On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1996

Famous Birthdays

  • Alessia Cara [Caracciolo], Canadian singer-songwriter ("Here"), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • Alessia Cara, Canadian singer-songwriter ("How Far I'll Go"), born in Brampton, Ontario

Famous Deaths

  • Florrie Rodrigo, Dutch dancer, choreography and teacher (Schepelingen), dies at 102
  • Louis Gottlieb, American musician (The Limeliters), dies at 72
  • Martin Corbett, English gay rights activist (Gay Liberation Front, OutRage!), dies of AIDS at 51
1996 Highlights

About July 11, 1996

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer