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Friday 23 February 1996

It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Brad Corey and D'Angelo Russell. 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 Longitude by Dava Sobel 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 DeathKeep or Blood Omen: Legacy of Kain.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The House

Starring: Denyce Graves, Bernard Haitink

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The Adam and Joe Show

Starring: Adam Buxton, Joe Cornish, Nigel Buxton

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Organ Works

Starring: Howard Goodall

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Kitchen

Starring: Jacques Pepin, Claudine Pepin

Country: United States

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Big Cat Diary

Starring: Simon King, Jonathan Scott, Saba Douglas-Hamilton

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Bottle Rocket

Directed by: Wes Anderson

Starring: Luke Wilson, Owen Wilson, Ned Dowd

Country: United States

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Happy Gilmore

Directed by: Dennis Dugan

Starring: Adam Sandler, Christopher McDonald, Julie Bowen

Country: United States

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Beautiful Girls

Directed by: Ted Demme

Starring: Matt Dillon, Timothy Hutton, Noah Emmerich

Country: United States

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From Dusk Till Dawn

Directed by: Robert Rodriguez

Starring: Harvey Keitel, George Clooney, Juliette Lewis

Country: United States

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Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood

Directed by: Paris Barclay

Starring: Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 February 1996 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Milburga
  • Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
  • Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
  • Blessed odilia of Mombeek
  • Guyana - Mashramani-Republic Day.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Mark Waugh scores 130 in World Cup versus Kenya, 207 with brother Steve.
  • Rajindra Dhanraj takes 9-97 for Trinidad against Leeward Islands.

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Sport Games on 23 February 1996

NBA
American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - New York Knicks : 108 - 97
  • Charlotte Hornets - Washington Bullets : 100 - 94
  • Chicago Bulls - Miami Heat : 104 - 113
  • Detroit Pistons - Minnesota Timberwolves : 93 - 94
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Kaiserslautern - St Pauli : 0 - 0
  • Leverkusen - M'gladbach : 0 - 0
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Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Gueugnon - St Etienne : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 23 February 1996
Futbol Ligi 1
Football (Turkey)
  • Bursaspor - Fenerbahce : 0 - 0
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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.315316
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Netscape's Marc Andreessen -- Feb. 19, 1996
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9522

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Longitude

By: Dava Sobel

Anyone alive in the eighteenth century would have known that "the longitude problem" was the thorniest scientific dilemma of the day-and had been for centuries.

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Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot

By: Al Franken

In the grand satirical tradition of Swift, Rabelais, and Twain comes...Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot, and Other Observations...a scathing--but uncompromisingly fair--look at America's largest talk show host and the rest of the Republican right. Penned

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

By: John Berendt

Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty,early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? For nearly a decade, the shooting and its aftermath reverberated throughout this hauntingly beautiful city of moss-hung oaks and ...

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The Web

By: Jonathan Kellerman

Psychologist-detective Dr. Alex Delaware finds terror in the heart of paradise in this relentlessly sinister novel by America's premier writer of psychological suspense, the author of ten successive New York Times

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

DeathKeep

Platform: 3DO, Windows

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Strategic Simulations

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Cookie and Bibi 2

Cookie and Bibi 2

Platform: Arcade game

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Semicom

Digital Pinball: Necronomicon

Platform: Sega Saturn

Genre: Pinball

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Blood Omen: Legacy of Kain

Platform: PlayStation, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: NA Crystal Dynamics; EU Crystal Dynamics; JP BMG Interactive; NA Activision (PC); NA SCEA (PSN); PAL Square Enix (PSN)

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Bogey Dead 6

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Action, Simulation

Publisher: JP Asmik Ace Entertainment; NA SCEA; EU SCEE

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