Friday 5 April 1996
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Nicolas Beer .
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion.
In UK Firestarter by The Prodigy was in the top 5 hits.
James and the Giant Peach, directed by Henry Selick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Five Days In Paris by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Profit.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Chaos Engine 2 or Clandestiny.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 April 1996 ?
- Saint Geeraard
- The last day of the tax year in the United Kingdom.
- Blessed Kreszentia Hoess
- Saint Vincent Ferrer
- Arbor Day in South Korea
- Qingming Festival in the Chinese calendar
- Mauritius: Ougadi.
- Saint Irena (d. 304)
- Peter Nailor: civil servant/historian, dies at age 67.
- John Bobbitt is put under house arrest in Las Vegas for 120 days
- Marlon Brando makes anti-semetic remarks about hollywood on Larry King
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
- Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
- R. Kelly - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
- Alanis Morissette - Ironic
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry
- Everything But The Girl - Missing
- Mariah Carey - One Sweet Day
- 1,2,3,4 (Sumptin' New) - Coolio
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Sport Games on 5 April 1996
- Atlanta Hawks - New Jersey Nets : 82 - 70
- Chicago Bulls - Charlotte Hornets : 126 - 92
- Detroit Pistons - Philadelphia 76ers : 108 - 87
- Houston Rockets - Sacramento Kings : 91 - 96
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Cercle Brugge - Club Brugge : 1 - 2
- Charleroi - Waregem : 1 - 0
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Bastia - Rennes : 0 - 0
- Montpellier - Guingamp : 2 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Charlton - Luton : 1 - 1
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