Tuesday February 27, 1996

US date format: 2/27/1996, UK date format: 27/2/1996

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 27, 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 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. Fargo, directed by Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Bad Hare Day by R.L. Stine was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Marisol. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ace Ventura: The CD-Rom Game or Disney's Pinocchio.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • International Polar Bear Day.
  • Saint Antigone
  • Saint Leander
  • First day of Maslenitsa in Russia (2006)
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Events

  • 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.
  • Pokémon Red and Blue are released in Japan by Nintendo as Pocket Monsters: Red and Green, the first role-playing video game in the Pokémon series, developed by Game Freak.

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Movies

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Fargo

Fargo

Directed by: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen

Starring: William H. Macy, Frances McDormand, Steve Buscemi, Peter Stormare

Country: United States of America

The Birdcage

The Birdcage

Directed by: Mike Nichols

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

Country: United States of America

Shaman

Shaman

Directed by: Bartabas

Starring: Spartak Fedotov, Igor Gotsmanov

The Arrival

The Arrival

Directed by: David Twohy

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

If Lucy Fell

If Lucy Fell

Directed by: Eric Schaeffer

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

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Music charts

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Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
  2. - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
  3. - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
  4. - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
  5. - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
  6. - No One Else
  7. - Soon As I Get Home
  8. - Get Money
  9. - Lady
  10. - Tonite's Tha Night
Sport Games on February 27, 1996

Sport Games on February 27, 1996


NBA

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
  • Philadelphia 76ers - Dallas Mavericks : 121 - 115
See all Basketball game results of February 27, 1996

Le Championnat

Football (France)
  • Auxerre - Metz : 0 - 0
  • Bordeaux - Strasbourg : 1 - 1
  • Guingamp - Monaco : 0 - 0
  • Lille - Montpellier : 1 - 1
  • Martigues - Le Havre : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of February 27, 1996

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnsley - Millwall : 3 - 1
  • Crystal Palace - Birmingham : 3 - 2
  • Dundee United - Morton : 4 - 0
  • Luton - Reading : 1 - 2
  • Southend - Sunderland : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of February 27, 1996

Division 2

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bournemouth - Notts County : 0 - 2
  • Bradford - Wrexham : 2 - 0
  • Brentford - Rotherham : 1 - 1
  • Brighton - Bristol City : 0 - 2
  • Bristol Rvs - York : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of February 27, 1996

TV Series

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Marisol

Marisol

Directed by: Eugene Martin

Bî-Faitâ Kabuto

Bî-Faitâ Kabuto

Muppets Tonight

Muppets Tonight

Naked: Stories of Men

Naked: Stories of Men

High Incident

High Incident

Days to next February 27

If February 27, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 7 months, 3 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 28 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Bad Hare Day by R.L. Stine

Bad Hare Day

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Hoping to be a real magician someday, Tim Swanson practices the tricks performed by his idol, Amaz-O, but when Tim attends one of Amaz-O's shows, he is disappointed to learn that his hero is a grump and decides to steal …

Shock Wave by Clive Cussler

Shock Wave

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A Mysterious Plague in the Antarctic... A Diamond Empire Run by an Evil Genius... A Devastating New Technology... NUMA agent DIRK PITT® is investigating the baffling deaths

Behind The Lines by W. E. B. Griffin

Behind The Lines

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Behind the Lines is W. E. B. Griffin's powerful novel of World War II -- and the courage, patriotism, and sacrifice of those who fought it.By

Absolute Power by David Baldacci

Absolute Power

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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.

Contagion by Robin Cook

Contagion

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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

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Ace Ventura: The CD-Rom Game

Ace Ventura: The CD-Rom Game

Platform: Windows

Genre: Graphic Adventure (Point-and-click)

Publisher: Bomico Entertainment Software

Disruptor

Disruptor

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Universal Interactive Studios

16 Tales

16 Tales

Publisher: Lightspan

Disney's Pinocchio

Disney's Pinocchio

Platform: Super NES, Game Boy, Sega Mega Drive

Genre: Puzzle, Adventure

Publisher: NA / EU Nintendo; JP Capcom; EU Sega; NA THQ; EU Nintendo; NA Black Pearl Software

Corpse Party

Corpse Party

Platform: NEC PC-9801; Microsoft Windows; PlayStation Portable; PlayStation Vita; iOS; Nintendo 3DS

Publisher: Kenix Soft (1996); Team GrisGris (2008); 5pb. (2010–present); Marvelous USA (2011–present); GrindHouse (2013–present)

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 27, 1996?

On February 27, 1996 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is February 27, 1996?

On February 27, 1996 the zodiac sign was Pisces.

Who was the US President on February 27, 1996?

On February 27, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 27, 1996?

On February 27, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 27, 1996?

On February 27, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 27, 1996?

On February 27, 1996 several famous people were born including, Ten (singer), James Yammouni.

Which famous people died on February 27, 1996?

Famous people died on February 27, 1996 include, Francois Chaumette, Pat Smythe, George Ian Murray.

What was the number one song in February 27, 1996?

The number one song in the week of February 27, 1996 was One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey in US and Children by Robert Miles in UK.

What were the top hits on February 27, 1996?

The top hits on February 27, 1996 were One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey, Not Gon' Cry by Mary J. Blige, Sittin' Up In My Room by Brandy in US and Children by Robert Miles, How Deep Is Your Love by Take That, Don't Look Back In Anger by Oasis in UK.


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