What Happened on December 4, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Music awardsMusic Awards

7th Billboard Music Awards: Alanis Morissette win

Singer-Songwriter Alanis Morissette
Alanis Morissette
  • NASA's 1st Mars rover launched from Cape Canaveral
  • Orlando Magic tie NBA record of fewest ponts scored since inception of 24 second clock losing to Cleveland Cavalier, 84-57

Famous Deaths

  • Basil Nield, judge/politician, dies at 83
  • Muriel Monkhouse, Red Cross worker, dies at 86