Saturday February 03, 1996
US date format: 2/3/1996, UK date format: 3/2/1996
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 3, 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 India Westbrooks and Taylor Caniff.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey.
In UK Spaceman by Babylon Zoo was in the top 5 hits.
Beautiful Girls, directed by Ted Demme, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Shock Wave by Clive Cussler was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Marisol.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Breakers or Amok.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 03, 1996?
- Saints Berlindis, Celsa and Nona.
- Japan - the festival of Setsubun before spring.
- United States - Four Chaplains Day.
- Saint Blaise, Catholics visit churches to have their throats blessed.
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- The Lijiang earthquake in Lijiang, Yunnan, China.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 03, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - One Sweet Day
- Whitney Houston - Exhale (Shoop Shoop)
- Everything But The Girl - Missing
- Joan Osborne - One Of Us
- LL Cool J - Hey Lover
- Goo Goo Dolls - Name
- Deep Blue Something - Breakfast At Tiffany's
- La Bouche - Be My Lover
- Monica - Before You Walk Out Of My Life
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Monica - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
- Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men - One Sweet Day
- Faith Evans - Soon As I Get Home
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Whitney Houston - Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Kris Kross - Tonite's Tha Night
- LL Cool J - Hey Lover
- Jodeci - Love U 4 Life
- Total - No One Else
Sport Games on February 03, 1996
- Boston Celtics - Miami Heat : 100 - 99
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Milwaukee Bucks : 111 - 88
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Dallas Mavericks : 105 - 96
- Portland Trail Blazers - Philadelphia 76ers : 96 - 85
- Sacramento Kings - Detroit Pistons : 94 - 85
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Sp Gijon - Ath Madrid : 1 - 2
- Zaragoza - Valencia : 4 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Barnsley - Watford : 2 - 1
- Dundee United - St Johnstone : 1 - 3
- Grimsby - Derby : 1 - 1
- Huddersfield - Tranmere : 1 - 0
- Ipswich - West Brom : 2 - 1
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Blackpool - Hull : 1 - 1
- Bournemouth - Wycombe : 2 - 3
- Brentford - Burnley : 1 - 0
- Brighton - Wrexham : 2 - 2
- Bristol Rvs - Walsall : 2 - 0
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Days to next February 03If February 03, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 7 months, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 8 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in February 1996?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?