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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Which were the important events of 3 January 1996 ?
- 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
- In astronomy the approximate date of Earth's perihelion.
Famous Birthdays:03 January
- Motorola introduces the Motorola StarTAC Wearable Cellular Telephone, the world's smallest and lightest mobile phone at that time.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Search For Your Ancestors
Sport Games on 3 January 1996
- 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
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Albacete - Sociedad : 3 - 5
- Ath Bilbao - Zaragoza : 1 - 0
- Betis - Celta : 0 - 3
- Compostela - Sp Gijon : 1 - 0
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Montpellier - Metz : 1 - 2
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Celtic - Rangers : 0 - 0
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