Tuesday January 09, 1996
US date format: 1/9/1996, UK date format: 9/1/1996
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 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 Paris Monroe (singer) and Oana Gregory.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey.
In UK Earth Song by Michael Jackson was in the top 5 hits.
From Dusk Till Dawn, directed by Robert Rodriguez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Hundred Secret Senses by Amy Tan was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Copycat.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gearheads or FIFA 97.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 09, 1996?
- Balloon Ascension Day
- Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
- 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
- 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
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- First Chechen War: Chechen separatists launch a raid against the helicopter airfield and later a civilian hospital in the city of Kizlyar in the neighbouring Republic of Dagestan, which turns into a massive hostage crisis involving thousands of civilians.
- January 20 ampndash Serious fighting breaks out between Russian soldiers and rebel fighters in Chechnya.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 09, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Whitney Houston - Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men - One Sweet Day
- Monica - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
- LL Cool J - Hey Lover
- Faith Evans - Soon As I Get Home
- Kris Kross - Tonite's Tha Night
- R. Kelly - You Remind Me Of Something
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Jodeci - Love U 4 Life
- TLC - Diggin' On You
Sport Games on January 09, 1996
- Boston Celtics - New York Knicks : 93 - 98
- Charlotte Hornets - Toronto Raptors : 92 - 91
- Indiana Pacers - Dallas Mavericks : 91 - 84
- Los Angeles Clippers - Phoenix Suns : 105 - 100
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Los Angeles Lakers : 104 - 106
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Martigues - Monaco : 0 - 4
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Clydebank - Airdrie : 1 - 1
- Dundee - Dundee United : 0 - 2
- St Johnstone - Morton : 6 - 1
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Gillingham - Chester : 3 - 1
- Scarborough - Barnet : 1 - 1
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Days to next January 09If January 09, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 8 months, 20 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 11 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 09, 1996?
On January 09, 1996 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is January 09, 1996?
On January 09, 1996 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 09, 1996?
On January 09, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 09, 1996?
On January 09, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 09, 1996?
On January 09, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 09, 1996?
On January 09, 1996 several famous people were born including, Paris Monroe (singer), Oana Gregory.
Which famous people died on January 09, 1996?
Famous people died on January 09, 1996 include, Fearless Mary Nadia Wadia, Michael Lynn Synar.
What was the number one song in January 09, 1996?
The number one song in the week of January 09, 1996 was One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey in US and Earth Song by Michael Jackson in UK.
What were the top hits on January 09, 1996?
The top hits on January 09, 1996 were One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey, Exhale (Shoop Shoop) by Whitney Houston, Hey Lover by LL Cool J in US and Earth Song by Michael Jackson, Father And Son by Boyzone, Jesus To A Child by George Michael in UK.