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What day of the week was February 22, 1996?


February 22, 1996 was a Thursday and it was the 53rd day of the year 1996 in the Gregorian calendar.

February 22, 1996 can also be written as 2/22/1996 in the US and as 22/2/1996 in UK and Europe.

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February 22, 1996: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on February 22, 1996:

  • 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.

February 22, 1996: What were the magazines covers that day?

LIFE Magazine

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February 22, 1996: What were the main match results that day?

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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February 22, 1996: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for February 22nd is Pisces.

Pisces is the 12th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between February 19th and March 20th belong to the Pisces sign: discover Pisces personality and who should a Pisces marry.

Babies born in February are either Aquarius or Pisces. People born before February 18th are Aquarius, while people born from February 19th have the sign of Pisces.

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February 22, 1996: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for February 22, 1996 is Rat and the associated element is Fire.

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February 22, 1996: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on February 22, 1996 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on February 22, 1996 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on February 22, 1996 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 20% full, rising at 08:37 am and setting at 10:05 pm.

The previous full moon was on Feb 04, 1996 while the next full moon would come on Mar 05, 1996.

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Who was born on February 22, 1996?


Famous people born on February 22, 1996:

  • Nicholas Martinez

    Youtube star.

  • Kevin McFarlane

    Youtube star.

  • Cole Pendery

    Pop singer.

  • Virginia Troiani
  • Sutiwas Wongsamran
  • Yang Haoran
  • Martynas Sajus
  • Nadežda Smirnova
  • Nicole Studer
  • Andreas Bengtsson
  • Joshua Daniels
  • Erwin Saavedra
  • Louis Adams
  • Eleonora Dominici
  • Raynier Fernandes
  • Pablo Fornals
  • Samúel Kári Friðjónsson
  • Mendurim Hoti
  • João Jaquité
  • Michael Johnston

Whose famous birthday is on February 22nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on February 22nd:

  • Drew Barrymore
    Drew Barrymore

    American actress, noted family.

  • Steve Irwin
    Steve Irwin

    He is an australian environmentalist and television personality.

  • Kyle MacLachlan
    Kyle MacLachlan

    American actor best known for his portrayal of a small-town innocent in 1986's "blue velvet.

  • Thomas Jane
    Thomas Jane

    American producer and director of actor.

  • Giulietta Masina
    Giulietta Masina

    Italian actress, who performed with such passion and depth that she could imbue everyday life with a touch of the absurd.

  • Julie Walters
    Julie Walters

    British actress who received critical acclaim for her performance as "educating rita", winning a tony award for stage performance.

  • Bruce Forsyth
    Bruce Forsyth

    London, england -- comedian/tv host (generation game).

  • Jonathan Demme
    Jonathan Demme

    American screenwriter and producer of director films.

  • Sheila Hancock
    Sheila Hancock

    English actress and author.

  • Ellen Greene
    Ellen Greene

    American actress and singer.

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How old is someone born on February 22, 1996?


Someone born on February 22, 1996 is:

28 years 2 months old,

or 338 months and 27 days old,

or 1473 weeks and 3 days old,

or 10314 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on February 22, 1996?

There are 279 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday February 22nd 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on February 22, 1996?

You belong to the Gen Z generation if you were born on February 22, 1996.

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February 22, 1996: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on February 22, 1996:

  • Berkley Mather

    British author known for his spy thrillers.

  • Bob Peterson

    Bob Peterson was a Major League Baseball pitcher who played for the Pittsburgh Pirates and Chicago Cubs.

  • Helmut Schoen

    Soccer coach dies at the age of 80.

  • Niall MacDermott

    Lawyer/politicaltician dies at the age of 79.

  • Elettrio Corda
  • Giovanni Badalini
  • Joseph W. Barr

What famous deaths happened on February 22nd?

Famous deaths on February 22nd:

  • Simone Simon
    Simone Simon

    Famed french actress, best known for marc allegret’s "lac aux dames.

  • Ed Flanders
    Ed Flanders

    Actor (dr westphall st elsewhere), commits suicide when he is 60.

  • Morgan Woodward
    Morgan Woodward

    American actor (b. 1925).

  • Edith Barrett
    Edith Barrett

    Actress (molly & me ghost ship), dies aged 64.

  • Efrem Zimbalist
    Efrem Zimbalist

    Russian-american violinist composer, conductor.

  • Joan Woodbury
    Joan Woodbury

    Actress (super sleuth, northwest trail).

  • Beyla Warhol

    Beyla Warhol was an American visual artist, film director, and producer who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop...

  • Andy Warhol

    A leading figure in the Pop Art movement, known for his iconic silkscreen paintings of celebrities and consumer products.

  • Javel Warhol

    American artist and a leading figure in the Pop Art movement.

  • Charles Lyell

    Charles Lyell was a Scottish geologist who is best known as the author of the famous book 'Principles of Geology', which presented the...

