Saturday January 27, 1996

US date format: 1/27/1996, UK date format: 27/1/1996

We've performed the most in-depth research possibile on January 27, 1996, here's what our experts found out: it was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on January 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 Squeezie and Ledger Gibbs. In that special week of January people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. In UK Earth Song by Michael Jackson was in the top 5 hits. The Whole Wide World, directed by Dan Ireland, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1996 while Charles Kuralt'S America by Charles Kuralt was one of the best selling book. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Daikaijuu Monogatari II or Arabian Nights: Sabaku no Seirei-ō.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • UN ? International Holocaust Memorial Day
  • Germany ? Gedenktag fnr die Opfer des Nationalsozialismus (Commemoration Day for the Victims of National Socialism).
  • Catholicism ? Catholic Schools Week.
  • Poland ? Dzie? Pami?ci Ofiar Nazizmu (Memorial Day for the Victims of Nazism).
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Events

  • Monica Seles beats Anke Huber to win Australian Open
  • 70th Australian Open Women's Tennis: Monica Seles beats Anke Huber (6-4, 6-1).
  • Catherine Roskam becomes the first New York female Episcopal bishop.
  • Germany first observes International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
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Movies

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The Whole Wide World

The Whole Wide World

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Dan Ireland

Starring: Vincent D'Onofrio, Renée Zellweger, Ann Wedgeworth, Harve Presnell

Citizen Ruth

Citizen Ruth

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Alexander Payne

Starring: Laura Dern, Swoosie Kurtz, Mary Kay Place, Kurtwood Smith

Freeway

Freeway

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Matthew Bright

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Kiefer Sutherland, Bokeem Woodbine, Paul Perri

The Daytrippers

The Daytrippers

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Greg Mottola

Starring: Hope Davis, Stanley Tucci, Parker Posey, Liev Schreiber

Walking and Talking

Walking and Talking

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Nicole Holofcener

Starring: Catherine Keener, Anne Heche, Amy Braverman, Miranda Rhyne

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Music charts

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Sport Games on January 27, 1996

Sport Games on January 27, 1996


NBA

American Basketball
  • Detroit Pistons - Houston Rockets : 85 - 105
  • Golden State Warriors - Utah Jazz : 91 - 108
  • Los Angeles Lakers - New Jersey Nets : 100 - 98
  • Miami Heat - Cleveland Cavaliers : 102 - 85
  • Minnesota Timberwolves - New York Knicks : 95 - 104
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La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Salamanca - La Coruna : 0 - 5
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Le Championnat

Football (France)
  • Auxerre - Le Havre : 1 - 0
  • Bastia - Guingamp : 0 - 1
  • Bordeaux - Gueugnon : 3 - 1
  • Lille - Monaco : 0 - 0
  • Martigues - Strasbourg : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of January 27, 1996

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Millwall - Portsmouth : 1 - 1
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Charles Kuralt'S America by Charles Kuralt

Charles Kuralt'S America

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The former CBS-TV newsman and author of A Life on the Road revisits some of his favorite places and people in their best seasons, in a cheerful account of

Five Days In Paris by Danielle Steel

Five Days In Paris

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As president of a major pharmaceutical empire, Peter Haskell has everything. Power, position, a career and a family, which mean everything to him, and for which he has sacrificed a great

The Horse Whisperer by Nicholas Evans

The Horse Whisperer

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERHis name is Tom Booker. His voice can calm wild horses, his touch can heal broken spirits. And Annie Graves has traveled across a continent to the Booker ranch in Montana, desperate to heal her injured …

Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus by John Gra

Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus

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

Waiting to Exhale by Terry McMillan

Waiting to Exhale

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From the critically acclaimed author of A Day Late and a Dollar Short and The Interruption of Everything, a wise, earthy story of a friendship between four African American women who lean on each other while "waiting to exhale": waiting …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Daikaijuu Monogatari II

Daikaijuu Monogatari II

Platform: SNES

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Hudson Soft

Arabian Nights: Sabaku no Seirei-ō

Arabian Nights: Sabaku no Seirei-ō

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Role-playing game

Publisher: Takara

Arthur to Astaroth no Nazomakaimura: Incredible Toons

Arthur to Astaroth no Nazomakaimura: Incredible Toons

Platform: PlayStation, Sega Saturn

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Capcom

Alien Trilogy

Alien Trilogy

Platform: PlayStation, Sega Saturn, MS-DOS

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment

Disney's Pocahontas

Disney's Pocahontas

Platform: Sega Genesis, Game Boy

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: NA Disney Interactive; EU Sega

Frequently Asked Questions

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

On January 27, 1996 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is January 27, 1996?

On January 27, 1996 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on January 27, 1996?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on January 27, 1996?

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

Which famous people are born on January 27, 1996?

On January 27, 1996 several famous people were born including, Squeezie , Ledger Gibbs, Braeden Lemasters.

Which famous people died on January 27, 1996?

Famous people died on January 27, 1996 include, John Patrick Sutton Ludlow, Ralph Webster Yarborough, Julian Hill.

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

The number one song in the week of January 27, 1996 was One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey in US and Earth Song by Michael Jackson in UK.

What were the top hits on January 27, 1996?

The top hits on January 27, 1996 were One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey, Exhale (Shoop Shoop) by Whitney Houston, Missing by Everything But The Girl in US and Earth Song by Michael Jackson, Father And Son by Boyzone, Jesus To A Child by George Michael in UK.