On This Day

Events in Film & Television in March 1996

  • Mar 6 10th American Comedy Award: James Burrows

Film release premierFilm Release

Mar 8 "Fargo" directed and written by Joel and Ethan Coen, starring Frances McDormand, William H. Macy and Steve Buscemi released in the US

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

Mar 10 22nd People's Choice Awards: Tom Hanks & Demi Moore win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Tim Allen & Candice Bergen win (TV)

Actor Tom Hanks
Actor
Tom Hanks
Actress Demi Moore
Actress
Demi Moore
Actor Tim Allen
Actor
Tim Allen
  • Mar 24 16th Golden Raspberry Awards: "Showgirls" wins

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

Mar 25 68th Academy Awards: "Braveheart", Nicolas Cage & Susan Sarandon win

Sport defeatWrestleMania

Mar 31 WrestleMania XII, Arrowhead Pond of Anaheim, CA - Shawn Michaels beats Bret Hart for WWF Heavyweight title

Professional Wrestler Shawn Michaels
Professional Wrestler
Shawn Michaels