Monday March 18, 1996
US date format: 3/18/1996, UK date format: 18/3/1996
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 18, 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 Madeline Carroll and Felix Hardy.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion.
In UK Children by Robert Miles was in the top 5 hits.
A Family Thing, directed by Richard Pearce, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Guilty As Sin by Tami Hoag was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Dana Carvey Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Air Gallet or Formula 1.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 18, 1996?
- Saint Edward (d.978)
- Aruba - Flag Day (1976)
- Ancient Latvia - Bindus Diena
- Saint Cyril of Jerusalem (d.386)
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- A nightclub fire in Quezon City, Philippines kills 162.
- The Ozone Disco Club fire in Quezon City, Philippines kills 163 people.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 18, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry
- Mariah Carey - One Sweet Day
- R. Kelly - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
- Alanis Morissette - Ironic
- Everything But The Girl - Missing
- Gin Blossoms - Follow You Down
- Joan Osborne - One Of Us
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- R. Kelly Featuring Ronald Isley - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
- D'Angelo - Lady
- Joe - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Chantay Savage - I Will Survive
- Total - No One Else
- Busta Rhymes - Woo-Hah!! Got You All In Check/Everything Remains Raw
- LL Cool J - Doin It
- Monica - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
Sport Games on March 18, 1996
- Chicago Bulls - Philadelphia 76ers : 98 - 94
- Denver Nuggets - Toronto Raptors : 122 - 114
- Golden State Warriors - San Antonio Spurs : 98 - 104
- Los Angeles Clippers - Seattle SuperSonics : 101 - 104
- Utah Jazz - Milwaukee Bucks : 107 - 90
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Duisburg - Leipzig : 5 - 1
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Newcastle - West Ham : 3 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 18If March 18, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 6 months, 8 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 20 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?