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Tuesday April 16, 1996

US date format: 4/16/1996, UK date format: 16/4/1996

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 16, 1996). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Anya Taylor-Joy . 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. The Craft, directed by Andrew Fleming, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while In The Presence Of The Enemy by Elizabeth George was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Tattoon Master. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chess Mates or Conquest of the New World.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Craft

Directed by: Andrew Fleming

Starring: Robin Tunney, Fairuza Balk, Neve Campbell, Rachel True

Country: United States

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The Truth About Cats & Dogs

Directed by: Michael Lehmann

Starring: Uma Thurman, Janeane Garofalo, Ben Chaplin, Jamie Foxx

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Mulholland Falls

Directed by: Lee Tamahori

Starring: Nick Nolte, Melanie Griffith, Jennifer Connelly, Chazz Palminteri

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Sunset Park

Directed by: Steve Gomer

Starring: Rhea Perlman, Fredro Starr, Carol Kane, Terrence Howard

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Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie

Directed by: Jim Mallon

Starring: Trace Beaulieu, Michael J. Nelson, Jim Mallon, Kevin Murphy

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TV Series

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

Tattoon Master

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Directed by: Marcus Scott

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The Dana Carvey Show

Directed by: John Fortenberry

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Directed by: Eugene Martin

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The Forensic Files

Written by: Paul Dowling

Starring: Dayle Hinman, Peter Thomas

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 April 1996 ?

  • Saint Paternus
  • Saint Bernadette
  • Blessed HervT of Tours
  • Saint Turibius
  • Saint Fructuosus
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Sport Games on 16 April 1996

American Basketball
  • 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
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • M'gladbach - Kaiserslautern : 1 - 1
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Chemnitz - Hertha : 1 - 2
  • Hannover - Meppen : 1 - 0
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Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Port Vale - Grimsby : 1 - 0
  • Sunderland - Birmingham : 3 - 0
  • Watford - Reading : 4 - 2
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 16, 1996 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1996 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
  2. Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby
  3. Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
  4. Alanis Morissette - Ironic
  5. Down Low (Nobody Has To Know) - R. Kelly
  6. 1,2,3,4 (Sumptin' New) - Coolio
  7. Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room
  8. Woo-Hah! Got You All In Check - Busta Rhymes
  9. SWV - You're The One
  10. Whitney Houston - Count On Me
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. SWV - You're The One
  5. D'Angelo - Lady
  6. Chantay Savage - I Will Survive
  7. Woo-Hah!! Got You All In Check/Everything Remains Raw - Busta Rhymes
  8. Count On Me (From "Waiting To Exhale") - Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans
  9. A Thin Line Between Love & Hate (From "A Thin Line...") - H-Town
  10. LL Cool J - Doin It
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Experiencia Religiosa - Enrique Iglesias
  2. Cristian - Amor
  3. La Mafia - Un Millon De Rosas
  4. Shakira - Estoy Aqui
  5. Basta Ya! - Olga Tanon
  6. Una Noche Mas - Liberacion
  7. De Repente - Soraya
  8. Te Aprovechas - Limite
  9. Me Asusta Pero Me Gusta - Ana Barbara
  10. La Tropa F - Juan Sabor


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

In The Presence Of The Enemy

By: Elizabeth George

Hailed as the "king of sleaze," tabloid editor Dennis Luxford is used to ferreting out the sins and scandals of people in exposed positions.

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And This Too Shall Pass

By: E. Lynn Harris

A stellar quarterback, an ambitious sportscaster. What happens when rising stars collide?In And This Too Shall Pass, Harris takes us into the locker rooms and newsrooms of Chicago, where four

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Emotional Intelligence

By: Daniel Goleman

Everyone knows that high IQ is no guarantee of success, happiness, or virtue, but until Emotional Intelligence, we could only guess why.

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Guilty As Sin

By: Tami Hoag

A cold-blooded kidnapper has been playing a twisted game with a terrified Minnesota town. Now a respected member of the community stands accused of a horrific act of evil.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Chess Mates

Chess Mates

Platform: PC, IMac

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Brainstorm

Archimedean Dynasty

Archimedean Dynasty

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Submarine Flight simulator

Publisher: Blue Byte Software


Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, PlayStation

Genre: Action role-playing, hack and slash

Publisher: NA Blizzard Entertainment; EU Ubi Soft Entertainment; NA / EU Electronic Arts

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Conquest of the New World

Platform: MS-DOS, Mac OS

Genre: Turn-based strategy game

Publisher: Interplay Entertainment

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Platform: Mac OS

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Ambrosia Software

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?


Studio: Hollywood

Format: VHS release

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The Net

Studio: Columbia/Tristar

Format: VHS release

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Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS release

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Come September

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The Secret of Roan Inish

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