What Happened on March 21, 1996

Historical Events

Music History

Revival of Tennessee Williams' stage drama "Night of the Iguana", starring William Petersen and Marsha Mason, opens at Criterion Theater, NYC; runs for 68 performances

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Murray, Northern Ireland police officer and superintendent (RUC Special Branch), known as the "Bionic Man", dies at 51 [1]
1996 Highlights

About March 21, 1996

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Because You Loved Me (From "Up Close & Personal") - Celine Dion
  • UK #1 Song: How Deep Is Your Love - Take That