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1996 Kids' Choice Awards facts for kids

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1996 Kids' Choice Awards
Host Whitney Houston
Rosie O'Donnell
Date May 11, 1996
Location Universal Studios Hollywood
Television coverage
Network Nickelodeon
 < 1995 Kids' Choice Awards 1997

The 9th Annual Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards was held on May 11, 1996, at Universal Studios Hollywood. Whitney Houston hosted and Rosie O'Donnell co-hosted via satellite from a New York Harbor cruise. Houston became the first celebrity to host more than one Kids' Choice Awards.

Mark Curry passed the torch to actress and rap star Queen Latifah and slimed her.

Winners and nominees

Winners are listed first, in bold. Other nominees are in alphabetical order.


Favorite Movie Favorite Movie Actor
Favorite Movie Actress


Favorite TV Show Favorite TV Actor
Favorite TV Actress Favorite Cartoon


Favorite Singer Favorite Group
Favorite Song
  • "Baby" – Brandy
  • "Gangsta's Paradise" – Coolio
  • "One Sweet Day" – Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men
  • "Waterfalls" – TLC


Favorite Male Athlete Favorite Female Athlete
Favorite Sports Team


Favorite Video Game Favorite Animal Star
Favorite Book

Special Recognitions

Hall of Fame

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