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Monday 23 September 1996

It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Lee Hi . In that special week of September people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio. In UK Ready Or Not by Fugees was in the top 5 hits. Last Man Standing, directed by Walter Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Dirt by Stuart Woods was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pappyland. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Down in the Dumps or Alien Incident.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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

Last Man Standing

Directed by: Walter Hill

Starring: Bruce Willis, Bruce Dern, William Sanderson

Country: United States

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Sling Blade

Directed by: Billy Bob Thornton

Starring: Billy Bob Thornton, Dwight Yoakam, J.T. Walsh

Country: United States

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She's the One

Directed by: Edward Burns

Starring: Edward Burns, Jennifer Aniston, John Mahoney

Country: United States

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Tin Cup

Directed by: Ron Shelton

Starring: Kevin Costner, Rene Russo, Don Johnson

Country: United States

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The Fan

Directed by: Tony Scott

Starring: Robert De Niro, Wesley Snipes, Ellen Barkin

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Roger and the Rottentrolls

Starring: Rebecca Front

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Leaving Home

Starring: Oliver Knussen

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The Daily Show

Written by: Lizz Winstead, Madeleine Smithberg

Starring: Jon Stewart

Country: United States

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The Forensic Files

Written by: Paul Dowling

Starring: Dayle Hinman, Peter Thomas

Country: United States

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Starring: Adrian Pasdar, Lisa Darr, Lisa Blount, Jack Gwaltney

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 September 1996 ?

  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Adomnan of Iona, Saint Constantius, Saint Thecla.
  • French Republican Calendar - Safran (Saffron) Day, second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Saudi Arabia - National Day (unification 1932)
  • Japanese Autumnal equinox Day (????/Sh?bun no hi)
  • Celebrate Bisexuality Day - September 23rd of every year is designated as Celebrate Bisexuality Day and celebrated by members of the bisexual community and their allies worldwide. Observed annually since 1999.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Lee Hi: South Korean singer.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Howard Stern radio show premieres in West Palm Beach Florida (WCLB 95.5 FM)

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Sport Games on 23 September 1996

American Football
  • Miami Dolphins - Indianapolis Colts : 6 - 10
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Essen - Leipzig : 4 - 1
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Sevilla - Compostela : 0 - 1
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Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Wimbledon - Southampton : 3 - 1
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What news were making the headlines those days in September 1996?

  • Time: Redux, the hot new diet pill. Photograph by Michael Keller-FPG International (Background digitally a
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9553
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.345


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


By: Stuart Woods

Feared and loathed for her poison pen and ice queen persona, Amanda Dart has made her share of enemies. Then the tables are turned.

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The Runaway Jury

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThey are at the center of a multimillion-dollar legal hurricane: twelve men and women who have been investigated, watched, manipulated, and harassed by high-priced lawyers and consultants who will stop at nothing to secure a verdict.

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The Last Thing He Wanted

By: Joan Didion

In her first novel in twelve years, the legendary author of Play It As It Lays and Slouching Toward Bethlehem trains her eye on the far frontiers of the Monroe Doctrine,

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Emotional Intelligence

By: Daniel Goleman

Everyone knows that high IQ is no guarantee of success, happiness, or virtue, but until Emotional Intelligence, we could only guess why.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Big Red Racing

Platform: DOS

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Domark

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Down in the Dumps

Platform: MS-DOS, Microsoft Windows, Apple Macintosh

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Philips Media

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Platform: Arcade, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Portable, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360

Genre: Role-playing, Social simulation

Publisher: JP Atlus, ASCII Corporation; NA Atlus; EU Koei, Ghostlight, Sega, Square Enix, NIS America, Zen United

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Alien Incident

Alien Incident

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Graphic adventure game

Publisher: GameTek

Bass Masters Classic: Pro Edition

Platform: Super NES[1] Sega Genesis

Genre: Fishing

Publisher: Black Pearl[1] Malibu (Bass Masters Classic, SNES) Altron (Bass Masters Classic, SFC)

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