What Happened on July 15th, 1996

Day of Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • A Belgian Air Force C-130 Hercules carrying the Royal Netherlands Army marching band crashes on landing at Eindhoven Airport.
  • After 2,216 consecutive games at shortstop, Cal Ripkin goes to 3rd
  • MSNBC begins Microsoft internet-NBC TV
  • Southern Mexico hit with 6.5 earthquake

Famous Divorces


Broken-heartDivorce of Interest

Prince Charles & Princess Diana sign divorce papers

His Royal Highness Prince Charles
His Royal Highness
Prince Charles

Famous Deaths

  • Dana Hill, actress (Vacation), dies at 32