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
Born in 1996

Famous Deaths

  • 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

About March 6, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 6 months and 23 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