by Michael Keller-FPG International (Background digitally a
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9553

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 Lost World

By: Michael Crichton

From the author of Timeline, Sphere, and Congo comes the sequel to the smash-hit Jurassic Park, a thriller that’s been millions of years in the making.

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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 ?

Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1

Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1

Platform: PlayStation Sega Saturn Super Nintendo

Genre: Compilation (various)

Publisher: Midway Games

CyberGladiators

CyberGladiators

Platform: Windows 95

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

Death Tank

Platform: Sega Saturn

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The Eye of Typhoon

The Eye of Typhoon

Platform: 3DO, MS-DOS, Neo-Geo (cancelled)

Genre: 2D Versus fighting

Publisher: Viccom (MS-DOS version) LG (3DO version)

Final Doom

Platform: MS-DOS, Windows 95, Macintosh, PlayStation

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: GT Interactive

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