Historical Events In 1996
Sunday, 09 May 2021
Oct 23 Alexander Kelly, pianist/teacher, dies at 67 in the year 1996.
Oct 24 Arthur Axmann, head of Hitler Youths in (1940-45), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Oct 25 Eugene Polyakov, dancer, dies at 95 on this day in history.
Oct 26 Gordon Scarrott, engineer, dies at 80 in the year 1996.
Oct 27 On this day in history belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher, dies at 84
Oct 28 On this day in history jack Tinker, drama critic, dies at 58
Oct 29 In the year 1996 james Leo Herlihy, author (Midnight Cowboy), commits suicide at 66
Oct 30 In the year 1996 alexander d'Arbeloff, entrepreneur, dies at 101
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 Ontario L'Orignal Railway (RailTex) commences operation over the former CN line between Glen Robertson, Hawkesbury and L'Orignal, Ont in the year 1996.
Nov 03 Barry George Barrington Porter, politician, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Nov 04 In the year 1996 andhra Pradesh cyclone in India killing 1,007 people
Nov 04 Robert Rapoport, social anthropologist, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1996 eddie Harris, saxophonist/composer, dies at 62
Nov 06 In the year 1996 mario Savio, activist, dies of heart attack at 53
Nov 07 On this day in history brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist, dies at 84
Nov 08 Edward Albert Radice, economist, dies at 89 on this day in history.
Nov 09 Fred Lipmann, watchmaker, dies at 91 in the year 1996.
Nov 10 Beecher Moore, sailor, dies at 88 in the year 1996.
Nov 11 Helen Rosenthal, Teacher/health administrator, dies at 47 on this day in history.
Nov 12 Don Kenyon, cricketer, dies at 72 in the year 1996.
Nov 13 On this day in history kenneth Watkins, woodland conservationist, dies at 86
Nov 14 Havelock Henry Trevor Hudson, lloyd's underwriter, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Nov 15 Alger Hiss, former alleged spy/lawyer, dies at 92 in the year 1996.
Nov 16 George Byatt, playwright, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Nov 18 David Herbert, publisher, dies at 69 on this day in history.
Nov 19 Denis Jenkinson, journalist, dies at 74 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1996 america Online agreed to provide a pop-up screen asking members to select a pricing plan.
Nov 24 Edison Vasalievich Denisov, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.