Historical Events on February 23, 1996

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"Trainspotting" directed by Danny Boyle based on the book by Irvine Welsh, starring Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle and Jonny Lee Miller opens in cinemas in the UK and Ireland

  • Mark Waugh scores 130 in World Cup vs Kenya, 207 w/brother Steve
  • Rajindra Dhanraj takes 9-97 for Trinidad against Leeward Islands