Thursday November 21, 1996

US date format: 11/21/1996, UK date format: 21/11/1996

It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 21, 1996). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Simplynessa15 . In that special week of November people in US were listening to No Diggity by BLACKstreet. In UK Say You'll Be There by The Spice Girls was in the top 5 hits. Bernie, directed by Albert Dupontel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Out of Sight. If you liked videogames you were probably playing 2Xtreme or Brian Lara Cricket '96.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Directed by: Albert Dupontel

Starring: Claude Perron, Albert Dupontel, Roland Blanche, Hélène Vincent

A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Directed by: Adrian Noble

Starring: Lindsay Duncan, Alex Jennings, Desmond Barrit, Finbar Lynch

Head of the Family

Head of the Family

Directed by: Charles Band

Starring: Blake Adams, Jacqueline Lovell, Bob Schott, James Jones

Petticoat Planet

Petticoat Planet

Directed by: David DeCoteau

Starring: Elizabeth Kaitan, Troy Vincent, Lesli Kay, Betsy Lynn George

Star Trek: First Contact

Star Trek: First Contact

Directed by: Jonathan Frakes

Starring: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner, LeVar Burton

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 21, 1996?


  • Also see November 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • World Hello Day
  • Bangladesh - Armed Forces Day in Bangladesh
  • R.C. Saints - Presentation of Mary
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  • Rehearsal opens at Criterion Theater, New York City

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 21, 1996?
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Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Say You'll Be There
  2. - What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted
  3. - If You Ever
  4. - Un-Break My Heartyoutube
  5. - Breathe

Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - Pony
  2. - Nobody
  3. - No Diggity
  4. - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
  5. - This Is For The Lover In You
  6. - Un-Break My Heartyoutube
  7. - You Don't Have To Worry/I'm Still In Love With You
  8. - Last Night (From "The Nutty Professor")
  9. - Falling
  10. - Tell Me (From "Eddie")
Sport Games on November 21, 1996

Sport Games on November 21, 1996


American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Milwaukee Bucks : 73 - 65
  • Charlotte Hornets - Indiana Pacers : 90 - 87
  • Chicago Bulls - Denver Nuggets : 110 - 92
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Toronto Raptors : 89 - 81
  • Golden State Warriors - Utah Jazz : 104 - 109
See all Basketball game results of November 21, 1996


Football (Netherlands)
  • Graafschap - Groningen : 2 - 0
  • Twente - Heerenveen : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of November 21, 1996

TV Series

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Out of Sight

Out of Sight

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Staying Alive

Staying Alive

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Two Fat Ladies

Two Fat Ladies

Starring: Clarissa Dickson Wright, Jennifer Paterson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Dark Skies

Dark Skies

Directed by: Scott Stewart

Black Box

Black Box

Magazine Covers

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The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield

The Celestine Prophecy


THE #1 BESTSELLING INTERNATIONAL PHENOMENON - NOW WITH A NEW PREFACEYou have never read a book like this before -- a book that comes along once in a lifetime to change lives forever.In

The Deep End of the Ocean by Jacquelyn Mitchard

The Deep End of the Ocean


"Masterful...A big story about human connection and emotional survival" - Los Angeles Times The first book ever chosen by Oprah's Book ClubFew first novels receive the kind of attention and acclaim showered on this powerful story—a nationwide bestseller, a critical …

The Regulators by Richard Bachman

The Regulators


On a perfect summer afternoon in Wentworth, Ohio, many of the citizens who live on Poplar Street are killed mysteriously, and at the center of the mystery is a

Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt

Angela's Ashes


A Pulitzer Prize–winning, #1 New York Times bestseller, Angela’s Ashes is Frank McCourt’s masterful memoir of his childhood in Ireland.“When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all.

My Gal Sunday by Mary Higgins Clark

My Gal Sunday


A dashing ex-president and his young congresswoman bride become an irresistible sleuthing duo in four acclaimed stories from the Queen of Suspense.Henry


What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Dark Savior

Dark Savior

Platform: Saturn

Genre: Platformer Puzzle Adventure Fighting

Publisher: Sega



Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America

Brian Lara Cricket '96

Brian Lara Cricket '96

Platform: Sega Mega Drive Microsoft Windows Amiga

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Codemasters

Bot Soccer

Bot Soccer

Platform: MS-DOS, Windows

Genre: Simulation

Publisher: Expert Software

Dark Sun Online: Crimson Sands

Dark Sun Online: Crimson Sands

Platform: Windows 95

Genre: Massively multiplayer online role-playing game

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc. Total Entertainment Network

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