Saturday 26 October 1996
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Spencer Kane and Joe Taranto.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio.
In UK Breakfast At Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something was in the top 5 hits.
Romeo + Juliet, directed by Baz Luhrmann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Unlimited Access by Gary Aldrich was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sai yau gei.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fable or Persona.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 October 1996 ?
- Nauru - Angam Day
- Austria - National Day: Anniversary of the Declaration of Neutrality (1955)
- Also see October 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Quadragesimus
- St. Rusticus
- St. Gibitrudis
- St. Fulk
- St. Eadfrid
- St. Demetrius (aka St. Dimitrios) of Thessaloniki
- St. Cuthbert
- St. Cedd
- St. Alfred the Great
- Roman festivals - first day of Ludi Victoriae Sullanae (until 1 November)
- R.C. Saints - October 26th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bean
- St. Evaristus
- St. Lucian
- St. Albinus
- St. Rogatian
Famous Birthdays:26 October
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1996 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever
- No Mercy - Where Do You Go
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- Eric Clapton - Change The World
- Babyface - This Is For The Lover In You
- AZ Yet - Last Night
- Merril Bainbridge - Mouth
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Sport Games on 26 October 1996
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Charleroi - Mechelen : 1 - 0
- Genk - Cercle Brugge : 2 - 0
- Germinal - Aalst : 6 - 1
- Lierse - Gent : 2 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Dortmund - Bielefeld : 5 - 0
- Dusseldorf - Bayern Munich : 0 - 2
- FC Koln - Schalke 04 : 3 - 1
- Hamburg - Karlsruhe : 2 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Kaiserslautern - Oldenburg : 6 - 2
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Barcelona - Valencia : 3 - 2
- Betis - Espanol : 1 - 2
- Real Madrid - Tenerife : 0 - 0
- Sp Gijon - Ath Madrid : 0 - 1
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