Historical Events on January 1, 1996

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 62nd Orange Bowl: #6 Florida State beats #8 Notre Dame, 31-26
  • 82nd Rose Bowl: #17 Southern California beats #3 Northwestern, 41-32
  • After 27 years, Betty Rubble debuts as a Flintstone vitamin
  • Curacao gains limited form of self rule (Status Aparte)