On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1996

Historical Events

  • "Holiday" closes at Circle in Sq Theater NYC after 49 performances
  • "Swinging On a Star" closes at Music Box Theater NYC after 97 performances
  • AFC Championship, Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh Steelers beat Indianapolis Colts, 20-16
  • NFC Championship, Texas Stadium: Dallas Cowboys beat Green Bay Packers, 38-27

Famous Deaths

  • Eric Briault, educationalist, dies at 84
  • Jacques-Baptiste LeBrun, French finn yachtsman (Olympic gold 1932), dies at 85
  • Pamelo Mounk'a, Congolese musician, dies at 50
1996 Highlights

About January 14, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Makar Sankranti / Pongal (India)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn

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