January 31, 1996: Day of the Week
January 31, 1996 was the 31st day of the year 1996 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 335 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Suiyōbi.
A person born on this day will be 27 years old today. If that same person saved a Cent every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $87.10 today.
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Here’s the January 1996 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1996 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Aquarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Pig is the mythical animal and Wood is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
January 31, 1996 Historical Event(s)
- 1996An explosives-filled truck rams into the gates of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka in Colombo, Sri Lanka killing at least 86 and injuring 1,400.
- 1996Comet Hyakutake is discovered by Japanese amateur astronomer Yuji Hyakutake.
Who was born on January 31, 1996?
- 1996Joel Courtney, American film actor
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