Tuesday July 30, 1996

US date format: 7/30/1996, UK date format: 30/7/1996

We've performed the most in-depth research possible on July 30, 1996, here's what our experts found out: it was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on July 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. Famous people born on this day include Jacob Lofland and Jacob Lofland. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio. In UK Wannabe by The Spice Girls was in the top 5 hits. Basquiat, directed by Julian Schnabel, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1996 while The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield was one of the best selling book. On TV people were watching Safe and Sound. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War or Contra: Legacy of War.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Events | Famous birthdays | Movies | TV Series | Music charts | Magazine covers | Books | Videogames

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 30, 1996?


Holidays

  • Vanuatu - Independence Day
  • St. Julitta (a martyr)
  • St. Sennen
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Abdon

Events

  • Tommy Lasoda retires as LA Dodger manager

Famous Birthday

Who was born on July 30, 1996?

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Basquiat

Basquiat

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Julian Schnabel

Starring: Jeffrey Wright, Michael Wincott, Benicio Del Toro, Claire Forlani

Brilliant Lies

Brilliant Lies

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Richard Franklin

Starring: Gia Carides, Anthony LaPaglia, Zoe Carides, Ray Barrett

Jack

Jack

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola

Starring: Robin Williams, Diane Lane, Brian Kerwin, Jennifer Lopez

Body of Influence 2

Body of Influence 2

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Brian J. Smith

Starring: Jodie Fisher, Daniel Anderson, Jonathan Goldstein, Pat Brennan

The Stupids

The Stupids

Release year: 1996

Directed by: John Landis

Starring: Tom Arnold, Jessica Lundy, Bug Hall, Alex McKenna

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 30, 1996?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
  2. - You're Makin' Me High
  3. - How Do U Want It
  4. - Give Me One Reason
  5. - I Can't Sleep Baby (If I)

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Wannabe
  2. - Macarena
  3. - Killing Me Softly
  4. - Freedom
  5. - Mysterious Girl

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - I Can't Sleep Baby (If I)
  2. - You're Makin' Me High/Let It Flow
  3. - Twisted
  4. - How Do U Want It/California Love
  5. - Elevators (Me & You)

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Que Pena Me Das
  2. - El Reportero
  3. - Me Subes, Me Bajas, Me Subes
  4. - Suena
  5. - No Te Vayas

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Safe and Sound

Safe and Sound

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Clark Davis

Chain Reaction

Chain Reaction

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Andrew Davis

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The Adventures of Pinocchio

The Adventures of Pinocchio

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Steve Barron

Mensch, Pia!

Mensch, Pia!

Release year: 1996

Hum Dono

Hum Dono

Release year: 1996

Directed by: B. S. Glaad

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield

The Celestine Prophecy

By:

The #1 International Phenomenon Bestseller - NEW PREFACE

How to Kill a Monster by R.L. Stine

How to Kill a Monster

By:

Gretchen and Clark fear that Clark's deaf grandmother and grandfather will be too loud for them.

Exclusive by Sandra Brown

Exclusive

By:

Barrie Travis, a good reporter who works at a low-budget TV station when the First lady calls and offers her the chance of a lifetime.

The Dilbert Principle by Scott Adams

The Dilbert Principle

By:

Dilbert is the creator of the most popular comic strip in America (syndicated in almost 1000 newspapers). This author takes a look at corporate America's glorious lunacy.

A Crown of Swords by Robert Jordan

A Crown of Swords

By:

The Wheel of Time(r), now in development for TV! Since its 1990 debut, The Wheel of Time(r), by Robert Jordan has captured millions of readers across the globe with its originality and captivating characters.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War

Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Tactical RPG

Publisher: Nintendo

Contra: Legacy of War

Contra: Legacy of War

Platform: PlayStation Saturn

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Konami of America

Soul

Soul

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation, Dreamcast, PlayStation 2, GameCube, Xbox, Wii, Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PlayStation Portable, PlayStation Network, Android, iOS

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Crazy Drake

Crazy Drake

Platform: DOS, PC

Genre: Platform

Publisher: One Reality, eGames

Donkey Kong Land 2

Donkey Kong Land 2

Platform: Game Boy, 3DS Virtual Console

Genre: Platforming

Publisher: Nintendo

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 30, 1996?

On July 30, 1996 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is July 30, 1996?

On July 30, 1996 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on July 30, 1996?

On July 30, 1996 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 30, 1996?

On July 30, 1996 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 30, 1996?

On July 30, 1996 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 30, 1996?

On July 30, 1996 several famous people were born including, Jacob Lofland, Jacob Lofland, Austin North.

Which famous people died on July 30, 1996?

Famous people died on July 30, 1996 include, Claudette Colbert, Magda Schneider, Alan Cheales.

What was the number one song in July 30, 1996?

The number one song in the week of July 30, 1996 was Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio in US and Wannabe by The Spice Girls in UK.

What were the top hits on July 30, 1996?

The top hits on July 30, 1996 were Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio, You're Makin' Me High by Toni Braxton, How Do U Want It by 2 Pac in US and Wannabe by The Spice Girls, Macarena by Los Del Rio, Killing Me Softly by Fugees in UK.