Monday October 21, 1996

US date format: 10/21/1996, UK date format: 21/10/1996

The day of the week was Monday, under the astrological sign of Libra (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on October 21, 1996).

Famous birthdays on this day include GreenVenom .

The number one song in US was Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio. Breakfast At Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something was #1 song in the UK.

The English Patient, directed by Anthony Minghella, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1996 while The Dilbert Principle by Scott Adams was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Staying Alive. If you liked videogames you were probably playing 2Xtreme or Assault Rigs.

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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October 21, 1996 Famous Birthdays


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If October 21, 1996 is your birthday you are 26 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on October 21.

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October 21, 1996 Famous Deaths


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Movies

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The English Patient

The English Patient

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Anthony Minghella

Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche, Willem Dafoe, Kristin Scott Thomas

Country: United States of America

Romeo + Juliet

Romeo + Juliet

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Baz Luhrmann

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Claire Danes, John Leguizamo, Harold Perrineau

Country: United States of America

Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Fran Rubel Kuzui

Starring: Kristy Swanson, Donald Sutherland, Paul Reubens, Rutger Hauer

Country: United States of America

The Mirror Has Two Faces

The Mirror Has Two Faces

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Barbra Streisand

Starring: Barbra Streisand, Jeff Bridges, Lauren Bacall, George Segal

Bad Moon

Bad Moon

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Eric Red

Starring: Mariel Hemingway, Michael Paré, Mason Gamble, Ken Pogue

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Music charts

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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
  2. - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
  3. - No Diggity
  4. - I Love You Always Forever
  5. - Where Do You Go

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Breakfast At Tiffany's
  2. - Words
  3. - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
  4. - Say You'll Be There
  5. - Setting Sun

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - No Diggity
  2. - This Is For The Lover In You
  3. - Last Night (From "The Nutty Professor")
  4. - Nobody
  5. - What Kind Of Man Would I Be

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Recuerdos, Tristeza Y Soledad
  2. - El Principe
  3. - Me Esta Doliendo Dejarte
  4. - No Llores Por Mi
  5. - Cuestion Olvidada
Sport Games on October 21, 1996

Sport Games on October 21, 1996


NFL

American Football
  • Oakland Raiders - San Diego Chargers : 23 - 14
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Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • F Koln - Kaiserslautern : 0 - 0
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La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Sp Gijon - Sevilla : 1 - 1
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Ethniki Katigoria

Football (Greece)
  • Kalamata - AEK : 0 - 3
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TV Series

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Staying Alive

Staying Alive

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Two Fat Ladies

Two Fat Ladies

Release year: 1996

Starring: Clarissa Dickson Wright, Jennifer Paterson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Dark Skies

Dark Skies

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Scott Stewart

Safe and Sound

Safe and Sound

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Clark Davis

Chain Reaction

Chain Reaction

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Andrew Davis

Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Dilbert Principle by Scott Adams

The Dilbert Principle

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Dilbert is the creator of the most popular comic strip in America (syndicated in almost 1000 newspapers). This author takes a look at corporate America's glorious lunacy.

The Deep End of the Ocean by Jacquelyn Mitchard

The Deep End of the Ocean

By:

Los Angeles Times: "Masterful...A big tale about human connection, emotional survival"

The Rules by Ellen Fein, Sherrie Schneider

The Rules

By:

Hardcover book in excellent condition, no marks or bent pages. The "Rules" paperback will be provided for free, but it is stained from age.

The Runaway Jury by John Grisham

The Runaway Jury

By:

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

To The Hilt by Dick Francis

To The Hilt

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The story of a self-imposed exile who must rehabilitate his senses to save his family and himself is told by the famed master of mystery, suspense and suspense.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

2Xtreme

2Xtreme

Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America

Assault Rigs

Assault Rigs

Platform: Windows, PlayStation, Sega Saturn

Genre: Action

Publisher: Psygnosis

CyberJudas

CyberJudas

Platform: PC (DOS)

Genre: Presidential simulation game

Publisher: Merit Studios

Final Doom

Final Doom

Platform: MS-DOS, Windows 95, Macintosh, PlayStation

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: GT Interactive

DoReMi Fantasy: Milon's DokiDoki Adventure

DoReMi Fantasy: Milon's DokiDoki Adventure

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Hudson Soft

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 21, 1996?

On October 21, 1996 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is October 21, 1996?

On October 21, 1996 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on October 21, 1996?

On October 21, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 21, 1996?

On October 21, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 21, 1996?

On October 21, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on October 21, 1996?

On October 21, 1996 several famous people were born including, GreenVenom .

Which famous people died on October 21, 1996?

Famous people died on October 21, 1996 include, Abdelhamid Benhadugah, Eric Halsall, George Houston.

What was the number one song in October 21, 1996?

The number one song in the week of October 21, 1996 was Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio in US and Breakfast At Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something in UK.

What were the top hits on October 21, 1996?

The top hits on October 21, 1996 were Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio, It's All Coming Back To Me Now by Celine Dion, No Diggity by BLACKstreet in US and Breakfast At Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something, Words by Boyzone, It's All Coming Back To Me Now by Celine Dion in UK.