Monday December 09, 1996

US date format: 12/9/1996, UK date format: 9/12/1996

It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 9, 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 Deji Olatunji and MyKayla Skinner. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton. Scream, directed by Wes Craven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while The Soul'S Code by James Hillman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Out of Sight. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Eye of Typhoon or Assault Rigs.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Anti-Corruption Day [1]
  • Calendar of saints: Saint Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin : optional memorial
  • Peter Fourier, founder of the Congregation of Notre Dame
  • Also see December 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics); specifically the conception of Saint Anne
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Events

  • Jerry Rawlings is reelected president of Ghana.

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Movies

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Scream

Scream

Directed by: Wes Craven

Starring: Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, David Arquette, Skeet Ulrich

Country: United States of America

Marvin's Room

Marvin's Room

Directed by: Jerry Zaks

Starring: Meryl Streep, Leonardo DiCaprio, Diane Keaton, Robert De Niro

Ghosts of Mississippi

Ghosts of Mississippi

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Alec Baldwin, James Woods, Whoopi Goldberg, Virginia Madsen

One Fine Day

One Fine Day

Directed by: Michael Hoffman

Starring: Michelle Pfeiffer, George Clooney, Mae Whitman, Alex D. Linz

My Fellow Americans

My Fellow Americans

Directed by: Peter Segal

Starring: Jack Lemmon, James Garner, Dan Aykroyd, John Heard

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 09, 1996?
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Top #4 songs in the UK

  1. - Breathe
  2. - One And One
  3. - Knockin' On Heaven's Door / Throw These Guns Away
  4. - A Different Beat

Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - Nobody
  2. - Pony
  3. - Un-Break My Heartyoutube
  4. - No Diggity
  5. - Don't Let Go (Love)
  6. - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
  7. - You Don't Have To Worry/I'm Still In Love With You
  8. - I Believe I Can Fly (From "Space Jam")
  9. - Falling
  10. - This Is For The Lover In You

Top #1 Latin songs

  1. - Trapecista
Sport Games on December 09, 1996

Sport Games on December 09, 1996


NBA

American Basketball
  • Charlotte Hornets - Vancouver Grizzlies : 107 - 91
  • Seattle SuperSonics - Philadelphia 76ers : 118 - 94
See all Basketball game results of December 09, 1996

NFL

American Football
  • Kansas City Chiefs - Oakland Raiders : 7 - 26
See all American Football game results of December 09, 1996

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Uerdingen - Hertha : 2 - 3
See all Football game results of December 09, 1996

La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Hercules - Sevilla : 3 - 0
See all Football game results of December 09, 1996

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Out of Sight

Out of Sight

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Staying Alive

Staying Alive

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Two Fat Ladies

Two Fat Ladies

Starring: Clarissa Dickson Wright, Jennifer Paterson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Dark Skies

Dark Skies

Directed by: Scott Stewart

Nightmare: The Birth of Victorian Horror

Nightmare: The Birth of Victorian Horror

Days to next December 09

If December 09, 1996 is your birthday you're 23 years, 9 months, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 16 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Soul'S Code by James Hillman

The Soul'S Code

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Plato and the Greeks called it "daimon," the Romans "genius," the Christians "guardian angel." Today we use the terms heart, spirit, and soul.

The Laws of Our Fathers by Scott Turow

The Laws of Our Fathers

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In Kindle County, a woman is killed in an apparent random drive-by shooting. The woman turns out to be the ex-wife of a prominent state senator and an old acquaintance of Judge Sonia Klonsky, on whose desk the case lands.

Everyone Is Entitled To My Opinion by David Brinkley

Everyone Is Entitled To My Opinion

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Make it easy on yourself - read David Brinkley in Large Print!* All Random House Large Print Editions are published in a 16-point typefaceNo matter how seriously we take our politics,

Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison

Song of Solomon

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Milkman Dead was born shortly after a neighborhood eccentric hurled himself off a rooftop in a vain attempt at flight. For the rest of his life he, too, will be trying to fly.

My Sergei: A Love Story by Ekaterina Gordeeva with E.M. Swift

My Sergei: A Love Story

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The Olympic gold medalist offers a poignant, loving account of her life with her long-time partner and beloved husband, Sergei Grinkov, from their first introduction and successive world pairs skating championships, to their storybook romance and marriage, to the fatal …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Breakers

Breakers

Platform: Arcade, Neo Geo

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Visco, SNK

The Eye of Typhoon

The Eye of Typhoon

Platform: 3DO, MS-DOS, Neo-Geo (cancelled)

Genre: 2D Versus fighting

Publisher: Viccom (MS-DOS version) LG (3DO version)

Assault Rigs

Assault Rigs

Platform: Windows, PlayStation, Sega Saturn

Genre: Action

Publisher: Psygnosis

Eggerland Episode 0: Quest of Lala

Eggerland Episode 0: Quest of Lala

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: HAL Laboratory

The Divide: Enemies Within

The Divide: Enemies Within

Platform: PlayStation, Windows

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Viacom New Media


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