What Happened on October 23, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • NY Yankees set record by coming back from 6-0 in World Series game to beat Atlanta Braves 8-6, also set record of 7th straight road win

Famous Weddings

  • American caricaturist Al Hirshfeld (93) weds Louise Kerz

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Kelly, pianist/teacher, dies at 67
  • Diana Trilling, writer, dies at 91
  • Lin Onus, Australian Aboriginal artist, dies at 47
  • Ronald Alfred Gardyne "Rags" Butler, sailor, dies at 68