On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1996

Famous Weddings

  • Secretary of Defense and former US Senator William Cohen of Maine (56) weds Black Entertainment Television host Janet Langhart (54) at United States Capitol in Washington, D.C.

LoveWedding of Interest

Singer Prince Rogers Nelson (37) weds belly dancer Mayte Garcia (22) in Minneapolis


Famous Deaths

  • Bob Paisley, football manager, dies at 77
  • Eva Hart, Titanic survivor, dies at 90
  • Ivan William Hannaford, sociologist, dies at 64
  • Lady Caroline Blackwood, British journalist and writer (The Last of the Duchess), dies at 64
  • Taiguara [Chalar da Silva], Brazilian singer and songwriter, dies at 50
1996 Highlights

About February 14, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius