Sunday March 31, 1996
US date format: 3/31/1996, UK date format: 31/3/1996
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 31, 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 Elizabeth Koshy .
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion.
In UK Firestarter by The Prodigy was in the top 5 hits.
Primal Fear, directed by Gregory Hoblit, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996
while Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot by Al Franken was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Dana Carvey Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ace Ventura: The CD-Rom Game or Donkey Kong Land 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 31, 1996?
- Saint Cornelia
- CTsar Ch�vez Day - official holiday in five states and many cities across the U.S.
- Freedom Day in Malta.
- Saint Amos
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- Getting Away With Murder closes at Broadhurst NYC after 17 performances
- 1st Opening Day in history in March takes place in Seattle
- Space Shuttle STS 76 (Atlantis 16), lands
- Karnataka defeats Tamil Nadu on first innings to win Ranji Trophy.
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- Elizabeth Koshy: Vine Star.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 31, 1996?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- R. Kelly Featuring Ronald Isley - Down Low (Nobody Has To Know)
- Joe - All The Things (Your Man Won't Do) (From "Don't Be A Menace...")
- D'Angelo - Lady
- Brandy - Sittin' Up In My Room (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Mary J. Blige - Not Gon' Cry (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- Chantay Savage - I Will Survive
- Busta Rhymes - Woo-Hah!! Got You All In Check/Everything Remains Raw
- Total - No One Else
- Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans - Count On Me (From "Waiting To Exhale")
- LL Cool J - Doin It
Sport Games on March 31, 1996
- Atlanta Hawks - Boston Celtics : 93 - 92
- Charlotte Hornets - Vancouver Grizzlies : 121 - 88
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Sacramento Kings : 100 - 105
- Los Angeles Clippers - Minnesota Timberwolves : 110 - 107
- Los Angeles Lakers - Toronto Raptors : 111 - 106
Serie AItalian Football
- Atalanta - Torino : 1 - 0
- Bari - Roma : 1 - 2
- Inter - Fiorentina : 1 - 2
- Juventus - Parma : 1 - 0
- Lazio - Vicenza : 3 - 0
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Club Brugge - Standard : 6 - 1
- Germinal - Molenbeek : 1 - 0
- Waregem - Harelbeke : 1 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Dusseldorf - Munich 1860 : 1 - 1
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Days to next March 31If March 31, 1996 is your birthday you're 24 years, 5 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 5 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?