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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 29, 1996?
- 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.
- Juho Lammikko: Finnish ice hockey player.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 29, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - One Sweet Day
- Whitney Houston - Exhale (Shoop Shoop)
- Everything But The Girl - Missing
- Joan Osborne - One Of Us
- LL Cool J - Hey Lover
- Goo Goo Dolls - Name
- Deep Blue Something - Breakfast At Tiffany's
- La Bouche - Be My Lover
- Monica - Before You Walk Out Of My Life
- Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Monica - Before You Walk Out Of My Life/Like This And Like That
- Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men - One Sweet Day
- Faith Evans - Soon As I Get Home
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Whitney Houston - Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Kris Kross - Tonite's Tha Night
- LL Cool J - Hey Lover
- Jodeci - Love U 4 Life
- Total - No One Else
Sport Games on January 29, 1996
- 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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Days to next January 29If 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.
What news were making the headlines those days in January 1996?
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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.