Saturday December 14, 1996
US date format: 12/14/1996, UK date format: 14/12/1996
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 14, 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 Michael Murphy and Aleisha McDonald.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton.
Scream, directed by Wes Craven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Soul'S Code by James Hillman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Out of Sight.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Arena Nitoshinden or Gekisou Sentai Carranger: Zenkai! Racer Senshi.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 14, 1996?
- R.C. Saints - Memorial of Saint John of the Cross
- 12th Soap Opera Digest Awards
- 62nd Heisman Trophy Award: Danny Wuerffel, Florida (quarterback).
- The Antarctic saga of British explorer, Sir Ranulph Fines, ends after 25 days of his 100 day race across the polar ice cap when he is airlifted from the continent.
- A disgruntled employee who entered a Parisian office building, captured 35 hostages and held police at bay for 4 hours, surrenders after releasing his prisoners and firing shots from the windows.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 14, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #4 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage - Nobody
- Ginuwine - Pony
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- BLACKstreet (Featuring Dr. Dre) - No Diggity
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- Mint Condition - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
- New Edition - You Don't Have To Worry/I'm Still In Love With You
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly (From "Space Jam")
- Montell Jordan - Falling
- Babyface Featuring LL Cool J, Howard Hewett, Jody Watley & Jeffrey Daniels - This Is For The Lover In You
Top #1 Latin songs
- Enrique Iglesias - Trapecista
Sport Games on December 14, 1996
- Charlotte Hornets - Chicago Bulls : 82 - 87
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Minnesota Timberwolves : 101 - 93
- Dallas Mavericks - San Antonio Spurs : 105 - 106
- Denver Nuggets - New York Knicks : 82 - 89
- Houston Rockets - Seattle SuperSonics : 109 - 100
- Philadelphia Eagles - New York Jets : 21 - 20
- San Diego Chargers - Chicago Bears : 14 - 27
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Oldenburg - Mannheim : 1 - 0
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Osasuna - Badajoz : 0 - 1
- Real Madrid B - Almeria : 2 - 1
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next December 14If December 14, 1996 is your birthday you're 23 years, 9 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 13 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 14, 1996?
On December 14, 1996 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is December 14, 1996?
On December 14, 1996 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 14, 1996?
On December 14, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 14, 1996?
On December 14, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on December 14, 1996?
On December 14, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 14, 1996?
On December 14, 1996 several famous people were born including, Michael Murphy, Aleisha McDonald, Barbie Ferreira.
Which famous people died on December 14, 1996?
Famous people died on December 14, 1996 include, Gaston Miron, Alan Hargreaves, Norman Hackforth.
What was the number one song in December 14, 1996?
The number one song in the week of December 14, 1996 was Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton in US and Breathe by The Prodigy in UK.
What were the top hits on December 14, 1996?
The top hits on December 14, 1996 were Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton, No Diggity by BLACKstreet, Nobody by Keith Sweat in US and Breathe by The Prodigy, One And One by Robert Miles featuring Maria Nayler in UK.