Saturday 21 December 1996
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Kaitlyn Dever and Atanas Kolev (rapper).
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 Fallen Man by Tony Hillerman was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 2Xtreme or A-10 Cuba!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
- R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
- Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
Famous Birthdays:21 December
- Olga Maria Nicolis di Robilant: patron of the arts, dies at age 96.
- Pakistan all out 67 to lose to Tasmania by an inning.
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 21 December 1996
- Atlanta Hawks - Charlotte Hornets : 93 - 98
- Boston Celtics - New Jersey Nets : 100 - 101
- Chicago Bulls - Philadelphia 76ers : 111 - 105
- Detroit Pistons - New York Knicks : 92 - 95
- New England Patriots - New York Giants : 23 - 22
- New Orleans Saints - St. Louis Rams : 13 - 14
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Antwerp - Charleroi : 3 - 1
- Cercle Brugge - Mechelen : 1 - 2
- Genk - Lokeren : 0 - 1
- Gent - Germinal : 2 - 0
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Valladolid - Real Madrid : 1 - 1
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