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Historical Events In 1996

Thursday, 26 May 2022

May 01   In the year 1996 asher Wallfish, journalist, dies at 67  

May 02   Arthur Leslie Noel Douglas Houghton, civil servant, dies at 97 on this day in history.  

May 03   On this day in history 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 on this day in history.  

May 05   Ai Qing, poet, dies at 86 on this day in history.  

May 05   On this day in history renette Cruz, Vancouver British Columbia, wins Miss Canadian Universe  

May 06   On this day in history frank Hercules, writer, dies at 85  

May 06   Guatemala's leftist guerrillas sign key accord with government of President in the year 1996.  

May 06   Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Hartford CT on WCCC 106.9 FM in the year 1996.  

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 in the year 1996.  

May 10   On this day in history 2 US Marine helicopters collided during joint US & British war games  

May 10   A storm hits Mt Everest, killing eight climbers in one of the worst disasters since Everest was first conquered in 1953 in the year 1996.  

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

May 11   Valujet DC-9 crashes in Miami, 109 die on this day in history.  

May 13   In the year 1996 john "Jack" Baines, mountaineering publisher, dies at 57  

May 13   OJ Simpson appears on British TV discussing his not guilty verdict on this day in history.  

May 14   Edqard John Gurney, politician, dies at 82 on this day in history.  

May 16   Edward McInnes, German scholar, dies at 60 in the year 1996.  

May 17   On this day in history alicia Machado, 18, of Venezuela crowned 45th Miss Universe  

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

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

May 19   In the year 1996 johnny "Guitar" Watson, musician, dies at 61  

May 19   STS 77 (Endeavour 11), launches into orbit in the year 1996.  

May 20   Eric Davidson, comedy scriptwriter, dies at 65 on this day in history.  

May 21   Al "Lash" La Rue, cowboy actor (Lash of the West), dies at 78 in the year 1996.  

May 21   In the year 1996 blackout in many areas of Queens NY  

May 22   Duncan Montgomery Stewart, academic, dies at 66 in the year 1996.  

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

May 23   In the year 1996 fred Norris of the Howard Stern show changes his name legally to Eric  

May 24   "Spy Hard" starring Leslie Nielsen is released in the year 1996.  

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Famous Deaths In 1996

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Arleigh Albert Burke, US Admiral, dies at 94 in the year 1996.  

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

Jan 03   In the year 1996 geoffrey Pardoe, engineer, dies at 67  

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

Jan 05   On this day in history jay Morris Arena, inventor/pediatrician, dies at 86  

Jan 06   Duane Hanson, sculptor, dies at 60 on this day in history.  

Jan 07   In the year 1996 james Holland, artist/exhibition organiser, dies at 90  

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

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