Sunday March 24, 1996
US date format: 3/24/1996, UK date format: 24/3/1996
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 24, 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 Jack Johnson and Sergio Razta.
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.
A Family Thing, directed by Richard Pearce, 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 The Dana Carvey Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Deadlock: Planetary Conquest or AD&D Masterpiece Collection.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 24, 1996?
- World Tuberculosis Day.
- Saint Simeon (died 1475)
- Ancient Latvia - Kazimiras Diena observed.
- Saint Catharine of Sweden ((died 1381)
- 16th Golden Raspberry Awards: Showgirls wins.
- Eastenders star Michael French is reported to be a homosexual
- MTA raises NYC bridge tolls to $3.50 each way
- Laura Davies wins LPGA Standard Register Ping Golf Tournament.
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- Maria Lucia Beltran Alcayaga: Singer, dies at 66.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 24, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry
- Mariah Carey - One Sweet Day
- R. Kelly - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
- Alanis Morissette - Ironic
- Everything But The Girl - Missing
- Gin Blossoms - Follow You Down
- Joan Osborne - One Of Us
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- R. Kelly Featuring Ronald Isley - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
- D'Angelo - Lady
- Joe - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Chantay Savage - I Will Survive
- Total - No One Else
- Busta Rhymes - Woo-Hah!! Got You All In Check/Everything Remains Raw
- LL Cool J - Doin It
- Monica - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
Sport Games on March 24, 1996
- Charlotte Hornets - Los Angeles Lakers : 103 - 94
- Chicago Bulls - Toronto Raptors : 108 - 109
- Denver Nuggets - Washington Bullets : 90 - 92
- Los Angeles Clippers - Phoenix Suns : 92 - 103
- Miami Heat - Boston Celtics : 111 - 95
Serie AItalian Football
- Bari - Padova : 2 - 1
- Cremonese - Lazio : 2 - 1
- Fiorentina - Juventus : 0 - 1
- Milan - Parma : 3 - 0
- Roma - Piacenza : 2 - 1
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Aalst - Cercle Brugge : 4 - 3
- Club Brugge - Harelbeke : 2 - 0
- Germinal - Gent : 2 - 0
- Waregem - Anderlecht : 1 - 4
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- M'gladbach - Stuttgart : 1 - 1
- St Pauli - Hansa Rostock : 3 - 2
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Days to next March 24If March 24, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 6 months, 3 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 25 days.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 24, 1996?
On March 24, 1996 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is March 24, 1996?
On March 24, 1996 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on March 24, 1996?
On March 24, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 24, 1996?
On March 24, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on March 24, 1996?
On March 24, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 24, 1996?
On March 24, 1996 several famous people were born including, Jack Johnson, Sergio Razta.
Which famous people died on March 24, 1996?
Famous people died on March 24, 1996 include, Maria Lucia Beltran Alcayaga.
What was the number one song in March 24, 1996?
The number one song in the week of March 24, 1996 was Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion in US and Children by Robert Miles in UK.
What were the top hits on March 24, 1996?
The top hits on March 24, 1996 were Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion, Nobody Knows by Tony Rich Project, Sittin' Up In My Room by Brandy in US and Children by Robert Miles, How Deep Is Your Love by Take That, Don't Look Back In Anger by Oasis in UK.