What Happened on March 10, 1996

Historical Events

People's Choice Awards

22nd People's Choice Awards: Tom Hanks & Demi Moore win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Tim Allen & Candice Bergen win (TV)

  • 37th SEC Men's Basketball Tournament: Mississippi State beats Kentucky, 84-73
  • 43rd ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: #12 Wake Forest beats #18 Georgia Tech, 75-74
  • NYC Mayor Rudy Guiliani visits Israel
1996 History

Famous Deaths

  • Lucius E. Burch Jr, US civil rights leader, dies at 84
  • Ross Hunter, American film producer (Airport, Madame X, Pillow Talk), dies at about 75 (date of birth disputed)

About March 10, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: One Sweet Day - Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men
  • UK #1 Song: How Deep Is Your Love - Take That