On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1996

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Monroe, American singer known as the "Father of Bluegrass" (Blue Moon of Kentucky), dies at 84
  • Edward Greenall, businessman/sportsman, dies at 67
  • Jack Pepys, immunologist, dies at 82
  • Ruggero Mastroianni, Italian film editor (Giulietta degli spiriti), dies at 66
1996 Highlights

About September 9, 1996

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo