Tuesday January 02, 1996

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

The day of the week was Tuesday, under the astrological sign of Capricorn (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on January 2, 1996).

Famous birthdays on this day include Aleeza Mehtab .

The number one song in US was One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. Earth Song by Michael Jackson was #1 song in the UK.

Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood, directed by Paris Barclay, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1996 while Politically Correct Holiday Stories by James Finn Garner was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Copycat. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blood & Magic or Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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January 02, 1996 Famous Birthdays


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How old am I?

If January 02, 1996 is your birthday you are 27 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on January 02.

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January 02, 1996 Famous Deaths


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Movies

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Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood

Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Paris Barclay

Starring: Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Tracey Cherelle Jones

Country: United States of America

Cadillac Ranch

Cadillac Ranch

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Lisa Gottlieb

Starring: Jim Metzler, Joe Stevens, Bill Wise, Ashley Coe

Bio-Dome

Bio-Dome

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Jason Bloom

Starring: Pauly Shore, Stephen Baldwin, William Atherton, Denise Dowse

Playback

Playback

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Oley Sassone

Starring: George Hamilton, Tawny Kitaen, Shannon Whirry, Harry Dean Stanton

Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Franco Zeffirelli

Starring: Charlotte Gainsbourg, William Hurt, Maria Schneider, Anna Paquin, Geraldine Chaplin, Joan Plowright, Elle Macpherson, John Wood (II), Fiona Shaw, Leanne Rowe, Billie Whitelaw, Samuel West

Country: Italy

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 02, 1996?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - One Sweet Day
  2. - Exhale (Shoop Shoop)youtube
  3. - Hey Lover
  4. - Gangsta's Paradise
  5. - Diggin' On You

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Earth Song
  2. - Father And Son
  3. - Breathe
  4. - Jesus To A Child
  5. - So Pure

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale")
  2. - One Sweet Day
  3. - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
  4. - Hey Lover
  5. - Soon As I Get Home

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Mas Alla
  2. - Si Tu Te Vas
  3. - Como Te Extrano
  4. - Todo Por Ti
  5. - Vuelveme A Querer
Sport Games on January 02, 1996

Sport Games on January 02, 1996


NBA

American Basketball
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Washington Bullets : 108 - 100
  • Houston Rockets - Minnesota Timberwolves : 105 - 100
  • Indiana Pacers - Denver Nuggets : 102 - 87
  • Milwaukee Bucks - New Jersey Nets : 72 - 81
  • Philadelphia 76ers - Los Angeles Lakers : 90 - 89
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Division 2

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bournemouth - Shrewsbury : 0 - 2
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Division 3

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Wigan - Rochdale : 2 - 0
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Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Newcastle - Arsenal : 2 - 0
  • QPR - Chelsea : 1 - 2
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TV Series

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Copycat

Copycat

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Jon Amiel

Kicking & Screaming

Kicking & Screaming

Release year: 1995

Directed by: nbcu

Goosebumps

Goosebumps

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Rob Letterman

Shooting Gallery

Shooting Gallery

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Keoni Waxman

The Thin Blue Line

The Thin Blue Line

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Errol Morris

How old am I?

If January 02, 1996 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Politically Correct Holiday Stories by James Finn Garner

Politically Correct Holiday Stories

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Holidays are a time for traditions, rich food and presents, as well as time with family. They are full of cultural biases and unhealthy dietary choices.

The Children'S Book Of Virtues by Michael Hague

The Children'S Book Of Virtues

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The perfect companion for William J. Bennett's bestseller, The Book of Virtues. The Children's Book of Virtues provides a storybook that parents and children can enjoy together.

Shock Wave by Clive Cussler

Shock Wave

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The Mysterious Plague in Antarctic... An Evil Genius Runs a Diamond Empire... A Devastating New Technology... NUMA agent DIRK PIT(r) is investigating these baffling deaths

The Calvin and Hobbes Tenth Anniversary Book by Bill Watterson

The Calvin and Hobbes Tenth Anniversary Book

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Bill Watterson, creator of Calvin and Hobbes, invites readers back to the first ten year of their mad antics. WattersonaEUR(tm), Watterson's insight and classic comics, will be celebrating. "Watterson

Five Days In Paris by Danielle Steel

Five Days In Paris

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Peter Haskell is the president of a large pharmaceutical company. He has everything: power, position, career, family and a job. For these, he has made great sacrifices.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Blood & Magic

Blood & Magic

Platform: DOS, Windows 95

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Interplay

Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1

Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1

Platform: PlayStation Sega Saturn Super Nintendo

Genre: Compilation (various)

Publisher: Midway Games

Diablo

Diablo

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, PlayStation

Genre: Action role-playing, hack and slash

Publisher: NA Blizzard Entertainment; EU Ubi Soft Entertainment; NA / EU Electronic Arts

Arc the Lad II

Arc the Lad II

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Tactical role-playing game

Publisher: JP Sony Computer Entertainment; NA Working Designs

FIST

FIST

Platform: Sega Saturn PlayStation

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Imagineer

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 02, 1996?

On January 02, 1996 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is January 02, 1996?

On January 02, 1996 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 02, 1996?

On January 02, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 02, 1996?

On January 02, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 02, 1996?

On January 02, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 02, 1996?

On January 02, 1996 several famous people were born including, Aleeza Mehtab.

Which famous people died on January 02, 1996?

Famous people died on January 02, 1996 include, Sydney Thompson, Thornton Page, Carlos Blasco de Imaz.

What was the number one song in January 02, 1996?

The number one song in the week of January 02, 1996 was One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey in US and Earth Song by Michael Jackson in UK.

What were the top hits on January 02, 1996?

The top hits on January 02, 1996 were One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey, Exhale (Shoop Shoop) by Whitney Houston, Hey Lover by LL Cool J in US and Earth Song by Michael Jackson, Father And Son by Boyzone, Breathe by The Prodigy in UK.