What Happened on August 23, 1996

Historical Events

Declaration of War

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

1996 Highlights

About August 23, 1996

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) - Los Del Rio
  • UK #1 Song: Wannabe - Spice Girls