On This Day

What Happened on August 23, 1996

Historical Events


BattleDeclaration of War

Osama bin Laden issues message entitled "A declaration of war against the Americans occupying the land of the two holy places"

Islamic Militant and Terrorist Osama bin Laden
Islamic Militant and Terrorist
Osama bin Laden

1996 Highlights

About August 23, 1996

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 23 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo