What Happened on October 20th, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Summer & Smoke" closes at Criterion Theater NYC
  • Annika Sorenstam wins LPGA Samsung World Championship of Women's Golf
  • Braves Andruw Jones is youngest player to homer in World Series
  • Wasim Akram & Saqlain Mushtaq gets cricket Test record 313 for 8th wkt
  • Wasim Akram scores cricket 257 v Zimbabwe at Sheikhupura, 12 sixes

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred William Bill Bedford, test Pilot, dies at 75
  • Mary Tuck, social researcher/civil servant, dies at 68