On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1996

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Deaths

  • George Snell, genetecist, dies at 92
  • Glyn Worsnip, broadcaster, dies at 57
  • Jean Sinclair, South African campaigner, founder member and first president of the Black Sash in 1955, dies at 88
  • Kusuo Kitamura, Japanese 1500m freestyle swimmer (Olympic gold 1932), dies at 78
  • Richard Michael Hills, comedy script writer, dies at 70