On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Howard Stern's book "Miss America" released in paperback

Famous Birthdays

  • Bella Hadid [Isabella Khair Hadid], American fashion model, born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Charles Downes, founder member of Independent Television News and cameraman, dies at 58
  • Harvey Vernon [Chet Smith], American actor (Teen Wolf, Jasper-Carter Country), dies at 69
  • Joachim Wohlgemuth, German writer, dies at 64
  • Nigel Thomas Loveridge Fisher, politician, dies at 83
  • Richard Clarkson, aerodynamicist, dies at 94