Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1996 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1996
MCMXCVI
Ab urbe condita2749
Armenian calendar1445
ԹՎ ՌՆԽԵ
Assyrian calendar6746
Baháʼí calendar152–153
Balinese saka calendar1917–1918
Bengali calendar1403
Berber calendar2946
British Regnal year44 Eliz. 2 – 45 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2540
Burmese calendar1358
Byzantine calendar7504–7505
Chinese calendar乙亥年 (Wood Pig)
4692 or 4632
    — to —
丙子年 (Fire Rat)
4693 or 4633
Coptic calendar1712–1713
Discordian calendar3162
Ethiopian calendar1988–1989
Hebrew calendar5756–5757
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2052–2053
 - Shaka Samvat1917–1918
 - Kali Yuga5096–5097
Holocene calendar11996
Igbo calendar996–997
Iranian calendar1374–1375
Islamic calendar1416–1417
Japanese calendarHeisei 8
(平成8年)
Javanese calendar1928–1929
Juche calendar85
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4329
Minguo calendarROC 85
民國85年
Nanakshahi calendar528
Thai solar calendar2539
Tibetan calendar阴木猪年
(female Wood-Pig)
2122 or 1741 or 969
    — to —
阳火鼠年
(male Fire-Rat)
2123 or 1742 or 970
Unix time820454400 – 852076799

1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1996th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 996th year of the 2nd millennium, the 96th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1990s decade.

1996 was designated as:

Events

January

February

Feb.15: Long March rocket, with Intelsat 708 satellite, veers upon launch (images from Cox Commission report for U.S. Congress).
Feb.15: Long March rocket, with Intelsat 708 satellite, veers upon launch (images from Cox Commission report for U.S. Congress).

March

April

May

June

July

August

The electron microscope reveals chain structures in meteorite fragment ALH84001.
The electron microscope reveals chain structures in meteorite fragment ALH84001.

September

October

November

December

Births

Births
January · February · March · April · May · June · July · August · September · October · November · December

January

Florence Pugh
Helly Shah
Dove Cameron

February

Sasha Pieterse
Noah Rubin
Sophie Turner
Shi Yuqi

March

Timo Werner
Myles Turner

April

Loïc Nottet
Abigail Breslin
Anya Taylor-Joy

May

Noah Munck
Birdy
Ryan Ochoa

June

Tom Holland
Alen Halilović

July

Adelina Sotnikova
Ben Simmons

August

Brianna Hildebrand

September

Zendaya
Sigrid

October

Bella Hadid
Lewis Capaldi
Devin Booker

November

Lil Peep
Lorde

December

Hailee Steinfeld
Kaitlyn Dever

Deaths

Further information: Category:1996 deaths

Deaths
January · February · March · April · May · June · July · August · September · October · November · December

January

Main article: Deaths in January 1996

François Mitterrand
King Moshoeshoe II

February

Main article: Deaths in February 1996

Gene Kelly
Audrey Meadows
Martin Balsam

March

Main article: Deaths in March 1996

George Burns
Odysseas Elytis
Edmund Muskie

April

Main article: Deaths in April 1996

Greer Garson

May

Main article: Deaths in May 1996

Nnamdi Azikiwe
Tamara Toumanova
Timothy Leary

June

Main article: Deaths in June 1996

Ella Fitzgerald
Andreas Papandreou

July

Main article: Deaths in July 1996

Claudette Colbert

August

Main article: Deaths in August 1996

Tadeusz Reichstein
Alejandro Agustín Lanusse

September

Main article: Deaths in September 1996

Spiro Agnew
Paul Erdős
Dorothy Lamour

October

Main article: Deaths in October 1996

Morey Amsterdam

November

Main article: Deaths in November 1996

Jean-Bédel Bokassa
Abdus Salam

December

Main article: Deaths in December 1996

Marcello Mastroianni
Carl Sagan

Nobel Prizes

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Right Livelihood Award

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