Wednesday 17 April 1996
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Dee Dee Davis and Dee Davis.
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 Contra: Legacy of War or Marvel Super Heroes: War of the Gems.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 April 1996 ?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
Famous Birthdays:17 April
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 17 April 1996
- Boston Celtics - Washington Bullets : 121 - 106
- Golden State Warriors - Minnesota Timberwolves : 109 - 103
- Indiana Pacers - Detroit Pistons : 93 - 102
- Miami Heat - Philadelphia 76ers : 86 - 90
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Hansa Rostock - Hamburg : 2 - 0
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Leicester - Oldham : 2 - 0
- Stoke - Charlton : 1 - 0
- Tranmere - Ipswich : 5 - 2
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Shrewsbury - Wrexham : 2 - 2
- Swindon - Burnley : 0 - 0
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