Tuesday November 26, 1996

US date format: 11/26/1996, UK date format: 26/11/1996

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 26, 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 Louane Emera . In that special week of November people in US were listening to No Diggity by BLACKstreet. In UK Knockin' On Heaven's Door / Throw These Guns Away by Dunblane was in the top 5 hits. Jerry Maguire, directed by Cameron Crowe, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Dogbert'S Top Secret Management Handbook by Scott Adams was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Out of Sight. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Diablo or Extreme Pinball.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Mongolia: Independence Day
  • Russia: St. Yuri's Day (1497 - 1649)
  • Also see November 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. saints - Pope Siricius; celebration of the excellence of Saint Genevieve in Paris.
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Events

  • Baseball owners approve interleague play, 26-4
  • The Sands Hotel in Las Vegas is imploded to make way for the Venetian Hotel.
  • U.S. President Bill Clinton signs the Electronic Freedom of Information Act Amendments.
  • Widespread student pro-democracy protests are broken up in Burma.

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Movies

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Jerry Maguire

Jerry Maguire

Directed by: Cameron Crowe

Starring: Tom Cruise, Cuba Gooding Jr., Renée Zellweger, Kelly Preston

Country: United States of America

How the Toys Saved Christmas

How the Toys Saved Christmas

Directed by: Enzo D'Alò

Starring: Mary Tyler Moore, Tony Randall, Neil Shee, Walter Massey

Daylight

Daylight

Directed by: Rob Cohen

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Amy Brenneman, Viggo Mortensen, Dan Hedaya

Country: United States of America

The Evening Star

The Evening Star

Directed by: Robert Harling

Starring: Shirley MacLaine, Bill Paxton, Juliette Lewis, Miranda Richardson

Bernie

Bernie

Directed by: Albert Dupontel

Starring: Claude Perron, Albert Dupontel, Roland Blanche, Hélène Vincent

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 26, 1996?
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Top #4 songs in the UK

  1. - Knockin' On Heaven's Door / Throw These Guns Away
  2. - One And One
  3. - A Different Beat
  4. - Say You'll Be There

Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - Nobody
  2. - Pony
  3. - No Diggity
  4. - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
  5. - Un-Break My Heartyoutube
  6. - This Is For The Lover In You
  7. - You Don't Have To Worry/I'm Still In Love With You
  8. - Falling
  9. - Last Night (From "The Nutty Professor")
  10. - Don't Let Go (Love)
Sport Games on November 26, 1996

Sport Games on November 26, 1996


NBA

American Basketball
  • Los Angeles Lakers - Philadelphia 76ers : 100 - 88
  • Miami Heat - Golden State Warriors : 107 - 88
  • Phoenix Suns - Denver Nuggets : 108 - 117
  • Portland Trail Blazers - Houston Rockets : 101 - 102
  • Sacramento Kings - Toronto Raptors : 98 - 87
See all Basketball game results of November 26, 1996

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Charlton - Grimsby : 1 - 3
  • Reading - Birmingham : 0 - 0
  • Sheffield United - Swindon : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of November 26, 1996

Division 3

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Chester - Cardiff : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of November 26, 1996

TV Series

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Out of Sight

Out of Sight

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Staying Alive

Staying Alive

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Two Fat Ladies

Two Fat Ladies

Starring: Clarissa Dickson Wright, Jennifer Paterson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Dark Skies

Dark Skies

Directed by: Scott Stewart

Mysteriet på Greveholm

Mysteriet på Greveholm

Days to next November 26

If November 26, 1996 is your birthday you're 23 years, 10 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 25 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Dogbert'S Top Secret Management Handbook by Scott Adams

Dogbert'S Top Secret Management Handbook

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Behind the closed doors of corporate management lurks a manifesto so devious, so insidious, and of such diabolic power, it has the ability to transform normal human beings into paradigm–spewing zombies.

The Regulators by Richard Bachman

The Regulators

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On a perfect summer afternoon in Wentworth, Ohio, many of the citizens who live on Poplar Street are killed mysteriously, and at the center of the mystery is a

Executive Orders by Tom Clancy

Executive Orders

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The President is dead--and the weight, literally, of the world falls on Jack Ryan's shoulders, in Tom Clancy's newest and most extraordinary novel.I don't know what to do.

Hide and Seek by James Patterson

Hide and Seek

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Maggie Bradford is on trial for murder, and this is the celebrity trial of the decade. Maggie is one of the most beloved singer/songwriters anywhere. She's also the devoted mother of two children.

The Third Twin by Ken Follett

The Third Twin

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERUsing a restricted FBI database, genetic researcher Jeanie Ferrami has located identical twins born to different mothers. Frightened by her bizarre discovery, she is determined to discover the truth at any cost—until she finds herself at the …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Avalon Hill's Advanced Civilization

Avalon Hill's Advanced Civilization

Platform: DOS

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Avalon Hill

Diablo

Diablo

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, PlayStation

Genre: Action role-playing, hack and slash

Publisher: NA Blizzard Entertainment; EU Ubi Soft Entertainment; NA / EU Electronic Arts

Air Gallet

Air Gallet

Platform: Arcade game

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Banpresto

Ganbare Goemon: Uchū Kaizoku Akogingu

Ganbare Goemon: Uchū Kaizoku Akogingu

Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation Store

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Konami

Extreme Pinball

Extreme Pinball

Platform: DOS, PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: Pinball

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on November 26, 1996?

On November 26, 1996 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is November 26, 1996?

On November 26, 1996 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on November 26, 1996?

On November 26, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 26, 1996?

On November 26, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on November 26, 1996?

On November 26, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on November 26, 1996?

On November 26, 1996 several famous people were born including, Louane Emera.

Which famous people died on November 26, 1996?

Famous people died on November 26, 1996 include, Michael Bentine, Joan Hammond, Euphemia MacDonald May Moxon.

What was the number one song in November 26, 1996?

The number one song in the week of November 26, 1996 was No Diggity by BLACKstreet in US and Knockin' On Heaven's Door / Throw These Guns Away by Dunblane in UK.

What were the top hits on November 26, 1996?

The top hits on November 26, 1996 were No Diggity by BLACKstreet, Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton, It's All Coming Back To Me Now by Celine Dion in US and Knockin' On Heaven's Door / Throw These Guns Away by Dunblane, One And One by Robert Miles featuring Maria Nayler in UK.


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