Friday February 09, 1996
US date format: 2/9/1996, UK date format: 9/2/1996
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 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 Kelli Berglund and Askylitavenue .
In that special week of February people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey.
In UK Spaceman by Babylon Zoo was in the top 5 hits.
Carnal Knowledge, directed by Mike Nichols, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Cove was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Marisol.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ace Ventura: The CD-Rom Game or Eradicator.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 09, 1996?
- Saint Apollonia, patron saint of dentists and dental technicians
- Saint Ansbert of Rouen
- Saint Maroon's Day - Lebanon
- WYNY-FM in NYC changes calls to WKTU-FM
- The Provisional Irish Republican Army declares the end to its 18 month ceasefire and explodes a large bomb in London's Canary Wharf.
- The element Copernicium is discovered.
- Chess computer ampquotDeep Blueampquot defeats world chess champion Garry Kasparov for the first time.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 09, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Monica - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
- Faith Evans - Soon As I Get Home
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men - One Sweet Day
- Kris Kross - Tonite's Tha Night
- Whitney Houston - Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Jodeci - Love U 4 Life
- Total - No One Else
- LL Cool J - Hey Lover
Sport Games on February 09, 1996
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Freiburg - M'gladbach : 0 - 0
- Willem II - Vitesse : 0 - 5
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Days to next February 09If February 09, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 7 months, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 15 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?