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Thursday July 11, 1996

US date format: 7/11/1996, UK date format: 11/7/1996

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 11, 1996). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Alessia Cara and Adelina Sotnikova. In that special week of July people in US were listening to How Do U Want It by 2 Pac. In UK Killing Me Softly by Fugees was in the top 5 hits. The Frighteners, directed by Peter Jackson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Ghost Camp by R.L. Stine was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Adrenalina. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Abuse or Beggar Prince.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Frighteners

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Michael J. Fox, Trini Alvarado, Peter Dobson, John Astin

Country: United States of America

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Directed by: Kevin Hooks

Starring: Laurence Fishburne, Stephen Baldwin, Will Patton, Robert John Burke

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Directed by: Paul Michael Glaser

Starring: Shaquille O'Neal, Francis Capra, Ally Walker, James Acheson

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Village of Dreams

Directed by: Yôichi Higashi

Starring: Mieko Harada, Keigo Matsuyama, Shogo Matsuyama, Kyôzô Nagatsuka

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Courage Under Fire

Directed by: Edward Zwick

Starring: Denzel Washington, Meg Ryan, Lou Diamond Phillips, Michael Moriarty

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Mensch, Pia!

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Dancing in the Street

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Hum Dono

Directed by: B. S. Glaad

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Tattoon Master

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 11 July 1996 ?

  • Mongolia - Naadam Holiday
  • Feast Day of Saint Benedict (founder of the Benedictine Order)
  • United States: Free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (most locations do this - get a free 7.11oz Slurpee on 7-11).
  • Bonfire night in Northern Ireland, precursor to The_Twelfth
  • Feast Day of Saint Olga (first Russian Saint)
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  • Legislation is introduced in Congress to propose the 50 States Coin Program.
  • Arrest warrants are issued for Bosnian Serb war criminals Radovan Karadžić and Ratko Mladić by the Russell Tribunal in The Hague.

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Planetary positions on July 11, 1996 - Geocentric view

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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1996 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Por Amarte - Enrique Iglesias
  2. La Cosa Mas Bella - Eros Ramazzotti
  3. Amarte A Ti - Cristian
  4. Suena - Luis Miguel
  5. Donde Estas Corazon - Shakira
  6. Me Subes, Me Bajas, Me Subes - Olga Tanon
  7. No Te Vayas - Intocable
  8. No Te Vayas - Vicente Fernandez
  9. Traicion A La Mexicana - Bronco: El Gigante De America
  10. No Quiero Saber - Selena


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Ghost Camp

By: R.L. Stine

Hoping to fit in at Camp Spirit Moon despite its weird traditions, brothers Harry and Alex participate in several bizarre rituals, until tricks that are played by their fellow campers escalate out of control.

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Emotional Intelligence

By: Daniel Goleman

Everyone knows that high IQ is no guarantee of success, happiness, or virtue, but until Emotional Intelligence, we could only guess why.

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By: Vincent Bugliosi

“Provocative and entertaining. ... A powerful and damning diatribe on Simpson’s acquittal.”―People Here is the account of the O. J. Simpson case that no one dared to write, that no one

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By: Sandra Brown

Barrie Travis is a damn good reporter stuck at a low-budget television station when the First Lady calls her―and offers her the opportunity of a lifetime.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?


Platform: DOS, Mac OS, Acorn Archimedes, AmigaOS, AmigaOS 4, iOS, Linux

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: NA Electronic Arts; EU Origin Systems

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Dark Savior

Dark Savior

Platform: Saturn

Genre: Platformer Puzzle Adventure Fighting

Publisher: Sega

Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War

Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Tactical RPG

Publisher: Nintendo

Escape Velocity

Escape Velocity

Platform: Mac OS

Genre: space trading and combat simulator

Publisher: Ambrosia Software

Beggar Prince

Beggar Prince

Platform: Mega Drive/Genesis PC

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: C&E Inc. Super Fighter Team

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?


Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures

Format: VHS release

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Sudden Death

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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Studio: Columbia/Tristar

Format: VHS release

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Mr. Holland's Opus

Studio: Hollywood

Format: VHS release

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Now and Then

Studio: New Line

Format: VHS release

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