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Tuesday 27 February 1996

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on February 27, 1996). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ten (singer) and James Yammouni. In that special week of February people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. In UK Children by Robert Miles was in the top 5 hits. The Birdcage, directed by Mike Nichols, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Absolute Power by David Baldacci was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Marisol. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gender Wars or Arthur to Astaroth no Nazomakaimura: Incredible Toons.
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What the sky looked like on 27 February 1996

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Birdcage

Directed by: Mike Nichols

Starring: Robin Williams, Nathan Lane, Gene Hackman, Dianne Wiest

Country: United States

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Directed by: Bartabas

Starring: Spartak Fedotov, Igor Gotsmanov

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The Arrival

Directed by: David Twohy

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Lindsay Crouse, Richard Schiff, Shane

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Directed by: Tibor Takács

Starring: Mark Dacascos, Carrie-Anne Moss, Tony Todd, Graham Greene

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If Lucy Fell

Directed by: Eric Schaeffer

Starring: Sarah Jessica Parker, Eric Schaeffer, Ben Stiller, Elle Macpherson

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TV Series

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Directed by: Eugene Martin

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Bî-Faitâ Kabuto

Muppets Tonight

Naked: Stories of Men

High Incident

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 February 1996 ?

  • International Polar Bear Day.
  • Saint Antigone
  • Saint Leander
  • First day of Maslenitsa in Russia (2006)
  • Saint Honorine
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Mark Waugh scores 126 in World Cup against India.
  • Pokemon Green was released in Japan as the first game in the world famous Pokemon series.

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Sport Games on 27 February 1996

American Basketball
  • Charlotte Hornets - Milwaukee Bucks : 88 - 84
  • Golden State Warriors - Cleveland Cavaliers : 80 - 92
  • Miami Heat - New Jersey Nets : 93 - 90
  • Minnesota Timberwolves - Chicago Bulls : 99 - 120
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Football (France)
  • Auxerre - Metz : 0 - 0
  • Bordeaux - Strasbourg : 1 - 1
  • Guingamp - Monaco : 0 - 0
  • Lille - Montpellier : 1 - 1
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Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnsley - Millwall : 3 - 1
  • Crystal Palace - Birmingham : 3 - 2
  • Dundee United - Morton : 4 - 0
  • Luton - Reading : 1 - 2
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Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bournemouth - Notts County : 0 - 2
  • Bradford - Wrexham : 2 - 0
  • Brentford - Rotherham : 1 - 1
  • Brighton - Bristol City : 0 - 2
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on February 27, 1996 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale") - Mary J. Blige
  2. Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale") - Brandy
  3. Down Low (Nobody Has To Know) - R. Kelly Featuring Ronald Isley
  4. All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...") - Joe
  5. Monica - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
  6. Total - No One Else
  7. Faith Evans - Soon As I Get Home
  8. Get Money - Junior M.A.F.I.A. Featuring The Notorious B.I.G.
  9. D'Angelo - Lady
  10. Kris Kross - Tonite's Tha Night
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Cristian - Amor
  2. La Mafia - Un Millon De Rosas
  3. Pete Astudillo - Como Te Extrano
  4. Experiencia Religiosa - Enrique Iglesias
  5. La Tropa F - Juan Sabor
  6. Amaneci En Tus Brazos - Luis Miguel
  7. Me Asusta Pero Me Gusta - Ana Barbara
  8. Liberacion - Enamorado De Un Fantasma
  9. Marco Antonio Solis y Los Bukis - Por Amor A Mi Pueblo
  10. Hay Que Poner El Alma - Victor Manuelle


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

Absolute Power

By: David Baldacci

In a heavily guarded mansion in a posh Virginia suburb, a man and a woman start to make love, trapping Luther Whitney, a career break-in artist, behind a secret wall.

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That Camden Summer

By: LaVyrle Spencer

LaVyrle Spencer, known for her "heartrending slices of Americana" writes of how love can be more special the second time around...

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Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus

By: John Gra

Subtitle: ?€œThe Classic Guide to Understanding the Opposite Sex?€?. (H, HarperCollins)

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By: Robin Cook

In a story of the dangers of managed health care, ophthalmologist-turned-foresic pathologist John Stapleton investigates a series of virulent and lethal illnesses targeting more costly patients of a

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bogey Dead 6

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Action, Simulation

Publisher: JP Asmik Ace Entertainment; NA SCEA; EU SCEE

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Casual Romance Club

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, Sega Saturn

Genre: Eroge, Visual novel

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Gender Wars

Platform: DOS

Genre: Real time tactics, action

Publisher: GT Interactive Software Sales Curve

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Arthur to Astaroth no Nazomakaimura: Incredible Toons

Platform: PlayStation, Sega Saturn

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Capcom

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Command & Conquer: Red Alert

Platform: MS-DOS, Windows, PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Virgin Interactive Sony Computer Entertainment (PSN)

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Home videos

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


Studio: Evergreen Entertainment

Format: VHS release

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Happy Gilmore

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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The Sword in the Stone

Studio: Disney

Format: VHS re-release; part of the Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection

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The Absent-Minded Professor

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The Truth About Cats & Dogs

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS release

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