What Happened on July 28, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Kennewick Man, the remains of a prehistoric man, is discovered near Kennewick, Washington.

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NY Yankee Darryl Strawberry hits his 300th HR

Baseball Player Darryl Strawberry
Baseball Player
Darryl Strawberry
  • Vicki Fergon wins LPGA Micelob Light Heartland Golf Classic

Famous Deaths

  • Harold C Fox, Fashion designer/musician, dies at 86
  • Marguerite "Marge" Ganser, pop singer (The Shangri-Las), dies at 48
  • Mickey Fenn, docker/socialist, dies at 58
  • Roger Tory Peterson, ornithologist/artist, dies at 87