Wednesday June 12, 1996

US date format: 6/12/1996, UK date format: 12/6/1996

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 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. Famous people born on this day include Anna Margaret and Steven Kelly. In that special week of June people in US were listening to Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony. In UK Three Lions by Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds was in the top 5 hits. Phenomenon, directed by Jon Turteltaub, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Ruins by Kevin J. Anderson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Hum Dono. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Contra: Legacy of War or Death Tank.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Blessed Ternan, bishop, confessor [ GTZ: Scotland]
  • Blessed John of Sahagun, hermit, confessor
  • Roman Empire ? sixth day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta
  • Philippines ? Araw ng Kalayaan (Independence Day) 1898
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Events

  • 3 Philadelphia Federal Court judges overturn US indecency ban on internet
  • Marge Schott gives up day-to-day operations because of her numerous insensitive comments about Adolf Hitler, working women and Asians
  • In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, a panel of federal judges blocks a law against indecency on the internet. The panel says that the 1996 Communications Decency Act would infringe upon the free speech rights of adults.
  • In Philadelphia, a panel of federal judges blocks a law against indecency on the Internet. The panel says that the 1996 Communications Decency Act would infringe upon the free speech rights of adults.

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Movies

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Phenomenon

Phenomenon

Directed by: Jon Turteltaub

Starring: John Travolta, Kyra Sedgwick, Forest Whitaker, Robert Duvall

Country: United States of America

Henry & Verlin

Henry & Verlin

Directed by: Gary Ledbetter

Starring: Gary Farmer, Keegan MacIntosh, Nancy Beatty, Robert Joy

For Ever Mozart

For Ever Mozart

Directed by: Jean-Luc Godard

Starring: Madeleine Assas, Ghalia Lacroix, Bérangère Allaux, Vicky Messica

Moll Flanders

Moll Flanders

Directed by: Pen Densham

Starring: Robin Wright, Morgan Freeman, Stockard Channing, John Lynch

Eraser

Eraser

Directed by: Chuck Russell

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Vanessa Williams, James Caan, James Coburn

Country: United States of America

Sport Games on June 12, 1996

Sport Games on June 12, 1996


NBA

American Basketball
  • Chicago Bulls - Seattle SuperSonics : 86 - 107
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TV Series

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Hum Dono

Hum Dono

Directed by: B. S. Glaad

Tattoon Master

Tattoon Master

Recovery

Recovery

Directed by: Marcus Scott

Future Fantastic

Future Fantastic

To Me, to You!

To Me, to You!

Days to next June 12

If June 12, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 3 months, 19 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 11 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Ruins by Kevin J. Anderson

Ruins

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Based on the popular Emmy Award-nominated television series, a tale of supernatural suspense brings the FBI psychic investigator team of Fox Mulder and Dana Scully up against one of

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

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Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty,early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? For nearly a decade, the shooting and its aftermath reverberated throughout this hauntingly beautiful city of moss-hung oaks and …

The Fourth Estate by Jeffrey Archer

The Fourth Estate

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Fourth EstateJeffrey ArcherRichard Armstrong narrowly escaped Hitler's atrocities in Eastern Europe on his courage and his wits―skills that served him well in peacetime.

Malice by Danielle Steel

Malice

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In her 37th bestselling novel, Danielle Steel tells the compelling story of a woman who must struggle to overcome a shattering betrayal, and the cruelest kind of malice.At

Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot by Al Franken

Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot

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In the grand satirical tradition of Swift, Rabelais, and Twain comes...Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot, and Other Observations...a scathing--but uncompromisingly fair--look at America's largest talk show host and the rest of the Republican right. Penned

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Dark Savior

Dark Savior

Platform: Saturn

Genre: Platformer Puzzle Adventure Fighting

Publisher: Sega

Contra: Legacy of War

Contra: Legacy of War

Platform: PlayStation Saturn

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Konami of America

Archimedean Dynasty

Archimedean Dynasty

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Submarine Flight simulator

Publisher: Blue Byte Software

Death Tank

Death Tank

Platform: Sega Saturn

Down in the Dumps

Down in the Dumps

Platform: MS-DOS, Microsoft Windows, Apple Macintosh

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Philips Media

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 12, 1996?

On June 12, 1996 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is June 12, 1996?

On June 12, 1996 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 12, 1996?

On June 12, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 12, 1996?

On June 12, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on June 12, 1996?

On June 12, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 12, 1996?

On June 12, 1996 several famous people were born including, Anna Margaret, Steven Kelly, Alissa Violet.

Which famous people died on June 12, 1996?

Famous people died on June 12, 1996 include, Ilona Ference, John Mackenzie.

What was the number one song in June 12, 1996?

The number one song in the week of June 12, 1996 was Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony in US and Three Lions by Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds in UK.

What were the top hits on June 12, 1996?

The top hits on June 12, 1996 were Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Always Be My Baby by Mariah Carey, Give Me One Reason by Tracy Chapman in US and Three Lions by Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds, Killing Me Softly by Fugees, Mysterious Girl by Peter Andre featuring Bubbler Ranx in UK.


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