Historical Events In 1996
Thursday, 18 August 2022
Oct 23 On this day in history alexander Kelly, pianist/teacher, dies at 67
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 in the year 1996.
Oct 27 In the year 1996 belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher, dies at 84
Oct 28 In the year 1996 jack Tinker, drama critic, dies at 58
Oct 29 James Leo Herlihy, author (Midnight Cowboy), commits suicide at 66 on this day in history.
Oct 30 On this day in history alexander d'Arbeloff, entrepreneur, dies at 101
Oct 30 In the year 1996 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.
Nov 01 On this day in history junius Richard Jayawardene, PM of Sri Lanka (1977-78), dies at 90
Nov 02 Alvaro Gomez Hurtado, Colombian politician, dies on this day in history.
Nov 02 Ontario L'Orignal Railway (RailTex) commences operation over the former CN line between Glen Robertson, Hawkesbury and L'Orignal, Ont in the year 1996.
Nov 03 On this day in history barry George Barrington Porter, politician, dies at 57
Nov 04 Andhra Pradesh cyclone in India killing 1,007 people on this day in history.
Nov 04 On this day in history robert Rapoport, social anthropologist, dies at 72
Nov 05 Eddie Harris, saxophonist/composer, dies at 62 in the year 1996.
Nov 06 Mario Savio, activist, dies of heart attack at 53 on this day in history.
Nov 07 On this day in history brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist, dies at 84
Nov 08 Edward Albert Radice, economist, dies at 89 in the year 1996.
Nov 09 Fred Lipmann, watchmaker, dies at 91 in the year 1996.
Nov 10 Beecher Moore, sailor, dies at 88 in the year 1996.
Nov 11 Helen Rosenthal, Teacher/health administrator, dies at 47 on this day in history.
Nov 12 Don Kenyon, cricketer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1996.
Nov 16 In the year 1996 george Byatt, playwright, dies at 73
Nov 18 In the year 1996 david Herbert, publisher, dies at 69
Nov 19 Denis Jenkinson, journalist, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1996 bert Geoffrey Achong, electron microscopist, dies at 67
Nov 21 On this day in history bernard William George Rose, organist, dies at 80
Nov 21 In the year 1996 compuServe announced it would shut down its family-oriented service, WOW!, just eight months after it was launched
Nov 22 America Online agreed to provide a pop-up screen asking members to select a pricing plan in the year 1996.
Nov 24 On this day in history edison Vasalievich Denisov, composer, dies at 67