Historical Events In 1996
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Feb 10 Minneapolis, Minnesota Timmins country singer Shania Twain draws a crowd of up to 20,000 fans for an autograph session at the giant Mall of America on this day in history.
Feb 11 In the year 1996 amelia Rosselli, poet, dies at 65
Feb 12 In the year 1996 roger Omond, journalist, dies at 51
Feb 13 On this day in history howard Stern announces he will be making the film "Private Parts"
Feb 13 On this day in history rock musical "Rent," by Jonathan Larson, opens off-Broadway
Feb 14 On this day in history bob Paisley, football manager, dies at 77
Feb 15 Prime Minister Jean Chrétien scuffles with a protestor disrupting Flag Day ceremonies in the year 1996.
Feb 16 Charles McCorquodale, art historian, dies at 47 in the year 1996.
Feb 16 In the year 1996 gary Kirsten scores 188 for South Africa vs UAE at Rawalpindi
Feb 18 Tendulkar scores 127 in India's Cricket World Cup win over Kenya on this day in history.
Feb 19 On this day in history brenda Bruce, actress (December Bride, Nightmare), dies at 77
Feb 21 On this day in history horace Leonard Gold, sF writer/editor, dies at 81
Feb 21 Soyuz TM-23, launched into orbit in the year 1996.
Feb 22 In the year 1996 actress Halle Berry files for divorce from David Justice
Feb 22 In the year 1996 sTS 75 (Columbia 19), launches into orbit
Feb 23 In the year 1996 freddie Stocks, cricket (cent on debut & wkt on 1st ball, Notts), dies
Feb 23 In the year 1996 mark Waugh scores 130 in World Cup vs Kenya, 207 w/brother Steve
Feb 23 On this day in history rajindra Dhanraj takes 9-97 for Trinidad against Leeward Islands
Feb 24 Anna Larina, revolutionary, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Feb 24 Cuba downs 2 US planes in the year 1996.
Feb 25 On this day in history haing S Ngor, doctor/actor (Killing Fields), dies at 45
Feb 26 In the year 1996 audrey Angers, charity pioneer
Feb 27 On this day in history francois Chaumette, actor (They Never Slept, Christine), dies at 72
Feb 27 On this day in history mark Waugh scores 126 in World Cup against India
Feb 28 In the year 1996 38th Grammy Awards Jagged Little Pill-Alanis Morisette wins
Feb 29 A Peruvian jetliner crashes in the Andes, killing all 123 people aboard on this day in history.
Feb 29 In the year 1996 daniel Green is convicted of murdering the father of basketball star Michael Jordan during a 1993 holdup, and is sentenced to life in prison.
Feb 29 In the year 1996 duncan Stuart Wilson Fighter pilot-MacDonald, dies at 83
Feb 29 On this day in history kenya defeat West Indies (all out 93) in Cricket World Cup
Feb 29 On this day in history soyuz TM-23, lands
Mar 01 Meningitis in West Africa on this day in history.
Mar 01 In the year 1996 new toll-free 888 area code introduced
Mar 01 On this day in history plans approved allowing traffic cameras High Harrington &Shap England
Mar 01 In the year 1996 united Kingdom BSE outbreak in Worldwide killing 231 people