Sunday June 02, 1996
US date format: 6/2/1996, UK date format: 2/6/1996
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 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 Morissette Amon .
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony.
In UK Three Lions by Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds was in the top 5 hits.
A Summer's Tale, directed by Éric Rohmer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot by Al Franken was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hum Dono.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arabian Nights: Sabaku no Seirei-ō or Deadlock: Planetary Conquest.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 02, 1996?
- Italy's Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day), which commemorates the birth of the Repubblica Italiana and the end of the monarchy.
- Shavuoth (Judaism) (2006).
- Xenia name day in Slovakia.
- The Greek Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Nicephorus' death - see also March 13.
- 50th Tony Awards: Master Class and Rent win
- Morissette Amon: Filipino actress and singer.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 02, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds - Three Lions
- Fugees - Killing Me Softly
- Peter Andre featuring Bubbler Ranx - Mysterious Girl
- Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
Top #10 R&B songs
- Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - Tha Crossroads
- SWV - You're The One
- MC Lyte Featuring Xscape - Keep On, Keepin' On (From "Sunset Park")
- Jodeci - Get On Up
- Case Featuring Foxxy Brown - Touch Me Tease Me (From "The Nutty Professor")
- Joe - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
- Junior M.A.F.I.A. Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. - Get Money
- Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby
- Total - Kissin' You
- R. Kelly Featuring Ronald Isley - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
Sport Games on June 02, 1996
- Utah Jazz - Seattle SuperSonics : 86 - 90
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Bochum - Bielefeld : 2 - 0
- Duisburg - Mainz : 0 - 3
- Hannover - Chemnitz : 4 - 2
- Hertha - F Koln : 0 - 0
- Leipzig - Unterhaching : 3 - 2
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next June 02If June 02, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 3 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 1 day.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on June 02, 1996?
On June 02, 1996 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is June 02, 1996?
On June 02, 1996 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on June 02, 1996?
On June 02, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 02, 1996?
On June 02, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on June 02, 1996?
On June 02, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on June 02, 1996?
On June 02, 1996 several famous people were born including, Morissette Amon.
Which famous people died on June 02, 1996?
Famous people died on June 02, 1996 include, Leon Garield, Peter Bird, Amos Tversky.
What was the number one song in June 02, 1996?
The number one song in the week of June 02, 1996 was Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony in US and Three Lions by Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds in UK.
What were the top hits on June 02, 1996?
The top hits on June 02, 1996 were Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Always Be My Baby by Mariah Carey, Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion in US and Three Lions by Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds, Killing Me Softly by Fugees, Mysterious Girl by Peter Andre featuring Bubbler Ranx in UK.