July 7, 1996 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nelson Mandela steps down as President of South Africa

Anti-apartheid activist and South African President Nelson Mandela
Anti-apartheid activist and South African President
Nelson Mandela
  • Space Shuttle STS 78 (Columbia 20), lands

Deaths in History

  • Albrecht Luitpold Michael Wittelsbach, duke of Bavaria, dies at 91