Tuesday May 28, 1996

US date format: 5/28/1996, UK date format: 28/5/1996

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 28, 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 Sean O'Donnell and Courtlend Anderson. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony. In UK Three Lions by Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds was in the top 5 hits. A Summer's Tale, directed by Éric Rohmer, 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 Hum Dono. If you liked videogames you were probably playing X-Men vs. Street Fighter or Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Germain of Paris
  • Republic Day in Azerbaijan and Armenia (both 1918).
  • Lanfranc
  • Bernard of Menthon
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Events

  • U.S. President Bill Clinton's former business partners in the Whitewater land deal, James McDougal and Susan McDougal, and the Governor of Arkansas Jim Guy Tucker, are convicted of fraud.
  • Albania's general election of May 26 is declared unfair by international monitors, and the ruling Democratic Party under President Sali Berisha is charged by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe with rigging the elections. Several hundred protestors gather in Tirana to demonstrate against the election result.
  • The Likud Party, led by Benjamin Netanyahu, wins a narrow victory in the Israeli general election.
  • The Hoover Institution releases an optimistic report that global warming will probably reduce mortality in the United States and provide Americans with valuable benefits. Health and Amenity Effects of Global Warming

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Movies

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A Summer's Tale

A Summer's Tale

Directed by: Éric Rohmer

Starring: Melvil Poupaud, Amanda Langlet, Gwenaëlle Simon, Aurelia Nolin

The Rock

The Rock

Directed by: Michael Bay

Starring: Sean Connery, Nicolas Cage, Ed Harris, John Spencer

Country: United States of America

Emma

Emma

Directed by: Douglas McGrath

Starring: Gwyneth Paltrow, James Cosmo, Greta Scacchi, Alan Cumming

Chaahat

Chaahat

Directed by: Mahesh Bhatt

Starring: Naseeruddin Shah, Shah Rukh Khan, Pooja Bhatt, Anupam Kher

Coyote Run

Coyote Run

Directed by: Shimon Dotan

Starring: Michael Paré, Macha Grenon, Peter Greene, Michel Perron

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Music charts

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Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - Tha Crossroads
  2. - You're The One
  3. - Keep On, Keepin' On (From "Sunset Park")
  4. - Get On Up
  5. - Touch Me Tease Me (From "The Nutty Professor")
  6. - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
  7. - Get Money
  8. - Always Be My Babyyoutube
  9. - Kissin' You
  10. - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
Sport Games on May 28, 1996

Sport Games on May 28, 1996


NBA

American Basketball
  • Utah Jazz - Seattle SuperSonics : 98 - 95
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TV Series

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Hum Dono

Hum Dono

Directed by: B. S. Glaad

Tattoon Master

Tattoon Master

Recovery

Recovery

Directed by: Marcus Scott

The Dana Carvey Show

The Dana Carvey Show

Directed by: John Fortenberry

Si Doel anak sekolahan

Si Doel anak sekolahan

Starring: Rano Karno, Benyamin S., Aminah Cendrakasih, Mandra

Country: Indonesia

Days to next May 28

If May 28, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 4 months old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot by Al Franken

Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot

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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

How Stella Got Her Groove Back by Terry McMillan

How Stella Got Her Groove Back

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Stella Payne is forty-two, divorced, a high-powered investment analyst, mother of eleven-year-old Quincy- and she does it all. In fact, if she doesn't do it, it doesn't get done, from Little League carpool duty to analyzing portfolios to folding the …

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 …

The Dilbert Principle by Scott Adams

The Dilbert Principle

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The creator of Dilbert, the fastest-growing comic strip in the nation (syndicated in nearly 1000 newspapers), takes a look at corporate America in all its glorious lunacy.

I Was Amelia Earhart by Jane Mendelsohn

I Was Amelia Earhart

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In this brilliantly imagined novel, Amelia Earhart tells us what happened after she and her navigator, Fred Noonan, disappeared off the coast of New Guinea one glorious, windy day in 1937.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Abuse

Abuse

Platform: DOS, Mac OS, Acorn Archimedes, AmigaOS, AmigaOS 4, iOS, Linux

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: NA Electronic Arts; EU Origin Systems

X-Men vs. Street Fighter

X-Men vs. Street Fighter

Platform: Arcade Sega Saturn PlayStation

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Capcom

Alien Trilogy

Alien Trilogy

Platform: PlayStation, Sega Saturn, MS-DOS

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment

Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1

Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1

Platform: PlayStation Sega Saturn Super Nintendo

Genre: Compilation (various)

Publisher: Midway Games

Diablo

Diablo

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, PlayStation

Genre: Action role-playing, hack and slash

Publisher: NA Blizzard Entertainment; EU Ubi Soft Entertainment; NA / EU Electronic Arts

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on May 28, 1996?

On May 28, 1996 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is May 28, 1996?

On May 28, 1996 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on May 28, 1996?

On May 28, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 28, 1996?

On May 28, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 28, 1996?

On May 28, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on May 28, 1996?

On May 28, 1996 several famous people were born including, Sean O'Donnell, Courtlend Anderson.

Which famous people died on May 28, 1996?

Famous people died on May 28, 1996 include, John "Jack" Layden, Sidney Greenbaum.

What was the number one song in May 28, 1996?

The number one song in the week of May 28, 1996 was Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony in US and Three Lions by Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds in UK.

What were the top hits on May 28, 1996?

The top hits on May 28, 1996 were Tha Crossroads by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Always Be My Baby by Mariah Carey, Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion in US and Three Lions by Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds, Killing Me Softly by Fugees, Mysterious Girl by Peter Andre featuring Bubbler Ranx in UK.


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