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February 22, 1996: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on February 22, 1996:

  • Blessed Saint Isabel of France (+1270)
  • United States - Washington's Birthday (traditionally).
  • Ash Wednesday in 2023.
  • The Scouting movement celebrates this day as "B.-P. day" or "Founder's Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
  • The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts celebrates this day as "Thinking Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell, and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
  • Roman Catholic Church - Feast of the Chair of Saint Peter.

Saints celebrated on February 22, 1996:

  • Saint Lucia - independence (1979).
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February 22, 1996: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on February 22, 1996 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week February 19th and February 25th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


February 22, 1996: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on February 22, 1996 was One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey, according to the music chart for the week February 19th and February 25th.

February 22, 1996: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on February 22, 1996 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week February 19th and February 25th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - One Sweet Day
  2. - Not Gon' Cry
  3. - Missing
  4. - Nobody Knows
  5. - Sittin' Up In My Room

February 22, 1996: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on February 22, 1996 was Spaceman by Babylon Zoo, according to the music chart for the week February 19th and February 25th.

February 22, 1996: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on February 22, 1996 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week February 19th and February 25th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Spaceman
  2. - Anything
  3. - Slight Return
  4. - Lifted
  5. - I Wanna Be A Hippy

February 22, 1996: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on February 22, 1996 was Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale") by Mary J. Blige, according to the R&B music chart for the week February 19th and February 25th.

February 22, 1996: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on February 22, 1996 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week February 19th and February 25th. It included the following Top 5 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...")

February 22, 1996: What was the number 1 Latin song on that day?

The number 1 Latin song on February 22, 1996 was Amor by Cristian, according to the Latin music chart for the week February 19th and February 25th.

February 22, 1996: What was the Latin music chart on that day?

The Latin music chart on February 22, 1996 is the list of the most popular Latin songs for the week February 19th and February 25th. It included the following Top 5 Latin songs:

  1. - Amor
  2. - Un Millon De Rosas
  3. - Amaneci En Tus Brazos
  4. - Como Te Extrano
  5. - Enamorado De Un Fantasma

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February 22, 1996: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on February 22, 1996 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Bloodsport 2

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Alan Mehrez

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

Savage

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Avi Nesher

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

Trainspotting

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Danny Boyle

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

Country: United States of America

Bottle Rocket

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Wes Anderson

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

Country: United States of America

Before and After

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Barbet Schroeder

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

February 22, 1996: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on February 22, 1996 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Marisol

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Eugene Martin

February 22, 1996: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on February 22, 1996 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman

Emotional Intelligence

By:

We all know that IQ alone is not a guarantee of success, happiness or virtue. However, until Emotional Intelligence was developed, we couldn't be certain why.

Time Present, Time Past by Bill Bradley

Time Present, Time Past

By:

Bill Bradley earned a national reputation as a senator for his thoughtfulness and decency. He was also willing to take controversial positions on issues such as tax reform and the environment.

The Cat Who Said Cheese by Lilian Jackson Braun

The Cat Who Said Cheese

By:

Pickax is a place where everything smells when there's a killer at the Great Food Expo. Qwill, his mustache twitching in suspicion, is there to save the day.

The Lost World by Michael Crichton

The Lost World

By:

The sequel to Jurassic Park's smash hit, Timeline, Sphere and Congo is now available from the author of Timeline, Sphere and Congo. This thriller has been millions of years in development.

The Horse Whisperer by Nicholas Evans

The Horse Whisperer

By:

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERHis full name is Tom Booker. His voice can soothe wild horses and his touch can heal broken spirits. Annie Graves, a mother of two, has traveled across continents to Montana's Booker Ranch to help her …

February 22, 1996: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on February 22, 1996 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

DeathDrome

DeathDrome

Platform: Windows 95

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Viacom New Media

Radical Dreamers

Radical Dreamers

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Visual novel

Publisher: Square

Genewars

Genewars

Platform: Windows, DOS

Genre: RTS

Publisher: Electronic Arts

A-10 Cuba!

A-10 Cuba!

Platform: Windows, Mac

Genre: Flight simulator

Publisher: Activision

Eressea

Eressea

Platform: Cross-platform, E-mail

Genre: Turn-based strategy

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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 the Pope was St John Paul II.

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What is special about February 22nd?

February 22nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 22nd day of the month of February. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on February 22nd, such as:

  • 2019 - 2019 venezuelan presidential crisis: venezuelan national guard troops open fire on indigenous pemon protestors who tried to block a military convoy headed to brazil-venezuela border. at least two people were killed and 14 more were injured.
  • 2018 - Police in montenegro have identified the attacker of a grenade attack against the u.s. embassy in podgorica yesterday. he was an ex-military veteran of the armed forces of yugoslavia, according to authorities.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war, raqqa offensive: u.s.-backed sdf troops on two fronts meet northeast of raqqa to encircle a small group of villages held by isis.

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What happened in 1996?

1996 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • 7th Billboard Music Awards
  • Sex & Longing opens at Cort Theater, New York City
  • Cornerstone dedication for Holocaust Museum in New York City

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What was the calendar for February 1996?

February 1996 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with February being the 2nd month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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