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Monday 28 October 1996

It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Naelee Rae and Jasmine Jessica Anthony. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio. In UK Breakfast At Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something was in the top 5 hits. Romeo + Juliet, directed by Baz Luhrmann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sai yau gei. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chronicles of the Sword or Cruis'n World.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Romeo + Juliet

Directed by: Baz Luhrmann

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Claire Danes, John Leguizamo

Country: United States

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Directed by: Tom Holland

Starring: Joe Mantegna, Robert John Burke, Lucinda Jenney

Country: United States

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Directed by: Barry Levinson

Starring: Robert De Niro, Kevin Bacon, Brad Pitt

Country: United States

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Directed by: Emir Kusturica

Starring: Miki Manojlovic, Lazar Ristovski, Mirjana Jokovic

Country: United States

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The Long Kiss Goodnight

Directed by: Renny Harlin

Starring: Geena Davis, Samuel L. Jackson, Yvonne Zima

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Sai yau gei

Starring: Dicky Cheung, Wah Kong, Yiu-Cheung Lai, Cheung-Ching Mak

Country: Hong Kong

Two Fat Ladies

Starring: Clarissa Dickson Wright, Jennifer Paterson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Starring: Frank Barry, Torquil Colbo, Mercedes Barry, Brian Best


Starring: Michael Cariglio, Mike Curley, Gabriel Velez, Marilyn Arnone

Country: United States

Vidas de Sal

Starring: Mariana Rey Monteiro, Armando Cortez, Virgílio Castelo, Simone de Oliveira

Country: Portugal

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 October 1996 ?

  • St. Anastasia II
  • St. Remigius
  • Greece - Oxi (No) Day
  • Czechoslovakia - gains its independence from Austria-Hungary (1918); Holiday in the Czech Republic, Remembrance Day in Slovakia.
  • Also see October 28 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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Sport Games on 28 October 1996

American Football
  • Chicago Bears - Minnesota Vikings : 15 - 13
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Hertha - Ein Frankfurt : 1 - 2
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Valladolid - Sevilla : 0 - 1
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Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Nott'm Forest - Everton : 0 - 1
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Digital photomontage by Arthur Hochstein. Sky by Richard Kaylin-Tony Stone Images; Earth from NASA
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9558
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.350


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

The Notebook

By: Nicholas Sparks

Every so often a love story so captures our hearts that it becomes more than a story-it becomes an experience to remember forever. The Notebook is such a book.

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By: Frederick Forsyth

From the master of the novel of international intrigue comes a riveting new book as timely and unsettling as tomorrow's headlines.It

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By: Stephen King

Stephen King’s #1 national bestseller about a little mining town, Desperation, that many will enter on their way to somewhere else. But getting out is not easy as it would seem…"I see holes like eyes.

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James Herriot'S Favorite Dog Stories

By: James Herriot

"When I decided to be a vet, I knew that I wanted to be a dog doctor, so I could spend all my time with dogs."

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

BVE TrainSim

BVE TrainSim

Platform: Windows 95 Windows 98 Windows ME Windows 2000 Windows XP Windows Vista (With .dll add ons & BVE 5) Windows 7 (With .dll add ons/Windows XP Mode/VMLite XP Mode & BVE 5) Windows 8 (With .dll add ons)

Genre: Train simulator

Chronicles of the Sword

Platform: DOS, PlayStation

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Psygnosis

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Platform: Windows 95

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

Dragon Ball Z: The Legend

Platform: Sega Saturn PlayStation

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Bandai

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Cruis'n World

Platform: Arcade Nintendo 64

Genre: Racing

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