November 6, 1996 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • "The English Patient" based on the novel by Michael Ondaatje, directed by Anthony Minghella and starring Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche and Kristen Scott Thomas premieres in Los Angeles (Best Picture 1997)
  • LA Dodger Todd Hollandsworth wins NL Rookie of Year

Deaths in History

  • Mario Savio, American political activist, dies of heart attack at 53
  • Patience Edney, nurse/communist, dies at 85