Historical Events In 1996
Saturday, 21 May 2022
Feb 10 In the year 1996 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
Feb 11 Amelia Rosselli, poet, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 12 On this day in history roger Omond, journalist, dies at 51
Feb 13 Howard Stern announces he will be making the film "Private Parts" on this day in history.
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 On this day in history prime Minister Jean Chrétien scuffles with a protestor disrupting Flag Day ceremonies
Feb 16 Charles McCorquodale, art historian, dies at 47 on this day in history.
Feb 16 Gary Kirsten scores 188 for South Africa vs UAE at Rawalpindi on this day in history.
Feb 18 On this day in history tendulkar scores 127 in India's Cricket World Cup win over Kenya
Feb 19 In the year 1996 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 On this day in history soyuz TM-23, launched into orbit
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 On this day in history 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 Rajindra Dhanraj takes 9-97 for Trinidad against Leeward Islands on this day in history.
Feb 24 On this day in history anna Larina, revolutionary, dies at 82
Feb 24 On this day in history cuba downs 2 US planes
Feb 25 Haing S Ngor, doctor/actor (Killing Fields), dies at 45 on this day in history.
Feb 26 Audrey Angers, charity pioneer in the year 1996.
Feb 27 In the year 1996 francois Chaumette, actor (They Never Slept, Christine), dies at 72
Feb 27 In the year 1996 mark Waugh scores 126 in World Cup against India
Feb 28 38th Grammy Awards Jagged Little Pill-Alanis Morisette wins on this day in history.
Feb 29 A Peruvian jetliner crashes in the Andes, killing all 123 people aboard on this day in history.
Feb 29 On this day in history 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 Kenya defeat West Indies (all out 93) in Cricket World Cup in the year 1996.
Feb 29 Soyuz TM-23, lands on this day in history.
Mar 01 In the year 1996 meningitis in West Africa
Mar 01 On this day in history new toll-free 888 area code introduced
Mar 01 In the year 1996 plans approved allowing traffic cameras High Harrington &Shap England
Mar 01 In the year 1996 united Kingdom BSE outbreak in Worldwide killing 231 people