1996
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1996

1996 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1996
MCMXCVI
Ab urbe condita2749
Armenian calendar1445
?
Assyrian calendar6746
Bahá'í 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? (Wood Pig)
4692 or 4632
    -- to --
(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
(8?)
Javanese calendar1928-1929
Juche calendar85
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4329
Minguo calendarROC 85
85?
Nanakshahi calendar528
Thai solar calendar2539
Tibetan calendar?
(female Wood-Pig)
2122 or 1741 or 969
    -- to --
?
(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:

  • International Year for the Eradication of Poverty

Events

January

February

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

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July

August

The electron microscope reveals chain structures in meteorite fragment ALH84001.

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Births

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Nobel Prizes

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Right Livelihood Award

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