Historical Events In 1996
Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Mar 19 In the year 1996 in Southern Xinjiang, China a 6.3 earthquake killed at least twenty-four people, 128 injured and more than 15,314 houses destroyed in the Artux-Jiashi area
Mar 19 Winnie Mandela divorces Nelson after 38 years of marrage on this day in history.
Mar 20 Erik &Lyle Menendez found guilty of killing their parents in the year 1996.
Mar 20 UK admits humans can catch CJD (Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease aka Mad Cow Disease) on this day in history.
Mar 21 On this day in history eric Brand, diplomat, dies at 73
Mar 22 In the year 1996 cheryl Depew, of Florida, crowned 13th Miss Hawaiian Tropic International
Mar 22 Claude Mauriac, writer, dies at 81 in the year 1996.
Mar 22 STS 76 (Atlantis 16), launches into orbit in the year 1996.
Mar 24 16th Golden Raspberry Awards Showgirls wins in the year 1996.
Mar 24 On this day in history 16th Golden Raspberry Awards: Showgirls wins
Mar 24 In the year 1996 eastenders star Michael French is reported to be a homosexual
Mar 24 In the year 1996 laura Davies wins LPGA Standard Register Ping Golf Tournament
Mar 24 Maria Lucia Beltran Alcayaga, singer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Mar 24 MTA raises NYC bridge tolls to $3.50 each way in the year 1996.
Mar 24 On this day in history u.S. astronaut Shannon Lucid safely transfers to the Russian space station Mir from the U.S. space shuttle Atlantis for a planned five-month stay.
Mar 25 68th Academy Awards "Braveheart", Nicholas Cage & Susan Sarandon win in the year 1996.
Mar 25 In the year 1996 68th Academy Awards: "Braveheart", Nicholas Cage & Susan Sarandon win
Mar 25 Comet C/1996 B2 (Hyakutake) approaches within 0.1018 AUs of Earth in the year 1996.
Mar 25 On this day in history john Derrick Mordaunt Snagge, news commentator (BBC), dies at 91
Mar 25 On this day in history uS issues newly-redesigned $100 bill
Mar 25 In the year 1996 world Ice Dance Championship in Edmonton won by Gritshuk & Platov (Russia)
Mar 26 On this day in history (Elizabeth Cissie) Charlton, football matriarch, dies at 83
Mar 26 On this day in history canada's Anik E-1 communications satellite suffers electronic fault in Space, loses 50% of its capacity.
Mar 26 Last day of 1st-class cricket for Allan Border (Queensland vs Victoria) in the year 1996.
Mar 27 "State Fair", opens at Music Box Theater NYC for 118 performances in the year 1996.
Mar 28 In Ecuador a 6.0 earthquake occurred at least 27 people killed, 100 injured, several thousand homeless on this day in history.
Mar 28 In the year 1996 katie Beam, 17, of Oklahoma, crowned 35th Miss Teenage America
Mar 29 In the year 1996 10th Soul Train Music Awards Patti Labelle, Boyz II Men win
Mar 29 10th Soul Train Music Awards: Patti Labelle, Boyz II Men win on this day in history.
Mar 29 Maggie Donnelly, bag lady, dies at 46 in the year 1996.
Mar 30 On this day in history hugh Edward Lance Falkus, filmmaker/naturalist, dies at 78
Mar 30 On this day in history prince Edward and girl-friend Sophie Rhys-Jones visited Greystoke Castle
Mar 31 In the year 1996 25th Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Patty Sheehan
Mar 31 Dante Giacosa, engineer/designer, dies at 91 on this day in history.