What Happened on April 17, 1996

Famous Birthdays

  • Dee Dee Davis, American actress, born in Culver City, California

Famous Deaths

  • Eva Jones, German poet and novelist (Taboo), dies at 82
  • Jose Luis Lopez Aranguren, philosopher, dies at 86
1996 Highlights

About April 17, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Because You Loved Me (From "Up Close & Personal") - Celine Dion
  • UK #1 Song: Return Of The Mack - Mark Morrison