Historical Events In 1996
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Oct 23 Alexander Kelly, pianist/teacher, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Oct 24 Arthur Axmann, head of Hitler Youths in (1940-45), dies at 83 in the year 1996.
Oct 25 In the year 1996 eugene Polyakov, dancer, dies at 95
Oct 26 Gordon Scarrott, engineer, dies at 80 in the year 1996.
Oct 27 In the year 1996 belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher, dies at 84
Oct 28 Jack Tinker, drama critic, dies at 58 in the year 1996.
Oct 29 On this day in history james Leo Herlihy, author (Midnight Cowboy), commits suicide at 66
Oct 30 Alexander d'Arbeloff, entrepreneur, dies at 101 in the year 1996.
Oct 30 RaiLink-Ottawa Valley takes over operation of the former CP line between Smiths Falls and Cartier, Ont as well as the Mattawa to Temiskaming branch in Quebec on this day in history.
Nov 01 On this day in history junius Richard Jayawardene, PM of Sri Lanka (1977-78), dies at 90
Nov 02 On this day in history alvaro Gomez Hurtado, Colombian politician, dies
Nov 02 In the year 1996 ontario L'Orignal Railway (RailTex) commences operation over the former CN line between Glen Robertson, Hawkesbury and L'Orignal, Ont.
Nov 03 Barry George Barrington Porter, politician, dies at 57 in the year 1996.
Nov 04 In the year 1996 andhra Pradesh cyclone in India killing 1,007 people
Nov 04 In the year 1996 robert Rapoport, social anthropologist, dies at 72
Nov 05 On this day in history eddie Harris, saxophonist/composer, dies at 62
Nov 06 In the year 1996 mario Savio, activist, dies of heart attack at 53
Nov 07 Brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist, dies at 84 in the year 1996.
Nov 08 Edward Albert Radice, economist, dies at 89 in the year 1996.
Nov 09 Fred Lipmann, watchmaker, dies at 91 in the year 1996.
Nov 10 On this day in history beecher Moore, sailor, dies at 88
Nov 11 In the year 1996 helen Rosenthal, Teacher/health administrator, dies at 47
Nov 12 In the year 1996 don Kenyon, cricketer, dies at 72
Nov 13 Kenneth Watkins, woodland conservationist, dies at 86 in the year 1996.
Nov 14 Havelock Henry Trevor Hudson, lloyd's underwriter, dies at 77 in the year 1996.
Nov 15 In the year 1996 alger Hiss, former alleged spy/lawyer, dies at 92
Nov 16 In the year 1996 george Byatt, playwright, dies at 73
Nov 18 David Herbert, publisher, dies at 69 in the year 1996.
Nov 19 On this day in history denis Jenkinson, journalist, dies at 74
Nov 20 In the year 1996 bert Geoffrey Achong, electron microscopist, dies at 67
Nov 21 On this day in history bernard William George Rose, organist, dies at 80
Nov 21 On this day in history compuServe announced it would shut down its family-oriented service, WOW!, just eight months after it was launched
Nov 22 America Online agreed to provide a pop-up screen asking members to select a pricing plan in the year 1996.
Nov 24 Edison Vasalievich Denisov, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.