What Happened on April 20, 1996

Historical Events

  • 1996 NFL Draft: Keyshawn Johnson from USC first pick by New York Jets
  • Chicago Bulls win record 72 games in a season

Famous Deaths

  • Cecilia Grace Hunt Reeves Gillie, Executive (BBC), dies at 88
  • Christopher Robin Milne, bookseller, dies at 75
  • Trần Văn Trà [Nguyễn Chấn], North Vietnamese military leader, dies at 77 or 78

About April 20, 1996

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Because You Loved Me (From "Up Close & Personal") - Celine Dion
  • UK #1 Song: Return Of The Mack - Mark Morrison