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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1960s  1970s  1980s  – 1990s –  2000s  2010s  2020s
Years: 1993 1994 199519961997 1998 1999
1996 by topic
Subject: ArchaeologyArchitectureArtAviationFilmHome videoLiterature (Poetry) – MeteorologyMusic (Country, Metal) – Rail transportRadioScienceSpaceflightSportsTelevisionVideo gaming
Countries: AustraliaCanada – Ecuador – France – Germany – IndiaIreland – Italy – LuxembourgMalaysiaNew ZealandNorwayPakistan – Philippines – SingaporeSouth AfricaUKUSAZimbabwe
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1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year that started on a Monday. In the Gregorian calendar, it was the 1996th year of the Common Era, or of Anno Domini; the 996th year of the 2nd millennium; the 96th year of the 20th century; and the 7th of the 1990s.

Contents:
  1. Events of 1996
  2. Births
  3. Deaths  -  Ship events
  4. Nobel prizes -  Templeton Prize
  5. Right Livelihood Award -  Fields Medal
  6. See also -  Notes -  External links

The year 1996 was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty.

Events of 1996

January

January
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
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22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30 31

February

February
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29
Feb.15: Long March rocket, with Intelsat 708 satellite, veers upon launch (images from Cox Commission report for U.S. Congress).

March

March
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
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4 5 6 7 8 9 10
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18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

April

April
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
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8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30

May

May
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26 
27 28 29 30 31

June

June
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
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3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

July

July
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30 31

August

August
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
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5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29 30 31
The electron microscope revealed chain structures in meteorite fragment ALH84001.

September

September
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
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2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
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23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30

October

October
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30 31

November

November
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30

December

December
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
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2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30 31
1996 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1996
MCMXCVI
Ab urbe condita 2749
Armenian calendar 1445
ԹՎ ՌՆԽԵ
Bahá'í calendar 152 – 153
Bengali calendar 1403
Berber calendar 2946
Buddhist calendar 2540
Burmese calendar 1358
Byzantine calendar 7504 – 7505
Chinese calendar 乙亥年十一月十一日
(4632/4692-11-11)
— to —
丙子年十一月廿一日
(4633/4693-11-21)
Coptic calendar 1712 – 1713
Ethiopian calendar 1988 – 1989
Hebrew calendar 57565757
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2051 – 2052
 - Shaka Samvat 1918 – 1919
 - Kali Yuga 5097 – 5098
Holocene calendar 11996
Iranian calendar 1374 – 1375
Islamic calendar 1416 – 1417
Japanese calendar Heisei 8
(平成8年)
Korean calendar 4329
Thai solar calendar 2539
Unix time 820454400 – 852076799

Undated

Fictional

The following are references to year 1996 in fiction:

Environmental

Births

January - March

April - August

September - December

Deaths

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Ship events

Nobel Prizes

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Contents

Templeton Prize

Right Livelihood Award

Fields Medal

  • (unknown)

See also

Notes

  1. ^ Health and Amenity Effects of Global Warming
  2. ^ Westminster, Maryland (MD) Detailed Profile – relocation, real estate, travel, jobs, hospitals, schools, crime, news, sex offenders
  3. ^ Loi n°96-1107 du 18 décembre 1996 (French)

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Games released in 1996.

Pages in category "1996"

The following 108 pages are in this category, out of 108 total.

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  • 3D Pinball for Windows: Space Cadet
  • 3D Tetris

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  • Castlevania: Dracula X
  • Championship Manager 2: 96/97 Update
  • Civilization II
  • Civilization II: Conflicts in Civilization
  • Command & Conquer: Red Alert
  • Crash Bandicoot

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Decades
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Years
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1995 1996 1997 1998 1999

Hardware Releases

Software Releases

Key Events

  • The video game website GameSpot was launched.

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Up to date as of February 01, 2010

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Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1960s  1970s  1980s  - 1990s -  2000s  2010s  2020s

Years: 1993 1994 1995 - 1996 - 1997 1998 1999
1996 by topic:
Subject:      Archaeology - Architecture - Art
Aviation - Film - Home video - Literature (Poetry)
Meteorology - Music (Country, Metal)
Rail transport - Radio - Science
Sports - Television - Video gaming
Countries:      Australia - Canada - India - Ireland - Malaysia - New Zealand - Norway - Pakistan - Singapore - South Africa - UK - Zimbabwe
Leaders:    Sovereign states - State leaders
Religious leaders - Law
Categories: Births - Marriages - Deaths - Introductions
Establishments - Disestablishments - Awards

Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar).


