October 3, 1996 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Thunderdome in Tampa Bay renamed Tropicana Field

Deaths in History

  • Denis Frank Owen, Natural historian, dies at 65
  • Eustace Wenworth Roskill, law lord, dies at 85
  • Thomas ap Rees, British botanist, dies in a cycling accident at 65
  • Tony Parker, oral historian, dies at 73