Thursday January 11, 1996
US date format: 1/11/1996, UK date format: 11/1/1996
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 11, 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.
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 Arena: Maze of Death or Down in the Dumps.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 11, 1996?
- Morocco - The Independence manifesto day.
- Japan - Kagami-Biraki (Rice Cakes Festival).
- Feast of the Baptism of Jesus.
- Roman Empire - First day of Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
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- Space Shuttle program: STS-72 launches from the Kennedy Space Center marking the start of the 74th Space Shuttle mission and the 10th flight of Endeavour.
- Ryutaro Hashimoto, leader of the Liberal Democratic Party, becomes Prime Minister of Japan.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 11, 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 11, 1996
- Atlanta Hawks - Toronto Raptors : 87 - 79
- Detroit Pistons - Charlotte Hornets : 95 - 93
- Milwaukee Bucks - Indiana Pacers : 88 - 96
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Los Angeles Clippers : 89 - 109
- Phoenix Suns - Golden State Warriors : 111 - 106
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 11If January 11, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 8 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 13 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 11, 1996?
On January 11, 1996 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is January 11, 1996?
On January 11, 1996 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 11, 1996?
On January 11, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 11, 1996?
On January 11, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 11, 1996?
On January 11, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people died on January 11, 1996?
Famous people died on January 11, 1996 include, Eric Hebborn, Hubert Nicholson, Ike Isaacs.
What was the number one song in January 11, 1996?
The number one song in the week of January 11, 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 11, 1996?
The top hits on January 11, 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.