On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1996

Historical Events

  • "Crazy after You" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 1622 performances
  • "Fool Moon" closes at Ambassador Theater NYC after * performances
  • 16th United Negro College Fund raises $12,600,000

Famous Birthdays

  • Abbey Speakman, English twin born 19 days after her twin sister

Famous Deaths

  • James Holland, English artist and exhibition organiser, dies at 90
  • Károly Grósz, Hungarian communist politician, dies at 65
  • Robley D Evans, nuclear physicist, dies at 88
  • Seton Howard Frederick Lloyd, English Archaeologist, dies at 93
  • Tarō Okamoto, Japanese avant-garde artist (b. 1911)
1996 Highlights

About January 7, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn