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Wednesday June 26, 1996

US date format: 6/26/1996, UK date format: 26/6/1996

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 26, 1996). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Matt Smith . In that special week of June people in US were listening to Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony. In UK Killing Me Softly by Fugees was in the top 5 hits. Green Plaid Shirt, directed by Richard Natale, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Mensch, Pia!. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ganbare Goemon: Uchū Kaizoku Akogingu or Genewars.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Green Plaid Shirt

Directed by: Richard Natale

Starring: Gregory Phelan, Kevin Spirtas, Richard Israel, Russell Scott Lewis

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Where Truth Lies

Directed by: William H. Molina

Starring: John Savage, Kim Cattrall, Malcolm McDowell, Candice Daly

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Independence Day

Directed by: Roland Emmerich

Starring: Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum, Mary McDonnell

Country: United States

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Directed by: Andrew Bergman

Starring: Demi Moore, Burt Reynolds, Armand Assante, Ving Rhames

Country: United States

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Precious Find

Directed by: Philippe Mora

Starring: Rutger Hauer, Joan Chen, Harold Pruett, Brion James

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TV Series

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

Mensch, Pia!

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Dancing in the Street

Directed by: Not specifed

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Hum Dono

Directed by: B. S. Glaad

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Tattoon Master

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Directed by: Marcus Scott

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 June 1996 ?

  • Saints John and Paul
  • The United Nations' Day in Support of Victims of Torture.
  • Flag Day in Romania
  • Sunthorn Phu Day in Thailand
  • Independence Day in Madagascar
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Famous Deaths:
  • Irish Journalist Veronica Guerin is shot in her car while in traffic in the outskirts of Dublin

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1996 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Por Amarte - Enrique Iglesias
  2. Amarte A Ti - Cristian
  3. Puedes Llegar - Voces Unidas
  4. La Cosa Mas Bella - Eros Ramazzotti
  5. El Circo - Los Tigres del Norte
  6. No Quiero Saber - Selena
  7. Donde Estas Corazon - Shakira
  8. No Te Vayas - Intocable
  9. No Te Vayas - Vicente Fernandez
  10. Traicion A La Mexicana - Bronco: El Gigante De America


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

Oh, the Places You'll Go!

By: Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss’s wonderfully wise Oh, the Places You’ll Go! is the perfect send-off for grads—from nursery school, high school, college, and beyond! From soaring to high heights and seeing great sights to being left in a Lurch on a prickle-ly ...

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Partners In Power

By: Roger Morris

In this devastating dual portrait of the former president and first lady, an investigative reporter reveals the untold secrets of the most ambitious yet scandalous partnership in the history of American

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By: Vincent Bugliosi

“Provocative and entertaining. ... A powerful and damning diatribe on Simpson’s acquittal.”―People Here is the account of the O. J. Simpson case that no one dared to write, that no one

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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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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?



Platform: Windows, Mac 10.4 or later, iOS 3.0 or later

Genre: Massively multiplayer online game

Publisher: Dragon's Eye Productions, Inc.



Platform: Windows, DOS

Genre: RTS

Publisher: Electronic Arts



Platform: Windows 95

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

Ganbare Goemon: Uchū Kaizoku Akogingu

Ganbare Goemon: Uchū Kaizoku Akogingu

Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation Store

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Konami



Platform: Microsoft Windows DOS Game Boy Mega Drive SNES PlayStation Saturn

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Electronic Arts Black Pearl Software (Game Boy)

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Moonlight and Valentino

Studio: Gramercy Pictures

Format: VHS release

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Lassie Come Home

Studio: MGM

Format: VHS release; part of the MGM/UA Family Treasures Collection

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Leaving Las Vegas

Studio: MGM

Format: VHS release

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Aladdin and the King of Thieves

Studio: Disney

Format: direct-to-video VHS release

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Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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