Saturday March 02, 1996

US date format: 3/2/1996, UK date format: 2/3/1996

It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 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 Joe Weller . In that special week of March people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. In UK Children by Robert Miles was in the top 5 hits. Fargo, directed by Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Bad Hare Day by R.L. Stine was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Marisol. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arabian Nights: Sabaku no Seirei-ō or FIST.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Blessed Charles the Good, Count of Flanders (+Bruges 1127)
  • saint Jovinus
  • Saint Abdalon
  • Church of England - Saint Chad's Day.
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Events

  • Copeland swimming pool re-opened by Gladiator
  • Ranabima Royal College is established in Sri Lanka.
  • The Australian federal election, 1996 is held; Labor's Paul Keating loses to Liberal leader John Howard.

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Movies

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Fargo

Fargo

Directed by: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen

Starring: William H. Macy, Frances McDormand, Steve Buscemi, Peter Stormare

Country: United States of America

The Birdcage

The Birdcage

Directed by: Mike Nichols

Starring: Robin Williams, Nathan Lane, Gene Hackman, Dianne Wiest

Country: United States of America

Shaman

Shaman

Directed by: Bartabas

Starring: Spartak Fedotov, Igor Gotsmanov

The Arrival

The Arrival

Directed by: David Twohy

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Lindsay Crouse, Richard Schiff, Shane

If Lucy Fell

If Lucy Fell

Directed by: Eric Schaeffer

Starring: Sarah Jessica Parker, Eric Schaeffer, Ben Stiller, Elle Macpherson

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Music charts

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Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
  2. - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
  3. - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
  4. - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
  5. - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
  6. - No One Else
  7. - Soon As I Get Home
  8. - Get Money
  9. - Lady
  10. - Tonite's Tha Night
Sport Games on March 02, 1996

Sport Games on March 02, 1996


NBA

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Milwaukee Bucks : 106 - 110
  • Boston Celtics - Chicago Bulls : 75 - 107
  • Detroit Pistons - Los Angeles Clippers : 107 - 103
  • Philadelphia 76ers - San Antonio Spurs : 101 - 115
  • Portland Trail Blazers - Orlando Magic : 89 - 115
See all Basketball game results of March 02, 1996

Serie A

Italian Football
  • Milan - Vicenza : 4 - 0
  • Padova - Juventus : 0 - 5
  • Parma - Roma : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of March 02, 1996

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Gent - St Truiden : 0 - 1
  • Lierse - Aalst : 3 - 1
  • Lommel - Seraing : 0 - 1
  • Molenbeek - Waregem : 4 - 1
  • Standard - Germinal : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of March 02, 1996

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - Munich 1860 : 4 - 2
  • Ein Frankfurt - Freiburg : 0 - 1
  • FC Koln - Karlsruhe : 0 - 1
  • M'gladbach - Dortmund : 2 - 2
  • Schalke 04 - Hamburg : 3 - 0
See all Football game results of March 02, 1996

TV Series

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Marisol

Marisol

Directed by: Eugene Martin

Bî-Faitâ Kabuto

Bî-Faitâ Kabuto

Muppets Tonight

Muppets Tonight

Naked: Stories of Men

Naked: Stories of Men

High Incident

High Incident

Days to next March 02

If March 02, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 6 months, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 2 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Bad Hare Day by R.L. Stine

Bad Hare Day

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Hoping to be a real magician someday, Tim Swanson practices the tricks performed by his idol, Amaz-O, but when Tim attends one of Amaz-O's shows, he is disappointed to learn that his hero is a grump and decides to steal …

Shock Wave by Clive Cussler

Shock Wave

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A Mysterious Plague in the Antarctic... A Diamond Empire Run by an Evil Genius... A Devastating New Technology... NUMA agent DIRK PITT® is investigating the baffling deaths

Behind The Lines by W. E. B. Griffin

Behind The Lines

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Behind the Lines is W. E. B. Griffin's powerful novel of World War II -- and the courage, patriotism, and sacrifice of those who fought it.By

Absolute Power by David Baldacci

Absolute Power

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In a heavily guarded mansion in a posh Virginia suburb, a man and a woman start to make love, trapping Luther Whitney, a career break-in artist, behind a secret wall.

Contagion by Robin Cook

Contagion

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In a story of the dangers of managed health care, ophthalmologist-turned-foresic pathologist John Stapleton investigates a series of virulent and lethal illnesses targeting more costly patients of a

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Arabian Nights: Sabaku no Seirei-ō

Arabian Nights: Sabaku no Seirei-ō

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Role-playing game

Publisher: Takara

FIST

FIST

Platform: Sega Saturn PlayStation

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Imagineer

Close Combat

Close Combat

Platform: Windows, Macintosh

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: Microsoft

Chronicles of the Sword

Chronicles of the Sword

Platform: DOS, PlayStation

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Psygnosis

Freddi Fish 2: The Case of the Haunted Schoolhouse

Freddi Fish 2: The Case of the Haunted Schoolhouse

Platform: Macintosh Windows Linux Steam Android iOS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Humongous Entertainment

Frequently Asked Questions

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

On March 02, 1996 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is March 02, 1996?

On March 02, 1996 the zodiac sign was Pisces.

Who was the US President on March 02, 1996?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on March 02, 1996?

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

Which famous people are born on March 02, 1996?

On March 02, 1996 several famous people were born including, Joe Weller.

Which famous people died on March 02, 1996?

Famous people died on March 02, 1996 include, Jacobo Majluta.

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

The number one song in the week of March 02, 1996 was One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey in US and Children by Robert Miles in UK.

What were the top hits on March 02, 1996?

The top hits on March 02, 1996 were One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey, Not Gon' Cry by Mary J. Blige, Sittin' Up In My Room by Brandy in US and Children by Robert Miles, How Deep Is Your Love by Take That, Don't Look Back In Anger by Oasis in UK.


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