On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1996

Historical Events

  • Bangladesh beat UAE by 104 runs to win the ACC Trophy Final
  • Presidents Cup Golf, Robert Trent Jones GC: Mark O'Meara and David Duval are undefeated as US edges International team, 16½-15½

Sports History

Texas Rangers retire their 1st number, Nolan Ryan's #34

Famous Deaths

  • Brother Eugene Gerard Salois, teacher, dies at 76
  • George Scheuer, Austrian writer and journalist, dies at 80
  • Joan Perry [Elizabeth Rosiland Miller], American film actress, model, and singer (Hands of a Stranger), dies at 85
  • Peter Michael Grayson, British showman, dies at 70
1996 Highlights

About September 15, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 2 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo