Monday September 30, 1996
US date format: 9/30/1996, UK date format: 30/9/1996
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on September 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 Zach Dorsey and Savannah Montano.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio.
In UK Breakfast At Tiffany's by Deep Blue Something was in the top 5 hits.
The Ghost and the Darkness, directed by Stephen Hopkins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Legend by Jude Deveraux was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Two Fat Ladies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ares or Air Attack.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 30, 1996?
- Spo TomT and Prfncipe - Agricultural Reform (Nationalization) Day
- September 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- International Translation Day
- Botswana - Independence Day (1966)
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- Congress passes the Omnibus Consolidated Appropriations Act of 1997; the Bureau of the Mint is renamed the United States Mint.
- The United States Congress passes an amendment that bars anyone convicted of even misdemeanor level domestic violence from obtaining and possessing firearms.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 30, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
- Donna Lewis - I Love You Always Forever
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- Quad City DJ's - C'Mon N' Ride It (The Train)
- Eric Clapton - Change The World
- No Mercy - Where Do You Go
- LL Cool J - Loungin'
- 2 Pac - How Do U Want It
- Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Aaliyah - If Your Girl Only Knew
- Az Yet - Last Night (From "The Nutty Professor")
- Keith Sweat - Twisted
- 112 Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. - Only You
- 2Pac Featuring K-Ci And JoJo - How Do U Want It/California Love
- Luther Vandross - Your Secret Love
- SWV - Use Your Heart
- Dru Hill - Tell Me (From "Eddie")
- Maxwell - Ascension (Don't Ever Wonder)
- Mint Condition - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
Sport Games on September 30, 1996
- Dallas Cowboys - Philadelphia Eagles : 23 - 19
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Antwerp - Lokeren : 4 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- CZ Jena - Ein Frankfurt : 1 - 1
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Madrid - Hercules : 3 - 0
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