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December 29, 1996 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Deaths in History

  • Alma Birk, journalist/politician, dies at 77
  • Daniel Mayer, French journalist and resistance fighter, dies at 87
  • Oswald Szemerényi, Hungarian linguist, dies at 83
  • Peggy (Margaret McCrorie) Herbison, politician, dies at 89
  • Robert Morris, American lawyer, dies at 81
  • William Thomas Pennar Davies, poet author/theologian, dies at 85
1996 in History