Wednesday March 13, 1996
US date format: 3/13/1996, UK date format: 13/3/1996
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 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 Cambria Joy .
In that special week of March people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey.
In UK Children by Robert Miles was in the top 5 hits.
The Dress, directed by Alex van Warmerdam, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Guilty As Sin by Tami Hoag was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Dana Carvey Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Abuse or Descent II.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 13, 1996?
- Thomas Hamilton kills 16 kindergardeners, their teacher and himself
- Sri Lanka beats India in World Cup semi-final as riots stop play.
- Dunblane massacre: in Dunblane, Scotland, 16 Primary School children and 1 teacher are shot dead by a spree killer, Thomas Watt Hamilton who then committed suicide.
- Dunblane massacre: Unemployed former shopkeeper Thomas Hamilton walks into the Dunblane Primary School in Scotland and opens fire, killing sixteen infant school pupils and one teacher before committing suicide.
- Cambria Joy: YouTube Star.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 13, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - One Sweet Day
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
- Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
- Everything But The Girl - Missing
- R. Kelly - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
- Joan Osborne - One Of Us
- Gin Blossoms - Follow You Down
- La Bouche - Be My Lover
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- R. Kelly Featuring Ronald Isley - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
- D'Angelo - Lady
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Joe - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Total - No One Else
- Chantay Savage - I Will Survive
- Busta Rhymes - Woo-Hah!! Got You All In Check/Everything Remains Raw
- Xscape Featuring MC Lyte - Can't Hang/Do You Want To
- Monica - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
Sport Games on March 13, 1996
- Milwaukee Bucks - Sacramento Kings : 95 - 104
- New York Knicks - Minnesota Timberwolves : 106 - 82
- Orlando Magic - Seattle SuperSonics : 99 - 100
- Philadelphia 76ers - Boston Celtics : 100 - 110
- Phoenix Suns - Detroit Pistons : 115 - 118
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Leicester - Ipswich : 0 - 2
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Blackburn - Leeds : 1 - 0
- Liverpool - Wimbledon : 2 - 2
- For Sittard - Ajax : 1 - 2
- Go Ahead Eagles - Graafschap : 4 - 0
- Willem II - NAC Breda : 1 - 3
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Days to next March 13If March 13, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 6 months, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 13 days.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 13, 1996?
On March 13, 1996 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is March 13, 1996?
On March 13, 1996 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on March 13, 1996?
On March 13, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 13, 1996?
On March 13, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on March 13, 1996?
On March 13, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 13, 1996?
On March 13, 1996 several famous people were born including, Cambria Joy.
Which famous people died on March 13, 1996?
Famous people died on March 13, 1996 include, Krzysztof Kieslowski, Brian Hulls, Lucio Fulci.
What was the number one song in March 13, 1996?
The number one song in the week of March 13, 1996 was One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey in US and Children by Robert Miles in UK.
What were the top hits on March 13, 1996?
The top hits on March 13, 1996 were One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey, Sittin' Up In My Room by Brandy, Not Gon' Cry by Mary J. Blige in US and Children by Robert Miles, How Deep Is Your Love by Take That, Don't Look Back In Anger by Oasis in UK.