What Happened on March 1st, 1996

Day of Week: Friday

Historical Events


Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Lenny Wilkens, winningest coach in NBA, coaches his 1,000th victory

NBA Point Guard and Coach Lenny Wilkens
NBA Point Guard and Coach
Lenny Wilkens
  • New toll-free 888 area code introduced in USA
  • Plans approved allowing traffic cameras High Harrington & Shap England

Famous Deaths

  • Margaret McKay, politician, dies at 85