Monday January 29, 1996

US date format: 1/29/1996, UK date format: 29/1/1996

It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 29, 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 Juho Lammikko . In that special week of January people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey. In UK Spaceman by Babylon Zoo was in the top 5 hits. Beautiful Girls, directed by Ted Demme, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Shock Wave by Clive Cussler was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Marisol. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Furuta Atsuya no Simulation Pro Yakyuu 2 or Air Gallet.
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Historical Events

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Events

  • 23rd American Music Awards: Garth Brooks wins.
  • President Jacques Chirac announces a ''definitive end'' to French nuclear weapons testing.
  • La Fenice, Venice's opera house, is destroyed by fire.

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Movies

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Beautiful Girls

Beautiful Girls

Directed by: Ted Demme

Starring: Matt Dillon, Timothy Hutton, Noah Emmerich, Annabeth Gish

Country: United States of America

The Other Side of Sunday

The Other Side of Sunday

Directed by: Berit Nesheim

Starring: Marie Theisen, Hildegun Riise, Bjørn Sundquist, Sylvia Salvesen

Happy Gilmore

Happy Gilmore

Directed by: Dennis Dugan

Starring: Adam Sandler, Christopher McDonald, Julie Bowen, Frances Bay

Country: United States of America

Pie in the Sky

Pie in the Sky

Directed by: Bryan Gordon

Starring: Josh Charles, Anne Heche, John Goodman, Christine Lahti

Loch Ness

Loch Ness

Directed by: John Henderson

Starring: Ted Danson, Joely Richardson, Ian Holm, Harris Yulin

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Music charts

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Sport Games on January 29, 1996

Sport Games on January 29, 1996


NBA

American Basketball
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Charlotte Hornets : 86 - 88
  • Detroit Pistons - Utah Jazz : 97 - 106
  • Miami Heat - New York Knicks : 85 - 94
  • Seattle SuperSonics - Portland Trail Blazers : 92 - 88
  • Vancouver Grizzlies - Philadelphia 76ers : 92 - 103
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TV Series

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Marisol

Marisol

Directed by: Eugene Martin

The Thin Blue Line

The Thin Blue Line

Directed by: Errol Morris

Tin dei nam yee

Tin dei nam yee

Second Noah

Second Noah

Dragon Ball GT: Doragon bôru jîtî

Dragon Ball GT: Doragon bôru jîtî

Days to next January 29

If January 29, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 7 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 2 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson

Snow Falling on Cedars

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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

Shock Wave by Clive Cussler

Shock Wave

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A Mysterious Plague in the Antarctic... A Diamond Empire Run by an Evil Genius... A Devastating New Technology... NUMA agent DIRK PITT® is investigating the baffling deaths

Contagion by Robin Cook

Contagion

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In a story of the dangers of managed health care, ophthalmologist-turned-foresic pathologist John Stapleton investigates a series of virulent and lethal illnesses targeting more costly patients of a

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

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Cove

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

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Management expert writes about setting goals for success. (P, Free Press)

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Furuta Atsuya no Simulation Pro Yakyuu 2

Furuta Atsuya no Simulation Pro Yakyuu 2

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Traditional baseball simulation

Publisher: Hect[1]

Cool Boarders

Cool Boarders

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Snowboarding

Publisher: JP UEP Systems; NA SCEA; EU SCEE; JP Studio Zan (PSN)

Air Gallet

Air Gallet

Platform: Arcade game

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Banpresto

Alpine Racer 2

Alpine Racer 2

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Namco

Death Tank

Death Tank

Platform: Sega Saturn

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 29, 1996?

On January 29, 1996 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is January 29, 1996?

On January 29, 1996 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on January 29, 1996?

On January 29, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 29, 1996?

On January 29, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 29, 1996?

On January 29, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 29, 1996?

On January 29, 1996 several famous people were born including, Juho Lammikko.

Which famous people died on January 29, 1996?

Famous people died on January 29, 1996 include, Jack Sutherland, John Terence Reese.

What was the number one song in January 29, 1996?

The number one song in the week of January 29, 1996 was One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey in US and Spaceman by Babylon Zoo in UK.

What were the top hits on January 29, 1996?

The top hits on January 29, 1996 were One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey, Exhale (Shoop Shoop) by Whitney Houston, Missing by Everything But The Girl in US and Spaceman by Babylon Zoo, Anything by 3T, Slight Return by The Bluetones in UK.


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