Saturday October 19, 1996
US date format: 10/19/1996, UK date format: 19/10/1996
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 19, 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 Kayden Stephenson .
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 Blazing Dragons or DeathKeep.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 19, 1996?
- Niue - Constitution Day in honour of the country's independence (self-governing in free association with New Zealand) in 1974.
- Brazil - Independence Day of State of Piauf
- Albania - Mother Teresa Day.
- Also see October 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- Braves beat the New York Yanks by record tying 11 runs, 12-1 in a World Series
- Kayden Stephenson: Vine Star.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 19, 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 19, 1996
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Genk : 3 - 1
- Antwerp - Lierse : 0 - 1
- Cercle Brugge - St Truiden : 1 - 1
- Gent - Harelbeke : 1 - 4
- Lokeren - Charleroi : 4 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bielefeld - FC Koln : 1 - 4
- Duisburg - Dusseldorf : 0 - 0
- Karlsruhe - Werder Bremen : 1 - 3
- M'gladbach - Hansa Rostock : 2 - 0
- Schalke 04 - Hamburg : 2 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Ein Frankfurt - Wolfsburg : 1 - 1
- Unterhaching - Uerdingen : 0 - 0
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Bilbao - Tenerife : 2 - 0
- Extremadura - Zaragoza : 2 - 1
- Hercules - Oviedo : 1 - 1
- La Coruna - Espanol : 2 - 0
- Real Madrid - Sociedad : 6 - 1
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