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

The most important events

Blizzard of 96 Snow Drifts
Blizzard of January 1996:Snow drifts in Yonkers, New York.
Bill Clinton
Bill Clinton is reelected as US President.

Births

Deaths

January – March

Gene Kelly - USN
Gene Kelly 1912-1996

April – June

EllaFitzgerald
Ella Fitzgerald 1917-1996

July – September

Spiro Agnew
Spiro Agnew 1918-1996

October – December

TinyTim
Tiny Tim 1932-1996
Lew Ayres in Johnny Belinda trailer
Lew Ayres 1908-1996

Nobel Prizes

Movies released

Hit songs

New books

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