Friday 20 December 1996
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Rel and Aneurin Donald.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton.
Scream, directed by Wes Craven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Regulators by Richard Bachman was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Close Combat or Diablo series.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 December 1996 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Dominic of Silos
- Also see December 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The first All Faiths Day was celebrated in 2003 in Canandaigua, New York.
Famous Birthdays:20 December
- Apple Computer announces it will buy the NeXT Software company for about US$400 million in cash and Apple stock. NeXT Software CEO Steve Jobs will become an advisor to Apple chairman and CEO Gilbert Amelio.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- Merril Bainbridge - Mouth
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- Barbra Streisand - I Finally Found Someone
- Ginuwine - Pony
- New Edition - I'm Still In Love With You
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Sport Games on 20 December 1996
- Dallas Mavericks - Portland Trail Blazers : 77 - 107
- Detroit Pistons - Indiana Pacers : 84 - 75
- Los Angeles Clippers - Seattle SuperSonics : 86 - 102
- New Jersey Nets - Atlanta Hawks : 95 - 109
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Auxerre - Strasbourg : 0 - 1
- Cannes - Guingamp : 1 - 0
- Le Havre - Nancy : 1 - 3
- Lens - Monaco : 1 - 3
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Southend - Birmingham : 1 - 1
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Crewe - Notts County : 3 - 0
- Peterboro - Burnley : 3 - 2
- Shrewsbury - Walsall : 2 - 2
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