1996 was a year in the 20th century.
- The McFly family took a vacation this year and documented it on a videobook.
- Griff Tannen was born to Biff Tannen Jr. and an unnamed woman.
- (Possible) Marlene McFly was born to Marty McFly and Jennifer Parker.
- (1985A Timeline, possibility) Lorraine Tannen shoots and kills her husband, Biff.