March 31, 1996 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 1st Opening Day in history in March takes place in Seattle
  • Karnataka defeat Tamil Nadu on 1st innings to win Ranji Trophy
  • Radio Canada International's final shortwave broadcast
  • Space Shuttle STS 76 (Atlantis 16), lands

Deaths in History

  • Dante Giacosa, engineer/designer, dies at 91
  • Dario Bellezza, Italian poet, dies of AIDS at 51
  • Julius Young, fast food entrepreneur, dies at 73