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Tuesday 15 October 1996

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Zelo . In that special week of October people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio. In UK Breakfast At Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something was in the top 5 hits. Sleepers, directed by Barry Levinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Executive Orders by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Two Fat Ladies. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1 or Fight for Life.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Two Fat Ladies

Starring: Clarissa Dickson Wright, Jennifer Paterson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Roger and the Rottentrolls

Starring: Rebecca Front

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Leaving Home

Starring: Oliver Knussen

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The Daily Show

Written by: Lizz Winstead, Madeleine Smithberg

Starring: Jon Stewart

Country: United States

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The Forensic Files

Written by: Paul Dowling

Starring: Dayle Hinman, Peter Thomas

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Sleepers

Directed by: Barry Levinson

Starring: Robert De Niro, Kevin Bacon, Brad Pitt

Country: United States

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Underground

Directed by: Emir Kusturica

Starring: Miki Manojlovic, Lazar Ristovski, Mirjana Jokovic

Country: United States

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The Long Kiss Goodnight

Directed by: Renny Harlin

Starring: Geena Davis, Samuel L. Jackson, Yvonne Zima

Country: United States

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That Thing You Do!

Directed by: Tom Hanks

Starring: Tom Hanks, Liv Tyler, Charlize Theron

Country: United States

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Bound

Directed by: The Wachowski Brothers

Starring: Jennifer Tilly, Gina Gershon, Joe Pantoliano

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 October 1996 ?

Holidays:
  • United States - White Cane Safety Day, National Grouch Day, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Teresa of Avila
  • Roman festivals - the Equirria or October equus: sacrifice of a horse to Mars
  • French Republican Calendar - Amaryllis (Amaryllis) Day, twenty-fourth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Bernard Frank: French orientalist, an expert on Japanese culture.
Facts:
  • Several large strikes begin in various industries across Belgium in protest to the dismissal of the magistrate Jean-Marc Connerotte by the Supreme Court.

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Sport Games on 15 October 1996

Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Airdrie - St Mirren : 2 - 2
  • Barnsley - Oxford : 0 - 0
  • Birmingham - Ipswich : 1 - 0
  • Bolton - Tranmere : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 15 October 1996
Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Blackpool - Wrexham : 3 - 3
  • Bournemouth - Plymouth : 1 - 0
  • Bristol City - Wycombe : 3 - 0
  • Crewe - York : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 15 October 1996
Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Brighton - Hereford : 0 - 1
  • Cardiff - Darlington : 2 - 0
  • Colchester - Barnet : 1 - 0
  • Exeter - Carlisle : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 15 October 1996

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1996?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Working Mom Lori Lucas -- Oct. 14, 1996
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9556
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.348

Books

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

Executive Orders

By: Tom Clancy

The President is dead--and the weight, literally, of the world falls on Jack Ryan's shoulders, in Tom Clancy's newest and most extraordinary novel.I don't know what to do.

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The Sea Hunters

By: Clive Cussler and Craig Dirgo

From the author of the #1 bestselling The Sea Hunters comes more unforgettable true adventures with famous shipwrecks.

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To The Hilt

By: Dick Francis

From the acclaimed master of mystery and suspense comes the story of a self-imposed outcast who must refresh his detection skills in order to save himself and his family.

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Servant Of The Bones

By: Anne Rice

In a new and major novel, the creator of fantastic universes o vampires and witches takes us now into the world of Isaiah and Jeremiah, and the destruction of Solomon's Temple,

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1

Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1

Platform: PlayStation Sega Saturn Super Nintendo

Genre: Compilation (various)

Publisher: Midway Games

FIFA 97

Platform: Microsoft Windows DOS Game Boy Mega Drive SNES PlayStation Saturn

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Electronic Arts Black Pearl Software (Game Boy)

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Fight for Life

Platform: Atari Jaguar

Genre: Versus fighting

Publisher: Atari

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CyberGladiators

CyberGladiators

Platform: Windows 95

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

Fable

Platform: DOS, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: NA Sir-Tech; EU Telstar Electronic Studios

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