On This Day

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? 24 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius