What Happened on August 4, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardGolf Major

24th du Maurier Golf Classic: Laura Davies

LPGA Golfer Laura Davies
LPGA Golfer
Laura Davies
  • 26th Olympic games closes at Atlanta, Georgia
  • J Bunning, E Weaver, B Foster, & N Hanlon inducted in Hall of Fame

Famous Deaths

  • Geoff Hamilton, gardner/journalist, dies at 59