On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • South Australia grab exciting draw vs W A to win Sheffield Shield
  • St Francis Fighting Saints scores college baseball run record 71-1

Famous Deaths

  • Booba [Roosevelt Melvin] Barnes, American blues guitarist, dies at 59
  • Carl Stokes, 1st African American mayor of a major US city (Cleve), dies
  • Christopher John Seward, aid worker, dies at 45
  • Ron Brown, American Secretary of Commerce, dies in an air accident aged 54
  • Ronald Harmon Brown, American politician (Democratic Party), dies at 54