Historical Events In 1996
Tuesday, 22 September 2020
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 Eugene Polyakov, dancer, dies at 95 on this day in history.
Oct 26 On this day in history gordon Scarrott, engineer, dies at 80
Oct 27 In the year 1996 belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher, dies at 84
Oct 28 In the year 1996 jack Tinker, drama critic, dies at 58
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 on this day in history.
Oct 30 On this day in history 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.
Nov 01 In the year 1996 junius Richard Jayawardene, PM of Sri Lanka (1977-78), dies at 90
Nov 02 Alvaro Gomez Hurtado, Colombian politician, dies in the year 1996.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 04 Andhra Pradesh cyclone in India killing 1,007 people on this day in history.
Nov 04 Robert Rapoport, social anthropologist, dies at 72 in the year 1996.
Nov 05 On this day in history eddie Harris, saxophonist/composer, dies at 62
Nov 06 On this day in history mario Savio, activist, dies of heart attack at 53
Nov 07 Brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist, dies at 84 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1996 beecher Moore, sailor, dies at 88
Nov 11 In the year 1996 helen Rosenthal, Teacher/health administrator, dies at 47
Nov 12 On this day in history don Kenyon, cricketer, dies at 72
Nov 13 Kenneth Watkins, woodland conservationist, dies at 86 in the year 1996.
Nov 14 In the year 1996 havelock Henry Trevor Hudson, lloyd's underwriter, dies at 77
Nov 15 Alger Hiss, former alleged spy/lawyer, dies at 92 in the year 1996.
Nov 16 In the year 1996 george Byatt, playwright, dies at 73
Nov 18 In the year 1996 david Herbert, publisher, dies at 69
Nov 19 In the year 1996 denis Jenkinson, journalist, dies at 74
Nov 20 In the year 1996 bert Geoffrey Achong, electron microscopist, dies at 67
Nov 21 In the year 1996 bernard William George Rose, organist, dies at 80
Nov 21 In the year 1996 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 on this day in history.
Nov 24 On this day in history edison Vasalievich Denisov, composer, dies at 67