Tuesday April 02, 1996
US date format: 4/2/1996, UK date format: 2/4/1996
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 2, 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 Sam Boggs and Geordie Gray.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion.
In UK Return Of The Mack by Mark Morrison was in the top 5 hits.
Kids in the Hall: Brain Candy, directed by Kelly Makin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Intensity by Dean Koontz was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Dana Carvey Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Air Gallet or FIST.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 02, 1996?
- JP and Trang in Valleyfair
- Saint Franciscus of Paola (+1507)
- Blessed Arnold of Leuven
- International Children's Book Day
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- U.S. Mafioso John Gotti is found guilty of murdering Paul Castellano.
- Sri Lanka 9-349 in 50 overs beat Pakistan 315 all out, Singapore; Jayasuriya hits ton in 48 balls, world ODI record at Singapore.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 02, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
- Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
- R. Kelly - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
- Alanis Morissette - Ironic
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry
- Everything But The Girl - Missing
- Mariah Carey - One Sweet Day
- Coolio - 1,2,3,4 (Sumptin' New)
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- R. Kelly Featuring Ronald Isley - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
- Joe - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
- Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby
- D'Angelo - Lady
- Chantay Savage - I Will Survive
- Busta Rhymes - Woo-Hah!! Got You All In Check/Everything Remains Raw
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- LL Cool J - Doin It
- Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans - Count On Me (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
Sport Games on April 02, 1996
- Boston Celtics - Atlanta Hawks : 89 - 109
- Chicago Bulls - Miami Heat : 110 - 92
- Detroit Pistons - Milwaukee Bucks : 98 - 105
- Houston Rockets - Golden State Warriors : 112 - 106
- Los Angeles Clippers - Toronto Raptors : 103 - 104
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- St Pauli - Leverkusen : 2 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Barnsley - Norwich : 2 - 2
- Birmingham - Portsmouth : 2 - 0
- Charlton - Leicester : 0 - 1
- Crystal Palace - Port Vale : 2 - 2
- Huddersfield - Reading : 3 - 1
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Brentford - Stockport : 1 - 0
- Bristol Rvs - Bradford : 1 - 0
- Burnley - Bournemouth : 0 - 0
- Carlisle - Crewe : 1 - 0
- Chesterfield - Blackpool : 1 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 02If April 02, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 5 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 14 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?