Friday 19 January 1996
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ivan Rudsky .
In that special week of January people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey.
In UK Earth Song by Michael Jackson was in the top 5 hits.
From Dusk Till Dawn, directed by Robert Rodriguez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Christmas Box by Richard Paul Evans was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The House.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Extreme Pinball or Duke Nukem 3D.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 January 1996 ?
- Confederate Heroes Day in Texas.
- Eastern and Oriental Orthodoxy ? Julian Calendar Theophany (Epiphany).
- St. Mark of Ephesus feast day .
- Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of Sult�n (Sovereignty) ? First day of the 17th month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- National Popcorn Day in United States of America, however some claim this is whatever day the Superbowl lands on.
- The unofficial National Popcorn Day
- Bernard Baily: comic artist, dies at age 79.
- Harold Wolpe: sociologist lawyer/South African activist, dies at age 70.
- Donald Simpson: American homicide victim, an identical twin and case of mistaken identity.
- Don Simpson: American film producer who, with his partner Jerry Bruckheimer, was responsible for blockbusters like "Flashdance," 1983 and "Top Gun," 1986.
- NHL approves move of Winnipeg Jets to Phoenix.
- The barge North Cape oil spill occurs as an engine fire forces the tugboat Scandia ashore on Moonstone Beach in South Kingstown, Rhode Island.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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Sport Games on 19 January 1996
- Atlanta Hawks - Philadelphia 76ers : 82 - 77
- Boston Celtics - Dallas Mavericks : 124 - 129
- Charlotte Hornets - Miami Heat : 114 - 106
- Detroit Pistons - Indiana Pacers : 81 - 89
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Le Havre - Paris SG : 1 - 1
- Heerenveen - PSV Eindhoven : 1 - 3
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?