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
  • 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? 25 years and 3 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo