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Saturday 28 September 1996

1996-09-28

It was Saturday, 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

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

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 28 September 1996 ?

Holidays:
  • Feast day of the following RC Saints Leoba
  • St. Wenceslas
  • French Republican Calendar - Carotte (Carrot) Day, seventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Taiwan - Teacher's Day (Confucius' birthday)
  • Czech Republic - Czech Statehood Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Joshua Nascimento: Brazilian noted family, the youngest of twins born to soccer-champ Pelé and psychologist and gospel singer Assíria Lemos Seixas.
  • Celeste Nascimento: Brazilian noted family, the oldest of twins born to soccer-champ Pelé and psychologist and gospel singer Assíria Lemos Seixas.
  • Michael Ronda: TV Actor.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Bob Gibson: Saint Louis Cardinals' pitcher (Cy Young/National League Most Valuable Player 1968).
  • Mohammad Najibullah: Afghanistani president (Born 1947).
Facts:
  • 1st ODI played in Kenya between home team and Sri Lanka
  • Joyce Giraud, crowned 8th Ms Venus Swimwear
  • Nebraska and Penn State are 5th and 6th major colleges to win 700
  • New York Yankee Jim Leyitz is 2nd catcher to wear a hockey mask
  • Troy Davis of Iowa State ran for 378 yards, 3rd highest in college football games (others: Michigan, Notre Dame, Texas & Alabama)

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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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 ?

Bottom of the 9th

Platform: Sega Saturn, PlayStation, Nintendo 64

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Konami

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The Chaos Engine 2

The Chaos Engine 2

Platform: Amiga, Amiga CD32

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Renegade Software (UK), Time Warner Interactive (US)

Pokémon

Genre: Role-playing; adventure; strategy; puzzle; racing; fighting; augmented reality

Publisher: Nintendo

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Radical Dreamers

Radical Dreamers

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Visual novel

Publisher: Square

Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat

Platform: Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: Mindscape SSI (NA PlayStation) GOG Ltd

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