On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1996

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Despite Sachin Tendulkar's masterful 137 in India's 3 for 272, Sri Lanka wins Cricket World Cup match in Delhi by 6 wickets; Sanath Jayasuriya 79, Hashan Tillakaratne 70no


Famous Deaths

  • Jacobo Majluta Azar, 47th President of the Dominican Republic (1978-82), dies at 61