Monday December 30, 1996
US date format: 12/30/1996, UK date format: 30/12/1996
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 30, 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.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey.
In UK Earth Song by Michael Jackson was in the top 5 hits.
Lost Highway, directed by David Lynch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while David Brinkley by David Brinkley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Two Fat Ladies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spider-Man Web of Fire or Fable.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 30, 1996?
- The sixth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Pope Felix I (optional memorial)
- Philippines - Rizal Day
- Lew Ayres, American screen actor (Salem's Lot, State Fair), dies at age 88 (born 1908).
- In the Indian state of Assam, a passenger train is bombed by Bodo separatists, killing 26.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 30, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #11 songs in the UK
- Michael Jackson - Earth Song
- Boyzone - Father And Son
- The Prodigy - Breathe
- George Michael - Jesus To A Child
- Baby D - So Pure
- Robert Miles featuring Maria Nayler - One And One
- Dunblane - Knockin' On Heaven's Door / Throw These Guns Away
- Everything But The Girl - Missing
- Boyzone - A Different Beat
- Babylon Zoo - Spaceman
- Oasis - Wonderwall
Sport Games on December 30, 1996
- Boston Celtics - Denver Nuggets : 104 - 102
- Charlotte Hornets - Washington Bullets : 101 - 92
- Indiana Pacers - Chicago Bulls : 79 - 81
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Cleveland Cavaliers : 96 - 108
- New Jersey Nets - New York Knicks : 86 - 98
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 30, 1996?
On December 30, 1996 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is December 30, 1996?
On December 30, 1996 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on December 30, 1996?
On December 30, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 30, 1996?
On December 30, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on December 30, 1996?
On December 30, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people died on December 30, 1996?
Famous people died on December 30, 1996 include, Jack Nance, Robert Grant-Ferris.
What was the number one song in December 30, 1996?
The number one song in the week of December 30, 1996 was One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey in US and Earth Song by Michael Jackson in UK.
What were the top hits on December 30, 1996?
The top hits on December 30, 1996 were One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey, Exhale (Shoop Shoop) by Whitney Houston, Hey Lover by LL Cool J in US and Earth Song by Michael Jackson, Breathe by The Prodigy, Father And Son by Boyzone in UK.