Sunday March 03, 1996
US date format: 3/3/1996, UK date format: 3/3/1996
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 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.
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 Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1 or Alpine Racer 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 03, 1996?
- United States - Bonza Bottler Day
- Bulgaria - Liberation Day.
- Malawi - Martyr's Day.
- Hinamatsuri - Japanese celebration day for girls.
- 26th Easter Seal Telethon
- Auckland beat Wellington by 9 wickets to win Shell Trophy Final.
- José María Aznar, leader of the Popular Party, is elected as Prime Minister of Spain, replacing Felipe González.
- March 4 ampndash Two more suicide bombs explode in Israel, killing 32. The Yahya Ayyash Units admit responsibility, and Palestinian president Yasser Arafat condemns the killings in a televised address. Israel warns of retaliation.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 03, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- R. Kelly Featuring Ronald Isley - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
- Joe - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
- Monica - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
- Total - No One Else
- Faith Evans - Soon As I Get Home
- Junior M.A.F.I.A. Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. - Get Money
- D'Angelo - Lady
- Kris Kross - Tonite's Tha Night
Sport Games on March 03, 1996
- Charlotte Hornets - Indiana Pacers : 100 - 103
- Golden State Warriors - New York Knicks : 94 - 109
- Houston Rockets - Los Angeles Lakers : 111 - 107
- Miami Heat - Minnesota Timberwolves : 87 - 89
- Phoenix Suns - Dallas Mavericks : 121 - 114
Serie AItalian Football
- Atalanta - Cremonese : 1 - 1
- Cagliari - Bari : 4 - 2
- Fiorentina - Sampdoria : 2 - 2
- Lazio - Inter : 0 - 1
- Napoli - Piacenza : 0 - 0
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Antwerp - Club Brugge : 0 - 3
- Cercle Brugge - Charleroi : 0 - 2
- Harelbeke - Mechelen : 0 - 0
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Hansa Rostock - Dusseldorf : 0 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 03If March 03, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 6 months, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 12 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?