On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1996

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Yankee Dwight Gooden no-hits Seattle Mariners 2-0

Baseball Pitcher Dwight Gooden
Baseball Pitcher
Dwight Gooden

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actor Antonio Banderas (35) weds actress Melanie Griffith (38) at the Westminster register office in London


Famous Deaths

  • Edward John Gurney, American politician, US senator (1969-74), dies at 82
  • Qazaleh Alizadeh, writer, dies at 48
  • Sritharan Jeganathan, cricketer, 1st Sri Lankan Test player to die
  • Vera Chapman, English writer and Tolkien Society founder, dies at 98
1996 Highlights

About May 14, 1996

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus