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Thursday February 1, 1996

US date format: 2/1/1996, UK date format: 1/2/1996

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 1, 1996). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Rahart Adams and Doyoung . In that special week of February people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. In UK Spaceman by Babylon Zoo was in the top 5 hits. Beautiful Girls, directed by Ted Demme, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot by Al Franken was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Marisol. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alien Trilogy or Firo & Klawd.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Beautiful Girls

Directed by: Ted Demme

Starring: Matt Dillon, Timothy Hutton, Noah Emmerich, Annabeth Gish

Country: United States

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The Other Side of Sunday

Directed by: Berit Nesheim

Starring: Marie Theisen, Hildegun Riise, Bjørn Sundquist, Sylvia Salvesen

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Happy Gilmore

Directed by: Dennis Dugan

Starring: Adam Sandler, Christopher McDonald, Julie Bowen, Frances Bay

Country: United States

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Pie in the Sky

Directed by: Bryan Gordon

Starring: Josh Charles, Anne Heche, John Goodman, Christine Lahti

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Loch Ness

Directed by: John Henderson

Starring: Ted Danson, Joely Richardson, Ian Holm, Harris Yulin

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Directed by: Eugene Martin

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The Thin Blue Line

Directed by: Errol Morris

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Second Noah

Dragon Ball GT: Doragon bôru jîtî

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 February 1996 ?

  • St. Brigid of Kildare - one of the three patron saints of Ireland, the others being St. Patrick and St. Columcille.
  • In Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, the fictional character Willy Wonka gives an unprecedented tour of his chocolate factory on February 1 (year unspecified).
  • Blessed Reginald of Sint-Gillis
  • The start of LGBT History Month in the United Kingdom.
  • The start of Black History Month in the United States.
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  • The Communications Decency Act is passed by the U.S. Congress.

Sport Games on 1 February 1996

American Basketball
  • Chicago Bulls - Sacramento Kings : 105 - 85
  • Denver Nuggets - Milwaukee Bucks : 102 - 108
  • Houston Rockets - Charlotte Hornets : 116 - 111
  • Indiana Pacers - Detroit Pistons : 70 - 87
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1996 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Cristian - Amor
  2. Si Tu Te Vas - Enrique Iglesias
  3. La Mafia - Un Millon De Rosas
  4. Amaneci En Tus Brazos - Luis Miguel
  5. Pete Astudillo - Como Te Extrano
  6. Ricky Martin - Maria
  7. Liberacion - Enamorado De Un Fantasma
  8. Quien - Pedro Fernandez
  9. Todo Por Ti - Bronco: El Gigante De America
  10. Mi Forma De Sentir - Giro


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

Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot

By: Al Franken

In the grand satirical tradition of Swift, Rabelais, and Twain comes...Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot, and Other Observations...a scathing--but uncompromisingly fair--look at America's largest talk show host and the rest of the Republican right. Penned

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Snow Falling on Cedars

By: David Guterson

Winner of the PEN/Faulkner AwardAmerican Booksellers Association Book of the Year AwardSan Piedro Island, north of Puget Sound, is a place so isolated that no one who lives there can afford to make enemies. But

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Hide & Seek

By: James Patterson

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The Moor'S Last Sigh

By: Salman Rushdie

Time Magazine's Best Book of the YearBooker Prize-winning author Salman Rushdie combines a ferociously witty family saga with a surreally imagined and sometimes blasphemous chronicle of modern India and flavors the

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Alien Trilogy

Platform: PlayStation, Sega Saturn, MS-DOS

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment

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Firo & Klawd

Firo & Klawd

Platform: PlayStation, PC

Genre: Platform

Publisher: BMG

Burning Road

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Arcade racing

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Platform: MS-DOS (Windows, OS X and Linux through Dosbox)

Genre: Shooter (first and third-person)

Publisher: Accolade Inc.

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Fragile Allegiance

Platform: MS-DOS, Windows 95, Windows 98 and Windows Me

Genre: 4X, Real-time strategy

Publisher: Gremlin Interactive Interplay

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Home videos

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

Cutthroat Island

Studio: Live

Format: VHS release

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How to Frame a Figg

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Love in Bloom

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Going My Way

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Studio: VHS release; part of the James Stewart Western Collection

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