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Sunday 28 January 1996

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Kim Kataguiri . 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. From Dusk Till Dawn, directed by Robert Rodriguez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while The Rainmaker by John Grisham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sunday Night Sex Show. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Freddi Fish 2: The Case of the Haunted Schoolhouse or Close Combat.
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 ?

Remember WENN

Written by: Rupert Holmes

Starring: Tom Beckett, George Hall, Margaret Hall, Melinda Mullins

Country: United States

The House

Starring: Denyce Graves, Bernard Haitink

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The Adam and Joe Show

Starring: Adam Buxton, Joe Cornish, Nigel Buxton

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Strange Universe

Written by: Paul Barrosse

Starring: Christopher Chisholm, Joey Ortega, Cassandra Peterson, Franklin Ruehl

Country: United States

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Organ Works

Starring: Howard Goodall

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Movies

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

From Dusk Till Dawn

Directed by: Robert Rodriguez

Starring: Harvey Keitel, George Clooney, Juliette Lewis

Country: United States

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Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood

Directed by: Paris Barclay

Starring: Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans

Country: United States

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Dead Man Walking

Directed by: Tim Robbins

Starring: Susan Sarandon, Sean Penn, Robert Prosky

Country: United States

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Twelve Monkeys

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Starring: Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt

Country: United States

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Four Rooms

Directed by: Allison Anders

Starring: Tim Roth, Amanda De Cadenet, David Proval

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 January 1996 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Hello Dolly! closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC after 118 performances
  • Super Bowl XXX: Dallas Cowboys beat Pittsburgh Steelers, 27-17 in Tempe Super Bowl MVP
  • 84th Australian Men's Tennis: Boris Becker beats Michael Chang (6-2, 6-4, 2-6, 6-2).

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.311
  • Time: Managed Health Care. Photograph for TIME by Andrew Eccles. Inset: Photograph for TIME by Les Stone-S
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9518

Books

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

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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The Rainmaker

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIt’s summer in Memphis. The sweat is sticking to Rudy Baylor’s shirt and creditors are nipping at his heels. Once he had aspirations of breezing through law school and punching his ticket to the good life.

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Waiting to Exhale

By: Terry McMillan

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 ...

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Snow Falling on Cedars

By: David Guterson

Winner of the PEN/Faulkner AwardAmerican Booksellers Association Book of the Year AwardSan Piedro Island, north of Puget Sound, is a place so isolated that no one who lives there can afford to make enemies. But

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Blast Chamber

Platform: DOS, PlayStation, Saturn

Genre: Action

Publisher: Activision

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Freddi Fish 2: The Case of the Haunted Schoolhouse

Platform: Macintosh Windows Linux Steam Android iOS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Humongous Entertainment

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Marvel vs. Capcom

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Capcom, Acclaim Entertainment (Children of the Atom home port)

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Close Combat

Platform: Windows, Macintosh

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: Microsoft

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X-Men: Mojo World

X-Men: Mojo World

Platform: Sega Game Gear, Sega Master System

Genre: Action

Publisher: Sega


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