Sunday April 07, 1996
US date format: 4/7/1996, UK date format: 7/4/1996
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 7, 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 April people in US were listening to Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion.
In UK Return Of The Mack by Mark Morrison was in the top 5 hits.
Kids in the Hall: Brain Candy, directed by Kelly Makin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Dana Carvey Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cool Boarders or Arcade Classics.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 07, 1996?
- Saint Herman-Jozef (died 1241)
- World Health Day - April 7th of every year is designated as World Health Day and celebrated by the 191 member countries of the World Health Organization to emphasize significant issues in public health of worldwide concern. Observed annually since 1948.
- The feast of Annunciation is celebrated by the Eastern Orthodox Church.
- Saint John Baptist de La Salle (d.1719)
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- Kelly Robbins wins Sacramento 12 Bridges LPGA Golf Classic.
- 8th Seniors Golf Tradition; Jack Nicklaus wins.
- Jayasuriya hits fastest ODI fifty off 17 balls versus Pakistan, Singapore.
- Ian Spurling: ballet designer, dies at age 59.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 07, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
- Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
- R. Kelly - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
- Alanis Morissette - Ironic
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry
- Everything But The Girl - Missing
- Mariah Carey - One Sweet Day
- Coolio - 1,2,3,4 (Sumptin' New)
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- R. Kelly Featuring Ronald Isley - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
- Joe - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
- Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby
- D'Angelo - Lady
- Chantay Savage - I Will Survive
- Busta Rhymes - Woo-Hah!! Got You All In Check/Everything Remains Raw
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- LL Cool J - Doin It
- Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans - Count On Me (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
Sport Games on April 07, 1996
- Chicago Bulls - Orlando Magic : 90 - 86
- Detroit Pistons - Boston Celtics : 97 - 98
- Houston Rockets - Denver Nuggets : 105 - 111
- Phoenix Suns - Vancouver Grizzlies : 112 - 92
- San Antonio Spurs - Los Angeles Lakers : 97 - 107
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- M'gladbach - Bayern Munich : 3 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Meppen - Bochum : 2 - 3
- Wattenscheid - Chemnitz : 2 - 2
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Bilbao - Salamanca : 3 - 1
- Betis - Santander : 2 - 2
- Compostela - Tenerife : 0 - 2
- Merida - Celta : 2 - 0
- Real Madrid - Sp Gijon : 0 - 1
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 07If April 07, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 5 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 13 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?