Historical Events In 1996
Thursday, 03 December 2020
Oct 23 Alexander Kelly, pianist/teacher, dies at 67 in the year 1996.
Oct 24 Arthur Axmann, head of Hitler Youths in (1940-45), dies at 83 in the year 1996.
Oct 25 In the year 1996 eugene Polyakov, dancer, dies at 95
Oct 26 Gordon Scarrott, engineer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Oct 27 Belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Oct 28 Jack Tinker, drama critic, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Oct 29 James Leo Herlihy, author (Midnight Cowboy), commits suicide at 66 in the year 1996.
Oct 30 Alexander d'Arbeloff, entrepreneur, dies at 101 in the year 1996.
Oct 30 RaiLink-Ottawa Valley takes over operation of the former CP line between Smiths Falls and Cartier, Ont as well as the Mattawa to Temiskaming branch in Quebec on this day in history.
Nov 01 On this day in history junius Richard Jayawardene, PM of Sri Lanka (1977-78), dies at 90
Nov 02 On this day in history alvaro Gomez Hurtado, Colombian politician, dies
Nov 02 On this day in history ontario L'Orignal Railway (RailTex) commences operation over the former CN line between Glen Robertson, Hawkesbury and L'Orignal, Ont.
Nov 03 On this day in history barry George Barrington Porter, politician, dies at 57
Nov 04 On this day in history andhra Pradesh cyclone in India killing 1,007 people
Nov 04 Robert Rapoport, social anthropologist, dies at 72 in the year 1996.
Nov 05 Eddie Harris, saxophonist/composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Nov 06 Mario Savio, activist, dies of heart attack at 53 in the year 1996.
Nov 07 Brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Nov 08 On this day in history edward Albert Radice, economist, dies at 89
Nov 09 Fred Lipmann, watchmaker, dies at 91 in the year 1996.
Nov 10 In the year 1996 beecher Moore, sailor, dies at 88
Nov 11 Helen Rosenthal, Teacher/health administrator, dies at 47 in the year 1996.
Nov 12 Don Kenyon, cricketer, dies at 72 in the year 1996.
Nov 13 In the year 1996 kenneth Watkins, woodland conservationist, dies at 86
Nov 14 In the year 1996 havelock Henry Trevor Hudson, lloyd's underwriter, dies at 77
Nov 15 Alger Hiss, former alleged spy/lawyer, dies at 92 on this day in history.
Nov 16 George Byatt, playwright, dies at 73 in the year 1996.
Nov 18 David Herbert, publisher, dies at 69 on this day in history.
Nov 19 On this day in history denis Jenkinson, journalist, dies at 74
Nov 20 In the year 1996 bert Geoffrey Achong, electron microscopist, dies at 67
Nov 21 Bernard William George Rose, organist, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Nov 21 CompuServe announced it would shut down its family-oriented service, WOW!, just eight months after it was launched on this day in history.
Nov 22 In the year 1996 america Online agreed to provide a pop-up screen asking members to select a pricing plan.
Nov 24 In the year 1996 edison Vasalievich Denisov, composer, dies at 67