Thursday October 10, 1996

US date format: 10/10/1996, UK date format: 10/10/1996

It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 10, 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 Sarah Carpenter and Samantha J. 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 The Law Of Love by Laura Esquivel was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Two Fat Ladies. If you liked videogames you were probably playing DeathKeep or Dragon Force.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1996 or at October 10 across the years.

likes
Like this day if it is important to you!
history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 10, 1996?


Events

  • Sex & Longing opens at Cort Theater, New York City
  • Cornerstone dedication for Holocaust Museum in New York City

Famous Birthday

Famous Deaths

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

Mr. Toad's Wild Ride

Mr. Toad's Wild Ride

Directed by: Terry Jones

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

Milk & Money

Milk & Money

Directed by: Michael Bergmann

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

Dark Breed

Dark Breed

Directed by: Richard Pepin

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

The Ghost and the Darkness

The Ghost and the Darkness

Directed by: Stephen Hopkins

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

SubUrbia

SubUrbia

Directed by: Richard Linklater

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

Have a look at 'THE TIMES' from October 10, 1996 and get it!

Get UK historic newspapers

Get 'THE TIMES' from October 10, 1996
The Times
vinyl songs

Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 10, 1996?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial


TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

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

Safe and Sound

Safe and Sound

Directed by: Clark Davis

Chain Reaction

Chain Reaction

Directed by: Andrew Davis

The Adventures of Pinocchio

The Adventures of Pinocchio

Directed by: Steve Barron

Days to next October 10

If October 10, 1996 is your birthday you're 23 years, 11 months, 21 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 days.
calendar

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1996?

  • LIFE: Marilyn Monroe
  • Time: Diane Keaton, Goldie Hawn and Bette Midler, starring in 'The First Wive's Club' from Paramount Pictu
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9555
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.346347
  • Wired: Wired - October, 1996

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

The Law Of Love by Laura Esquivel

The Law Of Love

By:

/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

Jack And Jill by James Patterson

Jack And Jill

By:

A pair of ice-cold killers have been picking off Washington's rich and famous with chilling professional efficiency. As the nation awaits the identity of the next celebrity victim, Alex Cross takes over the high-profile investigation.

The Lost World by Michael Crichton

The Lost World

By:

From the author of Timeline, Sphere, and Congo comes the sequel to the smash-hit Jurassic Park, a thriller that’s been millions of years in the making.

The Last Don by Mario Puzo

The Last Don

By:

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 …

Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt

Angela's Ashes

By:

A Pulitzer Prize–winning, #1 New York Times bestseller, Angela’s Ashes is Frank McCourt’s masterful memoir of his childhood in Ireland.“When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Chill Manor

Chill Manor

Platform: DOS

Genre: Educational game, First Person Shooter

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Interactive

Front Mission Series: Gun Hazard

Front Mission Series: Gun Hazard

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Side-scrolling shooter Role-playing shooter

Publisher: Squaresoft

DeathKeep

DeathKeep

Platform: 3DO, Windows

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Strategic Simulations

Big Red Racing

Big Red Racing

Platform: DOS

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Domark

Dragon Force

Dragon Force

Platform: Sega Saturn, PlayStation 2, PlayStation Network

Genre: Real-time strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: NA Working Designs

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 10, 1996?

On October 10, 1996 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is October 10, 1996?

On October 10, 1996 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on October 10, 1996?

On October 10, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 10, 1996?

On October 10, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 10, 1996?

On October 10, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on October 10, 1996?

On October 10, 1996 several famous people were born including, Sarah Carpenter, Samantha J.

Which famous people died on October 10, 1996?

Famous people died on October 10, 1996 include, Dick Pickering, Hugh Stirling Mackenzie, John Hillaby.

What was the number one song in October 10, 1996?

The number one song in the week of October 10, 1996 was Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio in US and Breakfast At Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something in UK.

What were the top hits on October 10, 1996?

The top hits on October 10, 1996 were Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio, I Love You Always Forever by Donna Lewis, It's All Coming Back To Me Now by Celine Dion in US and Breakfast At Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something, Words by Boyzone, It's All Coming Back To Me Now by Celine Dion in UK.


Like this day if it is important to you!
likes