Contents  (full)
1 Events of 1996
Jan. . Feb. . March . April
May . June . July  .  Aug.
Sept. . Oct. . Nov. .  Dec.
Undated . Ongoing . Fictional
2 Births
3 Deaths  -  Environmental
4 Nobel prizes -  Templeton Prize
5 Right Livelihood Award -  Fields Medal
6 See also -  Notes -  External links


The year 1996 was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. It was also the Chinese New Year of the Rat, a year traditionally feared for natural disasters.

Events of 1996

January

January
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30 31
Yasser Arafat

February

February
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29
The Long March rocket carrying the Intelsat 708 satellite begins to deviate from its course immediately after launch in these images from the report of the Cox Commission, which investigated the disaster for the U.S. Congress.

March

March
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

April

April
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30

May

May
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26 
27 28 29 30 31

June

June
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

July

July
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30 31

August

August
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29 30 31
The electron microscope revealed chain structures in meteorite fragment ALH84001

September

September
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30

October

October
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30 31

November

November
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30
Bill Clinton
Flight 961 breaks up in the Indian Ocean after it ran out of fuel.

December

December
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30 31

Undated

Ongoing

Fictional

The following are references to year 1996 in fiction:

1996 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1996
MCMXCVI

Ab urbe condita 2749
Armenian calendar 1445
ԹՎ ՌՆԽԵ
Bahá'í calendar 152 – 153
Buddhist calendar 2540
Coptic calendar 1712 – 1713
Ethiopian calendar 1988 – 1989
Hebrew calendar 5756 – 5757
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2051 – 2052
 - Shaka Samvat 1918 – 1919
 - Kali Yuga 5097 – 5098
Holocene calendar 11996
Iranian calendar 1374 – 1375
Islamic calendar 1416 – 1417
Japanese calendar Heisei 8


(平成 8年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2656
(皇紀2656年)
Julian calendar 2041
Korean calendar 4329
Thai solar calendar 2539

Births

Deaths

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Unknown dates

  • (none)

Environmental

Ship events

Nobel prizes

Templeton Prize

Right Livelihood Award

Fields Medal

  • (unknown)

People of the year 1996 at Familypedia

0 people were born in 1996

0 children were born to the 0 women born in 1996

11 people died in 1996

Father Mother Age at death
Marion Zena Baker (1908-1996) William Josiah Baker (1875-1957) Lydia Jessie Tracey (1877-1964) 8888
Allan Reginald Buttsworth (1939-1996) Reginald Harcourt Buttsworth (1913-1996) Emily May Gough (1918-1989) 5757
Donald Eldon Frederick (1934-1996) Walter Henry Frederick Sr. (1902-1985) Theodosia Pearl Jones (1903-1990) 6262
Åke Gösta Gahne (1919-1996) Carl Knut Gahne (1872-1951) Anna Johanna Kristina Widegren (1883-?) 7777
Helen Lucille Jones (1916-1996) Ernest Ezra Jones (1884-1939) Mabel Lillian Miller (1889-1962) 8080
Thomas James Mabbott (1906-1996) John Mabbott (1878-1939) Selena Carter (c1889-c1935) 9090
Fraser Robinson, Jr. (1912-1996) Fraser Robinson (1884-1936) Rosa Ella Cohen (c1895-1952) 8484
Keith Whatson (1912-1996) James Whatson (1886-1958) Ethel Isabel Cause (1882-1973) 8484
Gretha Ruth Elsa Widegren (1919-1996) Axel Aron Widegren (1873-?) Anna Mathilda Johansson (1873-?) 7777
Byron Joseph Woolsey (1911-1996) Joseph Gilbert Woolsey (1876-1966) Mertice May Chandler (1881-1943) 8585
Gösta Freiin von dem Bussche-Haddenhausen (1902-1996) Georg von dem Bussche Haddenhausen (1869-1923) Gabriëlle Marie Amalie von dem Bussche Ippenburg (1877-c1970) 9494


