Monday February 12, 1996
US date format: 2/12/1996, UK date format: 12/2/1996
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 12, 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 February people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey.
In UK Spaceman by Babylon Zoo was in the top 5 hits.
Trainspotting, directed by Danny Boyle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Hide & Seek by James Patterson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Marisol.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alien Breed 3D II: The Killing Grounds or BS Super Mario USA Power Challenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 12, 1996?
- United States - Lincoln's Birthday (traditionally).
- Saint Alexis of Moscow
- Saint Benedict of Aniane
- Red Hand Day
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- Roger Omond: Journalist, dies at 51.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 12, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Monica - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
- Faith Evans - Soon As I Get Home
- Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men - One Sweet Day
- Kris Kross - Tonite's Tha Night
- Total - No One Else
- Jodeci - Love U 4 Life
- Solo - Where Do U Want Me To Put It
- Whitney Houston - Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale")
Sport Games on February 12, 1996
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Tottenham - West Ham : 0 - 1
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 12If February 12, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 7 months, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 17 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?