What Happened on February 1, 1996

Historical Events

  • The Communications Decency Act is passed by the U.S. Congress.

Famous Deaths

  • Clive Burton, British neuropathologist, dies at 54
1996 Highlights

About February 1, 1996

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: One Sweet Day - Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men
  • UK #1 Song: Spaceman - Babylon Zoo