On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 1996

Famous Birthdays

  • Georgia Hall, British golfer (British Open 2018), born in Bournemouth, England

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actor and filmmaker Dennis Hopper (60) weds actress Victoria Duffy (29) at Boston's Old South Church

Actor and Director Dennis Hopper
Actor and Director
Dennis Hopper

Famous Deaths

  • Marthe Robert, essayist/translator, dies at 82
  • Nancy Sheehan, writer, dies at 69
  • William Wilkinson, English conservationist and businessman, dies at 63
1996 Highlights

About April 12, 1996

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries