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Historical Events In 1996

Tuesday, 18 May 2021

May 01   On this day in history asher Wallfish, journalist, dies at 67  

May 02   Arthur Leslie Noel Douglas Houghton, civil servant, dies at 97 in the year 1996.  

May 03   In the year 1996 in Western Nei Mongol, China a 6.0 earthquake killed at least 18 people, 300 injured and extensive damage in the Baotou area.  

May 03   In the year 1996 jack Weston, actor (Ishtar, Rad, Cuba), dies of lymphoma at 71  

May 04   Jean Crepin, soldier/industrialist, dies at 87 in the year 1996.  

May 05   On this day in history ai Qing, poet, dies at 86  

May 05   Renette Cruz, Vancouver British Columbia, wins Miss Canadian Universe in the year 1996.  

May 06   Frank Hercules, writer, dies at 85 in the year 1996.  

May 06   Guatemala's leftist guerrillas sign key accord with government of President on this day in history.  

May 06   Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Hartford CT on WCCC 106.9 FM on this day in history.  

May 07   In the year 1996 albert Meltzer, anarchist, dies at 76  

May 07   Comedian Martin Lawrence suffers a nervous breakdown in the year 1996.  

May 08   In the year 1996 south Africa's Const Assembly adopts permanent post-apartheid constitution  

May 10   "Twister" premieres on this day in history.  

May 10   2 US Marine helicopters collided during joint US & British war games in the year 1996.  

May 10   A storm hits Mt Everest, killing eight climbers in one of the worst disasters since Everest was first conquered in 1953 on this day in history.  

May 11   Bruce Boyce, singer/teacher, dies at 85 on this day in history.  

May 11   Valujet DC-9 crashes in Miami, 109 die in the year 1996.  

May 13   John "Jack" Baines, mountaineering publisher, dies at 57 on this day in history.  

May 13   OJ Simpson appears on British TV discussing his not guilty verdict in the year 1996.  

May 14   Edqard John Gurney, politician, dies at 82 in the year 1996.  

May 16   Edward McInnes, German scholar, dies at 60 on this day in history.  

May 17   Alicia Machado, 18, of Venezuela crowned 45th Miss Universe on this day in history.  

May 17   Rusi Modi, cricketer (736 runs 10 post-war Tests for India), dies in the year 1996.  

May 18   On this day in history dermot O'Callaghan Grubb, prison governor, dies at 76  

May 19   On this day in history johnny "Guitar" Watson, musician, dies at 61  

May 19   On this day in history sTS 77 (Endeavour 11), launches into orbit  

May 20   Eric Davidson, comedy scriptwriter, dies at 65 in the year 1996.  

May 21   On this day in history al "Lash" La Rue, cowboy actor (Lash of the West), dies at 78  

May 21   Blackout in many areas of Queens NY in the year 1996.  

May 22   Duncan Montgomery Stewart, academic, dies at 66 on this day in history.  

May 23   In the year 1996 dorothy Hyson, actress (Spare a Copper, Sing as We Go), dies at 81  

May 23   Fred Norris of the Howard Stern show changes his name legally to Eric on this day in history.  

May 24   "Spy Hard" starring Leslie Nielsen is released on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In 1996

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history arleigh Albert Burke, US Admiral, dies at 94  

Jan 02   Sydney Thompson, rock Climber, dies at 81 in the year 1996.  

Jan 03   Geoffrey Pardoe, engineer, dies at 67 in the year 1996.  

Jan 04   Ramon Vinay, operatic tenor/baritone, dies at 83 on this day in history.  

Jan 05   In the year 1996 jay Morris Arena, inventor/pediatrician, dies at 86  

Jan 06   Duane Hanson, sculptor, dies at 60 in the year 1996.  

Jan 07   James Holland, artist/exhibition organiser, dies at 90 in the year 1996.  

Jan 08   Francois Mitterrand, Pres of France (1981-95), dies of cancer at 79 on this day in history.  

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