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Saturday 16 November 1996

It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Brendan Murray and Nastya Shmakova. In that special week of November people in US were listening to No Diggity by BLACKstreet. In UK Say You'll Be There by The Spice Girls was in the top 5 hits. 101 Dalmatians, directed by Stephen Herek, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pop-Up Video. If you liked videogames you were probably playing 19XX: The War Against Destiny or Genewars.
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 ?

Pop-Up Video

Country: United States

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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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Movies

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

Star Trek: First Contact

Directed by: Jonathan Frakes

Starring: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner

Country: United States

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101 Dalmatians

Directed by: Stephen Herek

Starring: Glenn Close, Jeff Daniels, Joely Richardson

Country: United States

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Space Jam

Directed by: Joe Pytka

Starring: Michael Jordan, Wayne Knight, Theresa Randle

Country: United States

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The English Patient

Directed by: Anthony Minghella

Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche, Willem Dafoe

Country: United States

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Romeo + Juliet

Directed by: Baz Luhrmann

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Claire Danes, John Leguizamo

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 November 1996 ?

Holidays:
  • USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
  • Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • International Day for Tolerance
  • Iceland - Dagur fslenskrar tungu (Icelandic Language Day)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Into the Whirlwind closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 2 performances
  • 18th ACE Cable Awards: HBO wins 28 awards
  • Mother Teresa receives honorary U.S. citizenship.
  • Mother Teresa receives honorary U.S. citizenship.
  • A bomb explosion in Kaspiysk, Russia, kills 32 people.

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Sport Games on 16 November 1996

NBA
American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Chicago Bulls : 69 - 97
  • Boston Celtics - Washington Bullets : 92 - 106
  • Denver Nuggets - New Jersey Nets : 99 - 106
  • Detroit Pistons - Cleveland Cavaliers : 102 - 98
See all Basketball game results of 16 November 1996
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Anderlecht - Germinal : 4 - 1
  • Antwerp - Molenbeek : 3 - 2
  • Gent - Standard : 2 - 1
  • Lierse - St Truiden : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 16 November 1996
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Dortmund - Karlsruhe : 1 - 1
  • Dusseldorf - Schalke 04 : 1 - 3
  • Freiburg - Bayern Munich : 0 - 0
  • Hamburg - Leverkusen : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of 16 November 1996
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Mainz - CZ Jena : 3 - 2
See all Football game results of 16 November 1996

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.353
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11181
  • Time: On The Money Trail. Digital photomontage. White House from Woodfin Camp. Inset: Photograph by Doug C

Books

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

The Celestine Prophecy

By: James Redfield

THE #1 BESTSELLING INTERNATIONAL PHENOMENON - NOW WITH A NEW PREFACEYou have never read a book like this before -- a book that comes along once in a lifetime to change lives forever.In

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Angela's Ashes

By: Frank McCourt

A Pulitzer Prize–winning, #1 New York Times bestseller, Angela’s Ashes is Frank McCourt’s masterful memoir of his childhood in Ireland.“When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all.

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M Is for Malice

By: Sue Grafton

Brace yourself for an "Electrifying and thoroughly satisfying" read (Publishers Weekly) from #1 New York Times bestselling author Sue GraftonM is for MONEY…Malek Construction is a mega-million-dollar company that grew out of modest soil to become one of the big ...

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

By: John Berendt

Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty,early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? For nearly a decade, the shooting and its aftermath reverberated throughout this hauntingly beautiful city of moss-hung oaks and ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

19XX: The War Against Destiny

19XX: The War Against Destiny

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Vertical scrolling shooter

Publisher: Capcom

Contra: Legacy of War

Platform: PlayStation Saturn

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Konami of America

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Fantasy General

Platform: DOS

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc. Mindscape GOG Ltd

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BVE TrainSim

BVE TrainSim

Platform: Windows 95 Windows 98 Windows ME Windows 2000 Windows XP Windows Vista (With .dll add ons & BVE 5) Windows 7 (With .dll add ons/Windows XP Mode/VMLite XP Mode & BVE 5) Windows 8 (With .dll add ons)

Genre: Train simulator

Genewars

Genewars

Platform: Windows, DOS

Genre: RTS

Publisher: Electronic Arts


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