What Happened on April 14, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Apple Doesn't Fall" opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 1 performance

Sport awardUS Masters Golf

60th US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: Englishman Nick Faldo wins his 3rd Masters and 6th and final major title, 5 strokes ahead of Greg Norman of Australia

Golfer and Six-Time Major Championship Winner Nick Faldo
Golfer and Six-Time Major Championship Winner
Nick Faldo
Golfer Greg Norman
Golfer
Greg Norman
  • Detroit Red Wings win NHL record 62 games

Famous Birthdays

  • Abigail Breslin, American child actress, born in New York

Famous Deaths

  • Benjamin "Zik" Azikiwe Nnamdi, politician, dies at 91
  • Gaylord Birch, drummer (Pointer Sisters, Herbie Hancock), dies at 50
  • Manuel A "Manny" Greenhill, record producer, dies at 80
  • Mervyn Levy, artist/critic, dies at 81
  • William K Everson, film historian, dies at 67