What Happened on September 25, 1996

Historical Events

  • The last of the Magdalen Asylums closes in Ireland.

Famous Deaths

  • Betty Gathergood, British curator (Dr. Johnson's House), dies at 80 [1]
  • Nicu CeauČ™escu, youngest child of Romanian Communist Dictator Nicolae CeauČ™escu and considered the President's heir apparent, dies of cirrhosis at 45
1996 Highlights

About September 25, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) - Los Del Rio
  • UK #1 Song: Ready Or Not - Fugees