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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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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Sai yau gei

Starring: Dicky Cheung, Wah Kong, Yiu-Cheung Lai, Cheung-Ching Mak

Country: Hong Kong

Two Fat Ladies

Starring: Clarissa Dickson Wright, Jennifer Paterson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Gullage's

Starring: Frank Barry, Torquil Colbo, Mercedes Barry, Brian Best

Vidas de Sal

Starring: Mariana Rey Monteiro, Armando Cortez, Virgílio Castelo, Simone de Oliveira

Country: Portugal

Pappyland

Starring: Michael Cariglio, Mike Curley, Gabriel Velez, Marilyn Arnone

Country: United States

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Romeo + Juliet

Directed by: Baz Luhrmann

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Claire Danes, John Leguizamo

Country: United States

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Thinner

Directed by: Tom Holland

Starring: Joe Mantegna, Robert John Burke, Lucinda Jenney

Country: United States

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Sleepers

Directed by: Barry Levinson

Starring: Robert De Niro, Kevin Bacon, Brad Pitt

Country: United States

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Underground

Directed by: Emir Kusturica

Starring: Miki Manojlovic, Lazar Ristovski, Mirjana Jokovic

Country: United States

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The Long Kiss Goodnight

Directed by: Renny Harlin

Starring: Geena Davis, Samuel L. Jackson, Yvonne Zima

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 October 1996 ?

Holidays:
  • Nauru - Angam Day
  • Austria - National Day: Anniversary of the Declaration of Neutrality (1955)
  • Also see October 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • St. Quadragesimus
  • St. Rusticus
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Sport Games on 26 October 1996

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Charleroi - Mechelen : 1 - 0
  • Genk - Cercle Brugge : 2 - 0
  • Germinal - Aalst : 6 - 1
  • Lierse - Gent : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 26 October 1996
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Dortmund - Bielefeld : 5 - 0
  • Dusseldorf - Bayern Munich : 0 - 2
  • FC Koln - Schalke 04 : 3 - 1
  • Hamburg - Karlsruhe : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of 26 October 1996
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Kaiserslautern - Oldenburg : 6 - 2
See all Football game results of 26 October 1996
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Barcelona - Valencia : 3 - 2
  • Betis - Espanol : 1 - 2
  • Real Madrid - Tenerife : 0 - 0
  • Sp Gijon - Ath Madrid : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 26 October 1996

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1996?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.350
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: News Wars -- Oct. 21, 1996
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9557

Books

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

Unlimited Access

By: Gary Aldrich

Gary Aldrich was an FBI agent closing out his career with a stint at the White House. What should have been a peaceful exit left him shaken.

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The Deep End of the Ocean

By: Jacquelyn Mitchard

"Masterful...A big story about human connection and emotional survival" - Los Angeles Times The first book ever chosen by Oprah's Book ClubFew first novels receive the kind of attention and acclaim showered on this powerful story—a nationwide bestseller, a critical ...

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Falling Up

By: Shel Silverstein

From New York Times bestselling author Shel Silverstein, the classic creator of Where the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, and Every Thing On It, comes a wondrous book of poems and drawings.Filled

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The Rules

By: Ellen Fein, Sherrie Schneider

The search for Mr. Right starts here. This simple set of dating dos and don'ts-combining The Rules and The Rules II-will teach you how to find (and keep!) a man who treats you with the respect and dignity you deserve.You

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Divide: Enemies Within

Platform: PlayStation, Windows

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Viacom New Media

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Fable

Platform: DOS, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: NA Sir-Tech; EU Telstar Electronic Studios

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Persona

Platform: Arcade, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Portable, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360

Genre: Role-playing, Social simulation

Publisher: JP Atlus, ASCII Corporation; NA Atlus; EU Koei, Ghostlight, Sega, Square Enix, NIS America, Zen United

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DeathKeep

Platform: 3DO, Windows

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Strategic Simulations

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Beggar Prince

Beggar Prince

Platform: Mega Drive/Genesis PC

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: C&E Inc. Super Fighter Team


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