Royal Rumble (1996) was the ninth annual Royal Rumble professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced by the World Wrestling Federation. It took place on January 21, 1996 at the Selland Arena in Fresno, California.
- Tag Team Match for the WWF Tag Team Championship: WWF Tag Team Champions The Smoking Gunns (Billy Gunn and Bart Gunn) def. The Bodydonnas (Skip and Zip) (w/ Sunny) to retain the titles. (11:14)
- Singles Match for the WWF Intercontinental Championship: Goldust (w/ Marlena) def. Intercontinental Champion Razor Ramon to win the title. (14:17)
- Marlena's debut