On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1996

Famous Birthdays

  • Tessa Allen, American actress, born in Manhattan Beach, California

Famous Deaths

  • Anne Kristen, actress (Truth or Dare, Rachel-Dr Finlay), dies at 59
  • Gerry Gomez, West Indian cricketer (post-war WI all-rounder), dies at 76
  • Peter Winter, naval commander, dies at 78
1996 Highlights

About August 7, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo