Wednesday August 07, 1996

US date format: 8/7/1996, UK date format: 7/8/1996

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 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. Famous people born on this day include Liam James and Hunter Fieri. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio. In UK Wannabe by The Spice Girls was in the top 5 hits. Tin Cup, directed by Ron Shelton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while The Last Don by Mario Puzo was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Safe and Sound. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Archimedean Dynasty or Disney's Pinocchio.
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Tin Cup

Tin Cup

Directed by: Ron Shelton

Starring: Kevin Costner, Rene Russo, Don Johnson, Cheech Marin

Country: United States of America

She's the One

She's the One

Directed by: Edward Burns

Starring: Edward Burns, Jennifer Aniston, John Mahoney, Michael McGlone

Country: United States of America

The Fan

The Fan

Directed by: Tony Scott

Starring: Robert De Niro, Wesley Snipes, Ellen Barkin, John Leguizamo

Country: United States of America

Basquiat

Basquiat

Directed by: Julian Schnabel

Starring: Jeffrey Wright, Michael Wincott, Benicio Del Toro, Claire Forlani

Brilliant Lies

Brilliant Lies

Directed by: Richard Franklin

Starring: Gia Carides, Anthony LaPaglia, Zoe Carides, Ray Barrett

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Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • CZ Jena - Essen : 4 - 0
  • Ein Frankfurt - Zwickau : 2 - 1
  • Mannheim - F Koln : 3 - 3
  • Meppen - Lubeck : 2 - 0
  • Stuttgarter K - Kaiserslautern : 0 - 2
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Safe and Sound

Safe and Sound

Directed by: Clark Davis

Chain Reaction

Chain Reaction

Directed by: Andrew Davis

The Adventures of Pinocchio

The Adventures of Pinocchio

Directed by: Steve Barron

Mensch, Pia!

Mensch, Pia!

The Big Easy

The Big Easy

Days to next August 07

If August 07, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 1 month, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 8 days.
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Books

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The Last Don by Mario Puzo

The Last Don

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A masterful saga of the last great American Mafia family and its powerful reach into Hollywood and Las Vegas, from the author of The Godfather The Last Don is Domenico Clericuzio, a wise and ruthless old man who is determined …

From Potter's Field by Patricia Cornwell

From Potter's Field

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In From Potter's Field, #1 New York Times bestselling author Patricia Cornwell enters the chilling world of Virginia's Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Kay Scarpetta—and a bold, brilliant killer from her past.Upon

The Runaway Jury by John Grisham

The Runaway Jury

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThey are at the center of a multimillion-dollar legal hurricane: twelve men and women who have been investigated, watched, manipulated, and harassed by high-priced lawyers and consultants who will stop at nothing to secure a verdict.

The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield

The Celestine Prophecy

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THE #1 BESTSELLING INTERNATIONAL PHENOMENON - NOW WITH A NEW PREFACEYou have never read a book like this before -- a book that comes along once in a lifetime to change lives forever.In

Exclusive by Sandra Brown

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Barrie Travis is a damn good reporter stuck at a low-budget television station when the First Lady calls her―and offers her the opportunity of a lifetime.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Archimedean Dynasty

Archimedean Dynasty

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Submarine Flight simulator

Publisher: Blue Byte Software

Disney's Pinocchio

Disney's Pinocchio

Platform: Super NES, Game Boy, Sega Mega Drive

Genre: Puzzle, Adventure

Publisher: NA / EU Nintendo; JP Capcom; EU Sega; NA THQ; EU Nintendo; NA Black Pearl Software

Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat

Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat

Platform: Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: Mindscape SSI (NA PlayStation) GOG Ltd

Fragile Allegiance

Fragile Allegiance

Platform: MS-DOS, Windows 95, Windows 98 and Windows Me

Genre: 4X, Real-time strategy

Publisher: Gremlin Interactive Interplay

3 Skulls of the Toltecs

3 Skulls of the Toltecs

Platform: DOS, Windows

Genre: Graphic adventure

Publisher: Time Warner

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on August 07, 1996?

On August 07, 1996 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is August 07, 1996?

On August 07, 1996 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on August 07, 1996?

On August 07, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 07, 1996?

On August 07, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 07, 1996?

On August 07, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on August 07, 1996?

On August 07, 1996 several famous people were born including, Liam James, Tion Phipps, Hunter Fieri.

Which famous people died on August 07, 1996?

Famous people died on August 07, 1996 include, Anne Kristen, Peter Winter.

What was the number one song in August 07, 1996?

The number one song in the week of August 07, 1996 was Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio in US and Wannabe by The Spice Girls in UK.

What were the top hits on August 07, 1996?

The top hits on August 07, 1996 were Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio, You're Makin' Me High by Toni Braxton, How Do U Want It by 2 Pac in US and Wannabe by The Spice Girls, Macarena by Los Del Rio, Killing Me Softly by Fugees in UK.


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