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Sunday December 1, 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 (Democratic). 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 Calling All Creeps! by R.L. Stine was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Out of Sight. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arthur to Astaroth no Nazomakaimura: Incredible Toons or BVE TrainSim.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Jerry Maguire

Directed by: Cameron Crowe

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

Country: United States

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How the Toys Saved Christmas

Directed by: Enzo D'Alò

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

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Directed by: Rob Cohen

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

Country: United States

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The Evening Star

Directed by: Robert Harling

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

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Directed by: Albert Dupontel

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

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Out of Sight

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

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Staying Alive

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

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Two Fat Ladies

Starring: Clarissa Dickson Wright, Jennifer Paterson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Dark Skies

Directed by: Scott Stewart

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Mysteriet på Greveholm

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 December 1996 ?

  • Iceland
  • Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
  • Feast day of St Eligius
  • Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
  • Angola's Pioneers' Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • 85th Davis Cup: France beats Sweden in Malmo (3-2).

Sport Games on 1 December 1996

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 1 December 1996
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
See all American Football game results of 1 December 1996
Serie A
Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Napoli : 2 - 2
  • Inter - Cagliari : 2 - 2
  • Juventus - Bologna : 1 - 0
  • Perugia - Vicenza : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 1 December 1996
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Cercle Brugge - Charleroi : 1 - 0
  • Harelbeke - Molenbeek : 3 - 0
  • Mouscron - Aalst : 3 - 2
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1996 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Nobody - Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage
  2. Ginuwine - Pony
  3. No Diggity - BLACKstreet (Featuring Dr. Dre)
  4. Mint Condition - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
  5. Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
  6. This Is For The Lover In You - Babyface Featuring LL Cool J, Howard Hewett, Jody Watley & Jeffrey Daniels
  7. You Don't Have To Worry/I'm Still In Love With You - New Edition
  8. Montell Jordan - Falling
  9. Last Night (From "The Nutty Professor") - Az Yet
  10. En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Marco Antonio Solis - Recuerdos, Tristeza Y Soledad
  2. Siempre Hace Frio - Selena
  3. El Principe - Limite
  4. Trapecista - Enrique Iglesias
  5. Amame Una Vez Mas - Amanda Miguel
  6. Esperandote - Cristian
  7. No Pude Enamorarme Mas - Los Tigres del Norte
  8. Secretos Que No Se Cuentan - Los Rehenes
  9. Solamente Tu Amor - Chayanne
  10. Emmanuel - Amor Total
Top #4 songs in the UK
  1. Knockin' On Heaven's Door / Throw These Guns Away - Dunblane
  2. One And One - Robert Miles featuring Maria Nayler
  3. Boyzone - A Different Beat
  4. Say You'll Be There - The Spice Girls


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Calling All Creeps!

By: R.L. Stine

In an attempt to get back at the bossy editor-in-chief of the school paper, ex-staff member Ricky Beamer plays a prank that backfires and results in him getting phone calls from local bullies who are really lizards in disguise.

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Executive Orders

By: Tom Clancy

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.

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By: Stephen King

Stephen King’s #1 national bestseller about a little mining town, Desperation, that many will enter on their way to somewhere else. But getting out is not easy as it would seem…"I see holes like eyes.

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The Tailor Of Panama

By: John le Carré

Le Carré's Panama—the young country of 2.5 million souls which, on December 31, 1999, will gain full control of the Panama Canal—is a Casablanca without heroes, a hotbed of drugs, laundered

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Complete Onside Soccer

Complete Onside Soccer

Platform: PlayStation Microsoft Windows MS-DOS

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Telstar Electronic Studios

BVE TrainSim

BVE TrainSim

Platform: Windows 95 Windows 98 Windows ME Windows 2000 Windows XP Windows Vista (With .dll add ons & BVE 5) Windows 7 (With .dll add ons/Windows XP Mode/VMLite XP Mode & BVE 5) Windows 8 (With .dll add ons)

Genre: Train simulator



Platform: DOS, Windows

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Atlantean Interactive Games

Gender Wars

Platform: DOS

Genre: Real time tactics, action

Publisher: GT Interactive Software Sales Curve

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Arthur to Astaroth no Nazomakaimura: Incredible Toons

Arthur to Astaroth no Nazomakaimura: Incredible Toons

Platform: PlayStation, Sega Saturn

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Capcom

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Executive Decision

Studio: Warner

Format: VHS release

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How to Frame a Figg

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Under Siege 2: Dark Territory

Studio: Warner Bros.

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Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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Beautiful Girls

Studio: Miramax

Format: VHS release

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