What Happened on March 3rd, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Auckland beat Wellington by 9 wickets to win Shell Trophy Final

Famous Deaths

  • David Bowman, trade unionist, dies at 82
  • John Joseph Krol, cardinal, dies at 95
  • Leo Malet, French crime novelist, dies at 86
  • Ludwig Freiherr von Hammerstein-Equord, journalist, dies at 76
  • Lyle Talbot, [Henderson], actor (Plan 9 From Outer Space), dies at 76
  • Marguerite Duras, writer, dies at 81
  • Meyer Schapiro, Lithuanian-born American art historian, dies at 91