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..
Which were the important events of July 02, 1996?
- 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.
- In Los Angeles, Lyle and Erik Menendez are sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
- Julia Grabher: Austrian tennis player.
- Hugh Davson: Physiologist / writer, dies at 86.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 02, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - Tha Crossroads
- Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High
- 2 Pac - How Do U Want It
- Tracy Chapman - Give Me One Reason
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
- Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby
- Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
- Adam Clayton & Larry Mullen - Theme From Mission Impossible
- Monica - Why I Love You So Much
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Fugees - Killing Me Softly
- Peter Andre featuring Bubbler Ranx - Mysterious Girl
- The Spice Girls - Wannabe
- Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds - Three Lions
- Underworld - Born Slippy
Top #10 R&B songs
- 2Pac Featuring K-Ci And JoJo - How Do U Want It/California Love
- Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High/Let It Flow
- Monica - Why I Love You So Much/Ain't Nobody
- Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - Tha Crossroads
- Case Featuring Foxxy Brown - Touch Me Tease Me (From "The Nutty Professor")
- Total - Kissin' You
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- Jodeci - Get On Up
- 112 Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. - Only You
- Crucial Conflict - Hay
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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.