On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1996

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Last day of 1st-class cricket for Allan Border (Qld v Vic)

Test Cricketer Allan Border
Test Cricketer
Allan Border
  • The International Monetary Fund approves a $10.2 billion loan for Russia

Famous Deaths

  • David Packard, American electronic engineer and businessman, dies at 83
  • Edmund Muskie, American politician (Sen-D-Me) and US Secretary of State (1980-81), dies at 81
  • Tom Wakefield, British writer, dies at 60
  • [Elizabeth] Cissie Charlton, English football matriarch, dies at 83
1996 Highlights

About March 26, 1996

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries