On This Day

January 29, 1996 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

France will no longer test nuclear weapons, its president Jacques Chirac says, following international outcry over tests in the Pacific

President of France Jacques Chirac
President of France
Jacques Chirac

Deaths in History

  • Jack Sutherland, Scottish journalist, dies at 79
  • John Terence Reese, British bridge master, dies at 82
1996 in History