What Happened on September 1, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Balt Ravens (Cleveland Browns) 1st NFL game, beat Oakland Raiders, 17-14

Famous Birthdays

  • Zendaya [Coleman], American actress (Shake it Up), singer and dancer, born in Oakland, California

Famous Weddings

  • Presidential daughter Amy Carter (29), the only child of former U.S President Jimmy Carter weds computer consultant Jim Wentzel (28) in Plains, Georgia

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Daniels, archaeologist, dies at 63
  • George Levy, antique dealer/heritage campaigner, dies at 69
  • Karl Kehrle, Benedictine monk and beekeeper, dies at 98
  • Vagn Holmboe, Danish neo-classical composer (Sinfonia rustica), dies at 86