Tuesday 20 August 1996
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Julian Jordan and Maddie Orlando.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio.
In UK Wannabe by The Spice Girls was in the top 5 hits.
She's the One, directed by Edward Burns, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while A Time to Kill by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Leaving Home.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fable or Gekisou Sentai Carranger: Zenkai! Racer Senshi.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 August 1996 ?
- Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
- RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Estonia - Restoration Day
- Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
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- A thousands-large protest in Seoul, calling for reunification with North Korea, is broken up by riot police.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
- Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever
- LL Cool J - Loungin'
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- Quad City DJ's - C'Mon N' Ride It (The Train)
- Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High
- Eric Clapton - Change The World
- R. Kelly - I Can't Sleep Baby (If I)
- 2 Pac - How Do U Want It
- Tracy Chapman - Give Me One Reason
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Sport Games on 20 August 1996
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bielefeld - St Pauli : 1 - 2
- Hamburg - Freiburg : 5 - 1
- Schalke 04 - M'gladbach : 0 - 0
- Werder Bremen - Hansa Rostock : 1 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Amiens - Chateauroux : 0 - 2
- Charleville - Perpignan : 0 - 2
- Laval - Beauvais : 2 - 1
- Louhans-Cuis. - Gueugnon : 1 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Bolton - Man City : 1 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Leeds - Sheffield Weds : 0 - 2
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