Friday October 18, 1996
US date format: 10/18/1996, UK date format: 18/10/1996
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 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 Nadji Jeter .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio.
In UK Breakfast At Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something was in the top 5 hits.
Maachis, directed by Gulzar, 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 Two Fat Ladies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ganbare Goemon: Uchū Kaizoku Akogingu or Fragile Allegiance.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 18, 1996?
- Also see October 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- French Republican Calendar - Piment (Chili Pepper) Day, twenty-seventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- R.C. Church, Anglican communion, et alii - Feast of Saint Luke the Evangelist
- USA : Alaska: Alaska Day
- Nadji Jeter: Movie Actor.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 18, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
- Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- No Mercy - Where Do You Go
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- Eric Clapton - Change The World
- Quad City DJ's - C'Mon N' Ride It (The Train)
- AZ Yet - Last Night
- Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- BLACKstreet (Featuring Dr. Dre) - No Diggity
- Az Yet - Last Night (From "The Nutty Professor")
- Mint Condition - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
- Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage - Nobody
- Aaliyah - If Your Girl Only Knew
- Dru Hill - Tell Me (From "Eddie")
- Ginuwine - Pony
- 112 Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. - Only You
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- SWV - Use Your Heart
Sport Games on October 18, 1996
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bochum - Munich 1860 : 2 - 2
- Leverkusen - Stuttgart : 0 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Mannheim - Hertha : 2 - 1
- Meppen - Mainz : 5 - 4
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Oxford - Birmingham : 0 - 0
- Nijmegen - Utrecht : 2 - 2
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?