On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 1996

Historical Events

  • Gary Kirsten scores 188* for South Africa v UAE at Rawalpindi

Famous Deaths

  • Charles McCorquodale, art historian, dies at 47
  • Edmund Gerald "Pat" Brown, American politician and Governor of California (D: 1959-67), dies at 90
  • Kenneth Robinson, politician/businessman, dies at 84
  • Roger Bowen, American actor (M*A*S*H, Main Event, What about Bob), dies at 62
  • Susan Bosence, British textile designer and blockprinter, dies at 82
  • Walter Brown "Brownie" McGhee, American blues singer/guitarist, dies at 80
1996 Highlights

About February 16, 1996

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius