What Happened on July 20, 1996

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • In Spain an ETA bomb at an airport kills 35

Famous Weddings

  • Tony Award-winning actress Bernadette Peters (48) weds investment adviser Michael Wittenberg (34) in Millbrook, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Colin Campbell Mitchell, soldier, dies at 70
  • Peter Malcolm Gordon Raleigh, journalist, dies at 77