109 people lived in 1996

Father Mother
Grace Enid Baglin (1933-2006) Edward William Burgess Baglin (1906-1969) Florence Eveline Jenner (1901-1994)
Marion Zena Baker (1908-1996) William Josiah Baker (1875-1957) Lydia Jessie Tracey (1877-1964)
Arthur Allan Bang (1922-2004) Hans Bang (1897-1972) Clara Anna Bertha Andersen (1897-1968)
Donald E. Beers (1923-1998) Pearl A. Beers (1888-1962) Mary B. Nichols (1895-1960)
Eleanor C. Beers (1916-2004) Pearl A. Beers (1888-1962) Mary B. Nichols (1895-1960)
Ingrid of Sweden (1910-2000) Gustav VI Adolf of Sweden (1882-1973) Margaret of Connaught (1882-1920)
Bernhard zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1911-2004) Bernhard zur Lippe (1872-1934) Armgard von Sierstorpff-Cramm (1883-1971)
Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon (1900-2002) Claude George Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1855-1944) Nina Cecilia Cavendish-Bentinck (1862-1938)
Ernest Brogden (1884-1939) Ernest Brogden Linda L. Lacey
Dulcie May Bullock (c1912-1998) Samuel Robert Bullock (1884-1951) Daisy Gertrude Willis (1890-c1963)
Allan Reginald Buttsworth (1939-1996) Reginald Harcourt Buttsworth (1913-1996) Emily May Gough (1918-1989)
Eva Elsie Buttsworth (1919-bef1997) Henry Wilberforce Buttsworth (1883-c1977) Millicent Redman (1896-1921)
Phyllis Amelia Buttsworth (1917-2003) Henry Wilberforce Buttsworth (1883-c1977) Millicent Redman (1896-1921)
Mona Carle (1919-2002) Stanley Otto Carle (1895-1978) Eunice M Cook (c1896-1969)
David Brian Carrad (1916-2003) Harold Landon Carrad (1878-1953) Hildred Morgan Brown (1884-1932)
… further results

Events of the year 1996 at Familypedia

0 people were married in 1996.


There were 0 military battles in 1996.

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1996

See also

Notes

This page uses content from the English language Wikipedia. The original content was at 1996. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with this Familypedia wiki, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons License.
Facts about 1996RDF feed
Birth rate 0  +
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Mortality 0.101  +
People 109  +
Year 1,996  +

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Simple English

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1960s  1970s  1980s  - 1990s -  2000s  2010s  2020s
Years: 1993 1994 1995 - 1996 - 1997 1998 1999

1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar.

Contents

The most important events

Births

  • April 14 - Abigail Breslin, American actress

Deaths

Films released

Hit songs

New books

  • Absolute Power – David Baldacci
  • Alias GraceMargaret Atwood
  • Bandarshah – Al-Tayyib Salih
  • By the Shores of Gitchee Gumee – Tama Janowitz
  • Excession – Iain M. Banks
  • Executive OrdersTom Clancy
  • Feet of ClayTerry Pratchett
  • Fight ClubChuck Palahniuk
  • Fighting for Canada (Maîtres Chanteurs Chez Nous!) – Diane Francis
  • A Fine Balance – Rohinton Mistry
  • The Fourth EstateJeffrey Archer
  • Gods and Generals – Jeff Shaara
  • The Goldberg Variations – Nancy Huston
  • The Gun SellerHugh Laurie
  • Hackers – short story collection
  • HogfatherTerry Pratchett
  • How Stella Got Her Groove Back – Terry McMillan
  • Intensity – Dean R. Koontz
  • Kiki's Memoirs – Kiki, (translation by Samuel Putnam)
  • Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil – John Berendt
  • Moonlight Becomes You – Mary Higgins Clark
  • Polaroids From The Dead – Douglas Coupland
  • Primary Colors – Joe Klein as "Anonymous"
  • The Runaway JuryJohn Grisham
  • Selected Stories – Mavis Gallant
  • Sofia; The Sultan's Daughter – Ann Chamberlin
  • The Tailor of Panama – John le Carré
  • The Tenth Insight – James Redfield
  • Undaunted Courage – Stephen Ambrose
  • A Vicious Circle – Amanda Craigkrc:1996 джыл








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