Sunday December 01, 1996

US date format: 12/1/1996, UK date format: 1/12/1996

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 1, 1996). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Reign Edwards . In that special week of December people in US were listening to No Diggity by BLACKstreet. In UK Knockin' On Heaven's Door / Throw These Guns Away by Dunblane was in the top 5 hits. Jerry Maguire, directed by Cameron Crowe, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Dogbert'S Top Secret Management Handbook by Scott Adams was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Out of Sight. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Congo the Movie or Dragon Ball Z: The Legend.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Iceland
  • Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
  • Feast day of St Eligius
  • Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
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Events

  • 85th Davis Cup: France beats Sweden in Malmo (3-2).

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Movies

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Jerry Maguire

Jerry Maguire

Directed by: Cameron Crowe

Starring: Tom Cruise, Cuba Gooding Jr., Renée Zellweger, Kelly Preston

Country: United States of America

How the Toys Saved Christmas

How the Toys Saved Christmas

Directed by: Enzo D'Alò

Starring: Mary Tyler Moore, Tony Randall, Neil Shee, Walter Massey

Daylight

Daylight

Directed by: Rob Cohen

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Amy Brenneman, Viggo Mortensen, Dan Hedaya

Country: United States of America

The Evening Star

The Evening Star

Directed by: Robert Harling

Starring: Shirley MacLaine, Bill Paxton, Juliette Lewis, Miranda Richardson

Bernie

Bernie

Directed by: Albert Dupontel

Starring: Claude Perron, Albert Dupontel, Roland Blanche, Hélène Vincent

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 01, 1996?
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Top #4 songs in the UK

  1. - Knockin' On Heaven's Door / Throw These Guns Away
  2. - One And One
  3. - A Different Beat
  4. - Say You'll Be There

Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - Nobody
  2. - Pony
  3. - No Diggity
  4. - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
  5. - Un-Break My Heartyoutube
  6. - This Is For The Lover In You
  7. - You Don't Have To Worry/I'm Still In Love With You
  8. - Falling
  9. - Last Night (From "The Nutty Professor")
  10. - Don't Let Go (Love)
Sport Games on December 01, 1996

Sport Games on December 01, 1996


NBA

American Basketball
  • Denver Nuggets - Los Angeles Lakers : 96 - 104
  • Portland Trail Blazers - Golden State Warriors : 70 - 98
  • Sacramento Kings - Detroit Pistons : 66 - 95
  • Utah Jazz - Seattle SuperSonics : 96 - 90
See all Basketball game results of December 01, 1996

NFL

American Football
  • Arizona Cardinals - Minnesota Vikings : 17 - 41
  • Buffalo Bills - Indianapolis Colts : 10 - 13
  • Chicago Bears - Green Bay Packers : 17 - 28
  • Cincinnati Bengals - Jacksonville Jaguars : 27 - 30
  • Houston Oilers - New York Jets : 35 - 10
See all American Football game results of December 01, 1996

Serie A

Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Napoli : 2 - 2
  • Inter - Cagliari : 2 - 2
  • Juventus - Bologna : 1 - 0
  • Perugia - Vicenza : 1 - 1
  • Piacenza - Milan : 3 - 2
See all Football game results of December 01, 1996

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Cercle Brugge - Charleroi : 1 - 0
  • Harelbeke - Molenbeek : 3 - 0
  • Mouscron - Aalst : 3 - 2
See all Football game results of December 01, 1996

TV Series

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Out of Sight

Out of Sight

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Staying Alive

Staying Alive

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Two Fat Ladies

Two Fat Ladies

Starring: Clarissa Dickson Wright, Jennifer Paterson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Dark Skies

Dark Skies

Directed by: Scott Stewart

Mysteriet på Greveholm

Mysteriet på Greveholm

Days to next December 01

If December 01, 1996 is your birthday you're 23 years, 10 months old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Dogbert'S Top Secret Management Handbook by Scott Adams

Dogbert'S Top Secret Management Handbook

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Behind the closed doors of corporate management lurks a manifesto so devious, so insidious, and of such diabolic power, it has the ability to transform normal human beings into paradigm–spewing zombies.

The Regulators by Richard Bachman

The Regulators

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On a perfect summer afternoon in Wentworth, Ohio, many of the citizens who live on Poplar Street are killed mysteriously, and at the center of the mystery is a

Executive Orders by Tom Clancy

Executive Orders

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The President is dead--and the weight, literally, of the world falls on Jack Ryan's shoulders, in Tom Clancy's newest and most extraordinary novel.I don't know what to do.

Hide and Seek by James Patterson

Hide and Seek

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Maggie Bradford is on trial for murder, and this is the celebrity trial of the decade. Maggie is one of the most beloved singer/songwriters anywhere. She's also the devoted mother of two children.

The Third Twin by Ken Follett

The Third Twin

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERUsing a restricted FBI database, genetic researcher Jeanie Ferrami has located identical twins born to different mothers. Frightened by her bizarre discovery, she is determined to discover the truth at any cost—until she finds herself at the …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Bogey Dead 6

Bogey Dead 6

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Action, Simulation

Publisher: JP Asmik Ace Entertainment; NA SCEA; EU SCEE

Congo the Movie

Congo the Movie

Platform: Saturn

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Sega

Dragon Ball Z: The Legend

Dragon Ball Z: The Legend

Platform: Sega Saturn PlayStation

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Bandai

CyberGladiators

CyberGladiators

Platform: Windows 95

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

Fighters Megamix

Fighters Megamix

Platform: Sega Saturn, Game.com

Genre: Versus fighting

Publisher: Sega Tiger Electronics (Game.com)

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 01, 1996?

On December 01, 1996 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is December 01, 1996?

On December 01, 1996 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on December 01, 1996?

On December 01, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 01, 1996?

On December 01, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on December 01, 1996?

On December 01, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on December 01, 1996?

On December 01, 1996 several famous people were born including, Reign Edwards.

Which famous people died on December 01, 1996?

Famous people died on December 01, 1996 include, Barbak Karmal, Irving Gordon, Peter Bronfman.

What was the number one song in December 01, 1996?

The number one song in the week of December 01, 1996 was No Diggity by BLACKstreet in US and Knockin' On Heaven's Door / Throw These Guns Away by Dunblane in UK.

What were the top hits on December 01, 1996?

The top hits on December 01, 1996 were No Diggity by BLACKstreet, Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton, It's All Coming Back To Me Now by Celine Dion in US and Knockin' On Heaven's Door / Throw These Guns Away by Dunblane, One And One by Robert Miles featuring Maria Nayler in UK.


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