May 23, 1996 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Fred Norris of the Howard Stern show changes his name legally to Eric

Deaths in History

  • Kronid Arkadyevich Lyubarsky, human rights activist, dies at 61
  • Rob Hall, New Zealand high altitude climber (b. 1941)
  • Scott Fischer, American high altitude climber (b. 1955)