All events that happened in 1996.
- 14th: "22 Short Films About Springfield" aired for the first time.
- 17th: Constantin Mustatea, an animator, died.
- 28th: "Raging Abe Simpson and His Grumbling Grandson in "The Curse of the Flying Hellfish"" aired for the first time.
- 1st: The Simpsons Cartoon Studio was released.
- 13th: Tom Coppola, a layout artist, died.