Friday November 01, 1996

US date format: 11/1/1996, UK date format: 1/11/1996

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 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 Lil Peep . In that special week of November people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio. In UK Say You'll Be There by The Spice Girls was in the top 5 hits. Shiloh, directed by Dale Rosenbloom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while The Law Of Love by Laura Esquivel was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Out of Sight. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blazing Dragons or The Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 01, 1996?


Holidays

  • Also see November 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • United States - Start of National Novel Writing Month
  • World Vegan Day
  • Mexico - The Day of the Dead
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Events

  • Al Jazeera, known as a multi-language news channel, begins regular service in Doha, Qatar.

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Movies

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Shiloh

Shiloh

Directed by: Dale Rosenbloom

Starring: Blake Heron, Michael Moriarty, Scott Wilson, Bonnie Bartlett

Head Above Water

Head Above Water

Directed by: Jim Wilson

Starring: Harvey Keitel, Cameron Diaz, Craig Sheffer, Billy Zane

The English Patient

The English Patient

Directed by: Anthony Minghella

Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche, Willem Dafoe, Kristin Scott Thomas

Country: United States of America

Romeo + Juliet

Romeo + Juliet

Directed by: Baz Luhrmann

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Claire Danes, John Leguizamo, Harold Perrineau

Country: United States of America

The Mirror Has Two Faces

The Mirror Has Two Faces

Directed by: Barbra Streisand

Starring: Barbra Streisand, Jeff Bridges, Lauren Bacall, George Segal

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 01, 1996?
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Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Say You'll Be There
  2. - What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted
  3. - If You Ever
  4. - Un-Break My Heartyoutube
  5. - Breathe

Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - No Diggity
  2. - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
  3. - Nobody
  4. - Pony
  5. - This Is For The Lover In You
  6. - Last Night (From "The Nutty Professor")
  7. - Tell Me (From "Eddie")
  8. - If Your Girl Only Knew
  9. - Un-Break My Heartyoutube
  10. - Missing You (From "Set It Off")
Sport Games on November 01, 1996

Sport Games on November 01, 1996


NBA

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Miami Heat : 81 - 94
  • Chicago Bulls - Boston Celtics : 107 - 98
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - New Jersey Nets : 90 - 77
  • Dallas Mavericks - Denver Nuggets : 92 - 91
  • Indiana Pacers - Detroit Pistons : 89 - 95
See all Basketball game results of November 01, 1996

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - Munich 1860 : 1 - 1
  • Bochum - Hansa Rostock : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of November 01, 1996

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • CZ Jena - Uerdingen : 2 - 2
  • F Koln - Oldenburg : 7 - 1
See all Football game results of November 01, 1996

Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Kilmarnock - Hibernian : 4 - 2
See all Football game results of November 01, 1996

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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

Safe and Sound

Safe and Sound

Directed by: Clark Davis

Days to next November 01

If November 01, 1996 is your birthday you're 23 years, 10 months, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 8 days.
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1996?

Books

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The Law Of Love by Laura Esquivel

The Law Of Love

By:

/ESQUIVEL LAURA/ The intensely anticipated new novel from the author of the international bestseller Like Water for Chocolate tells a cosmic love story, a Mexican Midsummer Night's Dream that stretches from

Icon by Frederick Forsyth

Icon

By:

From the master of the novel of international intrigue comes a riveting new book as timely and unsettling as tomorrow's headlines.It

My Gal Sunday by Mary Higgins Clark

My Gal Sunday

By:

A dashing ex-president and his young congresswoman bride become an irresistible sleuthing duo in four acclaimed stories from the Queen of Suspense.Henry

James Herriot'S Favorite Dog Stories by James Herriot

James Herriot'S Favorite Dog Stories

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"When I decided to be a vet, I knew that I wanted to be a dog doctor, so I could spend all my time with dogs."

The Deep End of the Ocean by Jacquelyn Mitchard

The Deep End of the Ocean

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"Masterful...A big story about human connection and emotional survival" - Los Angeles Times The first book ever chosen by Oprah's Book ClubFew first novels receive the kind of attention and acclaim showered on this powerful story—a nationwide bestseller, a critical …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Cybersphere

Cybersphere

Platform: Amiga, MS-DOS

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Psycon Software

Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire

Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire

Platform: Nintendo 64 Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action

Publisher: Nintendo (N64) LucasArts (PC)

Blazing Dragons

Blazing Dragons

Platform: PlayStation, Sega Saturn

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Crystal Dynamics

The Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall

The Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Bethesda Softworks

Big Red Racing

Big Red Racing

Platform: DOS

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Domark


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