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Sunday 14 April 1996

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 14, 1996). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Abigail Breslin and Madison Clark. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion. In UK Return Of The Mack by Mark Morrison was in the top 5 hits. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie, directed by Jim Mallon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Recovery. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars or Chill Manor.
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What the sky looked like on 14 April 1996

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie

Directed by: Jim Mallon

Starring: Trace Beaulieu, Michael J. Nelson, Jim Mallon, Kevin Murphy

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Directed by: Jan Troell

Starring: Max von Sydow, Ghita Nørby, Anette Hoff, Gard B. Eidsvold

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Mrs. Winterbourne

Directed by: Richard Benjamin

Starring: Shirley MacLaine, Ricki Lake, Brendan Fraser, Miguel Sandoval

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The Quest

Directed by: Jean-Claude Van Damme

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Roger Moore, James Remar, Janet Gunn

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Kids in the Hall: Brain Candy

Directed by: Kelly Makin

Starring: Dave Foley, Bruce McCulloch, Kevin McDonald, Mark McKinney

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Directed by: Marcus Scott

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The Dana Carvey Show

Directed by: John Fortenberry

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Directed by: Eugene Martin

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Long Vacation


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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 14 April 1996 ?

  • Vishu - Harvest festival in Kerala, India.
  • N'Ko Alphabet Day - the anniversary of the day the N'Ko alphabet was completed in 1949.
  • Tamil New Year - Celebrations for Tamils all over the world.
  • New Year Celebrations in parts of India and whole of Sri Lanka.
  • Baisakhi - Celebrations in Punjab, India.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Detroit Red Wings win NHL record 62 games.
  • 60th Golf Masters Championship: Nick Faldo wins, shooting a 276.

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Sport Games on 14 April 1996

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - New Jersey Nets : 99 - 90
  • Boston Celtics - Detroit Pistons : 96 - 105
  • Charlotte Hornets - Philadelphia 76ers : 94 - 78
  • Chicago Bulls - Cleveland Cavaliers : 98 - 72
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Serie A
Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Cagliari : 3 - 0
  • Bari - Cremonese : 2 - 1
  • Inter - Padova : 8 - 2
  • Juventus - Sampdoria : 0 - 3
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Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Club Brugge - Lierse : 2 - 1
  • Waregem - Antwerp : 1 - 1
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Leverkusen - Dusseldorf : 0 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 14, 1996 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Down Low (Nobody Has To Know) - R. Kelly Featuring Ronald Isley
  2. All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...") - Joe
  3. Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby
  4. D'Angelo - Lady
  5. Chantay Savage - I Will Survive
  6. Woo-Hah!! Got You All In Check/Everything Remains Raw - Busta Rhymes
  7. LL Cool J - Doin It
  8. Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale") - Brandy
  9. Count On Me (From "Waiting To Exhale") - Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans
  10. A Thin Line Between Love & Hate (From "A Thin Line...") - H-Town
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Cristian - Amor
  2. La Mafia - Un Millon De Rosas
  3. Experiencia Religiosa - Enrique Iglesias
  4. Shakira - Estoy Aqui
  5. Animal - Bronco: El Gigante De America
  6. De Repente - Soraya
  7. La Tropa F - Juan Sabor
  8. Una Noche Mas - Liberacion
  9. Me Asusta Pero Me Gusta - Ana Barbara
  10. Tu No Tienes Corazon - La Diferenzia


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

Snow Falling on Cedars

By: David Guterson

Winner of the PEN/Faulkner AwardAmerican Booksellers Association Book of the Year AwardSan Piedro Island, north of Puget Sound, is a place so isolated that no one who lives there can afford to make enemies. But

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The Rants

By: Dennis Miller

Now, I don't want to get off on a rant here The New York Times called Dennis Miller's The Rants "a pleasing mix of profanity and wit...that

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In Contempt

By: Christopher Darden with Jess Walter

Offers a personal perspective on the O.J. Simpson trial and shares the author's observations on legal strategy, racial issues, and the principal lawyers, officials, and witnesses involved in the case

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That Camden Summer

By: LaVyrle Spencer

LaVyrle Spencer, known for her "heartrending slices of Americana" writes of how love can be more special the second time around...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, PlayStation, Game Boy Advance, Palm OS, Windows Mobile

Genre: Point-and-click adventure

Publisher: EU SCEE; NA THQ

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Dinosaur Safari

Dinosaur Safari

Platform: Mac Microsoft Windows

Genre: Edutainment

Publisher: Mindscape

Defender 2000

Platform: Atari Jaguar

Genre: Shooter

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Chronicles of the Sword

Platform: DOS, PlayStation

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Psygnosis

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Chill Manor

Chill Manor

Platform: DOS

Genre: Educational game, First Person Shooter

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Interactive

Home videos

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

The Sound of Music

Studio: 20th Century Fox

Format: VHS release; part of the 20th Century Fox Family Features Collection

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The Brothers McMullen

Studio: VHS release

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The Usual Suspects

Studio: Polygram

Format: VHS release

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James and the Giant Peach

Studio: Walt Disney Pictures

Format: VHS release

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The Three Caballeros

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS re-release; part of the Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection

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