On This Day

What Happened on April 13, 1996

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • En route to NHL record 62 victories Detroit Red Wings win #61
  • Ottawa Senators eliminate Stanley Cup Champs NJ Devils from playoff

Famous Deaths

  • Denis Sargan, British econometrician, dies at 71
  • George Mackey Brown, poet, dies at 74
  • James "Jimmy the Gent" Burke, criminal, dies at 64
  • Vjekoslav Kaleb, Croatian writer (Splendor of the Fabric), dies at 90