Wednesday 21 February 1996
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jake Boys and Soren Bjerg.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey.
In UK Spaceman by Babylon Zoo was in the top 5 hits.
Bottle Rocket, directed by Wes Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Rainmaker by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Mark Thomas Comedy Product.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Chaos Engine 2 or Captain Quazar.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 February 1996 ?
- Saint Pepin of Landen
- Language Martyrs' Day - A day celebrated by Bengali speaking people for gaining right of mother tongue.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Peter Damiani.
- Saint Randoald
- International Mother Language Day (UNESCO).
Famous Birthdays:21 February
- Soyuz TM-23 launched into orbit.
- Morton Gould, American musician and composer, dies at age 82 (born 1913).
- King Fahd of Saudi Arabia announces his medical recovery in the national press and assumes power again from his brother, Crown Prince Abdullah.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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Sport Games on 21 February 1996
- Boston Celtics - Phoenix Suns : 107 - 120
- Houston Rockets - Minnesota Timberwolves : 101 - 120
- Los Angeles Lakers - Los Angeles Clippers : 112 - 108
- Miami Heat - Philadelphia 76ers : 66 - 57
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Derby - Luton : 1 - 1
- Wolves - Leicester : 2 - 3
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Swindon - Brentford : 2 - 2
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Man United - Everton : 2 - 0
- West Ham - Newcastle : 2 - 0
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