What Happened on July 19, 1996

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 26th Olympic Games opens in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Jason Gallian scores 312 in 683 mins for Lancashire v Derbyshire

Famous Deaths

  • David Nicolson, British businessman and politician, dies at 73
  • Emmanual Tettey Mensah, musician, dies at 77
  • Lawrence Martin Jenco, priest, dies at 61
  • Mervyn Hugh Cowie, willife conservationist, dies at 87
  • Owen Tudor Williams, civil engineer, dies at 79
  • Pran Nath Chhuttani, Indian physician and teacher, dies at 81