On This Day

What Happened on December 11, 1996

Famous Birthdays

Hailee Steinfeld

Hailee Steinfeld, American actress and singer (True Grit, Pitch Perfect), born in Los Angeles, California

Actress and Singer Hailee Steinfeld
Actress and Singer
Hailee Steinfeld

Famous Deaths

  • Herbert Sally Frankel, South African born economist, dies at 93
  • Robert Bromston Thesiger Daniell, English soldier, dies at 95
  • W. G. G. Duncan-Smith, British WWII fighter pilot, dies at 82
  • William George Rushton, actor, author and cartoonist (TW3), dies at 59
1996 Highlights

About December 11, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius