Thursday May 09, 1996
US date format: 5/9/1996, UK date format: 9/5/1996
We've performed the most in-depth research possibile on May 9, 1996, here's what our experts found out:
it was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 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 Noah Centineo and Mary Mouser.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Always Be My Baby by Mariah Carey.
In UK Fastlove by George Michael was in the top 5 hits.
Breaking the Waves, directed by Lars von Trier, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1996
while The Dilbert Principle by Scott Adams was one of the best selling book.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blood & Magic or Discworld II: Missing Presumed...!?.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 09, 1996?
- Russia and some other parts of the former Soviet Union ? Victory Day as the end of the "Great Patriotic War".
- Our Lady of Flanders
- Saint Tudi
- Saint Pachomius (died 346)
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- South Africa's National Party pulls out of the coalition government formed two years earlier, and the African National Congress assumes full political control.
- Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni wins a landslide victory in the country's first direct presidential elections, securing 75% of the vote.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 09, 1996?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Los Tigres del Norte - El Circo
- Olga Tanon - Basta Ya!
- Shakira - Estoy Aqui
- Cristian - Amarte A Ti
- Soraya - De Repente
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 09, 1996?
On May 09, 1996 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is May 09, 1996?
On May 09, 1996 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 09, 1996?
On May 09, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 09, 1996?
On May 09, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 09, 1996?
On May 09, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 09, 1996?
On May 09, 1996 several famous people were born including, Noah Centineo, Mary Mouser, Caroline Costa.
What was the number one song in May 09, 1996?
The number one song in the week of May 09, 1996 was Always Be My Baby by Mariah Carey in US and Fastlove by George Michael in UK.
What were the top hits on May 09, 1996?
The top hits on May 09, 1996 were Always Be My Baby by Mariah Carey, Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion in US and Fastlove by George Michael, Ooh Aah... Just A Little Bit by Gina G, Return Of The Mack by Mark Morrison in UK.