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Wednesday 3 January 1996

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Xycron and Jessica Marble. In that special week of January people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. Dead Man Walking, directed by Tim Robbins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Politically Correct Holiday Stories by James Finn Garner was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Adam and Joe Show. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Garegga or Black Dawn.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Adam and Joe Show

Starring: Adam Buxton, Joe Cornish, Nigel Buxton

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Organ Works

Starring: Howard Goodall

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Kitchen

Starring: Jacques Pepin, Claudine Pepin

Country: United States

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Big Cat Diary

Starring: Simon King, Jonathan Scott, Saba Douglas-Hamilton

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Mr. Show with Bob and David

Written by: David Cross, Bob Odenkirk

Starring: David Cross, Bob Odenkirk, John Ennis, Jay Johnston

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Dead Man Walking

Directed by: Tim Robbins

Starring: Susan Sarandon, Sean Penn, Robert Prosky

Country: United States

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Twelve Monkeys

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Starring: Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt

Country: United States

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Four Rooms

Directed by: Allison Anders

Starring: Tim Roth, Amanda De Cadenet, David Proval

Country: United States

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Jumanji

Directed by: Joe Johnston

Starring: Robin Williams, Kirsten Dunst, Bonnie Hunt

Country: United States

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Heat

Directed by: Michael Mann

Starring: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Val Kilmer

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 3 January 1996 ?

Holidays:
  • The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
  • The Festival of Sleep Day
  • In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
  • Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
  • Feast day of St Genevieve
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Facts:
  • Motorola introduces the Motorola StarTAC Wearable Cellular Telephone, the world's smallest and lightest mobile phone at that time.

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Sport Games on 3 January 1996

NBA
American Basketball
  • Detroit Pistons - Milwaukee Bucks : 82 - 96
  • Houston Rockets - Chicago Bulls : 86 - 100
  • Indiana Pacers - Los Angeles Clippers : 110 - 94
  • Philadelphia 76ers - Golden State Warriors : 111 - 122
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Albacete - Sociedad : 3 - 5
  • Ath Bilbao - Zaragoza : 1 - 0
  • Betis - Celta : 0 - 3
  • Compostela - Sp Gijon : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 3 January 1996
Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Montpellier - Metz : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 3 January 1996
Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Celtic - Rangers : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 3 January 1996

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Politically Correct Holiday Stories

By: James Finn Garner

The holidays are a time of traditions, rich food, presents, and time spent with family. In other words, they are filled with cultural biases, unhealthy dietary choices, rape of the earth’s

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Desperation

By: Stephen King

Stephen King’s #1 national bestseller about a little mining town, Desperation, that many will enter on their way to somewhere else. But getting out is not easy as it would seem…"I see holes like eyes.

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The Horse Whisperer

By: Nicholas Evans

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERHis name is Tom Booker. His voice can calm wild horses, his touch can heal broken spirits. And Annie Graves has traveled across a continent to the Booker ranch in Montana, desperate to heal her injured ...

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The Calvin and Hobbes Tenth Anniversary Book

By: Bill Watterson

Celebrating ten years of their crazy antics, author of the Calvin and Hobbes comic, Bill Watterson, invites readers to look back at the first ten years--featuring Watterson’s insights and classic comics."Watterson

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bahamut Lagoon

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Tactical role-playing

Publisher: Square

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Marvel vs. Capcom

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Capcom, Acclaim Entertainment (Children of the Atom home port)

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Battle Garegga

Battle Garegga

Platform: Arcade, Sega Saturn

Genre: Manic shooter

Publisher: JP Eighting; JP Electronic Arts (SS); NA Fabtek; EU Tuning; HK Metrotainment

Black Dawn

Platform: PlayStation, Saturn

Genre: Shooter game

Publisher: Virgin Interactive

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The Divide: Enemies Within

Platform: PlayStation, Windows

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Viacom New Media

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