Thursday February 22, 1996

US date format: 2/22/1996, UK date format: 22/2/1996

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 22, 1996). 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. Famous people born on this day include Cole Pendery and Nicholas Martinez. 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. Bloodsport 2, directed by Alan Mehrez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Five Days In Paris by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Marisol. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arabian Nights: Sabaku no Seirei-ō or Big Red Racing.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Blessed Saint Isabel of France (+1270)
  • United States - Washington's Birthday (traditionally).
  • Ash Wednesday in 2023.
  • Saint Lucia - independence (1979).
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Events

  • Bus Stop opens at Circle in the Square Theater NYC for 29 performances
  • STS 75 (Columbia 19), launches into orbit
  • Actress Halle Berry files for divorce from David Justice.
  • Disney launches the Disney.com web site on the Internet. Primary purpose of the site is to provide travel info on Disneyland and Walt Disney World, and to promote Disney merchandise.

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Movies

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Bloodsport 2

Bloodsport 2

Directed by: Alan Mehrez

Starring: Daniel Bernhardt, James Hong, Pat Morita, Donald Gibb

Savage

Savage

Directed by: Avi Nesher

Starring: Olivier Gruner, Jennifer Grant, Kario Salem, Kristin Minter

Trainspotting

Trainspotting

Directed by: Danny Boyle

Starring: Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Kevin McKidd

Country: United States of America

Bottle Rocket

Bottle Rocket

Directed by: Wes Anderson

Starring: Luke Wilson, Owen Wilson, Ned Dowd, Shea Fowler

Country: United States of America

Before and After

Before and After

Directed by: Barbet Schroeder

Starring: Meryl Streep, Liam Neeson, Edward Furlong, Julia Weldon

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 22, 1996?
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Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
  2. - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
  3. - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
  4. - No One Else
  5. - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
  6. - Tonite's Tha Night
  7. - Soon As I Get Home
  8. - Where Do U Want Me To Put It
  9. - One Sweet Day
  10. - Get Money
Sport Games on February 22, 1996

Sport Games on February 22, 1996


NBA

American Basketball
  • Chicago Bulls - Atlanta Hawks : 96 - 91
  • Denver Nuggets - Portland Trail Blazers : 78 - 107
  • Golden State Warriors - Seattle SuperSonics : 90 - 106
  • Houston Rockets - Cleveland Cavaliers : 86 - 80
  • Toronto Raptors - Utah Jazz : 86 - 102
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TV Series

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Marisol

Marisol

Directed by: Eugene Martin

Sunday Night Sex Show

Sunday Night Sex Show

Starring: Sue Johanson

Country: Canada

My Wonderful Life

My Wonderful Life

La inolvidable

La inolvidable

Hypernauts

Hypernauts

Days to next February 22

If February 22, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 7 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 26 days.
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1996?

Books

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Five Days In Paris by Danielle Steel

Five Days In Paris

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As president of a major pharmaceutical empire, Peter Haskell has everything. Power, position, a career and a family, which mean everything to him, and for which he has sacrificed a great

The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield

The Celestine Prophecy

By:

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

Behind The Lines by W. E. B. Griffin

Behind The Lines

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Behind the Lines is W. E. B. Griffin's powerful novel of World War II -- and the courage, patriotism, and sacrifice of those who fought it.By

The Lost World by Michael Crichton

The Lost World

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From the author of Timeline, Sphere, and Congo comes the sequel to the smash-hit Jurassic Park, a thriller that’s been millions of years in the making.

That Camden Summer by LaVyrle Spencer

That Camden Summer

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LaVyrle Spencer, known for her "heartrending slices of Americana" writes of how love can be more special the second time around...

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Arabian Nights: Sabaku no Seirei-ō

Arabian Nights: Sabaku no Seirei-ō

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Role-playing game

Publisher: Takara

The Eye of Typhoon

The Eye of Typhoon

Platform: 3DO, MS-DOS, Neo-Geo (cancelled)

Genre: 2D Versus fighting

Publisher: Viccom (MS-DOS version) LG (3DO version)

Disruptor

Disruptor

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Universal Interactive Studios

Frantic Flea

Frantic Flea

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Action

Publisher: GameTek

Big Red Racing

Big Red Racing

Platform: DOS

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Domark

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 22, 1996?

On February 22, 1996 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is February 22, 1996?

On February 22, 1996 the zodiac sign was Pisces.

Who was the US President on February 22, 1996?

On February 22, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 22, 1996?

On February 22, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 22, 1996?

On February 22, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 22, 1996?

On February 22, 1996 several famous people were born including, Cole Pendery, Nicholas Martinez, Kevin McFarlane.

Which famous people died on February 22, 1996?

Famous people died on February 22, 1996 include, Helmut Schoen, Niall MacDermott.

What was the number one song in February 22, 1996?

The number one song in the week of February 22, 1996 was One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey in US and Spaceman by Babylon Zoo in UK.

What were the top hits on February 22, 1996?

The top hits on February 22, 1996 were One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey, Not Gon' Cry by Mary J. Blige, Missing by Everything But The Girl in US and Spaceman by Babylon Zoo, Anything by 3T, Slight Return by The Bluetones in UK.


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