On This Day

January 1, 1996 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • After 27 years, Betty Rubble debuts as a Flintstone vitamin
  • Curacao gains limited form of self rule (Status Aparte)

Deaths in History

  • Arleigh Burke, American admiral, dies at 94
  • Arthur Rudolph, German rocket engineer, dies at 89
  • Orapin Chaiyakan, first Thai woman elected to the Parliament of Thailand, dies at 91
1996 in History