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Sunday 14 April 1996

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries. 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. Fear, directed by James Foley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Primary Colors by Anonymous was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Profit. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars or Chill Manor.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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


Directed by: James Foley

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Reese Witherspoon, William Petersen

Country: United States

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James and the Giant Peach

Directed by: Henry Selick

Starring: Paul Terry, Joanna Lumley, Pete Postlethwaite

Country: United States

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Primal Fear

Directed by: Gregory Hoblit

Starring: Richard Gere, Laura Linney, Edward Norton

Country: United States

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Ghost in the Shell

Directed by: Mamoru Oshii

Starring: Atsuko Tanaka, Iemasa Kayumi, Richard Epcar

Country: United States

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Directed by: Joel Coen

Starring: William H. Macy, Frances McDormand, Steve Buscemi

Country: United States

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What the sky looked like on 14 April 1996

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TV Series

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Starring: Adrian Pasdar, Lisa Darr, Lisa Blount, Jack Gwaltney

Country: United States

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Sailor Moon Sailor Stars

Written by: Naoko Takeuchi

Starring: Kotono Mitsuishi, Aya Hisakawa, Michie Tomizawa, Emi Shinohara

Country: Japan

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The House

Starring: Denyce Graves, Bernard Haitink

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Kaiketsu Zorro

Starring: Akiko Hiramatsu

Country: Japan


Starring: Francisco Reyes, Ángela Contreras, Álvaro Rudolphy, Héctor Noguera

Country: Chile

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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
See all Basketball game results of 14 April 1996
Serie A
Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Cagliari : 3 - 0
  • Bari - Cremonese : 2 - 1
  • Inter - Padova : 8 - 2
  • Juventus - Sampdoria : 0 - 3
See all Football game results of 14 April 1996
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Club Brugge - Lierse : 2 - 1
  • Waregem - Antwerp : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 14 April 1996
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Leverkusen - Dusseldorf : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 14 April 1996

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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 ?

Primary Colors

By: Anonymous

A brilliant and penetrating look behind the scenes of modern American politics, Primary Colors is a funny, wise, and dramatic story with characters and events that resemble some familiar, real-life figures.

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Five Days In Paris

By: Danielle Steel

As president of a major pharmaceutical empire, Peter Haskell has everything. Power, position, a career and a family, which mean everything to him, and for which he has sacrificed a great

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Enter Whining

By: Fran Drescher

The personal story of Fran Drescher, the New York-accented star of The Nanny, includes humorous childhood family stories, early career experiences, and anecdotes about her daily life in Hollywood.

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Absolute Power

By: David Baldacci

In a heavily guarded mansion in a posh Virginia suburb, a man and a woman start to make love, trapping Luther Whitney, a career break-in artist, behind a secret wall.

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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

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