Wednesday 25 December 1996, Christmas
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Edward Khamidullin .
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton.
Scream, directed by Wes Craven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Everyone Is Entitled To My Opinion by David Brinkley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching It'll Never Work.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing AD&D Masterpiece Collection or Marvel vs. Capcom.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 25 December 1996 ?
- Christmas Day is a Christian holiday on this day celebrating the Nativity of Jesus. It is a public holiday in many countries, including almost everywhere in the Americas, most European nations, the Philippines and most of Oceania, some African countries, the Commonwealth of Nations, and various other countries and regions. Many non-Christians, including non-theists, celebrate secular aspects of the holiday, such as decorating Christmas trees and exchanging gifts with family and friends. Some
- Pakistan - Quaid's Day is celebrated as a national holiday in Pakistan in honour of the birth of Mohammad Ali Jinnah.
- British Isles - a quarter day in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland. (but not in Scotland)
- Roman festivals - (re)birth of Sol Invictus, the winter solstice feast in the Roman Empire since 274.
- JonBenet Ramsey: American homicide victim, one of the most famous and frustrating cases of the '90s.
- Derek Prouse: Writer actor / director (Le Scandale), dies at 74.
- Jon Benet Ramsey: Colo child beauty queen, murdered at 6.
- Rupert John: Governor-General of Grenadines (1970-76), dies.
- Bill Hewitt: Canadian journalist and sportscaster (d. 1996).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- Merril Bainbridge - Mouth
- Whitney Houston - I Believe In You And Me
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- New Edition - I'm Still In Love With You
- Barbra Streisand - I Finally Found Someone
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Sport Games on 25 December 1996
- Detroit Pistons - Chicago Bulls : 83 - 95
- Los Angeles Lakers - Phoenix Suns : 108 - 87
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