Thursday December 05, 1996
US date format: 12/5/1996, UK date format: 5/12/1996
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 5, 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 December people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton.
Mars Attacks!, directed by Tim Burton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Fallen Man by Tony Hillerman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Out of Sight.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing DeathDrome or Chess Mates.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 05, 1996?
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- Dreams & Nightmares, opens at Martin Beck Theater, New York City
- Players union approves new collective bargaining agreement
- Federal Reserve Board Chairman Alan Greenspan gives a speech in which he suggests that quotirrational exuberancequot may have quotunduly escalated asset valuesquot.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 05, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #4 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage - Nobody
- Ginuwine - Pony
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- BLACKstreet (Featuring Dr. Dre) - No Diggity
- Mint Condition - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
- Babyface Featuring LL Cool J, Howard Hewett, Jody Watley & Jeffrey Daniels - This Is For The Lover In You
- New Edition - You Don't Have To Worry/I'm Still In Love With You
- Montell Jordan - Falling
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- Az Yet - Last Night (From "The Nutty Professor")
Top #1 Latin songs
- Enrique Iglesias - Trapecista
Sport Games on December 05, 1996
- Los Angeles Clippers - Chicago Bulls : 96 - 114
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Seattle SuperSonics : 86 - 117
- Philadelphia 76ers - Dallas Mavericks : 102 - 106
- Portland Trail Blazers - Denver Nuggets : 115 - 104
- Washington Bullets - Toronto Raptors : 80 - 82
- Philadelphia Eagles - Indianapolis Colts : 10 - 37
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Days to next December 05If December 05, 1996 is your birthday you're 23 years, 9 months, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 6 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 05, 1996?
On December 05, 1996 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is December 05, 1996?
On December 05, 1996 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 05, 1996?
On December 05, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 05, 1996?
On December 05, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on December 05, 1996?
On December 05, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people died on December 05, 1996?
Famous people died on December 05, 1996 include, Wilf Carter, Peter Hall.
What was the number one song in December 05, 1996?
The number one song in the week of December 05, 1996 was Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton in US and Breathe by The Prodigy in UK.
What were the top hits on December 05, 1996?
The top hits on December 05, 1996 were Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton, No Diggity by BLACKstreet, Nobody by Keith Sweat in US and Breathe by The Prodigy, One And One by Robert Miles featuring Maria Nayler in UK.