Friday 6 December 1996
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Stefanie Scott and Jordan Barrett.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton.
In UK Knockin' On Heaven's Door / Throw These Guns Away by Dunblane was in the top 5 hits.
Mars Attacks!, directed by Tim Burton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Pop-Up Video.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Extreme Pinball or Furcadia.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 6 December 1996 ?
- Spain - Constitution Day
- Belgium and the Netherlands celebrate Sinterklaas, a day on which a skinny version of Santa Claus gives the children oranges, candy and toys.
- Finland - Finland Independence Day (from Russia, 1917)
- Canada - National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
- Also see December 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Saint Nicholas
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- Mashonaland defeats England in first-class tour match.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- Merril Bainbridge - Mouth
- Ginuwine - Pony
- Barbra Streisand - I Finally Found Someone
- New Edition - I'm Still In Love With You
- No Mercy - Where Do You Go
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Sport Games on 6 December 1996
- 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
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bochum - Leverkusen : 2 - 2
- Karlsruhe - Freiburg : 3 - 0
- Schalke 04 - Hansa Rostock : 2 - 0
- Werder Bremen - Munich 1860 : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- CZ Jena - Leipzig : 0 - 0
- Mainz - Wolfsburg : 0 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Amiens - Epinal : 6 - 1
- Mulhouse - Toulon : 2 - 1
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