Tuesday 16 April 1996
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
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.
James and the Giant Peach, directed by Henry Selick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Green Mile, Part 1: The Two Dead Girls by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Cañaveral de pasiones.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Afterlife or The Incredible Hulk: The Pantheon Saga.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 April 1996 ?
- Saint Paternus
- Saint Bernadette
- Blessed HervT of Tours
- Saint Turibius
- Saint Fructuosus
- Saint Drogo.
- Saint Benedict Joseph Labre
- Mawlid in Shi'a Islam (2006).
- Birthday of the Danish sovereign, Queen Margrethe, celebrated in Greenland.
- Saints Martial, Urban, Eventius, Caecilian, Julia, and their companions, martyrs of 304
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- Stavros Spyros Niarchos: Greek shipowner, dies at age 86.
- Raymond Earl Hill: saxophonist, dies at age 62.
- Stavros Niarchos: Greek entrepreneur who was an international shipping magnate, as well as an art collector.
- Madeleine Bourdouxhe: Writer, dies at 89.
- Lucille Bremer: dancer/actress (Ziegfeld Follies), dies at age 73.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
- Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
- Alanis Morissette - Ironic
- R. Kelly - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
- 1,2,3,4 (Sumptin' New) - Coolio
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room
- Busta Rhymes - Woo-Hah! Got You All In Check
- SWV - You're The One
- Whitney Houston - Count On Me
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Sport Games on 16 April 1996
- Chicago Bulls - Milwaukee Bucks : 86 - 80
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Atlanta Hawks : 80 - 77
- Houston Rockets - Phoenix Suns : 100 - 111
- Los Angeles Clippers - Utah Jazz : 85 - 108
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- M'gladbach - Kaiserslautern : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Chemnitz - Hertha : 1 - 2
- Hannover - Meppen : 1 - 0
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Port Vale - Grimsby : 1 - 0
- Sunderland - Birmingham : 3 - 0
- Watford - Reading : 4 - 2
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