On This Day

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
  • Tran Van Tra, soldier, dies at 77
1996 Highlights

About April 20, 1996

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus