Monday July 01, 1996
US date format: 7/1/1996, UK date format: 1/7/1996
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 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 Adelina Sotnikova and Adelina Sotnikova.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony.
In UK Killing Me Softly by Fugees was in the top 5 hits.
Village of Dreams, directed by Yôichi Higashi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Tenth Insight by James Redfield was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Mensch, Pia!.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing DeathKeep or Donkey Kong Land 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 01, 1996?
- Canada Day (formerly Dominion Day) - national holiday of Canada. Moving Day in the province of QuTbec
- 1899 - Indiana Jones's birthday.
- In Bulgaria, there is a tradition called July Morning dating from the hippy period in 1980s and maybe as far back as the 1970s. Young (and not so young) people from all over the country travel (often hitchhike) to the Black Sea coast to meet the first sun rays on the 1st of July. Naturally Uriah Heep's July Morning is the main refrain. Although the tradition is linked to the hippy movement in America, it is still popular in Bulgaria. Strangely, it seems that there is no such tradition in other
- Surinam Keti Koti (Breaking of Chains) Day of Liberty; On July 1, 1863 slavery was abolished.
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- Kevan James scores 103 and takes 4 wkts in 4 balls, Hants vs. Ind
- NHL Winnipeg Jets officially become the Phoenix Coyotes
- Placido Domingo becomes Art Director of Washington Opera
- WBSI TV replaces WNYC on channel 31 in New York City
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 01, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - Tha Crossroads
- Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High
- 2 Pac - How Do U Want It
- Tracy Chapman - Give Me One Reason
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
- Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby
- Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
- Adam Clayton & Larry Mullen - Theme From Mission Impossible
- Monica - Why I Love You So Much
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Fugees - Killing Me Softly
- Peter Andre featuring Bubbler Ranx - Mysterious Girl
- The Spice Girls - Wannabe
- Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds - Three Lions
- Underworld - Born Slippy
Top #10 R&B songs
- 2Pac Featuring K-Ci And JoJo - How Do U Want It/California Love
- Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High/Let It Flow
- Monica - Why I Love You So Much/Ain't Nobody
- Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - Tha Crossroads
- Case Featuring Foxxy Brown - Touch Me Tease Me (From "The Nutty Professor")
- Total - Kissin' You
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- Jodeci - Get On Up
- 112 Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. - Only You
- Crucial Conflict - Hay
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 01If July 01, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 3 months old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months.
What news were making the headlines those days in July 1996?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on July 01, 1996?
On July 01, 1996 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is July 01, 1996?
On July 01, 1996 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on July 01, 1996?
On July 01, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 01, 1996?
On July 01, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on July 01, 1996?
On July 01, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on July 01, 1996?
On July 01, 1996 several famous people were born including, Adelina Sotnikova, Adelina Sotnikova.
Which famous people died on July 01, 1996?
Famous people died on July 01, 1996 include, Richard Michael Fraser, Margaux Hemingway, Steve Tesich.
What was the number one song in July 01, 1996?
The number one song in the week of July 01, 1996 was Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony in US and Killing Me Softly by Fugees in UK.
What were the top hits on July 01, 1996?
The top hits on July 01, 1996 were Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, You're Makin' Me High by Toni Braxton, How Do U Want It by 2 Pac in US and Killing Me Softly by Fugees, Mysterious Girl by Peter Andre featuring Bubbler Ranx, Wannabe by The Spice Girls in UK.