Historical Events In 1996
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Mar 19 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 in the year 1996.
Mar 19 On this day in history winnie Mandela divorces Nelson after 38 years of marrage
Mar 20 In the year 1996 erik &Lyle Menendez found guilty of killing their parents
Mar 20 On this day in history uK admits humans can catch CJD (Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease aka Mad Cow Disease)
Mar 21 In the year 1996 eric Brand, diplomat, dies at 73
Mar 22 Cheryl Depew, of Florida, crowned 13th Miss Hawaiian Tropic International on this day in history.
Mar 22 Claude Mauriac, writer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Mar 22 In the year 1996 sTS 76 (Atlantis 16), launches into orbit
Mar 24 16th Golden Raspberry Awards Showgirls wins in the year 1996.
Mar 24 In the year 1996 16th Golden Raspberry Awards: Showgirls wins
Mar 24 Eastenders star Michael French is reported to be a homosexual in the year 1996.
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 in the year 1996.
Mar 24 In the year 1996 mTA raises NYC bridge tolls to $3.50 each way
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 On this day in history 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 John Derrick Mordaunt Snagge, news commentator (BBC), dies at 91 in the year 1996.
Mar 25 US issues newly-redesigned $100 bill in the year 1996.
Mar 25 World Ice Dance Championship in Edmonton won by Gritshuk & Platov (Russia) in the year 1996.
Mar 26 (Elizabeth Cissie) Charlton, football matriarch, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Mar 26 Canada's Anik E-1 communications satellite suffers electronic fault in Space, loses 50% of its capacity on this day in history.
Mar 26 In the year 1996 last day of 1st-class cricket for Allan Border (Queensland vs Victoria)
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 On this day in history katie Beam, 17, of Oklahoma, crowned 35th Miss Teenage America
Mar 29 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Mar 30 Hugh Edward Lance Falkus, filmmaker/naturalist, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Mar 30 In the year 1996 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 in the year 1996.