On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1996

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

American actor Marlon Brando makes anti-Semitic remarks about Hollywood on "Larry King Live", stating that the 'Jews control Hollywood'

Actor Marlon Brando
Marlon Brando
TV and Radio Host Larry King
TV and Radio Host
Larry King
  • American baseball player Albert Belle shows off his arm by hitting Sports Illustrated photographer Tony Tomsic in the hand prior to a game

Famous Deaths

  • Gordon Clough, English journalist (BBC Radio 4), dies at 61

Person of interestGreer Garson

Greer Garson, British actress (Goodbye Mr Chips, Mrs Miniver), dies at 92

Actress Greer Garson
Greer Garson
  • Nadieh [Karin Meis], Dutch singer, guitarist and composer (Haifa Blue) dies from a pulmonary embolism and breast cancer at 37
1996 Highlights

About April 6, 1996

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 6 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries