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Monday 16 September 1996

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). 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. Last Man Standing, directed by Walter Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while The Deep End of the Ocean by Jacquelyn Mitchard was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Dragon Ball Z. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cruis'n World or Clandestiny.
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TV Series

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

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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Profit

Starring: Adrian Pasdar, Lisa Darr, Lisa Blount, Jack Gwaltney

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Last Man Standing

Directed by: Walter Hill

Starring: Bruce Willis, Bruce Dern, William Sanderson

Country: United States

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Sling Blade

Directed by: Billy Bob Thornton

Starring: Billy Bob Thornton, Dwight Yoakam, J.T. Walsh

Country: United States

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She's the One

Directed by: Edward Burns

Starring: Edward Burns, Jennifer Aniston, John Mahoney

Country: United States

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The Fan

Directed by: Tony Scott

Starring: Robert De Niro, Wesley Snipes, Ellen Barkin

Country: United States

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Tin Cup

Directed by: Ron Shelton

Starring: Kevin Costner, Rene Russo, Don Johnson

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 September 1996 ?

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.
  • Papua New Guinea - Independence Day (from Australia, 1975)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Andrew MacElhone: Bar owner, dies at 73.
  • Gene Nelson: Actor / dancer (SOB, Purple Hills, Starlift), dies at 76.
  • McGeorge Bundy: American intelligence officer and diplomat 6th United States National Security Advisor (d. 1996).
Facts:
  • 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
  • Space Shuttle STS 79 (Atlantis 17), launches into space
  • 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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Sport Games on 16 September 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
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Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Arsenal - Sheffield Weds : 4 - 1
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Web by Charles Krebs-Tony Stone Images.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9552
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Dick Morris and Wife Eileen McGann -- Sep. 9, 1996

Books

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

The Deep End of the Ocean

By: Jacquelyn Mitchard

"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 ...

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Harvest

By: Tess Gerritsen

Medical resident Dr. Abby Matteo is elated when the elite cardiac transplant team at Boston's Bayside Hospital taps her as a potential recruit.

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Undaunted Courage

By: Stephen E. Ambrose

From the bestselling author of Band of Brothers and D-Day, the definitive book on Lewis and Clark’s exploration of the Louisiana Purchase, the most momentous expedition in American history and one

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Servant of the Bones

By: Anne Rice

Anne Rice, among the most iconic creators in horror, brings one of her richest stories to the graphic novel form. A tale of murder, demonic revenge, and the redemptive power of faith, Servant of the Bones is ornately illustrated by ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Air Attack

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Comad

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Cruis'n World

Platform: Arcade Nintendo 64

Genre: Racing

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Enemy Zero

Platform: Saturn, Windows

Genre: Survival horror, stealth, adventure

Publisher: JP WARP

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Clandestiny

Platform: Windows

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Virgin Games

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Resident Evil

Platform: Dreamcast, Game Boy Color, GameCube, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo 64, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Sega Saturn, Wii, Wii U, Xbo

Genre: Survival horror Third-person shooter

Publisher: Capcom

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