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Thursday 4 January 1996

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jade Jones . In that special week of January people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. In UK Earth Song by Michael Jackson was in the top 5 hits. Assassins, directed by Richard Donner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while The Hundred Secret Senses by Amy Tan was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Kitchen. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Deadlock: Planetary Conquest or Corpse Party.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Assassins

Directed by: Richard Donner

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Antonio Banderas, Julianne Moore

Country: United States

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Strange Days

Directed by: Kathryn Bigelow

Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Angela Bassett, Juliette Lewis

Country: United States

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Now and Then

Directed by: Lesli Linka Glatter

Starring: Christina Ricci, Demi Moore, Rosie O'Donnell

Country: United States

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Mallrats

Directed by: Kevin Smith

Starring: Shannen Doherty, Jeremy London, Jason Lee

Country: United States

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Powder

Directed by: Victor Salva

Starring: Mary Steenburgen, Sean Patrick Flanery, Lance Henriksen

Country: United States

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What the sky looked like on 4 January 1996

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TV Series

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

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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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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Omerta, la loi du silence

Starring: Michel Côté, Luc Picard, Dino Tavarone, Claude Michaud

Country: Canada

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 January 1996 ?

Holidays:
  • Spaghetti Day
  • Ogoni Day
  • The eleventh night and tenth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
  • Feast day of St Elizabeth Ann Seton
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Father opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 52 performances
  • Hosni Mubarak, the president of Egypt, appoints a new government in response to accusations of corruption in the parliamentary elections in late 1995.

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1996?

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Sport Games on 4 January 1996

NBA
American Basketball
  • Chicago Bulls - Charlotte Hornets : 117 - 93
  • Dallas Mavericks - Washington Bullets : 100 - 112
  • Denver Nuggets - Sacramento Kings : 96 - 126
  • Minnesota Timberwolves - Phoenix Suns : 98 - 93
See all Basketball game results of 4 January 1996
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Barcelona - Espanol : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 4 January 1996

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Music Charts

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Books

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

The Hundred Secret Senses

By: Amy Tan

The "wisest and most captivating novel" (Boston Globe) from the author of the bestselling The Valley of AmazementSet in San Francisco and in a remote village of Southwestern China, Amy Tan's

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My Point ... and I Do Have One

By: Ellen DeGeneres

In this #1 New York Times bestseller, Ellen DeGeneres shares her hilarious take on everything from our most baffling human foibles–including how we behave in elevators, airplanes, and restrooms, and why we’re so scared of the boogeyman–to fashion trends, celebrity, ...

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Charles Kuralt'S America

By: Charles Kuralt

The former CBS-TV newsman and author of A Life on the Road revisits some of his favorite places and people in their best seasons, in a cheerful account of

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Morning, Noon, And Night

By: Sidney Sheldon

A power revered by presidents and kings, a fortune unsurpassed by few people on earth: all that ended for Harry Stanford the day he mysteriously-and fatally-plunged from his luxury yacht into

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Deadlock: Planetary Conquest

Platform: Windows, Mac

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Accolade

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16 Tales

16 Tales

Publisher: Lightspan

Bugs Bunny in Double Trouble

Platform: Genesis, Game Gear

Genre: Platform

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Corpse Party

Platform: NEC PC-9801; Microsoft Windows; PlayStation Portable; PlayStation Vita; iOS; Nintendo 3DS

Publisher: Kenix Soft (1996); Team GrisGris (2008); 5pb. (2010–present); Marvelous USA (2011–present); GrindHouse (2013–present)

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Alien Incident

Alien Incident

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Graphic adventure game

Publisher: GameTek


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