Monday September 23, 1996
US date format: 9/23/1996, UK date format: 23/9/1996
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on September 23, 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 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.
Lea, directed by Ivan Fíla, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Lost World by Michael Crichton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dark Skies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Front Mission Series: Gun Hazard or Blazing Dragons.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 23, 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)
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- Howard Stern radio show premieres in West Palm Beach Florida (WCLB 95.5 FM)
- Lee Hi: South Korean singer.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 23, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
- Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- Quad City DJ's - C'Mon N' Ride It (The Train)
- Eric Clapton - Change The World
- LL Cool J - Loungin'
- Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High
- No Mercy - Where Do You Go
- Alanis Morissette - You Learn
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Aaliyah - If Your Girl Only Knew
- Az Yet - Last Night (From "The Nutty Professor")
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- 112 Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. - Only You
- Luther Vandross - Your Secret Love
- SWV - Use Your Heart
- 2Pac Featuring K-Ci And JoJo - How Do U Want It/California Love
- New Edition - Hit Me Off
- Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High/Let It Flow
- Maxwell - Ascension (Don't Ever Wonder)
Sport Games on September 23, 1996
- Miami Dolphins - Indianapolis Colts : 6 - 10
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Essen - Leipzig : 4 - 1
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Sevilla - Compostela : 0 - 1
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Wimbledon - Southampton : 3 - 1
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 23If September 23, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 2 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 29 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in September 1996?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?