Tuesday 1 October 1996
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Melanie Stokke .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio.
In UK Ready Or Not by Fugees was in the top 5 hits.
Bound, directed by The Wachowski Brothers, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Make the Connection by Bob Greene, Oprah Winfre was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gullage's.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Eggerland Episode 0: Quest of Lala or Casper.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 October 1996 ?
- Singapore - Children's Day
- Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- World Vegetarian Day
- French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Tuvalu - Independence Day (from Gilbert Islands (Kiribati), 1975)
- San Marino - two Captains Regent, elected by parliament, take office for six months.
- Nigeria - Independence Day (from Britain, 1960)
- People's Republic of China - National Day (1949)
- RC Church - Feast days of Saint ThTrFse de Lisieux; formerly of Saint Bavo and Saint Remigius
- Republic of Cyprus - Independence Day (from Britain, 1960)
- Melanie Stokke: Norwegian tennis player.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
- Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- Quad City DJ's - C'Mon N' Ride It (The Train)
- Eric Clapton - Change The World
- No Mercy - Where Do You Go
- LL Cool J - Loungin'
- 2 Pac - How Do U Want It
- Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High
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Sport Games on 1 October 1996
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Real Madrid - Espanol : 2 - 0
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Le Havre - Lens : 0 - 0
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Grimsby - Norwich : 1 - 4
- Ipswich - Barnsley : 1 - 1
- Oldham - West Brom : 1 - 1
- Portsmouth - Crystal Palace : 2 - 2
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Bournemouth - Walsall : 0 - 1
- Bristol City - Brentford : 1 - 2
- Bury - Burnley : 1 - 0
- Chesterfield - Shrewsbury : 2 - 1
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