On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1996

Historical Events

  • 10th American Comedy Award: James Burrows
  • Aravinda De Silva smashes 145 v Kenya in cricket World Cup at Kandy Sri Lanka score 5-398 in 50 overs in World Cup v Kenya

Famous Birthdays

  • Savanah Stehlin, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • Douglas Patrick Thomas Jay, politician, dies at 88
  • Herb Hall, American jazz clarinetist and saxophonist, dies at 88
  • Simon Cadell, English actor (Enemy at the Door), dies at 45
  • Stanley Booth-Clibborn, British Anglican Bishop of Manchester, dies at 71
1996 Highlights

About March 6, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces