What Happened on July 30, 1996

Historical Events

  • Tommy Lasoda retires as LA Dodger manager

Famous Deaths

Claudette Colbert

Claudette Colbert, French-born American actress (It Happened One Night), dies of a stroke at 93

  • Father Alan Cheales, British Dominican priest (served 33 years at St Dominic's priory, London), dies at 83
  • Magda Schneider, actress (Going Gay, Be Mine Tonight), dies at 87
1996 Highlights

About July 30, 1996

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 26 years and 2 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) - Los Del Rio
  • UK #1 Song: Wannabe - Spice Girls