On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 2nd Presidents Cup Golf, Robert Trent Jones GC: US beats International team, 16½-15½
  • Bangladesh beat UAE by 104 runs to win the ACC Trophy Final

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

MLB Pitching Legend Nolan Ryan
MLB Pitching Legend
Nolan Ryan

Famous Deaths

  • Brother Eugene Gerard Salois, teacher, dies at 76
  • George Scheuer, writer/journalist, dies at 80
  • Hilary Preston, editor, dies at 88
  • 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