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Tuesday November 12, 1996

US date format: 11/12/1996, UK date format: 12/11/1996

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 12, 1996). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Grossberg-Peterson Baby and Olivia Lueders. 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. Star Trek: First Contact, directed by Jonathan Frakes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while The Regulators by Richard Bachman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Out of Sight. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cheesy or Fragile Allegiance.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Star Trek: First Contact

Directed by: Jonathan Frakes

Starring: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner, LeVar Burton

Country: United States

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The Legend of Galgameth

Directed by: Sean McNamara

Starring: Devin Oatway, Sean McNamara, Stephen Macht, Lou Wagner

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101 Dalmatians

Directed by: Stephen Herek

Starring: Glenn Close, Jeff Daniels, Joely Richardson, Joan Plowright

Country: United States

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Far Harbor

Directed by: John Huddles

Starring: Edward Atterton, Jennifer Connelly, Dan Futterman, Marcia Gay Harden

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Carnosaur 3: Primal Species

Directed by: Jonathan Winfrey

Starring: Scott Valentine, Janet Gunn, Rick Dean, Anthony Peck

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TV Series

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

Out of Sight

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

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Staying Alive

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

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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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Dark Skies

Directed by: Scott Stewart

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 November 1996 ?

  • R.C. Saints - Saint Lieven (Leafwini, Lebuin); Josaphat Kuncevyc
  • Also see November 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day, Bah�'u'll�h
  • National Holiday: Sun Yat-Sen (observed in China and Taiwan)
  • In the Back To The Future film trilogy, November 12, 1955 is a key date. It is the date of the "famous Hill Valley lightning storm" which sends Marty McFly back to 1985 in his DeLorean time machine, and the date Marty gets his parents together. In Back to the Future Part II, Marty and Doc Brown return to this date to stop Biff Tannen from changing history. Doc Brown hyposthesizes that this date might hold some special significance, being the temporal junction point for the entire space-time
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Famous Deaths:
  • A Saudi Arabian Airlines Boeing 747 and a Kazakh Ilyushin Il-76 cargo plane collide in mid-air near New Delhi, killing 349. The deadliest mid-air collision to date.

Sport Games on 12 November 1996

American Basketball
  • Charlotte Hornets - Miami Heat : 97 - 105
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Atlanta Hawks : 83 - 87
  • Detroit Pistons - Washington Bullets : 92 - 79
  • Golden State Warriors - Seattle SuperSonics : 102 - 121
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Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Nantes - Nancy : 2 - 0
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Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnsley - Norwich : 3 - 1
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Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Shrewsbury - Bristol Rvs : 2 - 0
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Planetary positions on November 12, 1996 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Ginuwine - Pony
  2. No Diggity - BLACKstreet (Featuring Dr. Dre)
  3. Nobody - Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage
  4. Mint Condition - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
  5. Tell Me (From "Eddie") - Dru Hill
  6. This Is For The Lover In You - Babyface Featuring LL Cool J, Howard Hewett, Jody Watley & Jeffrey Daniels
  7. Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
  8. You Don't Have To Worry/I'm Still In Love With You - New Edition
  9. Last Night (From "The Nutty Professor") - Az Yet
  10. Missing You (From "Set It Off") - Brandy, Tamia, Gladys Knight & Chaka Khan
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Marco Antonio Solis - Recuerdos, Tristeza Y Soledad
  2. El Principe - Limite
  3. Amame Una Vez Mas - Amanda Miguel
  4. Siempre Hace Frio - Selena
  5. Me Esta Doliendo Dejarte - Los Mismos
  6. Emmanuel - Amor Total
  7. Esperandote - Cristian
  8. Cuando Fuiste Mia - Los Temerarios
  9. Solamente Tu Amor - Chayanne
  10. Palomita Blanca - Michael Salgado
Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. Say You'll Be There - The Spice Girls
  2. What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted - Robson & Jerome
  3. East 17 featuring Gabrielle - If You Ever
  4. Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
  5. The Prodigy - Breathe


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

The Regulators

By: Richard Bachman

On a perfect summer afternoon in Wentworth, Ohio, many of the citizens who live on Poplar Street are killed mysteriously, and at the center of the mystery is a

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My Gal Sunday

By: Mary Higgins Clark

A dashing ex-president and his young congresswoman bride become an irresistible sleuthing duo in four acclaimed stories from the Queen of Suspense.Henry

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The Third Twin

By: Ken Follett

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERUsing a restricted FBI database, genetic researcher Jeanie Ferrami has located identical twins born to different mothers. Frightened by her bizarre discovery, she is determined to discover the truth at any cost—until she finds herself at the ...

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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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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?



Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Platformer

Freddi Fish 2: The Case of the Haunted Schoolhouse

Platform: Macintosh Windows Linux Steam Android iOS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Humongous Entertainment

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Duke Nukem 3D

Platform: Android; Game.com; iOS; Linux; Mac OS; Microsoft Windows; Nintendo 64; OS X; PlayStation; PlayStation 3; PlayStation Vita; Mega Drive/Genesis; Sega Saturn; Xbox 360

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: MacSoft Games (Mac OS); Sega (SS); Piko Interactive (SG); Virgin Interactive (PS); 3D Realms (X360); MachineWorks Northwest (iOS, Android); Devolver Digital (Megaton Edition)

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Formula 1

Formula 1

Platform: PlayStation, PC

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Psygnosis

Fragile Allegiance

Platform: MS-DOS, Windows 95, Windows 98 and Windows Me

Genre: 4X, Real-time strategy

Publisher: Gremlin Interactive Interplay

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Home videos

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

The Juror

Studio: Columbia

Format: VHS release

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Tom and Huck

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS release; part of the Walt Disney Pictures Presents Collection

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Studio: VHS release; part of the MGM/UA Family Entertainment Collection

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Magic in the Water

Studio: Columbia/Tristar

Format: VHS release

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Money Train

Studio: Columbia/Tristar

Format: VHS release

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