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Monday 7 October 1996

It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 7, 1996). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jazmine Hood and Jan Uczkowski. 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. Mr. Toad's Wild Ride, directed by Terry Jones, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Two Fat Ladies. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arc the Lad II or Battle Arena Toshinden 3.
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What the sky looked like on 7 October 1996

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Mr. Toad's Wild Ride

Directed by: Terry Jones

Starring: Steve Coogan, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Antony Sher

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Milk & Money

Directed by: Michael Bergmann

Starring: Robert Petkoff, Harsh Nayyar, Sarah Winkler, Denise Faye

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Dark Breed

Directed by: Richard Pepin

Starring: Jack Scalia, Cindy Ambuehl, Jonathan Banks, Gregg Brazzel

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Directed by: Richard Linklater

Starring: Giovanni Ribisi, Steve Zahn, Jayce Bartok, Amie Carey

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The Ghost and the Darkness

Directed by: Stephen Hopkins

Starring: Michael Douglas, Val Kilmer, Tom Wilkinson, John Kani

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Two Fat Ladies

Starring: Clarissa Dickson Wright, Jennifer Paterson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Dark Skies

Directed by: Scott Stewart

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Safe and Sound

Directed by: Clark Davis

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Chain Reaction

Directed by: Andrew Davis

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The Adventures of Pinocchio

Directed by: Steve Barron

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Historical Events

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Sport Games on 7 October 1996

American Football
  • Pittsburgh Steelers - Kansas City Chiefs : 17 - 7
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Meppen - CZ Jena : 0 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 07, 1996 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1996 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Last Night (From "The Nutty Professor") - Az Yet
  2. Aaliyah - If Your Girl Only Knew
  3. Mint Condition - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
  4. 112 Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. - Only You
  5. Keith Sweat - Twisted
  6. Tell Me (From "Eddie") - Dru Hill
  7. No Diggity - BLACKstreet (Featuring Dr. Dre)
  8. Luther Vandross - Your Secret Love
  9. Nobody - Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage
  10. SWV - Use Your Heart
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Marco Antonio Solis - Recuerdos, Tristeza Y Soledad
  2. Me Esta Doliendo Dejarte - Los Mismos
  3. Cuestion Olvidada - Los Tigres del Norte
  4. Dame - Luis Miguel
  5. El Principe - Limite
  6. No Llores Por Mi - Enrique Iglesias
  7. Emmanuel - Amor Total
  8. Adios, Adios Amor - Bronco: El Gigante De America
  9. Que Pena Me Das - Marco Antonio Solis
  10. No Puedo Arrancarte De Mi - Cristian
Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. Deep Blue Something - Breakfast At Tiffany's
  2. Boyzone - Words
  3. Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
  4. Say You'll Be There - The Spice Girls
  5. Setting Sun - The Chemical Brothers


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Emotional Intelligence

By: Daniel Goleman

Everyone knows that high IQ is no guarantee of success, happiness, or virtue, but until Emotional Intelligence, we could only guess why.

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The Last Don

By: Mario Puzo

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 ...

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The Deep End of the Ocean

By: Jacquelyn Mitchard

"Masterful...A big story about human connection and emotional survival" - Los Angeles Times The first book ever chosen by Oprah's Book ClubFew first novels receive the kind of attention and acclaim showered on this powerful story—a nationwide bestseller, a critical ...

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The Law Of Love

By: Laura Esquivel

/ESQUIVEL LAURA/ The intensely anticipated new novel from the author of the international bestseller Like Water for Chocolate tells a cosmic love story, a Mexican Midsummer Night's Dream that stretches from

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Command & Conquer: Red Alert

Command & Conquer: Red Alert

Platform: MS-DOS, Windows, PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Virgin Interactive Sony Computer Entertainment (PSN)

Battle Arena Toshinden 3

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Versus fighting game

Publisher: Takara (JPN) Playmates Interactive Entertainment (US) Sony Computer Entertainment (EUR)

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Discworld II: Missing Presumed...!?

Discworld II: Missing Presumed...!?

Platform: DOS, Windows, PlayStation, Saturn

Genre: Point-and-click adventure

Publisher: Psygnosis (PC, PSX) Sega (Saturn)

Arc the Lad II

Arc the Lad II

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Tactical role-playing game

Publisher: JP Sony Computer Entertainment; NA Working Designs



Platform: Cross-platform, E-mail

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

My Fair Lady

Studio: 20th Century Fox

Format: VHS release; part of the 20th Century Fox Family Features Collection

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Money Train

Studio: Columbia/Tristar

Format: VHS release

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Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS release; part of the Walt Disney Pictures Presents Collection

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Studio: Touchstone

Format: VHS release

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Black Sheep

Studio: Paramount

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