Wednesday 18 December 1996
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Marilyn Flores and Kellie Sweet.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton.
Scream, directed by Wes Craven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Rules by Ellen Fein, Sherrie Schneider was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Iron Man and X-O Manowar in Heavy Metal or Alpine Racer 2.
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Which were the important events of 18 December 1996 ?
- Roman festivals - Feast of Epona (during Saturnalia)
- R.C. Saints - Gatianus of Tours
- Also see December 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Niger - Republic Day (autonomous in 1958)
- Greek Orthodox Church ? Feast of Sebastian the Martyr
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- TV industry execs agree to adopt a ratings system
- American TV industry executives agree to adopt a ratings system.
- The Oakland, California school board passes a resolution officially declaring ''Ebonics'' a language or dialect.
- The ''loi Carrez'', or Carrez law governing property transactions was enacted in France Loi n°96-1107 du 18 décembre 1996
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- Merril Bainbridge - Mouth
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- Barbra Streisand - I Finally Found Someone
- Ginuwine - Pony
- New Edition - I'm Still In Love With You
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