On This Day

What Happened on July 22, 1996

Famous Deaths

  • Courtney Alexandre Henriques Laws, community leader, dies at 65
  • Leon Shenandoah, Native American leader (Leader Of the Iroquois Confederacy), dies at 81
  • Peter Ludwig, German businessman and art collector, dies at 71
  • Robert Collins, keyboard player, dies at 33
  • Tamara Danz, German singer (Silly), dies of cancer at 43
1996 Highlights

About July 22, 1996

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: You're Makin' Me High/Let It Flow - Toni Braxton
  • UK #1 Song: Wannabe - Spice Girls