Sunday October 06, 1996
US date format: 10/6/1996, UK date format: 6/10/1996
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 6, 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 Rachel Leary .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio.
In UK Breakfast At Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something was in the top 5 hits.
The Ghost and the Darkness, directed by Stephen Hopkins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Legend by Jude Deveraux was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Two Fat Ladies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fin Fin on Teo, the Magic Planet or Crazy Drake.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 06, 1996?
- Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
- Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
- U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
- French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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- Bob Dole and President Bill Clinton meet in their 1st debate
- Caroline Pierce wins JAL Big Apple Golf Classic
- Lois and Clark (fictional characters) wed
- New York Jet Nick Lowrey ties Jan Stenerud with 373 NFL field goals
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- Rachel Leary: YouTube Star.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 06, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
- Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- Quad City DJ's - C'Mon N' Ride It (The Train)
- Eric Clapton - Change The World
- No Mercy - Where Do You Go
- LL Cool J - Loungin'
- 2 Pac - How Do U Want It
- Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Aaliyah - If Your Girl Only Knew
- Az Yet - Last Night (From "The Nutty Professor")
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- 112 Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. - Only You
- 2Pac Featuring K-Ci And JoJo - How Do U Want It/California Love
- Luther Vandross - Your Secret Love
- SWV - Use Your Heart
- Dru Hill - Tell Me (From "Eddie")
- Maxwell - Ascension (Don't Ever Wonder)
- Mint Condition - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
Sport Games on October 06, 1996
- Atlanta Falcons - Detroit Lions : 24 - 28
- Carolina Panthers - Minnesota Vikings : 12 - 14
- Green Bay Packers - Chicago Bears : 37 - 6
- Houston Oilers - Cincinnati Bengals : 30 - 27
- Indianapolis Colts - Buffalo Bills : 13 - 16
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Kaiserslautern - Gutersloh : 2 - 0
- Mannheim - Mainz : 2 - 2
- Unterhaching - Stuttgarter K : 1 - 1
- Zwickau - Wolfsburg : 0 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Niort - Martigues : 1 - 1
Futbol Ligi 1Football (Turkey)
- Altay - Samsunspor : 3 - 1
- Ankaragucu - Fenerbahce : 0 - 2
- Antalyaspor - Sariyer : 1 - 1
- Besiktas - Genclerbirligi : 2 - 0
- Bursaspor - Kocaelispor : 1 - 2
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Days to next October 06If October 06, 1996 is your birthday you're 23 years, 11 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 12 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?