Saturday January 13, 1996

US date format: 1/13/1996, UK date format: 13/1/1996

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 13, 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 Tyler Henry . In that special week of January people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. In UK Earth Song by Michael Jackson was in the top 5 hits. From Dusk Till Dawn, directed by Robert Rodriguez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while The Hundred Secret Senses by Amy Tan was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Copycat. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Persona or Captain Quazar.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).

Events

  • Italy's prime minister, Lamberto Dini, resigns after the failure of all-party talks to confirm him. New talks are initiated by president Oscar Luigi Scalfaro to form a new government.

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Movies

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From Dusk Till Dawn

From Dusk Till Dawn

Directed by: Robert Rodriguez

Starring: Harvey Keitel, George Clooney, Juliette Lewis, Quentin Tarantino

Country: United States of America

Hard Eight

Hard Eight

Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson

Starring: Philip Baker Hall, John C. Reilly, Gwyneth Paltrow, Samuel L. Jackson

I Shot Andy Warhol

I Shot Andy Warhol

Directed by: Mary Harron

Starring: Lili Taylor, Jared Harris, Martha Plimpton, Lothaire Bluteau

God's Lonely Man

God's Lonely Man

Directed by: Francis von Zerneck

Starring: Michael Wyle, Jamie Walters, Kyle Kelley, Justine Bateman

Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood

Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood

Directed by: Paris Barclay

Starring: Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Tracey Cherelle Jones

Country: United States of America

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Sport Games on January 13, 1996

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NBA

American Basketball
  • Boston Celtics - Atlanta Hawks : 105 - 108
  • Charlotte Hornets - Dallas Mavericks : 103 - 83
  • Chicago Bulls - Philadelphia 76ers : 120 - 93
  • Detroit Pistons - New Jersey Nets : 91 - 80
  • Houston Rockets - Los Angeles Clippers : 115 - 104
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La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Albacete - Ath Madrid : 1 - 1
  • Betis - Valladolid : 3 - 0
See all Football game results of January 13, 1996

Le Championnat

Football (France)
  • Nice - Nantes : 1 - 0
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Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Crystal Palace - Ipswich : 1 - 1
  • Derby - Reading : 3 - 0
  • Dumbarton - Airdrie : 1 - 2
  • Dundee United - St Mirren : 2 - 1
  • Dunfermline - Clydebank : 4 - 3
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TV Series

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Copycat

Copycat

Directed by: Jon Amiel

Kicking & Screaming

Kicking & Screaming

Directed by: nbcu

Goosebumps

Goosebumps

Directed by: Rob Letterman

Shooting Gallery

Shooting Gallery

Directed by: Keoni Waxman

The Thin Blue Line

The Thin Blue Line

Directed by: Errol Morris

Days to next January 13

If January 13, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 8 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 12 days.
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Books

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The Hundred Secret Senses by Amy Tan

The Hundred Secret Senses

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The "wisest and most captivating novel" (Boston Globe) from the author of the bestselling The Valley of AmazementSet in San Francisco and in a remote village of Southwestern China, Amy Tan's

The Island Of The Day Before by Umberto Eco

The Island Of The Day Before

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In 1643 a castaway comes upon an abandoned ship anchored off a desert island. As he explores the vessel’s mysterious cargo, he revisits the events of his tempestuous youth-and limns his era’s obsession with science and navigation.

Hide & Seek by James Patterson

Hide & Seek

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Will be shipped from US. Brand new copy.

Memnoch the Devil by Anne Rice

Memnoch the Devil

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"STARTLING . . . FIENDISH . . . MEMNOCH'S TALE IS COMPELLING."--New York Daily News"Like Interview with the Vampire, Memnoch has a half-maddened, fever-pitch intensity. .

Chicken Soup for the Soul by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen

Chicken Soup for the Soul

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In this book of 101 inspirational stories, contributors share their personal angel experiences of faith, miracles, and answered prayers, which will amaze and inspire you.Celestial, otherworldly, heavenly.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Persona

Persona

Platform: Arcade, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Portable, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360

Genre: Role-playing, Social simulation

Publisher: JP Atlus, ASCII Corporation; NA Atlus; EU Koei, Ghostlight, Sega, Square Enix, NIS America, Zen United

Furcadia

Furcadia

Platform: Windows, Mac 10.4 or later, iOS 3.0 or later

Genre: Massively multiplayer online game

Publisher: Dragon's Eye Productions, Inc.

Back Street Soccer

Back Street Soccer

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Traditional soccer simulation

Publisher: SunA

Gender Wars

Gender Wars

Platform: DOS

Genre: Real time tactics, action

Publisher: GT Interactive Software Sales Curve

Captain Quazar

Captain Quazar

Platform: 3DO Interactive Multiplayer, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: 3DO

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 13, 1996?

On January 13, 1996 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is January 13, 1996?

On January 13, 1996 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 13, 1996?

On January 13, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 13, 1996?

On January 13, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 13, 1996?

On January 13, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 13, 1996?

On January 13, 1996 several famous people were born including, Tyler Henry.

Which famous people died on January 13, 1996?

Famous people died on January 13, 1996 include, Denise Grey [Edouardine Verthuy], Willian Myuon Bany.

What was the number one song in January 13, 1996?

The number one song in the week of January 13, 1996 was One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey in US and Earth Song by Michael Jackson in UK.

What were the top hits on January 13, 1996?

The top hits on January 13, 1996 were One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey, Exhale (Shoop Shoop) by Whitney Houston, Hey Lover by LL Cool J in US and Earth Song by Michael Jackson, Father And Son by Boyzone, Jesus To A Child by George Michael in UK.


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