January 8, 1996 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Blizzard buries eastern US causing at least 50 deaths

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Francois Mitterrand, President of France (1981-95), dies of cancer at 79

21st President of France Francois Mitterrand
21st President of France
Francois Mitterrand
  • Kurt Schmucker, member (Union of Christian Democrats), dies