December 17, 1996 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • "In My Bed" single released by Dru Hill (Billboard Song of the Year 1997)

Deaths in History

  • Elizabeth Hill, teacher of Salvonic languages, dies at 96
  • Michael Saunders, barrister, dies at 22
  • Stanko Todorov, Bulgarian communist politician, Prime Minister of Bulgaria (1971-81), dies at 76