What Happened on March 5, 1996

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Earl Weaver & Jim Bunning, elected to Hall of Fame

Famous Deaths

  • Joshua Compston, art impressario, dies at 26
  • Khundaqar Mushtaq Amhed, president of Bangladesh (1975), dies
  • Nicolas Cotoner y Cotoner, spanish courtier, dies at 90
  • Whit Bissell, actor (Time Tunnel), dies at 86