Sunday 4 February 1996
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
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 Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sunday Night Sex Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Avalon Hill's Advanced Civilization or Afterlife.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 4 February 1996 ?
- Saint Veronica, patron saint of photographers
- Ancient Latvia - Biezputras Diena observed.
- Independence Day in Sri Lanka (1948).
- Angolan Anniversary of the Outbreak of Armed Struggle against Portuguese Colonialism.
- Saint Gilbert (d. 1189)
- Saint John Hector de Britto
- Saint Rembert of Torhout
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- NFL Pro Bowl: NFC beats AFC 20-13.
- Major snowstorm paralyzes Midwestern United States, Milwaukee, Wisconsin ties all-time record low temperature at -26?F (-32.2?C)
- An earthquake near Lijiang in southwest China, measuring up to 7 on the Richter scale, kills at least 240 people, injures more than 14,000 and makes hundreds of thousands homeless.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1996 ?
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
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Sport Games on 4 February 1996
- Charlotte Hornets - Atlanta Hawks : 104 - 106
- Chicago Bulls - Denver Nuggets : 99 - 105
- New Jersey Nets - Golden State Warriors : 92 - 96
- New York Knicks - Indiana Pacers : 83 - 90
Serie AItalian Football
- Cagliari - Fiorentina : 0 - 0
- Cremonese - Udinese : 2 - 2
- Lazio - Bari : 4 - 3
- Milan - Roma : 3 - 1
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Seraing : 7 - 0
- Antwerp - Charleroi : 1 - 0
- Beveren - St Truiden : 0 - 2
- Cercle Brugge - Waregem : 4 - 1
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Bilbao - Oviedo : 0 - 1
- Celta - Albacete : 2 - 2
- Espanol - Sociedad : 0 - 0
- La Coruna - Tenerife : 1 - 1
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?