Wednesday May 29, 1996
US date format: 5/29/1996, UK date format: 29/5/1996
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 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 FaZe Rain .
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 The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hum Dono.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spider-Man Web of Fire or Burning Road.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 29, 1996?
- Nigeria: Democracy Day.
- Saint Theodosia
- Bah�'f Faith: Ascension of Bah�'u'llah.
- United Kingdom: Oak Apple Day.
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- Space Shuttle STS 77 (Endeavour 11), lands.
- FaZe Rain: YouTube Star.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 29, 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 29, 1996
Ethniki KatigoriaFootball (Greece)
- Apollon - OFI : 0 - 1
- Aris - Ethnikos : 4 - 1
- Athinaikos - Ionikos : 1 - 2
- Olympiakos - Xanthi : 1 - 1
- Panahaiki - Kalamata : 1 - 0
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?