Wednesday March 27, 1996

US date format: 3/27/1996, UK date format: 27/3/1996

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 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 Rosabell Laurenti Sellers and Joshua King. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion. In UK Firestarter by The Prodigy was in the top 5 hits. Primal Fear, directed by Gregory Hoblit, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot by Al Franken was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Dana Carvey Show. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Arena Nitoshinden or Beggar Prince.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 27, 1996?


  • St. Augusta
  • Angolan Victory Day.
  • World Theatre Day
  • St. John of Egypt
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  • State Fair, opens at Music Box Theater NYC for 118 performances

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Primal Fear

Primal Fear

Directed by: Gregory Hoblit

Starring: Richard Gere, Laura Linney, Edward Norton, John Mahoney

Country: United States of America

Small Faces

Small Faces

Directed by: Gillies MacKinnon

Starring: Iain Robertson, Joe McFadden, Steven Duffy, Laura Fraser



Directed by: Paul Mazursky

Starring: Cher, Chazz Palminteri, Ryan O'Neal, Paul Mazursky

Hollow Point

Hollow Point

Directed by: Sidney J. Furie

Starring: Thomas Ian Griffith, Tia Carrere, John Lithgow, Donald Sutherland

Virtual Encounters

Virtual Encounters

Directed by: Cybil Richards

Starring: Elizabeth Kaitan, Taylor St. Clair, Rob Lee, Micky Ray

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 27, 1996?
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Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
  2. - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
  3. - Lady
  4. - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
  5. - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
  6. - I Will Survive
  7. - Woo-Hah!! Got You All In Check/Everything Remains Raw
  8. - No One Else
  9. - Count On Me (From "Waiting To Exhale")
  10. - Doin It
Sport Games on March 27, 1996

Sport Games on March 27, 1996


American Basketball
  • Boston Celtics - Minnesota Timberwolves : 121 - 116
  • Charlotte Hornets - Seattle SuperSonics : 95 - 132
  • Houston Rockets - Dallas Mavericks : 114 - 117
  • Indiana Pacers - Washington Bullets : 99 - 93
  • Los Angeles Lakers - Miami Heat : 106 - 95
See all Basketball game results of March 27, 1996

La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Ath Bilbao - Compostela : 0 - 0
  • Barcelona - Tenerife : 2 - 2
  • Betis - Albacete : 2 - 3
  • La Coruna - Celta : 2 - 1
  • Merida - Sevilla : 3 - 2
See all Football game results of March 27, 1996

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Portsmouth - Port Vale : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of March 27, 1996

Division 3

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Hereford - Lincoln : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of March 27, 1996

TV Series

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The Dana Carvey Show

The Dana Carvey Show

Directed by: John Fortenberry



Directed by: Eugene Martin

Dexter's Laboratory

Dexter's Laboratory

Sai de Baixo

Sai de Baixo



Days to next March 27

If March 27, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 5 months, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 7 days.

Magazine Covers

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Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot by Al Franken

Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot


In the grand satirical tradition of Swift, Rabelais, and Twain comes...Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot, and Other Observations...a scathing--but uncompromisingly fair--look at America's largest talk show host and the rest of the Republican right. Penned

Absolute Power by David Baldacci

Absolute Power


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.

It Takes A Village by Hillary Rodham Clinton

It Takes A Village


In celebration of the tenth anniversary of It Takes a Village, this splendid edition includes photographs and a new Introduction by Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton.A

Mcnally'S Puzzle by Lawrence Sanders

Mcnally'S Puzzle


Palm Beach private detective Archy McNally is hired by the wealthy owner of a bird store to investigate threats against his life, but the case soon becomes complicated by

Primary Colors by Anonymous

Primary Colors


A brilliant and penetrating look behind the scenes of modern American politics, Primary Colors is a funny, wise, and dramatic story with characters and events that resemble some familiar, real-life figures.


What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Diablo series

Diablo series

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, Mac OS X, PlayStation, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One

Genre: Action role-playing, hack and slash

Publisher: Blizzard Entertainment Sierra Entertainment

Battle Arena Nitoshinden

Battle Arena Nitoshinden

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Takara

Air Gallet

Air Gallet

Platform: Arcade game

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Banpresto

Arcade Classics

Arcade Classics

Platform: Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, Game Gear

Genre: Compilation

Publisher: Sega

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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