On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1996

Famous Deaths

  • Abdelhamid Benhadugah, novelist, dies at 71
  • Eric Halsall, sheepdog trial commentator, dies at 76
  • Georgios Zoitakis, leader of Greece (1967-72), dies
  • Robert O'Neill Crossman, politician, dies at 49
  • Wang Li, politician, dies at 78
1996 Highlights

About October 21, 1996

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra