On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1996

Historical Events

  • "How To Succeed in Business..." closes at R Rodgers NYC after 548 performances
  • "Thousand Clowns" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 32 performances
  • New York Yankees closer John Wetteland sets MLB record 24 consecutive saves
  • NY Yanks sweep complete season series in Baltimore for 1st time

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Senior Players Championship Men's Golf, TPC of Michigan: Raymond Floyd wins first of 2 event titles by 2 strokes from Hale Irwin

Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner Ray Floyd
Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner
Ray Floyd

Famous Weddings

  • "Green Bay Packer" quarterback Brett Favre (26) weds Deanna Tynes (27) at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Famous Deaths

  • Jeff Krosnoff, American CART driver, killed in a racing accident at 31
  • Kenneth Bainbridge, American physicist (measurements of mass differences between nuclear isotopes), dies at 91
  • Kim Besly, British Peace activist (Greenham Common), dies at 69
1996 Highlights

About July 14, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer