Tuesday 31 December 1996, NewYear’s Eve
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
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 Airframe by Michael Crichton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Odoru daisosasen.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chaos Seed or Earthsiege 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 31 December 1996 ?
- New Year's Eve on the Gregorian Calendar.
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- 61 law: enforcement officers killed by felons in US this year.
- David Sinclair: Actor (Love & Hate), dies at 62.
- Phillip Edmund Clinton Manson-Bahr: tropical mediciner, dies at age 85.
- Ann Susan Hills: freelance journalist, dies at age 55.
- Frederico Davia: opera singer, dies at age 63.
- Michael Roberts: South African-English jockey
- The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway is merged with the Burlington Northern Railroad to form the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway, making it one of the largest railroad mergers in U.S. history.
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
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- Whitney Houston - I Believe In You And Me
- Merril Bainbridge - Mouth
- New Edition - I'm Still In Love With You
- Barbra Streisand - I Finally Found Someone
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
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