On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bob Dole and President Bill Clinton meet in their 1st debate

42nd US President Bill Clinton
42nd US President
Bill Clinton
  • Lois & Clark (fictional characters) wed
  • NY Jet Nick Lowrey ties Jan Stenerud with 373 NFL field goals

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

American country singer Faith Hill (29) weds singer and actor Tim McGraw (45) in Rayville, Louisiana

Country Singer Faith Hill
Country Singer
Faith Hill

Famous Deaths

  • Martyn Taylor, teacher/campaigner, dies at 57
  • Ted Bessell, American director and actor (Don-That Girl, Gomer Pyle- Frankie), dies of an aneurism at 61