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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 28, 1996?
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Germain of Paris
- Republic Day in Azerbaijan and Armenia (both 1918).
- Bernard of Menthon
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- 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
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 28, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds - Three Lions
- Fugees - Killing Me Softly
- Peter Andre featuring Bubbler Ranx - Mysterious Girl
- Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
Top #10 R&B songs
- Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - Tha Crossroads
- SWV - You're The One
- MC Lyte Featuring Xscape - Keep On, Keepin' On (From "Sunset Park")
- Jodeci - Get On Up
- Case Featuring Foxxy Brown - Touch Me Tease Me (From "The Nutty Professor")
- Joe - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
- Junior M.A.F.I.A. Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. - Get Money
- Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby
- Total - Kissin' You
- R. Kelly Featuring Ronald Isley - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
Sport Games on May 28, 1996
- Utah Jazz - Seattle SuperSonics : 98 - 95
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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.