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Saturday 23 March 1996

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Josef Elzein and Jakob Elzein. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion. In UK Children by Robert Miles was in the top 5 hits. Ghost in the Shell, directed by Mamoru Oshii, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while It Takes A Village by Hillary Rodham Clinton was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Tell It Like It Is. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Abuse or Earthsiege 2.
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 ?

The Birdcage

Directed by: Mike Nichols

Starring: Robin Williams, Nathan Lane, Gene Hackman

Country: United States

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Fargo

Directed by: Joel Coen

Starring: William H. Macy, Frances McDormand, Steve Buscemi

Country: United States

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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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 March 1996 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Rebecca (d.1914)
  • Roman Empire - Tubilustrium was held in honor of Mars.
  • Ancient Latvia - Lieldienas held in honor of Mara and other pagan goddesses.
  • Pakistan - National Day (Republic Day).
  • Saint Turibius of Mongrovejo (died 1606)
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Facts:
  • Taiwan holds its first direct elections and chooses Lee Teng-hui as President.
  • Islamists clash with security forces in Kashmir, killing 11.
  • The devastating Marcopper mining disaster on the island of Marinduque, Philippines takes place.
  • An 81-day long standoff begins between antigovernment Freemen and federal officers in Jordan, Montana.
  • The 68th Academy Awards, hosted by Whoopi Goldberg, are held at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles, California with ''Braveheart'' winning Best Picture.

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Sport Games on 23 March 1996

NBA
American Basketball
  • Detroit Pistons - Atlanta Hawks : 84 - 92
  • Minnesota Timberwolves - Houston Rockets : 108 - 103
  • Philadelphia 76ers - Seattle SuperSonics : 89 - 129
  • Phoenix Suns - Golden State Warriors : 89 - 98
See all Basketball game results of 23 March 1996
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Mechelen - Beveren : 2 - 1
  • Molenbeek - Lierse : 0 - 0
  • Seraing - Antwerp : 0 - 1
  • St Truiden - Lommel : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of 23 March 1996
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Dortmund - Ein Frankfurt : 6 - 0
  • Freiburg - FC Koln : 2 - 0
  • Kaiserslautern - Werder Bremen : 0 - 0
  • Leverkusen - Bayern Munich : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 23 March 1996
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Leipzig - Bochum : 0 - 1
  • Nurnberg - Chemnitz : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 23 March 1996

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.319
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Hillary Rodham Clinton -- Mar. 18, 1996
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9526

Books

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

It Takes A Village

By: Hillary Rodham Clinton

In celebration of the tenth anniversary of It Takes a Village, this splendid edition includes photographs and a new Introduction by Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton.A

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Undaunted Courage

By: Stephen E. Ambrose

From the bestselling author of Band of Brothers and D-Day, the definitive book on Lewis and Clark’s exploration of the Louisiana Purchase, the most momentous expedition in American history and one

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The Cat Who Said Cheese

By: Lilian Jackson Braun

Everything smells in Pickax when a killer invades the Great Food Expo. Luckily, Qwill is on the scene, his mustache twitching with suspicions.

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Five Days In Paris

By: Danielle Steel

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

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Abuse

Platform: DOS, Mac OS, Acorn Archimedes, AmigaOS, AmigaOS 4, iOS, Linux

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: NA Electronic Arts; EU Origin Systems

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Age of Sail

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: TalonSoft

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Bluppo

Bluppo

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Scrolling tile-based computer puzzle game

Publisher: Webfoot Technologies

Crusader: No Regret

Platform: PC (DOS)

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Earthsiege 2

Platform: Windows 95

Genre: Vehicle Simulation

Publisher: Sierra Entertainment

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