On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1996

Famous Deaths

  • Babrak Karmal, Prime Minister of Afghanistan (1980-81), dies
  • Det Glynn, teacher/anti-apartheid activist, dies at 84
  • George Duby, historian, dies at 77
1996 Highlights

About December 3, 1996

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 24 years and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius