On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1996

Famous Deaths

  • J. Edward Day, 55th U.S. Postmaster General (1961), dies at 82
  • Patricia Ticia Anne Ingrams, broadcaster, dies at 50
  • Patrick Johnson, English physicist, dies at 92
1996 Highlights

About October 29, 1996

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 24 years and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio