Tuesday October 29, 1996
US date format: 10/29/1996, UK date format: 29/10/1996
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 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 Astrid S and Brad Leman.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio.
In UK Say You'll Be There by The Spice Girls was in the top 5 hits.
Shiloh, directed by Dale Rosenbloom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while The Law Of Love by Laura Esquivel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Out of Sight.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Persona or Eggerland Episode 0: Quest of Lala.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 29, 1996?
- St. Terence of Metz
- Turkey - Republic Day (1923)
- Anglican Church - James Hannington
- St. Zenobius
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 29, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- No Mercy - Where Do You Go
- Merril Bainbridge - Mouth
- Babyface - This Is For The Lover In You
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- Eric Clapton - Change The World
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- BLACKstreet (Featuring Dr. Dre) - No Diggity
- Mint Condition - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
- Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage - Nobody
- Ginuwine - Pony
- Babyface Featuring LL Cool J, Howard Hewett, Jody Watley & Jeffrey Daniels - This Is For The Lover In You
- Az Yet - Last Night (From "The Nutty Professor")
- Dru Hill - Tell Me (From "Eddie")
- Aaliyah - If Your Girl Only Knew
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- Brandy, Tamia, Gladys Knight & Chaka Khan - Missing You (From "Set It Off")
Sport Games on October 29, 1996
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Bolton - Reading : 2 - 1
- Bradford - Crystal Palace : 0 - 4
- Grimsby - Oldham : 0 - 3
- Oxford - Stoke : 4 - 1
- Portsmouth - Birmingham : 1 - 1
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Bournemouth - Bristol City : 0 - 2
- Bristol Rvs - Brentford : 2 - 1
- Crewe - Rotherham : 1 - 0
- Notts County - Walsall : 2 - 0
- Peterboro - Shrewsbury : 2 - 2
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Carlisle - Chester : 3 - 1
- Colchester - Exeter : 1 - 0
- Darlington - Barnet : 0 - 1
- Doncaster - Lincoln : 1 - 3
- Fulham - Scunthorpe : 2 - 1
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 29, 1996?
On October 29, 1996 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is October 29, 1996?
On October 29, 1996 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on October 29, 1996?
On October 29, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 29, 1996?
On October 29, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on October 29, 1996?
On October 29, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 29, 1996?
On October 29, 1996 several famous people were born including, Astrid S, Alec Bailey, Brad Leman.
Which famous people died on October 29, 1996?
Famous people died on October 29, 1996 include, Patricia Ticia Anne Ingrams, Patrick Johnson.
What was the number one song in October 29, 1996?
The number one song in the week of October 29, 1996 was Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio in US and Say You'll Be There by The Spice Girls in UK.
What were the top hits on October 29, 1996?
The top hits on October 29, 1996 were Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio, It's All Coming Back To Me Now by Celine Dion, No Diggity by BLACKstreet in US and Say You'll Be There by The Spice Girls, What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted by Robson & Jerome, If You Ever by East 17 featuring Gabrielle in UK.