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Monday 11 November 1996, Veteran's Day

It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Alycia Tyre and Tye Sheridan. In that special week of November people in US were listening to No Diggity by BLACKstreet. In UK Say You'll Be There by The Spice Girls was in the top 5 hits. 101 Dalmatians, directed by Stephen Herek, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pop-Up Video. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Afterlife or Dark Savior.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

101 Dalmatians

Directed by: Stephen Herek

Starring: Glenn Close, Jeff Daniels, Joely Richardson

Country: United States

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Star Trek: First Contact

Directed by: Jonathan Frakes

Starring: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner

Country: United States

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Space Jam

Directed by: Joe Pytka

Starring: Michael Jordan, Wayne Knight, Theresa Randle

Country: United States

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The English Patient

Directed by: Anthony Minghella

Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche, Willem Dafoe

Country: United States

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Romeo + Juliet

Directed by: Baz Luhrmann

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Claire Danes, John Leguizamo

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Pop-Up Video

Country: United States

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Two Fat Ladies

Starring: Clarissa Dickson Wright, Jennifer Paterson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Roger and the Rottentrolls

Starring: Rebecca Front

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Leaving Home

Starring: Oliver Knussen

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The Daily Show

Written by: Lizz Winstead, Madeleine Smithberg

Starring: Jon Stewart

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 11 November 1996 ?

  • Colombia - Independence of Cartagena, from the Spanish Army in (1918)
  • Remembrance Day in the Commonwealth of Nations, including United Kingdom, Australia and Canada.
  • Lacplesis' Day (1919) in Latvia: the official date for commemoration of Latvian soldiers, who had died for the country's freedom.
  • Armistice Day in France and Belgium: end of World War I (1918)
  • Poland - Independence Day (1918)
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Famous Deaths:
  • Braves John Smoltz wins NL Cy Young Award

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Sport Games on 11 November 1996

American Basketball
  • Denver Nuggets - Toronto Raptors : 104 - 93
  • Phoenix Suns - Chicago Bulls : 79 - 97
  • Seattle SuperSonics - Sacramento Kings : 110 - 94
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American Football
  • Detroit Lions - San Diego Chargers : 21 - 27
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Valladolid - Sp Gijon : 1 - 0
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Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Motherwell - Hearts : 0 - 2
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: On The Money Trail. Digital photomontage. White House from Woodfin Camp. Inset: Photograph by Doug C
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9560
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.352


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

The Celestine Prophecy

By: James Redfield

THE #1 BESTSELLING INTERNATIONAL PHENOMENON - NOW WITH A NEW PREFACEYou have never read a book like this before -- a book that comes along once in a lifetime to change lives forever.In

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The Dilbert Principle

By: Scott Adams

The creator of Dilbert, the fastest-growing comic strip in the nation (syndicated in nearly 1000 newspapers), takes a look at corporate America in all its glorious lunacy.

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The Rules

By: Ellen Fein, Sherrie Schneider

The search for Mr. Right starts here. This simple set of dating dos and don'ts-combining The Rules and The Rules II-will teach you how to find (and keep!) a man who treats you with the respect and dignity you deserve.You

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Slouching Towards Gomorrah

By: Robert H. Bork

In this New York Times bestselling book, Robert H. Bork, our country's most distinguished conservative scholar, offers a prophetic and unprecedented view of a culture in decline, a nation in such

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?


Platform: Windows, MS-DOS, Macintosh

Genre: God game

Publisher: LucasArts

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Conquest of the New World

Platform: MS-DOS, Mac OS

Genre: Turn-based strategy game

Publisher: Interplay Entertainment

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Dark Savior

Dark Savior

Platform: Saturn

Genre: Platformer Puzzle Adventure Fighting

Publisher: Sega

Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat

Platform: Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: Mindscape SSI (NA PlayStation) GOG Ltd

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Platform: Sega Saturn PlayStation

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Imagineer

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