On This Day

December 30, 1996 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

Historic Event

Proposed budget cuts by Benjamin Netanyahu spark protests from 250,000 workers who shut down services across Israel.

  • United Nations announces that a total of 21 contracts have been approved for the limited Iraqi oil sales under Resolution 986

Deaths in History

  • Robert Grant Ferris, British politician, dies at 89
1996 in History