Thursday March 14, 1996
US date format: 3/14/1996, UK date format: 14/3/1996
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 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 Roxxsaurus and Batuhan Altıntaş.
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 Command & Conquer: Red Alert or Firo & Klawd.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 14, 1996?
- Albania - Summer Day: Albanian holiday Summer is celebrated in this day in Elbasan and its surroundings.
- Pi Day - unofficial mathematics holiday.
- Roman Empire - Equirria, horse races in honor of Mars were held.
- Saint Mathildis
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- Crufts show at NEC Birmingham, (1995 winner, Joshua, an Irish setter)
- An international peace summit is held in Egypt, in response to escalating terrorist attacks in the Middle East.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 14, 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 14, 1996
- Atlanta Hawks - Houston Rockets : 106 - 114
- Boston Celtics - Cleveland Cavaliers : 73 - 98
- Dallas Mavericks - Los Angeles Clippers : 106 - 110
- Los Angeles Lakers - Golden State Warriors : 106 - 103
- Miami Heat - San Antonio Spurs : 100 - 120
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 14If March 14, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 6 months, 9 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 19 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?