Tuesday July 02, 1996

US date format: 7/2/1996, UK date format: 2/7/1996

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 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 Julia Grabher . 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 Daikaijuu Monogatari II or 3D Baseball.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1996 or at July 02 across the years.

likes
Like this day if it is important to you!
history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 02, 1996?


Holidays

  • Feast Day of St. John Regis
  • Originally, in the Roman Catholic Church, the Feast of the Visitation was celebrated on this day, although it has since been transferred to May 31
  • Palio di Provenzano in Siena, Italy
  • Canada Day. Under the Holidays Act, Canada Day is always observed on July 1 unless that date falls on a Sunday, in which case it is observed on July 2.

Events

  • In Los Angeles, Lyle and Erik Menendez are sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.

Famous Birthday

Famous Deaths

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

Village of Dreams

Village of Dreams

Directed by: Yôichi Higashi

Starring: Mieko Harada, Keigo Matsuyama, Shogo Matsuyama, Kyôzô Nagatsuka

Courage Under Fire

Courage Under Fire

Directed by: Edward Zwick

Starring: Denzel Washington, Meg Ryan, Lou Diamond Phillips, Michael Moriarty

Workaholic

Workaholic

Directed by: Sharon von Wietersheim

Starring: Christiane Paul, Tobias Moretti, Ralf Bauer, Nadeshda Brennicke

Kingpin

Kingpin

Directed by: Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly

Starring: Woody Harrelson, Randy Quaid, Bill Murray, Vanessa Angel

Country: United States of America

Green Plaid Shirt

Green Plaid Shirt

Directed by: Richard Natale

Starring: Gregory Phelan, Kevin Spirtas, Richard Israel, Russell Scott Lewis

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Mensch, Pia!

Mensch, Pia!

Hum Dono

Hum Dono

Directed by: B. S. Glaad

Tattoon Master

Tattoon Master

Recovery

Recovery

Directed by: Marcus Scott

Bedtime

Bedtime

Starring: Teri Austin

Country: United States of America

Days to next July 02

If July 02, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 2 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 1 day.
calendar

Magazine Covers

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

  • LIFE: Olympic Bodies
  • Time: Hillary Clinton and Elizabeth Dole. Digitally altered photomontage. Hillary by Jeff Christensen-SIP
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9541
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.333334
  • Wired: Wired - July, 1996

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

The Tenth Insight by James Redfield

The Tenth Insight

By:

240pages. in8. Broché.

A Crown of Swords by Robert Jordan

A Crown of Swords

By:

Now in development for TV!Since its debut in 1990, The Wheel of Time® by Robert Jordan has captivated millions of readers around the globe with its scope, originality, and compelling characters.The

Beach Music by Pat Conro

Beach Music

By:

Five brothers reunite in South Carolina as their mother is dying. (H, Doubleday)

Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman

Emotional Intelligence

By:

Everyone knows that high IQ is no guarantee of success, happiness, or virtue, but until Emotional Intelligence, we could only guess why.

Mischief by Amanda Quick

Mischief

By:

Imogen Waterstone has always prided herself on being a thoroughly independent young woman, but now she needs a man of implacable will and nerves of iron.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Daikaijuu Monogatari II

Daikaijuu Monogatari II

Platform: SNES

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Hudson Soft

Batman Forever: The Arcade Game

Batman Forever: The Arcade Game

Platform: Arcade, Sega Saturn, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: JP Acclaim Japan

3D Baseball

3D Baseball

Platform: PlayStation, Sega Saturn

Genre: Sports

Publisher: JP BMG Japan; NA Crystal Dynamics (NA)

Down in the Dumps

Down in the Dumps

Platform: MS-DOS, Microsoft Windows, Apple Macintosh

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Philips Media

Blood Omen: Legacy of Kain

Blood Omen: Legacy of Kain

Platform: PlayStation, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: NA Crystal Dynamics; EU Crystal Dynamics; JP BMG Interactive; NA Activision (PC); NA SCEA (PSN); PAL Square Enix (PSN)

Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

What zodiac sign is July 02, 1996?

On July 02, 1996 the zodiac sign was Cancer.

Who was the US President on July 02, 1996?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on July 02, 1996?

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

Which famous people are born on July 02, 1996?

On July 02, 1996 several famous people were born including, Julia Grabher.

Which famous people died on July 02, 1996?

Famous people died on July 02, 1996 include, Hugh Davson.

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

The number one song in the week of July 02, 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 02, 1996?

The top hits on July 02, 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.


Like this day if it is important to you!
likes