On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1996

Day of the Week: Monday

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, film editor, dies at 66