Tuesday March 05, 1996
US date format: 3/5/1996, UK date format: 5/3/1996
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 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.
Famous people born on this day include Taylor Marie Hill and Mario Bautista.
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.
Prisoner of the Mountains, directed by Sergei Bodrov, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus by John Gra was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Dana Carvey Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Formula 1 or Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 05, 1996?
- St Piran's Day - Cornwall's national day.
- Saint Theophile (d. 195)
- Saint Olivia (d. 308)
- Saint Gerarda
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- Earl Weaver and Jim Bunning elected to Baseball Hall of Fame.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 05, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- R. Kelly Featuring Ronald Isley - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Joe - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
- D'Angelo - Lady
- Monica - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
- Total - No One Else
- Chantay Savage - I Will Survive
- Xscape Featuring MC Lyte - Can't Hang/Do You Want To
- Faith Evans - Soon As I Get Home
Sport Games on March 05, 1996
- Detroit Pistons - Toronto Raptors : 105 - 84
- Houston Rockets - Portland Trail Blazers : 100 - 93
- Indiana Pacers - Phoenix Suns : 95 - 108
- Los Angeles Clippers - New York Knicks : 105 - 88
- Milwaukee Bucks - Chicago Bulls : 106 - 115
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Schalke 04 - FC Koln : 0 - 0
- St Pauli - Freiburg : 1 - 1
- Werder Bremen - Hamburg : 2 - 1
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Metz - Lyon : 0 - 1
- Strasbourg - Auxerre : 1 - 0
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Birmingham - Wolves : 2 - 0
- Charlton - Southend : 0 - 3
- Crystal Palace - Grimsby : 5 - 0
- Watford - Derby : 0 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 05If March 05, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 6 months, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 15 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?