What Happened on October 28, 1996

Historical Events

  • Goa upset Karnataka to win their 1st Ranji Cricket Trophy game ever

Famous Birthdays

  • Jasmine Jessica Anthony, American actress (1408, Water Pills), born in Tarzana, California
  • Naelee Rae, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • (Moritz) "Morey" Amsterdam, American comedian, cellist, and actor (The Dick Van Dyke Show - "Buddy"), dies at 87
  • Jack Tinker, British drama critic, dies at 58
  • William Downie Forrest, journalist, dies at 94
1996 Highlights

About October 28, 1996

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Labour Day (New Zealand), October Bank Holiday (Ireland)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) - Los Del Rio
  • UK #1 Song: Say You'll Be There - Spice Girls