Saturday 2 November 1996
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Audie Tomlin and Liam Obergfoll.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio.
In UK Breakfast At Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something was in the top 5 hits.
The English Patient, directed by Anthony Minghella, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Make the Connection by Bob Greene, Oprah Winfre was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Theater Talk.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Civilization II or Dungeons & Dragons Shadow over Mystara.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 November 1996 ?
- Catholicism - All Souls Day (unless on a Sunday)
- Rastafari movement - The coronation of Haile Selassie (1930) celebrated
- USA - admission day (1889) of North Dakota and South Dakota as 39th and 40th states.
- Ancient Latvia - Dveselu Diena held
- Mexico and the United States - Day of the Dead (Spanish: El Dia de los Muertos), a Mexican and Mexican-American celebration of dead ancestors.
Famous Birthdays:02 November
- Christopher Prater: Screen printer, dies at 72.
- Hughie, closes at Circle in the Square Theater, New York City
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- No Mercy - Where Do You Go
- Merril Bainbridge - Mouth
- Babyface - This Is For The Lover In You
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- Eric Clapton - Change The World
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Sport Games on 2 November 1996
- Boston Celtics - Milwaukee Bucks : 102 - 124
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Washington Bullets : 98 - 96
- Detroit Pistons - Atlanta Hawks : 90 - 78
- Houston Rockets - Phoenix Suns : 110 - 95
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Molenbeek : 0 - 1
- Antwerp - Genk : 4 - 0
- Gent - St Truiden : 1 - 1
- Lokeren - Mechelen : 4 - 0
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bielefeld - Dusseldorf : 1 - 0
- Duisburg - Freiburg : 1 - 4
- Leverkusen - M'gladbach : 3 - 0
- Schalke 04 - Dortmund : 1 - 3
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Ein Frankfurt - Leipzig : 2 - 3
- Stuttgarter K - Mainz : 2 - 1
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