Friday December 06, 1996

US date format: 12/6/1996, UK date format: 6/12/1996

The day of the week was Friday, under the astrological sign of Sagittarius (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on December 6, 1996).

Famous birthdays on this day include Stefanie Scott and Davide Calabria.

The number one song in US was Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton. Breathe by The Prodigy was #1 song in the UK.

Mars Attacks!, directed by Tim Burton, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1996 while The Tailor Of Panama by John le Carré was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Out of Sight. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Daikaijuu Monogatari II or Iron Man and X-O Manowar in Heavy Metal.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

Events | Famous Birthdays | Famous Deaths | Movies | TV Series | Music charts | Magazine covers | Books | Videogames

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December 06, 1996 Events

What happened on December 06, 1996?


Historical Events

  • Mashonaland defeats England in first-class tour match.

See also

What happened on December 06 in history? Find out the list of December 6th major events

What was 1996 famous for? Discover everything about 1996

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December 06, 1996 Famous Birthdays


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How old am I?

If December 06, 1996 is your birthday you are 26 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on December 06.

RIP

December 06, 1996 Famous Deaths


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Movies

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Mars Attacks!

Mars Attacks!

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Pierce Brosnan, Sarah Jessica Parker, Annette Bening

Country: United States of America

Evita

Evita

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Alan Parker

Starring: Madonna, Jonathan Pryce, Antonio Banderas, Jimmy Nail

Victory

Victory

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Mark Peploe

Starring: Willem Dafoe, Sam Neill, Irène Jacob, Rufus Sewell

The Preacher's Wife

The Preacher's Wife

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Penny Marshall

Starring: Denzel Washington, Whitney Houston, Courtney B. Vance, Gregory Hines

Jerry Maguire

Jerry Maguire

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Cameron Crowe

Starring: Tom Cruise, Cuba Gooding Jr., Renée Zellweger, Kelly Preston

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

What was the number one song on December 06, 1996? Which were the top hits on December 06, 1996?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Un-Break My Heartyoutube
  2. - No Diggity
  3. - Nobody
  4. - Don't Let Go (Love)
  5. - It's All Coming Back To Me Now

Top #4 songs in the UK

  1. - Breathe
  2. - One And One
  3. - Knockin' On Heaven's Door / Throw These Guns Away
  4. - A Different Beat

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Nobody
  2. - Pony
  3. - Un-Break My Heartyoutube
  4. - No Diggity
  5. - What Kind Of Man Would I Be

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Trapecista
  2. - Siempre Hace Frio
  3. - El Principe
  4. - Amame Una Vez Mas
  5. - Recuerdos, Tristeza Y Soledad
Sport Games on December 06, 1996

Sport Games on December 06, 1996


NBA

American Basketball
  • Charlotte Hornets - Portland Trail Blazers : 93 - 97
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Detroit Pistons : 81 - 93
  • Indiana Pacers - Golden State Warriors : 86 - 71
  • Minnesota Timberwolves - Utah Jazz : 95 - 106
  • New Jersey Nets - Boston Celtics : 110 - 108
See all Basketball game results of December 06, 1996

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Bochum - Leverkusen : 2 - 2
  • Karlsruhe - Freiburg : 3 - 0
  • Schalke 04 - Hansa Rostock : 2 - 0
  • Werder Bremen - Munich 1860 : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of December 06, 1996

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • CZ Jena - Leipzig : 0 - 0
  • Mainz - Wolfsburg : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of December 06, 1996

Division 2

Football (France)
  • Amiens - Epinal : 6 - 1
  • Mulhouse - Toulon : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of December 06, 1996

TV Series

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Out of Sight

Out of Sight

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Staying Alive

Staying Alive

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Two Fat Ladies

Two Fat Ladies

Release year: 1996

Starring: Clarissa Dickson Wright, Jennifer Paterson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Dark Skies

Dark Skies

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Scott Stewart

Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Tailor Of Panama by John le Carré

The Tailor Of Panama

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Le Carre's Panama, the young nation of 2.5 million souls that will, on December 31, 1999 take full control over the Panama Canal, is a Casablanca with no heroes. It is a hotbed for drugs and laundered

Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt

Angela's Ashes

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Angela's Ashes, Frank McCourt's bestselling memoir about his childhood in Ireland, is a Pulitzer Prize winner and #1 New York Times Bestseller.

Chicken Soup for the Woman's Soul by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Jennifer Read Hawthorne, Marci Shimoff

Chicken Soup for the Woman's Soul

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There are many ways to describe a woman: mother, daughter, friend, student, professional... Each of us is unique and special, but we all share a common bond.

Dogbert'S Top Secret Management Handbook by Scott Adams

Dogbert'S Top Secret Management Handbook

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Hinter closed doors in corporate management lies a manifesto that is so devious, so subtle, and so diabolic. It has the power to turn normal people into paradigm-spewing zombies.

Living Faith by Jimmy Carter

Living Faith

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President Carter has spent almost three decades reading scriptures and sharing his faith with friends, neighbors, and strangers at his Baptist church.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Daikaijuu Monogatari II

Daikaijuu Monogatari II

Platform: SNES

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Hudson Soft

Iron Man and X-O Manowar in Heavy Metal

Iron Man and X-O Manowar in Heavy Metal

Platform: PlayStation, Sega Saturn, Game Boy, Game Gear, DOS

Genre: Action

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment Marvel Comics Valiant Comics

Azrael's Tear

Azrael's Tear

Platform: MS-DOS, Windows 95

Genre: Role-playing video game, Adventure, Science fiction

Publisher: Mindscape

Bubsy 3D

Bubsy 3D

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Accolade

Big Red Racing

Big Red Racing

Platform: DOS

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Domark

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 06, 1996?

On December 06, 1996 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is December 06, 1996?

On December 06, 1996 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on December 06, 1996?

On December 06, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 06, 1996?

On December 06, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on December 06, 1996?

On December 06, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on December 06, 1996?

On December 06, 1996 several famous people were born including, Stefanie Scott, Davide Calabria, Jordan Barrett.

Which famous people died on December 06, 1996?

Famous people died on December 06, 1996 include, Pete Rozelle, [Alvin] Pete Rozelle, Bryan Clieve Roberts.

What was the number one song in December 06, 1996?

The number one song in the week of December 06, 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 06, 1996?

The top hits on December 06, 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, Knockin' On Heaven's Door / Throw These Guns Away by Dunblane in UK.