What Happened on April 27, 1996

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Brunswick World Tournament of Champions won by Dave D'Entremont

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Robin Wright (30) weds actor Sean Penn (35) in Santa Monica, California

Actress Robin Wright
Actress
Robin Wright
Actor and Political Activist Sean Penn
Actor and Political Activist
Sean Penn
  • Romanian gymnast and three-time Olympic gold medalist Nadia Comaneci (35) weds gymnast champion Bart Conner (38) in Bucharest, Romania
  • Soap opera actor Lorenzo Lamas (38) weds Playboy model and actress Shauna Sand (24) in Rockland County, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Joan Sterndale Bennett, actress (Elizabeth-Dark Shadows), dies at 86
  • William Egan Colby, cIA Director, dies at 76