Historical Events In 1996
Thursday, 26 May 2022
Mar 19 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Mar 20 In the year 1996 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 On this day in history cheryl Depew, of Florida, crowned 13th Miss Hawaiian Tropic International
Mar 22 In the year 1996 claude Mauriac, writer, dies at 81
Mar 22 On this day in history sTS 76 (Atlantis 16), launches into orbit
Mar 24 On this day in history 16th Golden Raspberry Awards Showgirls wins
Mar 24 On this day in history 16th Golden Raspberry Awards: Showgirls wins
Mar 24 On this day in history 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 On this day in history maria Lucia Beltran Alcayaga, singer, dies at 66
Mar 24 On this day in history 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 On this day in history comet C/1996 B2 (Hyakutake) approaches within 0.1018 AUs of Earth
Mar 25 John Derrick Mordaunt Snagge, news commentator (BBC), dies at 91 in the year 1996.
Mar 25 In the year 1996 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 (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 in the year 1996.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 28 In the year 1996 in Ecuador a 6.0 earthquake occurred at least 27 people killed, 100 injured, several thousand homeless
Mar 28 Katie Beam, 17, of Oklahoma, crowned 35th Miss Teenage America in the year 1996.
Mar 29 On this day in history 10th Soul Train Music Awards Patti Labelle, Boyz II Men win
Mar 29 In the year 1996 10th Soul Train Music Awards: Patti Labelle, Boyz II Men win
Mar 29 Maggie Donnelly, bag lady, dies at 46 in the year 1996.
Mar 30 Hugh Edward Lance Falkus, filmmaker/naturalist, dies at 78 in the year 1996.
Mar 30 Prince Edward and girl-friend Sophie Rhys-Jones visited Greystoke Castle in the year 1996.
Mar 31 25th Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Patty Sheehan in the year 1996.
Mar 31 Dante Giacosa, engineer/designer, dies at 91 on this day in history.