On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Major

Canadian Open Women's Golf (du Maurier Classic), Edmonton CC: Laura Davies wins by 2 from Karrie Webb and Nancy Lopez

LPGA Golfer Laura Davies
LPGA Golfer
Laura Davies
LPGA Golfer Nancy Lopez
LPGA Golfer
Nancy Lopez
  • Jim Bunning, Earl Weaver, Bill Foster and Ned Hanlon inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown, NY

Famous Deaths

  • Geoff Hamilton, gardner/journalist, dies at 59