Monday September 16, 1996

US date format: 9/16/1996, UK date format: 16/9/1996

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 16, 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 Ryusei Yokohama . In that special week of September people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio. In UK Ready Or Not by Fugees was in the top 5 hits. Full Speed, directed by Gaël Morel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Unlimited Access by Gary Aldrich was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Dark Skies. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bahamut Lagoon or BVE TrainSim.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Mexico - Independence Day (from Spain; proclaimed 1810, recognised 1821, instituted 1825; See Fiestas Patrias)
  • Also see September 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • RC Saints - Saint Cyprian, Pope Cornelius, Saint Ludmila
  • In ancient Greece, the third day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates walked to the sea at Phaleron and purified themselves in the water.
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Events

  • 1st one-day international in Canada, India vs. Pakistan at Toronto
  • Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Panama City Florida on WTBB 97.7 FM
  • Paul Molitor of Twins is 21st player to reach 3,000 hits
  • Microsoft unveils Windows CE operating system for handheld computers. Code-name of the project was Pegasus. "CE" stands for Consumer Electronics.
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Movies

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Full Speed

Full Speed

Directed by: Gaël Morel

Starring: Élodie Bouchez, Stéphane Rideau, Pascal Cervo, Meziane Bardadi

Extreme Measures

Extreme Measures

Directed by: Michael Apted

Starring: Hugh Grant, Gene Hackman, Sarah Jessica Parker, David Morse

Blood Money

Blood Money

Directed by: John Shepphird

Starring: James Brolin, Billy Drago, Dean Tarrolly, Traci Lords

Clueless

Clueless

Directed by: Amy Heckerling

Starring: Alicia Silverstone, Stacey Dash, Brittany Murphy, Paul Rudd

Country: United States of America

Everyone Says I Love You

Everyone Says I Love You

Directed by: Woody Allen

Starring: Woody Allen, Goldie Hawn, Julia Roberts, Edward Norton

Sport Games on September 16, 1996

Sport Games on September 16, 1996


NFL

American Football
  • Buffalo Bills - Pittsburgh Steelers : 6 - 24
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Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Wolfsburg - Kaiserslautern : 0 - 0
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La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Betis - Real Madrid : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of September 16, 1996

Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Arsenal - Sheffield Weds : 4 - 1
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TV Series

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Dark Skies

Dark Skies

Directed by: Scott Stewart

Safe and Sound

Safe and Sound

Directed by: Clark Davis

Chain Reaction

Chain Reaction

Directed by: Andrew Davis

The Adventures of Pinocchio

The Adventures of Pinocchio

Directed by: Steve Barron

Mensch, Pia!

Mensch, Pia!

Days to next September 16

If September 16, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 19 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Unlimited Access by Gary Aldrich

Unlimited Access

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Gary Aldrich was an FBI agent closing out his career with a stint at the White House. What should have been a peaceful exit left him shaken.

Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman

Emotional Intelligence

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

The Burning Man by Phillip Margolin

The Burning Man

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From bestselling author Phillip Margolin, a fast-paced legal thriller packed with page-turning suspense.Peter Hale is a young attorney struggling to make his own mark in his father's venerable law firm when

Executive Orders by Tom Clanc

Executive Orders

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Jack Ryan reluctantly occupies the Oval Office. (P, Berkley)

The Deep End of the Ocean by Jacquelyn Mitchard

The Deep End of the Ocean

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"Masterful...A big story about human connection and emotional survival" - Los Angeles Times The first book ever chosen by Oprah's Book ClubFew first novels receive the kind of attention and acclaim showered on this powerful story—a nationwide bestseller, a critical …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Bahamut Lagoon

Bahamut Lagoon

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Tactical role-playing

Publisher: Square

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

Gekisou Sentai Carranger: Zenkai! Racer Senshi

Gekisou Sentai Carranger: Zenkai! Racer Senshi

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Bandai

Close Combat

Close Combat

Platform: Windows, Macintosh

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: Microsoft

Fantasy General

Fantasy General

Platform: DOS

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc. Mindscape GOG Ltd

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on September 16, 1996?

On September 16, 1996 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is September 16, 1996?

On September 16, 1996 the zodiac sign was Virgo.

Who was the US President on September 16, 1996?

On September 16, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 16, 1996?

On September 16, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on September 16, 1996?

On September 16, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on September 16, 1996?

On September 16, 1996 several famous people were born including, Ryusei Yokohama.

Which famous people died on September 16, 1996?

Famous people died on September 16, 1996 include, Gene Nelson, Andrew MacElhone, McGeorge Bundy.

What was the number one song in September 16, 1996?

The number one song in the week of September 16, 1996 was Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio in US and Ready Or Not by Fugees in UK.

What were the top hits on September 16, 1996?

The top hits on September 16, 1996 were Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio, I Love You Always Forever by Donna Lewis, Twisted by Keith Sweat in US and Ready Or Not by Fugees, Wannabe by The Spice Girls, Flava by Peter Andre in UK.


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