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..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • United States - Bonza Bottler Day
  • Bulgaria - Liberation Day.
  • Malawi - Martyr's Day.
  • Hinamatsuri - Japanese celebration day for girls.

Events

  • 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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Movies

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Fargo

Fargo

Directed by: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen

Starring: William H. Macy, Frances McDormand, Steve Buscemi, Peter Stormare

Country: United States of America

The Birdcage

The Birdcage

Directed by: Mike Nichols

Starring: Robin Williams, Nathan Lane, Gene Hackman, Dianne Wiest

Country: United States of America

Shaman

Shaman

Directed by: Bartabas

Starring: Spartak Fedotov, Igor Gotsmanov

The Arrival

The Arrival

Directed by: David Twohy

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Lindsay Crouse, Richard Schiff, Shane

If Lucy Fell

If Lucy Fell

Directed by: Eric Schaeffer

Starring: Sarah Jessica Parker, Eric Schaeffer, Ben Stiller, Elle Macpherson

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 03, 1996?
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Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
  2. - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
  3. - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
  4. - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
  5. - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
  6. - No One Else
  7. - Soon As I Get Home
  8. - Get Money
  9. - Lady
  10. - Tonite's Tha Night
Sport Games on March 03, 1996

Sport Games on March 03, 1996


NBA

American Basketball
  • 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
See all Basketball game results of March 03, 1996

Serie A

Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Cremonese : 1 - 1
  • Cagliari - Bari : 4 - 2
  • Fiorentina - Sampdoria : 2 - 2
  • Lazio - Inter : 0 - 1
  • Napoli - Piacenza : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of March 03, 1996

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Antwerp - Club Brugge : 0 - 3
  • Cercle Brugge - Charleroi : 0 - 2
  • Harelbeke - Mechelen : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of March 03, 1996

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Hansa Rostock - Dusseldorf : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of March 03, 1996

TV Series

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Marisol

Marisol

Directed by: Eugene Martin

Bî-Faitâ Kabuto

Bî-Faitâ Kabuto

Muppets Tonight

Muppets Tonight

Naked: Stories of Men

Naked: Stories of Men

High Incident

High Incident

Days to next March 03

If 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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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Bad Hare Day by R.L. Stine

Bad Hare Day

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Hoping to be a real magician someday, Tim Swanson practices the tricks performed by his idol, Amaz-O, but when Tim attends one of Amaz-O's shows, he is disappointed to learn that his hero is a grump and decides to steal …

Shock Wave by Clive Cussler

Shock Wave

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A Mysterious Plague in the Antarctic... A Diamond Empire Run by an Evil Genius... A Devastating New Technology... NUMA agent DIRK PITT® is investigating the baffling deaths

Behind The Lines by W. E. B. Griffin

Behind The Lines

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Behind the Lines is W. E. B. Griffin's powerful novel of World War II -- and the courage, patriotism, and sacrifice of those who fought it.By

Absolute Power by David Baldacci

Absolute Power

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In a heavily guarded mansion in a posh Virginia suburb, a man and a woman start to make love, trapping Luther Whitney, a career break-in artist, behind a secret wall.

Contagion by Robin Cook

Contagion

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In a story of the dangers of managed health care, ophthalmologist-turned-foresic pathologist John Stapleton investigates a series of virulent and lethal illnesses targeting more costly patients of a

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1

Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1

Platform: PlayStation Sega Saturn Super Nintendo

Genre: Compilation (various)

Publisher: Midway Games

Bang Bang Ball

Bang Bang Ball

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Kunihiko Tashiro and Good House

Deadlock: Planetary Conquest

Deadlock: Planetary Conquest

Platform: Windows, Mac

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Accolade

Alpine Racer 2

Alpine Racer 2

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Namco

Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars

Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, PlayStation, Game Boy Advance, Palm OS, Windows Mobile

Genre: Point-and-click adventure

Publisher: EU SCEE; NA THQ


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